Power colors are rich, dark tones of
black, blue, green, red, and brown*.
Black and navy are the
best power colors for business because they have an air of authority.
Light colors can be powerful
when they are used in monochromatic outfits - all garments in
the same color or
of the same hue .
Bright colors go a long way when dressing
for business. Use them in small doses. A lot of color and
many different colors
at one time lower your professionalism. Wear color, but don't
go so far that you are clowning around with your success.
blocking on garments and accessories undermine a
businesslike statement. Large or small color-blocking designs
block in red, one in blue, one in brown, etc.) are distracting
eye and thus inhibit good communication.