Originally Posted by Buck Rogers
I just bought a new Tom Ford suit from Bergdorf Goodman and I am wondering if I can pull it off at work.
I work for a private equity firm in Boston, which is a decently conservative atmosphere, albeit one in which folks tolerate a little flair (but not too much...).
i have always been curious about how this "limited tolerance" manifests itself.
admin assistants tittering at the water fountain?
grudging bromo compliments from buds?
effusive compliments about how great your backside looks in it from the gals / gheys?
disapproving full-body-scans from the boss?
really would like to know.
my own view is that if you're good at what you do, and you're not meeting clients, you have little to lose by dressing exactly the way you want.