Dressing professionally for an interview is really important. How you dress can make , or break, your chances of getting a job offer. But what do you do when you can't afford interview attire? One local organization is helping disadvantaged job seekers dress appropriately for an interview and prepare for an interview effectively.
Connections To Success is a non-profit organization providing programs to help inspire under privileged women realize their dreams , by helping break the cycle of poverty for those searching for a place to work . When jog hunting, first impressions are critical to a potential employer. One suit can make a difference for job seekers. It's called dressing for success and Connections is dedicated to helping low income women who are struggling obtain and keep a job by providing hope through a variety of programs and services.
Many of the participants continue to take a proactive role in seeking employment . Donated clothes at the Dress for Success Midwest Boutique are given to clients.
Organizers say dressing properly will give job seekers a competitive edge and a positive first impression. Connection For Success philosophy is simple but powerful.