Philo is very proud to have partnered with Dress for Success, an organization focused on providing resources to women who are entering or reentering the workforce. Since 2015, Philo has donated hundreds of bags to women, helping them rediscover their self-confidence, and allowing them the opportunity to reach their full potential.
With help from its volunteers, Dress for Success Montréal provides each client with professional attire to secure employment and a network of support to help them achieve their goals. In tangible terms, it is a team that accompanies women throughout their journey, from the moment they secure a job interview all the way to achieving professional success. When they are referred to Dress for Success Montréal, not only do our clients work with a stylist to select their professional outfit, but they also receive coaching and advice as they prepare for their interview. As they take their first steps into the workplace, our clients will have access to a network of support, career development tools and training to help them retain their employment and thrive in their career.
S U I T I N G
Once you've scheduled an interview, obtain a referral to visit your local Dress for Success boutique. Their volunteers will work to help you choose an interview outfit and will also provide guidance and support for the upcoming interview.
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R E T E N T I O N
These programs focus on helping you remain employed, providing you with strategies to nurture your professional growth. This ensures that you feel more stable in your career and in your ability to develop your professional skills.
DRESS FOR SUCCESS MONTRÉAL ENTERS THE SCENE ONCE A WOMAN HAS SECURED A JOB INTERVIEW. THEY ACT AS THE BRIDGE BETWEEN THE ORGANIZATION THAT HELPED THE CLIENT SET UP HER INTERVIEW AND THE BEGINNING OF HER CAREER BY PROVIDING APPROPRIATE WORK ATTIRE AND COACHING ON HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE WORKING WORLD. ULTIMATELY, THEIR SERVICES ARE SPECIALIZED AND COMPLEMENTARY TO THOSE ALREADY OFFERED BY OTHER ORGANIZATIONS. BESIDES PHYSICALLY EQUIPPING THE CLIENT WITH APPAREL AND ACCESSORIES, THE PROGRAMS FURNISH HER WITH A CONFIDENCE THAT SHE CARRIES FOREVER AND THE KNOWLEDGE THAT SHE CAN ACTIVELY DEFINE HER LIFE, THE DIRECTION SHE TAKES AND WHAT SUCCESS MEANS TO HER.