5 Small Things That Make a Big Difference to Hiring Managers

When All Candidates are Equal, It's the Little Things That Make a Difference

5. Get a Wardrobe Update

Yes, the suit you bought 4-5 years ago to wear to your buddy’s wedding is "fine." It still fits you pretty well, you washed the dress shirt you usually wear with it, and you’re wearing your lucky tie.

But what if you invested in a brand new suit in the latest style and had it tailored to fit your 2014 body, not your 2009 body? What if you bought a brand new white dress shirt that is so crisp that it makes the new suit look even better? What if your old tie wasn’t really lucky? It was just old. Is there the slightest chance that this new outfit could make you feel more confident?