How can you be professional but still show up in a way that feels right for you?⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Today on the pod we’re talking about what “professional” looks like in the biz world. And if it’s OK to turn up to a meeting in jeans and a t-shirt. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
I say hell yes! But my co-host Sophia argues that it depends on a whole host of factors.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Wanna know what they are? Listen to this week’s episode.
Topics discussed in this episode:
How do we define professionalism? Is it different when you’re running a business?
How the idea of professionalism has developed over time.
You don’t have to ‘look the part,’ you have to be the part.
Why putting aside time to improve your expertise, skills and knowledge is important.
Practical ways you can look, act and be professional.
Why women are judged on their appearance and how this is not OK.
Resources discussed in this episode:
Where did business suits come from?
What is a professional? A textbook definition.
Women, professionalism & habits that minimize opportunities.
Is it ever OK to cry at work?
Why supporting other women at work is harder than it looks, according to science.
⠀Listen below or head to iTunes or Spotify.