A: Are you wearing those shoes with your suit?
B: Yes. Is there something wrong with that?
A: Well, they are very dirty and scuffed up.
B: They're the only shoes I have.
A: Your shoes are fine, but you should shine them.
B: Do I have to?
A: It would make a good impression.
B: How does being shiny make a good impression?
A: Your employer will think you're very neat.
B: Is that important?
A: A neat person is more likely to be hired.
B: Unless they're late for work from shining their shoes.