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posted May 04, 2015 in Dress & Image / by Joanne Blake / 0 comments

Wardrobe Malfunction Horror Stories

I was chatting with the female CEO of a large Canadian corporation who shared her most embarrassing wardrobe malfunction.  She attends many gala events and at one particular function she wore a brand new slim fitting, sleek ‘mermaid’ style dress.  She was feeling pretty glamorous right up until the malfunction.

Uh-oh I feel a breeze

Oops a wardrobe malfunctionWhile seated for dinner she suddenly felt cold. She reached around to touch the back of her dress and instead her finger tips touched skin. Uh-oh! To her...

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posted Apr 20, 2015 in Dress & Image / by Joanne Blake / 1 comments

Seven Tips for a Great LinkedIn Photo

Your profile picture is worth a thousand words

I received a request from a newsletter subscriber asking me to critique four photos that she was hoping to narrow down to one for her professional LinkedIn profile.  As a corporate image consultant, when I saw them, I cringed.

Seven Tips for a Great LinkedIn PhotoTwo photos were full body shots where you couldn’t really make out her face, so those weren’t good. The other two were head shots; but in one she was very serious (which made her seem cold and standoffish) and in the...

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