Men wanting a promotion should come to work wearing a light blue shirt and dark blue tie, a new study reveals.
New research released today suggests the elegant two tone outfit is the best way to create a good impression in the office.
Failing that, red and purple ties are the next most popular garments to wear for those looking to do well at work.
And not putting on a suit in the morning appears to have had an effect on the career of some British workers.
Who would have thought that the shirt you wear can have such an influence on your career trajectory? Well, the leaders of clothing retailer Jacamo, for one:
The average man now spends £193 a year on office clothes, the study by menswear retailer Jacamo found…
Martin Roberts from Jacamo said: ‘Creating the right impression in the workplace can make a real difference to your performance.
‘The rules used to be fairly straightforward, buy a suit and wear a clean shirt…
‘With more clothing lines and sizes now available, men have the choice to dress and look how they want – both at work and at play.’