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Memo: Appropriate office attire is a must
Memo: Appropriate office attire is a must

Chelsea Lanzoni was on her way from the lacrosse fields of Vanderbilt University to a summer internship at National Geographic in Washington, but her first stop was a dressing room at Nordstrom Rack in Annapolis. "I had, literally, nothing to wear," she said. "Nothing." Thanks to a program at Vanderbilt that advises students on, among other things, how to dress appropriately in the workplace, she bought pants, skirts to the knee, dresses with sleeves and tailored blouses. And a pair of conservative flats that immediately gave her heels blisters. "I had never dressed up for anything," said the rising college senior from Annapolis. "But I'd...

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