An Introvert's Guide to Dressing for Success

5 Ways for People Who Hate the Spotlight to Get Noticed

Dress to Get Noticed Even If You Don't Like the Spotlight

Some people think it’s a waste of time to worry about their appearance. Yet we can’t really see ourselves -- and every day we’re subject to snap judgments just based on how we look.

"When you meet someone for the first time, or walk into a house you are thinking of buying, or read the first few sentences of a book, your mind takes about two seconds to jump to a series of conclusions," says Malcolm Gladwell in describing his bestseller Blink. What conclusions do people jump to when they set eyes on you? Let’s look at how you can pre-empt those conclusions.