Note: A bow tie is always worn with formal attire.
Wearing a bow tie for work or socially is another matter.
You must be careful and consider who and where you are .
The bow tie is kind of whimsical. Therefore, wearing one is considered not too serious.
If you are secure in your position and are in command of your surroundings – own your own company / etc. –
then wear the bow tie without fear.
Many men wear a bow tie to make a statement/be noticed/leave an impression.
The bow tie certainly does the trick.