My office is fairly casual. It's a wide mix of programmers, project managers, executives, and so we get all kinds of dress and there isn't really any formal dress code. There is an expectation if…Continue
"Set your trimmer to 1/8th inch and keep the beard very tight and be done with it.
Keep it neat and slightly longer then "did not shave today" and it becomes your style. Don't keep it neat or have the "did not shave…"
"A clean, shaped "perpetual shadow," in my opinion, shows effort in grooming.
Though, I may be biased. I a thin, jawline beard that I trimmed w/ a #3 guard, and trimmed my mustache w/ a #1 guard up until recently.
"It depends. If I had never dealt with you before and was meeting you for the first time, I would probably suspect that you had over-slept and that you were unprepared. From that point on it would be on you to overcome that impression."
"It's less an issue of being bearded, and more an issue of being groomed.
Make it look intentional, like you did it on purpose, and it shouldn't be a problem. Be sure to trim a neckline, and keep it neat. The "older…"
"Thanks for the replies. I work for a software company, but my clients come in all types - I have faith-based non-profit clients and I have progressive liberal association clients. So I guess there's really no one-size fits all.
"I've been using this for a while and no issues. As long as it looks like you put some effort into it, it's fine. When you let it crawl down the neck and get messy, that's not good, but you seem to have it under control."
"Yes. Before I went full beard, that was my standard for many years (at my wife's preference). I work both onsite and at clients in financial/legal/marketing consulting, and sit on professional and civic boards. No issues whatsoever. Appropriate…"
My office is fairly casual. It's a wide mix of programmers, project managers, executives, and so we get all kinds of dress and there isn't really any formal dress code. There is an expectation if you're meeting clients, sure, but other than that you generally wear what is appropriate for your position. At work I will generally go business / business-casual, occasionally sliding down to a dressed up casual (dressy jeans with nice shoes, polo or untucked button-down, v-neck sweater, etc). And I…See More
Hi all,I have this hand bag. It's a very handy thing (pun intended) that can hold my entire EDC, so I can keep my pockets empty. I once got accused of wearing a woman's purse, although this type of bag is only worn by men.Do you thinks it's a woman's purse? Is it common for men to wear such a bag in your culture? Please let me know.Thanks.…See More
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"True. He's pretty much all we have right now though. Well, there is that one guy with NPD but I can't bring myself to fuck with him any more since I determined he isn't just a dick but is instead truly mentally ill.
This ldeth guy on…"
Dagonet from the 2004 King Arthur movie.
He was probably one of the more under played knights in the film but he was always my favorite. Didn't speak unless he had something to say, and simply did what needed to be done."
"It shouldnt. If you cant (or think you might not be able to) kill another human to save yourself, why would you be able to to live with it to save a kid? Before you (or anyone else) says "you should just try wound them and only kill if you have…"