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BEST INVESTMENT FOR RECENT GRADS

BEST INVESTMENT FOR RECENT GRADS

A word to America's recent graduates: As you venture in to post-collegiate life, you will encounter some good news and some bad news. The bad: Employment rates are, well, you know, salaries for those entering the workforce are lower, and... things are just worse than expected. But The Style Blog can't really help with that. (Unless you're looking to be a fashion intern; in which case, email us). What we can do is help in readying you for interview season — stylistically speaking, at least. (Although while we're at it: don't be late, don't be too early, don't bring a briefcase, thank-you note — in the mail.)

Anyway, you probably have yourself a little graduation money. And sure, you could spend that on a trip to Punta Cana or Dharamsala. Or you could make the very adult decision to use the funds on the ultimate future investment: a nice suit. Yes, it's time to retire that ill-fitting, hand-me-down from dad that you wore to the fraternity semi-formal — and certainly anything with three buttons or in polyester. But we told you there was good news, which is that there are tons of affordable upgrades this season that fit just right — from the likes of Theory, Joseph Abboud, and Banana Republic, just to name a few. (more)

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Article by NIC SCREWS, Esquire | Read the full article here