Workplace Image Institute

The Clothes That Work Workplace Image Institute is a series of workshops designed to equip both job seekers and the newly employed with the knowledge and skills they need to create a professional image that will help them gain and maintain employment. These classes emphasize the fact that one’s professional image is composed of more than just clothes; image comprises communication skills, behaviors in the workplace, and a digital footprint.

We offer FREE workshops on-site in our Education and Training Center four times a year. Please check below for dates and times and course descriptions.

The different workshops we offer:

Be a Standout:
Discover the Tricks to Landing Your Dream Job

You only get one chance to make a great first impression! Let us show you how to select the right clothes for the right job, how to decode workplace dress code, and how to craft a professional image that will help you get the job and continue to succeed in the workplace.

You will also learn:

  • How to create outstanding resumes to catch the attention of hiring managers
  • Explore how to use social media to your advantage for job seeking and advancement
  • Networking strategies and how it can benefit you in your job search process
  • How to create meaningful connections both on and off the job
  • Insider tips and tricks for confidently step into your next interview

Spaces are limited! Please register today for one of our workshops:

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Tailoring Yourself to the Workplace:
Find Success on the Job in Any Environment

Learn how to be a valuable asset to any workplace environment and how to navigate on the job behaviors that can help you advance at work, create new opportunities, and get the promotion or raise you seek.

You will also learn:

  • Effective communication skills and techniques
  • How to maintain professionalism whether face-to-face, in emails, on the phone, or in written documents
  • How to function as part of a team
  • How to resolve workplace conflict successfully
  • How to gain respect with managers, co-workers, clients, and customers

Spaces are limited! Please register today for one of our workshops:

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Bring the Institute to You

If you are interested in bringing the Workplace Image Institute to your business or organization, please contact Katie Kerry, Director of Education and Outreach, at 937.222.3778 x160 or send an email to

The Workplace Image Institute is made possible thanks to the generous support of the following donors:

Centerville-Washington Foundation
Dayton Power & Light


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