PRSSA at Louisiana State University

Because the PRSSA 2013 National Conference is coming up at the end of this week, it is time to start planning what we want to bring with us to Philadelphia, Pa. During conference there will be many events, such as presentations, awards ceremonies, dinners and more. It is important to know what to wear for each because after all, “First impressions are lasting impressions.”

There are two main types of business attire: business casual and business professional.  Business professional is the more polished, conservative look of the two and is usually designated for interviews and other formal events. Business casual attire is seen more in the everyday workplace. Business casual is always more relaxed than business professional, but depending on the event you are attending or the company you work for, the level of relaxation in your wardrobe can vary.

Business professional for women entails a neutral-colored full pant or…

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