What does your profile picture say about you?
Are you using a selfie of you as your profile picture? Like it or not, first impressions count and can be lasting.
Think about your role models in business – how do they represent themselves through their profile pictures. As a woman in business how are you presenting yourself?
If someone is referred to me as a contact or I meet them at a networking event, I check them out online and the first thing I see is their profile picture.
A picture speaks a thousand words.
*Dr Walter Scheirer, a computer scientist at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, said: ‘With just a glance, our first impression of a face may lead us to believe that a person is smart, worthy of our trust, and perhaps even our admiration – regardless of the underlying truth behind such attributes.
Invest a small amount of time and money into getting a professional headshot done. It’s more important than a logo, business card, website or fancy social media images. You are your brand – even if you represent someone else’s brand.
The headshot can be used for facebook, Instagram, twitter, LinkedIn, promotional material, website, business cards, media coverage opportunities and more.
Work with someone who will bring out your brand style and your personality in the shot. You can still have a relaxed, personal feel in your shot if that’s what you desire to convey.
You take your business seriously and you’re a professional with warmth and heart. Let that shine through in your images. If you’re ready to turn your vibrancy level up, then now is the time to do the Vibrant Women Succeed More program. Discover how it can help you step up to the next level of success and vibrancy.