“Come in and meet the team” interview at mid to late stage startup (non-SF). Still suit and tie? The initial conversation was with the person I’d be reporting to and it’s been pretty informal so far

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It's up to the culture, the impression you want to give, and *your impression* of the impression you should give. People are quick to jump to "lolol u'll look so dumbz if they ware jeenz n u weer suitz! XD" but i default to "communication is a two-way street". I usually wear a suit because I want to project strict professionalism.... but if they tell me business casual, I won't project non-listening by ignoring that.

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Ask whomever you're working with at the company. No harm in inquiring about company policy on dress code.

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Just interviewed at a startup (non-sf) and I wore nice pants, nice shirt plus tie. And I think I shouldn’t have worn the tie

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What’s the industry? Tech? If so yeah

Yes, it’s tech

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