For those that don't have three minutes to watch the video...this was one of my favorite questions & answers.
Any headshot advice for business professionals for what to avoid on your LinkedIn profile?
"If you are serious about the work you do and your profession, you should have a photo, bottom line. No party pictures, No wedding pictures, No drinking pictures. A really nice, simple professional photograph that represents who you are is best. "
Britt talked about her own professional journey and coming to the realization that
"It's not about being perfect... it's about being current"
She pointed out that a picture from 1980 is not credible and it does not send the right message. After our photo shoot, of course my mind was racing and I was sure that some awesome person had likely written something in depth on this topic. I found this great article from Entreprenur Magazine that shared 7 Tips to Make Sure Your LinkedIn Picture Is Helping, Not Hurting, Your Prospects - and I hope you find it helpful.
Here's a quick link to more headshot advice, tips, tricks and articles that I have written. For samples and inspiration of professional headshots of people that are total "Do's" feel free to check out our portfolio here ;-)