dress code

  • Hot Enough For You?

    It’s summertime so get ready for some wag in the office to spend the next three months asking if its hot-enough-for-you. But what happens when a government office tops out at 140 degrees? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says you cook the books.

  • Surviving the Federal Sartorial Triangle

    For many otherwise normal federal workers, these weeks of summer are the most trying. That’s because whatever passes for dress codes is often overwhelmed by the heat and humidity. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey tells you how to survive.

  • Bare Flesh: TMI At Work

    What has the recession, the pay freeze and this summer’s heat done to the dress code in your office? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wants to know: Are you seeing more of your co-workers and enjoying it less?

  • How hot is it? Call out the fashion police

    Is there a guy in your carpool who, because of the heat, is wearing TMI short shorts that are way too short? Does the gang at the office look like they collided with a unisex clothes line? Maybe it’s the heat, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. So, how hot is it in your office?

  • US Navy now allows women to wear ponytails, lock hairstyles

    The Navy says it will now allow servicewomen to sport ponytails and other hairstyles, reversing a policy that long forbade females from letting their hair down