You can’t be it, if you can’t see it. Dress codes for Leaders

Everyone agrees that leaders have to look professional. Your professional appearance (at least at work) certainly can make or break you and your career. If you want to be perceived as competent, as someone who has a purpose, who is important and serious about the things you do, you might want to act like a […]

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Looking good is not enough!

We all do it. We can’t help. We are visual creatures – the visual area of our brains comprises thirty percent of our cortex. We judge people based on what we see. It happens quick and indelible.

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Eliminate negative self-talk and #StopTheMadness

Every leader has times when he or she can’t switch off, when self-doubt buzzes around in our heads and drains on our energy. This is the time when negative self-talk leads us into a pointless place.

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Start with loving yourself. And love yourself just a little bit more than everybody else does!

Sylvie di Giusto, Sharon Williams, Love yourself, Executive Image Consulting, The Image of Leadership“Join the movement! Time to re-discover the meaning of beauty!” is something Sharon Williams, owner of Real Beauty a to z, shouts from her virtual rooftop when you visit her website, or talk to her in person. “The issue is not so much what everyone else sees when they look at us, but the problem is in what WE see when we look at ourselves.” is something she lets you know.

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Surround yourself with great people

For ages I had the idea of writing a book. There are many reasons to write one. If done right it makes you look like an expert, it makes you and your services more valuable, you will get great attention, you will learn a lot for yourself, you will get a better communicator in general, and you might […]

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Don’t let fear of asking get into your way

Ironically my first stop during my virtual book tour was at a local place. I stopped by The Hayzlett Group with a basket full of bacon and the first printed copies of The Image of Leadership to meet the cowboy of the boardrooms Jeffrey W. Hayzlett.

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Why there won’t be a book signing tour. Never ever!

Sylvie di Giusto, The Image of Leadership, Executive Image Consulting, Image Consultant, New York, Corporate Speaker, Book tourI’ll say it right up front: There won’t be a book signing. I seriously thought that everyone who knows me – just a little bit at least – doesn’t see me sitting at a table in the back of a bookshop signing books. Me? Really? Do you see me sitting there in a dark lonesome corner?

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