I heard that wearing black suits weren't appropriate... I was told to go charcoal or navy blue... What do you guys think about this navy blue suit? is it too blue to wear to interviews?
Investment Banking Interview Suit Color
While it might seem like a minor issue, some people on Wall Street care about the color suit that you wear to an interview. While many people don't care, you don't want to have anyone distracted from your candidacy for any reason.
With that in mind, if you are looking to buy a new suit you should stick to classic navy, charcoal, or medium grey.
User @Anonymous. answered the OP's question:
The pictured suit is definitely too blue. Though some firms might not care, if you're going out to buy a suit, make it navy or charcoal/medium gray.
Additionally, it is important to note that black is not recommended for interviews or working on the job. However, if black is all you have it is okay for interviews for college students.
Below we demonstrate some affordable suits for the purpose of interviewing.
Sample Grey Suit for Interviewing
Grey suits are a staple when it comes to working on wall street. You can see some sample suit pictures below.
Find this suit at the Men's Warehouse.
Find this Cavlin Klein suit on Amazon.
Example Navy / Blue Suit for Wall Street Jobs
You can purchase this suit here at Jos. A Bank.
You can purchase this suit here a Macy's.
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