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The world is in desperate need of irresistible women: women who are willing to be enthusiastic, alive, and expressive - regardless of the circumstance; women who are not afraid to tell their truth or speak up for what they believe in; women who feel at ease being intelligent, sensual, and compassionate all at once; women who do not compete with, demean, or do battle against men (or other women) but who see everyone for who they really are - fellow human beings in search of a great life, in search of love.
- Marie Forleo (via cyberbabeclub)

Certified Style Coach™ Rayne Parvis 

Sharing an update from Style Coach™, Rayne Parvis...

What am I doing? Oh…just working on my graphics to announce: I’m officially a certified Style Coach….who graduated with…drum roll….HONORS!

For the record, even though I have a college degree, those 5 years, yes 5, were sooo painful. I never really got excited about any of my classes & dreaded every minute (except the partying;))…I wanted to be done with it.

But when you find something you’re passionate about it’s like being a kid in a candy store, or in this case a lady with a 1 million dollar gift card to Bloomingdales, & you want to buy everything. Shout out to anyone who strives to be the best at what ever they choose to be!

PS. Not to bore you but wanted to share a little more: A Style Coach is someone who has been professionally trained to be able to help others to enhance and embrace their physical appearance, so that it harmonizes with their personality and the messages they would like to express. They also help others to “love the skin they’re in” through an understanding of self-image psychology.
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We’re all ready for our next group of VIP students who are set to become leading Image Consultants, Personal Stylists, and Style Coaches™. They are joining our master image trainer, Bernie Delaney, in London for the next six days and their personal styling course is being hosted at the luxury Radisson Blu Hotel at Stansted International Airport.

For this VIP styling course we have students joining us from Saudi Arabia, France, Norway, the USA, Spain, Lebanon, Trinidad & Tobago, Switzerland, Kuwait, the United kingdom and Tunisia! 

If you would like to take an image consultancy course or become a personal stylist, then why not consider joining us on our next VIP Style Coaching™ courses starting early in 2015? Find out all the details about our online courses and London courses at www.stylecoachinginstitute.com

What do you see when you look in the mirror?

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On the set of John Legend’s “You and I” music video, 63 women were asked what they see when they look in the mirror. “When I look in the mirror” is a behind the scenes exploration of each woman’s thoughts and insights as they take a deep look into the mirror and reflect on themselves and their experiences. Dozens of interviews were conducted over the course of twelve days to cultivate this collection of voices. From cancer survivors to a middle schooler facing bullying, each woman’s answer is indicative of her unique life experiences. Through interview, vérité filming, and staged recreations, this short documentary will deeply explore female self-image, self-judgement, and ultimately, self-love. #OPERATIONGIRL

Did you know that Style Coaching™ is so much more than image consultancy or personal styling? Style Coaching™ is the only specialisation that truly recognises the connection between every part of your life. It’s not just about the physical image you see reflected in the mirror; it’s about the thoughts you have about that image. How you “see” yourself isn’t just influenced by your hair or makeup, your clothing choices, or your age. It’s influenced by your beliefs, your life experiences, the inner challenges you might be facing.

When you train to become an image consultant or take a personal styling course, you will learn all the skills to dress someone for their body shape and colour season. You’ll learn how to do personal shopping and give wardrobe advice. Most image consultants and personal stylists love their careers, and they find that the most rewarding aspect is seeing the positive impact it can have on a person’s life. There’s no doubt that changes to your appearance can have a dramatic influence on your confidence and self-esteem. When you train to become a certified Style Coach™ you’ll get to learn everything from the world of image consultancy and personal styling, but you’ll also get to explore the fascinating depths of a person’s internal self-image.

As a professional Style Coach™ you’ll have the unique opportunity to work closely with your clients and support them not just to see an attractive reflection in the mirror, but also to nurture positive thoughts about themselves and genuinely learn to “love the skin they’re in”. Beauty comes in every shape, size, gender and race… Style Coaching™ recognises this, and enables you to help others to live happier and more fulfilled lives, not just change their wardrobe choices.

About the Style Coaching Institute®

Over the past 10 years, our groundbreaking Style Coach™ training courses have been studied in more countries than any other image training course in the world. We train and certify prospective and aspiring image consultants, personal stylists, and personal shoppers to pursue hugely rewarding and fulfilling careers and become professional Style Coaches™.

Style Coaching™ has reached Andorra, Angola, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Canada, China, Columbia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain & Northern Ireland, Guernsey, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Nigeria, the Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, the Netherlands, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, the USA, Vietnam and Qatar.

We offer our online image courses worldwide, and VIP image training courses in London, image and beauty courses in Singapore and image training courses in New Zealand. So, wherever you are in the world, we can help you to become a Style Coach™ and have your dream career.

Discover more at our website www.stylecoachinginstitute.com

Should you become a Personal Stylist or a Style Coach™?

