Confident Leader

Affordable power dressing for female leaders

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No matter what your personal tastes when it comes to fashion, as a female boss you need to dress in a way that reflects your position. If you are the CEO of a company, make sure you dress like the CEO of a company. Your appearance and clothing can have a massive impact on the way people perceive you. This is why it is important to dress appropriately with many female bosses opting for power dressing.

You don’t have to spend a fortune in order to buy the right outfits for your high level job. You can enjoy a range of shopping discounts that will help to keep costs down. Dressing the right way will make it easier to be confident as a female boss and to earn the respect of your employees and colleagues. By looking for discounted deals you can invest in a range of outfits that reflect your high-powered position. There are many different coupons and discount codes that you can use to cut the cost of clothing. By shopping in sales and making use of promo codes, you can dress the part without paying a fortune. 

Other tips that help you to earn the respect of employees and colleagues 

The way in which you dress and portray yourself is important for any boss. However, while it shouldn’t be the case, often women bosses have to work that little bit harder than male bosses in order to earn the same level of respect. Dressing in a way that reflects your position is a great way to earn more respect. There are also other ways of earning respect from your employees and colleagues, including:

  • Prove your abilities: Nobody can argue with performance data, so make sure you always prove your abilities. Do your job well, put in hours and make sure you are always punctual, and don’t give anyone an excuse to belittle you or complain about any aspect of your performance or attendance.
  • Never get mixed up with a colleague: One of the fastest ways to lose respect as a female boss is to get mixed up in a relationship with a colleague – or worse still, a senior colleague. If you already have respect, this is the quickest way to lose it. If you are trying to earn respect, this will seriously hamper your efforts.
  • Always be professional with communication: When it comes to communicating with colleagues, always maintain professionalism even if it is something you consider a friend. All work related emails and communication should maintain a professional image rather than being amusing or personal ones.
  • Be confident with speech and body language: You need to be able to ooze confidence as a female boss, as this will help to earn you respect. This not only means being confident when you are talking and communicating with others but also in terms of your body language. This helps to show you are strong and that you mean business.

There is no doubt that life as a female boss can be difficult in terms of gaining respect. However, you need to ensure that you do not lose confidence and that you are able to show colleagues and employees that you do mean business by the way you dress, act, and work.

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1 Comment

  1. deckyharris@usa.com'

    Decky Harris

    April 4, 2018 at 2:11 pm

    When it comes to leadership dressing, especially for women, it doesn’t have be costly. There are many dressing styles that are affordable yet give a leaderhsip look. Wearing a suit with the custom fit and appropriate colour is the basic for leadership dressing.

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