How your present yourself can affect how you’re perceived by your clients, potential clients, and wedding industry peers. Are you putting your best foot forward, not only with your appearance but also your body language and communication style? In this week’s episode of This Week In Weddings, we’re talking to image consultant Tara Hooper, owner of The Style Signature about how to “show up” in order to have the most positive impact.
About our guest:
Tara Hooper is a certified image consultant and personal brand specialist who has helped people present their best selves for over 20 years. Founder of The Style Signature and Signature Consulting, she believes that image perception directly impacts profitability and productivity and is passionate about providing effective tools and strategies to help clients showcase their most confident, authentic selves. Her own evolution from teen beauty queen to professional hair stylist & makeup artist to successful image consultant and confidence coach gives her unique insights and anecdotes sure to engage any audience.
Tara’s been on the boards of the National Association of Women’s Business Owners and the Association of Image Consultants International (Atlanta Chapter). She’s a volunteer consultant for Look Good Feel Better, a program partnered with the American Cancer Society to help patients with self-esteem and appearance during treatment and post-operative recovery. She is still active in the beauty pageant realm where she’s been crowned Mrs. Texas Woman of Achievement (2017), Mrs. Alabama (2013) and Mrs. USA Petite (2012), to name a few. Tara currently resides in the North Dallas area with her husband, two children and dogs.
In this episode, listeners will hear about:
- What an image consultant does
- The one person everyone should have in their corner for getting the best clothing fit
- The biggest mistakes people make when it comes to their personal appearance
- Steps to take before walking into a networking event
- How to shake hands properly
- How to decide if pieces of clothing or accessories work together
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