5 Reasons Why You Need a Professional Headshot + A Discount for The Headshot Truck
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5 Reasons Why You Need a Professional Headshot + A Discount for The Headshot Truck

by Jenna Arak
Photos Kristen Freeman | July 24, 2015

HEADSHOTS AREN'T JUST FOR MEMBERS OF THE C-SUITE ANYMORE. SHOWCASE YOUR PROFESSIONALISM, BOTH INSIDE AND OUT, WITH A WINNING PROFESSIONAL PHOTO.   

The saying “Never judge a book by its cover”, while charming, isn’t entirely plausible in the real world. The reality is that we are all judged, or perceived, by the way we look. And, particularly when it comes to professional situations—job interviews, making connections, networking—we have a short amount of time to make a good first impression. {Click to tweet}

That’s why it’s incredibly important to always appear professional, both in-person and online. And while most career-driven women understand the importance of business professional attire in-person, far too many fail to exude that same professionalism online—the very first place (or next place) most professional contacts will see you!

Instead of using a selfie-stick to take your next LinkedIn photo, consider a professional headshot instead. Here’s just five reasons why:

DISCOUNT FOR PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOT IN LOS ANGELES

Getting your photo taken professionally doesn’t need to be expensive or time-consuming, either! With the advent of services like the Los Angeles-based The Headshot Truck, the original mobile portrait studio in the country, you can have your photo taken quickly, affordably, and professionally.

In fact, The Headshot Truck has made it easier than ever—you simply climb aboard the truck, they will choose a colored backdrop, adjust the lighting, and take 30-80 shots. You can see your photos in real-time on their monitor, so you’ll leave the truck knowing you got a professional shot that you love.

The Headshot Truck is kindly offering a $25 off discount on two Express Days to all Career Contessa readers in the Los Angeles area.

EXPRESS DAY #1: SUNDAY, AUGUST 2, 2015

Pan Pacific Park (near The Grove), 7600 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

EXPRESS DAY #2: SATURDAY, AUGUST 15, 2015

Virginia Avenue Park, 2200 Virginia Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90404

To schedule a session at one of The Headshot Truck’s Express Days, please visit: http://www.theheadshottruck.com/careercontessa.

Disclaimer: This article was sponsored by The Headshot Truck.

Headshot Photos: The Headshot Truck