Bye, Bye, Hoodie: The Silicon Valley CEOs pick up the suit for more credibility

The CEO of Silicon Valley one rarely sees in the suit – normally, you wear a T-Shirt and Hoodies and dominate in it casual the world. Basically, you have

Bye, Bye, Hoodie: The Silicon Valley CEOs pick up the suit for more credibility

The CEO of Silicon Valley one rarely sees in the suit – normally, you wear a T-Shirt and Hoodies and dominate in it casual the world. Basically, you have control over everything we do and think, because you are in control of Amazon , Google , Apple , Netflix , Facebook , Instagram , Twitter and the space program .

But even you have to answer in front of the “Big Boss” (i.e. the government), if you do something wrong. At the time of their survey in front of the Congress, the powerful, the Quartet has appeared, consisting of Jeff Bezos , Mark Zuckerberg , Tim Cook and Sundar Pichai , from afar (because security in times of Coronavirus is in the first place) in the best suits, in order to prove that you can you and your company can trust.

Why the casual CEOs of the Silicon Valley, sometimes to the suit

grab The Interesting thing is that these 4 giants from the Silicon Valley are not usually seen with suits, while you pull the strings that move the world. Bezos, Zuckerberg and Pichai prefer casual look (in reference to the legendary Uniform of Steve Jobs ). That makes you as accessible to the people and not like robots with evil plans, or the villains from James Bond movies look.

The Silicon Valley is not Wall Street. Here it is not to impress others with expensive suits and chic watches. It is important for them is to show that you are the present and the future, and that they are connected to what is happening in the real world.

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But to go before Congress for a hearing on, the question should be whether you can trust them, traded in the Big-Tech-Quartet in her Jeans, hoodie and sneakers against Powersuits and ties, which made them look very serious and somewhat unpleasant appearance.

they wore the coolest suits in the world (maybe you were not wearing pajama pants, we know it, because the picture only showed the upper part), but there were suits that did the Job. “Trust me,” says, for example, sugar mountain, blue tie. (Also read: dress code for good Deals: What says her suit on you)

What we've learned from the Top CEOs of the world about how to wear a suit?

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suit-tip #1: Choose neutral tones, but without boring to be

This was not a Party with Celebrities, or the Start of a new project, it was a “Meet the teacher” to discuss everything that was wrong. And if history has taught, then, that in the moments in which one must prove a neutral, classic-cut suit is the best Option.

suit-tip #2: The fit is everything

It doesn't matter if your suit is a little boring. The most Important thing is that it fits you well, that the collar of the shirt stays in place (it should not leave you hanging, but you don't need there to be a lot of space) and the shoulder seam should remain on the shoulders – otherwise, the suit looks sloppy and cheap. It is so important that you wear the right suit for your body type. (Also interesting: the suit fit - So you can find the perfect fitting suit for your figure)

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suit-tip #3: Dare to do something else

Zuckerberg didn't get the message that all the dark wear grey or black, and that is a good thing. There is nothing to object against a gray suit, but when it comes, in a sea of men, to attract attention, wear the same, it can be something as Simple as the game with color, or Adding a special Texture, very helpful. In Zuckerberg's case, the less robot-like look helped him.

the suit tip #4: enhance your classic Look with an individual tie on

A solid tie never fails, but she is predictable and uninteresting. A good way to make a suit look more interesting, it's a tie with a special Texture or a pattern to add that complements the other colors in the Look.

Why they at least a Power suit

need These four men do not wear a lot of suits, but this is the audience that makes us realize that everyone needs at least one suit of confidence in the Cabinet. You may not be asked to report to the Congress report, but you never know when you might need something a little more Elegant (for example, for an unexpected job interview). The suit is therefore one of definitely the pieces of clothing that every guy should have in the closet.

 

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Updated Date: 31 July 2020, 07:27

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