Gaffes Keeping Geeks Out of the Board Room - Socks and Sandals

Slide 7

We hate to pick on the Emerald City, but this is a particularly pernicious habit among the geeks of Seattle. Wearing sandals to work is bad enough, but throw some socks under them and you'll surely attract a few raised eyebrows. If it is cold, wear close-toed shoes.


If you're the type of maverick who's ever gone to a formal event in a tuxedo t-shirt or a gown and Chuck Taylors, then you'll probably benefit from this list. It could potentially make a difference in your future earning potential. Seriously.



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