In many industries, appearances matter. Although many companies have adopted casual dress code in the past decade, many employers still encourage a more formal business attire. When it comes to the “boardroom formal” dress code, employees are expected to project a professional image and convey executive presence.
And even if you are passionate about beautiful shoes, sometimes you would probably rather put on a pair of flats instead. And I know you have been lying that they are not that bad, in fact they can even be comfortable, but inside you go “Ouch!” We all have a love-hate relationship with our high heels and it will remain so. We love them so much but they seem that they mock us! Let’s be honest, high heels are really a torture. They make us beautiful, that’s true. Taller, skinnier, and give your walk a sensual sway. They look good with formal gowns and special occasion dresses like those you can find here. They complete and personalize the look. But what if your workplace dress code require you to wear heels? That means spending a whole day in high heel shoes, every single day. Here are some strategies to stay standing and to hold out as long as possible on your heels. (more…)