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10 Reasons You Need an Image Consultant

With the advent of bloggers, in-store stylists, subscription box services, and direct sales clothing lines you would think getting dressed or crafting a strong image would be easier than ever. Unfortunately, these new additions have made it harder than ever. In an effort to make it super easy and simple for the consumer each of […]

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Enhance Your Business Brand with Photography

If you’re trying to create or improve your personal brand professional photos can make or break you. Even a simple headshot with your camera phone, if not well done, can cast a bad light on you and your brand. While this may be your only option when starting out, upgrading your brand images will automatically […]

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5 Places Your Brand Identity Must Be Consistent

Your brand identity is the image your company portrays to the world at large, to your customers or clients. When people look at your online presence, they should know what you do and that you bring value to the market. Your brand identity should be appealing to your target market and should be consistent in […]

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Being Authentic: Buzzword or Accurate Advice?

People want to hire and buy from those they know, like, and trust. It’s a universally held truth across the business world. The best way to earn the trust of your clients is to be authentic in how you present yourself. I’ve used the word “authenticity” repetitively over the last few years, but what is […]

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Stop Focusing On What You Don’t Want and Focus On What You Want

Everything has energy. It has the power to attract those things you want in your life or repeal those things you don’t want. Unfortunately, it can also have the exact opposite effect. Most people don’t realize it but we co-create our reality through the energy we’re projecting in the world. As such we continue to […]

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The Top 5 Entrepreneurial Strategies for Success

Over on LinkedIn I wrote an article about the five successful strategies that entrepreneurs use to grow and advance their business.  You can click over to the link to review the article in full but  I wanted to share the key bullet points here for your review: Confident Mindset Confidence may be considered a noun but […]

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The New Power Dressing: Building a Confident Wardrobe

The term power dressing originated in the late 1970s and became the cornerstone of women’s corporate attire in the 1980s.  Power dressing included asexual severely structured suits in neutral coloring similar to mens suiting. It was a way to remove the femininity or sexuality from women’s attire signaling that she “took herself seriously” or was […]

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3 Wardrobe Woes & How to Make Them Disappear

As a confident and image coach, I hear from my clients about the things that stress them out when it comes to creating a confident image. I’ve chosen three of those stressful situations to share with you. They’re pretty common, but there are solutions. What do they have in common? Wearing things that make you […]

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4 Reasons to Set Your New Year’s Goals on Halloween

I’m one of those people who epically fails at New Year’s resolutions. I have the best of intentions on January 1st, but by mid February it’s back to business as usual. I don’t know if it’s good or bad news that I’m not alone in this. Only 8% of people keep their New Year’s Resolutions with […]

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Top 10 Rules for Being a #LadyBoss

Last night I took part of an innovative and interactive discussion around what it meant to be a #ladyboss, #bossbabe, #badassboss, and to value #communityovercompetition. The conversation was entitled “Beauty and the Bosses”, which I personally love, and the panel consisted of three (including me) amazing and forward-thinking leaders in their industry. Meghan Hamilton owner […]

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