‘why it’s important to have good professional photos, and not ones your friends and families have taken’
Personal branding is the means by which people remember you.
It is how you present yourself on and offline to potential clients.
Your personal brand is you.
A strong personal brand can bring amazing return on investemnt whether you are working with an company or leading one.
It is therefore very important to have a professional headshot rather then a photo taken by a friend or a selfie.
A professional photographer will:
Make you feel comfortable in front of the camera
Will help with advice on clothes, make up and hair
Advise on props
Use the best lighting available
Will work with backgrounds
They will capture your best angle
They will get the best expressions from you and help you have the right images for your marketing needs.