Decorative triangles
Decorative triangles

Suit Up For Productivity!

By: Olivia Petrac | January 26th, 2016

A study conducted by researchers from Columbia University and California State University found that there is an advantage to dressing up for the workday. The way you dress for work has a significant impact on your thought process. More formal business attire led to more “big-picture” thinking while casual wear limited an employee’s cognitive processing. Study co-author Michael Slepian explained the research results to Huffington Post. “Formal clothing made people feel more powerful, which in turn made them more likely to adopt high-level, abstract thinking,” Slepian said. “The suit is a symbol of power.”

So if you’re lacking that motivation you once had when entering your workspace, consider a change in wardrobe. Wear what makes you feel good and motivates you to work harder and reach higher.


Covideo provides video email software that helps businesses and individuals communicate more effectively, build relationships faster and reinforce their brands with easy-to-make personalized videos.

Get started using video today and sign up for a 10 day free trial with Covideo!

Sign up >>