Have you been thinking about becoming a Personal Stylist, training as an Image Consultant, starting an exciting new career as a Style Coach™, or gaining the skills you need to become a Personal Shopper?

Or perhaps you’re already an Image Consultant, Personal Stylist or Personal Shopper but your image business has become stuck in a rut and you’re looking for a new way to inject life back into your career, while rediscovering all the wonderful reasons why you originally chose a career as a stylist?

There are lots of great reasons to choose the Style Coaching Institute® for your image training, one of which is that we’re the world’s most innovative and influential image education company, and we’re making a massive impact on the world of image consultancy training. Over the past 10 years our expert training team have empowered over 1000 people in almost 60 countries to realize their full potential and become successful Style Coaches™. 

Who can have a career in Personal Styling or Style Coaching™?

We’ve worked with men and women from all walks of life and with vastly differing levels of experience. We’ve trained complete novices with no prior experience of personal styling or image consultancy, and transformed them into confident and competent Style Coaches™ who run their own image businesses and earn a great income from doing what they love!

We’ve also trained experienced Personal Stylists and Personal Shoppers, as well as Image Consultants and Color Consultants who have been practicing for a number of decades. When these image professionals are looking to take their styling careers to the next level and gain a competitive edge that helps them stand out from the crowd, they turn to the Style Coaching Institute® for the tools, knowledge and resources to make this possible.

The truth is that anyone who has a passion for style and a belief in the positive power of appearance can become a Personal Stylist or Image Consultant, but if you’re looking for a career that will really capture the attention and imagination of your clients, then training to become an Image and Style Coach™ is the obvious choice.

What’s the difference between Personal Styling and Style Coaching™?

When you train to become a Personal Stylist, Image Consultant or Personal Shopper, you will learn how to help others enhance their physical appearance through clothes, accessories, colors, and makeup. A Style Coach™ is also highly-trained in all these professional styling skills and they are also trained in powerfully transformative life coaching skills

The added benefit of merging the skills of a Personal Stylist with those of a Life Coach cannot be underestimated. In fact, the difference between the results of Style Coaching™, and those of Personal Styling or Image Consulting is staggering. Style Coaching™ offers a complete and holistic approach that revolutionizes how Personal Stylists and Image Consultants have worked since the 1980’s. A Style Coach™ doesn’t just believe in the power of appearance; they also believe that people are more than just a reflection in the mirror and that confidence and positive body-image are vital components of ‘style’ of a personal ‘style’!

So, should you become a Personal Stylist or a Style Coach™? The answer to this question can only be discovered by examining your own beliefs. 

Here at the Style Coaching Institute® our training is based on the beliefs that:

  • Style is as much about inner confidence as it is about the clothes you wear
  • Looking good is about enhancing your appearance and embracing what makes you uniquely beautiful 
  • No matter your size, shape or weight, if you feel beautiful on the inside then you can look beautiful on the outside
  • Making a good impression is a combination of the right clothes, grooming, body language and attitude
  • In essence, “looking good is only half the picture”

If these beliefs resonate with you and make sense, then a career in Personal Styling or Image Consultancy would be selling yourself short. Style Coaching™ will give you unlimited opportunities for personal and professional growth, fulfillment and rewards. This is true whether you are a complete newcomer to the image profession, or whether you are experienced professional from a related field. Read what people say about training to become a Style Coach™.

In just 10 years, our groundbreaking Style Coach™ training courses have been studied in more countries than any other image training course in the world. We train and certify prospective and aspiring image consultants, personal stylists, personal shoppers, personal branding coaches, and life coaches to pursue the career of their dreams as professional Style Coaches™.

Style Coaching™ has reached Andorra, Angola, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Canada, China, Columbia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain & Northern Ireland, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jersey, Kuwait, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Nigeria, the Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, the Netherlands, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, the USA, Vietnam and Qatar.

We offer online personal styling courses worldwide for people who want to pursue a career in Style Coaching™, and VIP tutored training courses in London, classroom courses in Singapore and fast-track training courses in New Zealand. So, wherever you are in the world, we can help you to become a Style Coach™.

Discover more at our website: www.stylecoachinginstitute.com

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After a busy few weeks of pre-production, filming and editing, here it is, the launch of our new website video!

Gain an exclusive behind-the-scenes peek into the Style Coaching Institute® HQ and meet our co-directors, Tracey Redmond and Kate Cutting. Discover what Style Coaching™ is, what we do here at
 the Style Coaching Institute®, and more about the beliefs behind the Style Coaching™ brand.

If you’re thinking about becoming a personal stylist, image consultant, color consultant, life coach or personal branding coach, or if you’ve been considering a career in fashion styling or personal shopping, then Style Coaching™ might just be the perfect fit for you. Discover what makes the Style Coaching™ brand so unique, and how you can have a career that makes you stand out from the crowd.

