Everyone knows the key to a successful interview is dressing to impress — and for all the job-seeking women out there, that apparently means a plunging neckline. *eyeroll*
Paris-Sorbonne University's Dr. Sevag Kertechian said that female job applicants were 19 times more successful in getting an interview if they wore a low-cut top in the required application picture!
In the study, which was presented at the Appearance Matters Conference in London, two similarly looking women with almost identical resumes applied for the same roles over the course of three years.
Both women applied for 200 different sales and accounting jobs — each applying for 100 roles wearing the revealing outfit, and 100 roles wearing a shirt with a higher neckline.
Sure enough, the more provocative photo helped the applications for both women in both fields — they got 62 more