Potential clients, employers, even blind dates, the reality is if you’re like most people, a simple Google Search in your name will display your picture online. The big question is, what will that search show? Is it a headshot and a few portraits of the polished professional that you are? Is it a boat load of selfies taken in a hot tub, bar, and other nightlife venue? If you understand how important that distinction is, check out these 24 personal and business uses for your latest headshots …
- Business cards
- Company directory
- Employee of the month
When you are searching for employment, use your headshot to stand out from the crowd.
Maximize your exposure and humanize your reader’s experience when you attach images to: LinkedIn accounts, internship profiles and networking platforms.
- Speaking engagements
- Press releases
You’re an entrepreneur and a headshot isn’t just your picture – it’s your personal brand. Allow your image to tell the story of who you are and what you value. Ultimately, your headshot will attract clients who resonate with your brand, your business, and you.
- Social media
- Online dating
- Thank you cards
- App profiles
- Phone contact picture
A personal headshot could make the difference between swipe right or left, the acceptance of a friend request or just sending out a much needed thank you card with a friendly face. Invest in your personal introduction, and make life that much easier.
- Preserve your memory
- Celebrate Milestones
- Self esteem
For our families, an artistic headshot can be of great comfort. The memory of youth or even the reminder of loved ones who have passed, yet have not been forgotten.
With me, photographs of past generations provides a sense of how I was “built”, where I come from and where I need to go.
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