It’s an old saying but a true one that you never get a second chance to make a first impression. These days, there’s a good chance that your customer will see a picture of you before they ever meet you and so it’s really important that your headshot really projects the right image for you.
Too many times if you scroll through LinkedIn, you see snaps and holiday photos used as profile pictures, and, whilst this is fine on other social networks, on professional business networking sites, you’ll definitely want something more professional. Here it’s worth making the small financial and time investment to get your headshot photos professionally taken.
It’s important that, when you meet a contact from LinkedIn, that they can recognize you in your business model and they feel comfortable accepting a contact invitation. A great quality professional image can accomplish this for you.
Here’s our top five pieces of advice for the perfect headshot…