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Does the way you dress really matter as an analyst? I understand looking clean and well rested, but it’s not like the client is looking at you as the company spokesmodel! Thoughts?

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Whaaat? And here I thought my italian hand crafted bruno magli shoes were winning the client over.

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Dress for your managers/team just as much as the client. "Dress for the job you want, not the one you have." Do your managers look like they give a sh*t when they arrive client site? You should too.

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I just wear cargo pants and sketchers on a day-to-day basis. Judge the work not the outfit...

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If you're on the client site, I think dressing well does matter! Whether we like it or not, consulting is an industry where image matters a lot

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Dress well but not like a douchebag consultant. I.e. nicely fitting clothes that match, not your ferragamo belt and fancy pants eyeglasses

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Agree with above. Nothing is worse than a group of consultants all dressed in black suits with black brief cases and roller bags. Show some personality!

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