We believe that an extraordinary career starts with extraordinary training. 

Visit the online home of Style Coach™ training at www.stylecoachinginstitute.com to find out more! 

As Featured in International Coaching News - "The Number One Magazine for Life and Business Coaching" 

Download your FREE copy now of the latest International Coaching News edition - Personal Style & Wellness Coaching with feature article written by Style Coaching Institute® co-director, Kate Cutting

“The ICN is proud to have collaborated with renowned international columnists, expert coaches and best-selling authors to provide insights about personal style and wellness coaching. In this edition’s feature article, ‘What is Style Coaching™, and can what you wear really change your life?’ Style Coach™ trainer, Kate Cutting, provides some thought-provoking ideas on dress sense, personality and mood.” – ICN Division Head

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If you already have a career as a life coach, business coach, manager, or entrepreneur, or if you’d like to become a life coach, then you’re probably looking for ways to achieve better results, bring out and enhance more of your own potential, and discover more ways to connect with your clients on a deep and meaningful level. 

We’ve all heard that first impressions count, and that we need to ‘dress for success’, but more than this, our image can be used as a powerful tool for communication. Our appearance silently sends out messages about us, so we need to understand what these messages are and how we can design them for accuracy. If your appearance speaks volumes, then it makes sense to ensure it is saying the right things! 

Style Coaching™ opens the doors for us to move beyond previous self-limiting beliefs, and embrace our full potential on every level. It has touched the lives of thousands of individuals and is having a dramatic impact on the world of Life Coach training, as well as Image Consultant training, offering both sectors a mutually transformative way of working with clients and achieving the fulfilling results that we all want – which ultimately is to improve the quality of life for the real people we work with. 

“The 'self-image’ is the key to human personality and human behavior. Change the self image and you change the personality and the behavior.”

- Maxwell Maltz

LEARNING TO LOVE AND ACCEPT YOUR BODY


All of us have experienced a range of emotions while trying on clothes in the changing room. For those who are confident and self-assured shoppers, the ‘changing room’ can be a place full of creativity and excitement, but for many others it can much less positive associations!

Although deciphering flaws and assets is a crucial part of looking our best, it can also raise some very sensitive issues, of which a Style Coach™ needs to be conscious and considerate. In the necessary process of a Style Coach™ getting to know their client’s body shape, they will usually also become aware of areas that the client feels unhappy with and would prefer to disguise. Certified Style Coaches™ are professional trained to help their clients look more positively at their perceived flaws and focus their attention on their best assets.

At the core of Style Coach™ training is the belief that looking good and feeling great comes from focusing on what you want, not what you don’t want. This is because in life we tend to attract more of what we focus our attention on. Focusing on the positive rather than the negative makes people look at themselves from a fresh perspective and in a completely different light. We each have features that we admit to liking about ourselves; it’s not arrogant to say that you have beautiful legs, luscious locks, or a feminine curves. It’s important to be grateful for the positive things about ourselves, and to acknowledge the ways in which we are blessed.

Here at the Style Coaching Institute® we like to say that we focus on blessings, not blemishes!

One of the quick and easy questions to ask yourself today is simply: “What are three things that you love most about the way you look?“ - If you’re having trouble answering this, then why not ask a friend to answer for you. It’s enlightening to see yourself through another’s eyes.

The Style Coaching™ philosophy truly believes that each and every one of us is beautiful, but never in exactly the same way. We need to celebrate our unique features, and a Style Coach™ is trained to dress every person in a way that enhances their figure and allows their 'style personality’ to shine. Looking great is always about working in harmony with your body shape, not against it.

Becoming a Style Coach™ is similar to becoming a personal stylist or training in image consultancy, because you learn styling skills that enable you to balance a client’s proportions, cleverly camouflage body challenges, and enhance a client’s favourite features. However, when you become a Style Coach™, you’re also trained to recognise the importance of positive body-image, self-acceptance, and learning to love yourself.

The truth is that everyone has positive attributes to their body shape; we just need to shift the focus so that these attributes can be more easily recognised and appreciated. To truly experience the wonderful benefits of Style Coaching™, clients are encouraged to understand, get to know and accept their body shape.

If you’re inspired to help people to look good in the mirror then a career in personal styling or image consultancy might be perfect for you! But, if you’re interested in learning how to take 'looking good’ to whole new level through helping people to feel beautiful on the inside too, then becoming a Style Coach™ is the career you’ve been waiting for. Your Style Coaching™ career is about so much more than personal styling, it’s about spreading self-esteem and positive body-image. When you begin your Style Coaching™ business, you can look forward to a career that is rewarding, fulfilling and which makes a positive difference in the world.  

Discover more about our accredited Style Coach™ training courses at our website: www.stylecoachinginstitute.com

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