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Professional Image – It’s More than the Power Suit

When most people think of professional image, they think of their clothing choices; should they wear red or orange, straight-legged jeans or boot-cut. But image is not just about clothing choices. In fact, it is not just about personal appearance. … Continue reading

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Your Virtual Professional Image

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. But that first impression isn’t always made face-to-face. More and more, the first impression is made in the virtual world – via Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and a myriad of … Continue reading

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Animal Prints & Your Professional Image

One of the season’s fashion trends is animal prints. They are showing up every where, from earrings to shoes. The question is how to wear them and maintain your professional image. Like all good things, moderation is the name of … Continue reading

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The Power of Image – Miss Representation

Thursday’s screening of Miss Representation was incredible! It discussed how the media portrays women and how it affects us. It has a particularly negative effect on young girls’ and women’s self-esteem/self-image as we are constantly objectified in the media. It … Continue reading

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Revisit Your Professional Image this Season

If you’re like me, September makes you want to go shopping for a new fall wardrobe. It goes back to shopping for new school clothes. If you are unable to resist the urge to shop this fall, and you are … Continue reading

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Improve Your Professional Image – Speak with Authority

Image is not just appearance; it is also communication. The way in which you communicate, both verbal and written, affects how you are perceived. There is a trend among young women to put a question mark at the end of … Continue reading

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Cropped Pants – Professional Image or Casual Image

The magazines have been telling us for several seasons that cropped pants will not call your professional image into question. However, according to a non-scientific survey that Polished Professional Image conducted, only 43% of the respondent think cropped pants are appropriate for … Continue reading

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