Most of the time when you're looking for a new job, you don't want your current boss and co-workers to know. If you work in an office where you usually dress casually, though, suddenly coming in wearing a suit might give you away.
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Instead, Careeralism advises, give your wardrobe a face-lift long before you start looking:
If you work in a very laid-back environment, swap casual slacks for jeans a couple of days a week. Wear a jacket once in a while, even if you keep it on the back of your chair most of the day. That way when you do come to the office dressed for a job interview no one will be the wiser.
4 Ways to Keep Your Job Search Under Wraps [Careerealism]