(Excerpted with permission from Lens Magazine, an edition of Gatehouse Media’s Massachusetts daily and weekly publications.) Nothing is more unnerving than walking into a job interview. When it comes to making a solid first and lasting impression, your visual resume is as important as the one printed on that fancy ivory paper.
Dana Barbuto is News/Features Editor at The Patriot Ledger of Quincy Massachusetts. A seasoned, award-winning journalist with two decades of experience, she is responsible for writing section centerpieces and Page One level feature stories, celebrity interviews and arts/entertainment advances and movie reviews. Her past interviews include Ben Affleck, Rob Corddry, Steve Carell, Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Channing Tatum, and Jonah Hill. Dana has a Master's degree in Journalism from Northeastern University and is a member of the Boston Society of Film Critics. She may be reached at email@example.com or follow her on Twitter @dbarbuto_Ledger.