[rescue] Do you remember when? Security software.....

Charles Shannon Hendrix shannon at widomaker.com
Wed Aug 13 13:42:51 CDT 2003

On Tue, Aug 12, 2003 at 09:33:58PM -0700, Daniel de Young wrote:

> If they don't take me because I'm not right for the job, that's fine. 
> If they don't take me because I actually looked nice for the interview,
> I'm not sure I want to work there.  That's just *weird*.

I think if they refuse to take you because you didn't look nice, by some
definition of "look nice", that is what is wierd, and stupid too.

I can't be the only one that thinks most suits look ugly.

> I've done my share of hiring and I want to see that the person took some
> care in preparing for the interview and that includes wearing something
> nicer than they normally would.  If they don't want to take a minute to
> put on some decent clothes, I'm going to wonder if they even want the
> job.  I would never dismiss somebody because of their clothes either.

That's one of the most illogical things I have ever heard.

What if they can't afford a suit?

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