Is it ok to wear chucks to a job interview?
I'm graduating college soon and will be attending many interviews and career fairs. I want to know if it's ok to wear lowtop chucks with dress pants and a nice top or a pants suit. I hate wearing heels and other kinds of dressy shoes are ugly. I know I have seen other people doing it but do you think it will make the wrong impression? I am 24 and looking for a media job, preferably for an online publication.
Asked By: Paranormal Kitty - 1/23/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Do not wear them to an interview. You will not be taken seriously, and I would hope that's what you want. There are lots of cute flat shoes out there now and you should be able to find something you can tolerate wearing for a couple of hours.
Answered By: Atomic Dog - 1/23/2009
Additional Answers (9)
No, not appropriate.
Answered By: Christy V - 1/23/2009
No got to look like your the best shit to ever hit the company
Answered By: Random - 1/23/2009
probably, given that your 24, and that most people judge books by their covers (sadly) they might think its childish or inappropriate... im not saying i would think that, that just might be a possibility, and besides, its only a few days out of your life you have to wear sh*tty shoes :) good luck hun!
Answered By: crystal - 1/23/2009
No, its not. If I were you I would wear my chucks to it, but definitely change my shoes for the actual interview. Leave your chucks in the car! The first thing a lot of people look at is your shoes and you're (unfortunately) highly judged on your appearance. It really won't hurt you to be uncomfortable for your... More
Answered By: Miss 6 - 1/23/2009
I wouldn't. Your objective is to impress these people, not to wear the shoes you want. Sorry, but maybe wear them FROM the interviews to make you feel good.
Answered By: Mikkajd - 1/23/2009
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Answered By: eichingm - 1/23/2009
if i were looking to hire someone and they wore chucks to the interview i would not hire them --- i would keep looking if u wan ta job act and dress professional
Answered By: nature hugger - 1/23/2009
no no no no no, do not wear them.
Answered By: maddy - 1/23/2009
definitely inappropriate. maybe later on if yu get the job, but not for an interview.
Answered By: nohollabackgirl_08 - 1/23/2009
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