What is Business Professional?

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I asked what the dress code was for my internship this summer and was told it is "Business Professional." What does that mean? I figured it is just code for suit and tie every day, but was also told not wearing a suit would be appropriate - so how does that differ from business casual?

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Apr 20, 2009

Wear a suit the first day and see what everyone else is wearing. Its not complicated.

Apr 20, 2009
TheFullMonte:

Wear a suit the first day and see what everyone else is wearing. Its not complicated.

Well, that's great advice, except if I have to wear a suit every day I probably have to get a different array of clothes than if I don't, and I'd rather not do all my shopping after I start

Apr 20, 2009
Apr 20, 2009

Yep it's the works, suit and all.

Apr 20, 2009
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