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Regus Umbrella
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25
May
2016
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With recent headlines discussing the issue of what’s acceptable to wear in the office, workplace provider Regus surveyed its 3,000 strong customer base to find out what’s hot and what’s not when it comes to workplace attire. Results reveal that established ideas are being well and truly challenged by today’s professionals.

The banking and finance industries have long been regarded as bastions of tradition. And indeed, when questioned, this sector offered the strongest resistance to the idea that a suit and tie is now too formal for the modern workplace. On average, 73% of professionals agreed with this statement, but this percentage dropped to just 54% amongst the banking sector.

However, other results emerge that will cause old-school traditionalists to splutter into their morning papers. 54% of banking respondents believed that...

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