Beauty and the Business: Appearance and Its Influence on Your Job Search

Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder…or is it? A study published in the May/June¬†Journal of Social Psychologysuggests otherwise. Stefanie Johnson, assistant professor of management at UC Denver Business School, found beauty in business poses a significant advantage, leading to higher salaries and better performance evaluations. It also gives candidates an edge in the …

Native American Turquoise Jewelry Has Legendary Beauty and Power

Visitors to the American Southwest often marvel at the lovely turquoise and silver jewelry made by the Navajo, Hopi, and Zuni people who live in the area now known as Arizona and New Mexico. Of course, before the invasion of the western hemisphere by Europeans, this was the realm of the native people who named …

Gothic Culture – History and What Is Gothic Culture and Fashion

What is goth? Gothic fashion has nothing to do with dramatic medieval architecture or Germanic tribes that overthrew the Roman Empire. Today, gothic or goth, is a culture itself. It is a way of life, reflected in clothes, jewelry, music, attitude, and all fashion and art. Gothic fashion history Goth originated in England during the …