Dressing smartly makes you smarter!

Via The Register:

“So HP is asking its R&D engineers to dress smartly. Apparently dressing well improves the holistic ambiance of a brain struggling with esoteric things like coding. That in turn improves the quality of the software products that it delivers. HP knows this, and HP knows that its customers know this. So, now HP’s R&D organizations know this as well.”

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  1. meddlin 1 year ago

    Point taken–don’t work for HP.

  2. noah 1 year ago

    “Apparently dressing well improves the holistic ambiance of a brain struggling with esoteric things like coding.”

    According to…? Oh, the manager who wants this, right?

  3. charmon 1 year ago

    Yeah “holistic ambiance” huh? Gotta love managers that don’t get it. I’m all for *some* level of dress code, like no ripped jeans or shirts, but come on. My job allows for most of the year staff to wear jeans and some sort of collared shirts, but during the prime season where the building is very busy, full business suit and tie (but no need to wear the jacket in your office thankfully). At least there’s a give and take…