HR Tip of the Week – HR Professionals Weigh in on Work Attire
In a recent Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) poll, more than 10,000 HR professionals weighed in on what passes for appropriate workplace attire. The consensus on the appropriateness of items in question such as T-shirts, flip-flops, jeans, leggings, etc was, “it depends”.
How should HR implement dress code in the workplace? Take into account that there is no perfect dress code that applies to all companies. What is suitable to wear to work comes down to your business and the amount and nature of contact that employees have with customers and one another. Many HR professionals also noted that policing attire and implementing strict dress codes can cause worse problems than they are intended to fix. Read the full SHRM article here.