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What Should I NEVER Wear to My Entry-Level Job?

Kayla Baxter, Anna Hennings, and Alice Handley

October 06, 2009

Message Tees

Why not?

It may be cute or funny or so totally true to you, but you never know how other people are going to react. You might be an Italian Princess or The World’s Greatest Mom, but those honorable titles are best kept for your weekend wear. Even if you’re just going to put on scrubs or a white coat over your message tee, you still have to walk through the halls wearing it (at least until you get to your locker or the resident lounge)! Patients and colleagues are supposed to trust your opinion. How much would you trust someone wearing an “I’m with Stupid” vintage tee?

Try me instead:

Wearing a plain t-shirt and saving your little jokes, observations and rants for email or IM. Keep it clean!

The Exception

Smirnoff girl

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