With potential clients, your headshot is your virtual handshake.
What does your headshot say about you?
You work hard to be the best at what you do, and you want your first impression to be a strong one.
Your portrait should communicate that you are a professional, and you take your career seriously.
Malcolm Gladwell discusses the stickiness of first impressions in his book, “Blink.” People will make a very quick decision about the quality of a product or service, and that impression lasts. With the importance of the internet to business, visual imagery becomes more important each day as we increasingly communicate through social media. Whether it’s on LinkedIn or on your website, your professional portrait is someone’s first impression of you and your career. Is that impression a good one?