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  • Special Report: Why You Need The Right Headshot to Succeed (And Attract Your Correct Audience)- Part One

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    Snap, Ready, Go: If you’re not exploiting what you have in your pocket, you’re missing out on the most authentic way to have your personal brand shine.

    Part One of a Two-Part Series

    There’s no denying, research shows a pretty solid case as to why you simply cannot ignore your headshot… if you want to attract the right audience that recognizes your worth in your work and as who you are as a person.

    “When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are.”
    – Oprah Winfrey

    Here’s a zinger that you cannot ignore: Studies show it only takes 1/10 of a second for someone to draw conclusions about you based on your photo.

    What’s even crazier is that you’ll never get a second chance to make a good first impression.  That first impression will last for years and will remain unchangeable after that.

    Positioning is the new currency,

    I’ve become fascinated with the scope of your visual message and why it is so critical to your success.

    That’s why we have compiled the most extensive white paper report about how you can show up and be seen exactly how you want to be perceived (and why it matters so much).

    Access your free copy here now.

    When it comes to branding and positioning yourself, you should never take the visual message conveyed by your photos lightly.

    So if you want be perceived as as a relevant, confident, go to expert in your field (and why wouldn’t you?), it’s critical that you relate to others. That is the first step in helping you share your message so you can empower others with your expertise

    Exactly what you need to confidently stand out in a crowded market is so simple when you are absolutely clear on being the best at being you.

    Stand out and be seen so people form the desired opinion of you based on your photo

    Over 90%.
    Text is less than 10% of what people think of you. The rest is all about your photo. Not a problem since you probably already have a smart phone, webcam, or camera to conveniently help you capture your best moments in a significant way to attract and achieve your desired goals.

    Your photo is key to relatability.
    A headshot immediately warms up any situation and puts down the roots of a trusting relationship. Pretty much everyone has a camera in their phone nowadays. It has been estimated that over 90% of all the photos taken in history have been taken just within the last decade. Selfies got real. Photography is a colossal phenomenon defining our times in the most unsuspected and shocking ways.

    35K.
    The human brain is a visual instrument that makes 35,000 decisions a day. A photo can (and will) make a huge difference in the way people perceive you. The way you are perceived by potential employers or customers has great impact on whether they decide to work with you or not.

    You see with your brain, not with your eyes.
    First impressions are made in less than a second after meeting someone for the first time and are over 92 %about deciding if a person is competent and trustworthy. Two major desirable characteristics of someone you want to work with.

    2X More Popular.
    To put simply: if a potential employer sees a photo of you. They decide you’re someone they like and bam! Most of the (non-verbal) communication that just took place has almost surely landed you a new job.

    It’s all about the details.
    Even small changes in the same person’s picture could result in a dramatically different impression. Your headshot speaks volumes about who you are both as a person and as a professional. It’s worthwhile taking a minute or two to plan what you want to say and how you’ll say it.

    Get the complete report now:

    Why it's critical to attract your desired audience- click to download now

    The bottom line is that you cannot ignore the critical impact of your image, especially online.

    Get the full report, here.

    Read Part Two of this  Two-Part Series


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