Tap Into Your Executive Power in 5 Simple Steps

Do you feel that other business people naturally exude power, but you don’t? Have you ever walked into a networking event or a business meeting and felt invisible while others seemed to instantly command the room?

5 Essential Accessories for Your Professional Wardrobe


As much as we don’t like to ‘judge a book by its cover’, at the end of the day we are all human and when we meet somebody for the first time our focus naturally fixes on what the other person is wearing.

How Can Clothes Make You Look Powerful?

How clothes make you look powerful

When I coach clients on how to appear more confident, they immediately think of body language. They want to know what body language gestures they can use to project confidence and power in the office.

3 Steps to Look, Act, and Sound Confident

3 Steps to Look Act and Sound Confident

I’ve been writing a lot about confidence over the past few weeks. “Can Women Be Confident and Elegant” and “10 Myths About Confidence” have both been really popular articles with readers of the Executive Impressions blog. I encourage you to click on the above links if you haven’t yet read these articles.

Summer Dress Tips to Look Cool and Professional

Summer Dress Tips to Look Cool and Professional

Do you find it difficult to keep cool and look professional in summer? Personally I find summer to be one of the hardest seasons to dress for when you’re a businessperson. You can leave your house looking fresh and lively but after riding a crowded bus and/or train, you arrive at the office flustered, hot, […]

10 Ways to Brighten Up Your Work Wardrobe for Spring

10 Ways to Brighten Up Your Work Wardrobe for Spring

Spring is my favourite season of the year. I love seeing the new flowers bloom and the days grow longer. It’s also rejuvenating to be able to shed your heavy winter coat, gloves and scarf for much lighter and brighter clothing for the spring and summer seasons. If you’re in the northern hemisphere, you’re probably […]

Simple Guide to Executive Colours

Simple guide to executive colours

One of the most annoying times of day for a busy professional is that moment you’re standing in front of your wardrobe, tapping your fingers against the doors, wondering what you should wear to the office. Not only do you have to choose between different styles of clothing and levels of formality, but you also […]

4 Professional Dress Mistakes on International Business Trips

5 Professional Dress Mistakes on International Business Trips

Recently I posted “5 Common Body Language Mistakes on International Business Trips” to give some tips and advice to those who travel internationally for business. I received such a fabulous response with lots of readers sharing it on their social media platforms, I wanted to offer you some more tips related to a very important […]

Business Etiquette Basics for End-of-Year Parties!

Business etiquette basics for end of year work parties

The longer you work for a company, the more you feel comfortable in your surroundings and with your colleagues. Feeling comfortable is fantastic because it allows your confidence to shine through.

[Special] 12 Ways to Project Authority and Power for Women

If you’€™re a regular reader of the Executive Impressions blog, you’€™ve probably noticed that I often write about how to project a powerful and confident image in the office. Some of my posts are written for women and they offer advice and tips for