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Luxury retail giants with a penchant for snapping up fashion houses are on the rise. Similar to a trend we see in the music industry, some fashion houses staunchly assert their independence and refuse to merge for as long as they’re...

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Whether or not you’re a lover of tinsel and eggnog, navigating the holiday season well can be the perfect way to put a bow on the end of a successful year. Social opportunities...

Are you feeling merry and bright? Even if you’re not, at least look like you are, because, without a doubt, every hall you turn down for the next couple of months will be decked with bells and holly. Be sure to get...

Meeting clients outside of office hours is a valuable opportunity. Without boardrooms and office social mores, there’s a unique chance to connect and gain a deeper understanding of who your client is and what makes them tick. A fuller picture of...

Summer in the city means many things: barbecues, patios, nightlife, outdoor soirees. It’s definitely the best time to court clients or entertain colleagues from around the world if you’re stationed in a city like NYC or Toronto, so it’s likely a...
Meeting Clients in Style

The Sartorial Dealmaker is a new series devoted to business fashion and etiquette. In this monthly feature, we’ll offer style advice for business professionals, both men and women, as well as tips on business etiquette to help you make the right...

In true North American fashion, on the day after Halloween we all suddenly hear sleigh bells ringing. Invitations begin pouring in; dinner dates set, and the season’s signature streak of parties rope us into making appearances all over town. This season is...

There’s hardly a more succinct way to describe the (literal) business of outfitting teams for The Rio Summer Olympic Games than the four words Ralph Lauren has used on their website: You Shop, They Win. Teams from around the world will...

Disclaimer: there is no such thing as a “casual” client meeting. If you’re with a client then you’re on the job, and your ability to finesse situations outside of the boardroom will undoubtedly be called upon at some point in your...

In theory, a survival kit sounds like something a superhero would need to venture out into the world to fight a nemesis. Admittedly, in practice the contents of a survival kit are not likely as edgy as what Clark Kent would...