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Is it possible to be "over dressed" for a job interview?

For example, a photographer's assistant or a freelance video editor doing work from home? I feel really out of place putting everything on that would usually qualify for a job as a vice president of a fortune 500 company, and going to a random coffee shop in the city.

Asked By: sonicloud1982 - 1/28/2012
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I dressed smartly when I applied for a job as manager of a dirty bookshop. The owner told me I wouldn't need a jacket. He wasn't wearing one either. I didn't get the job. I do not know what is the standard for this industry, I had been looking forward to a career in the literary/publishing world.
Answered By: Guru Hank - 1/28/2012
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you nailed it dress as you would at home. clean and casual. get hold of me re ways to work on your own [in addition to working for "him"] I have excellent ideas for you [i used to be a pro photog] for now, visit WEBSHOTS
Answered By: kemperk - 1/28/2012
 
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