Research by social psychologist on the social psychology of dress shows what we wear impacts our self-perceptions and exert an influence on our behavior. One of the studies indicated that the attire communicates competence, power, or intelligence as well as character, sociability, and mood.
Also, experts have found that within seconds of meeting you, based on a single observed physical appearance and/or behaviour, people will assume to know everything about you. Hence, in the working and social worlds, when you pay attention to etiquette or the professional behaviours, you show signs of professionalism and respect for others. These can make positive first impressions with clients, job interviewers as well as building trust among colleagues, bosses and staff.
Upon completion of this course, you will acquire knowledge and skills in: