A milestone birthday prompted me to update my appearance. A certain color of lipstick was soon to become my signature look. The surprise is in the narrative that accompanies this bright hue.
Over a decade ago I read the book, You’ve Got Only Three Seconds. Author Camille Lavington writes that lasting judgements are made in 3 seconds or less. Communication consultants concur that how we appear is strategic for a job interview. Dress for success. Body language is also crucial. Strong handshake, posture and eye contact are all suggested tactics to consider to present a strong positive first impression.