PRLog - Sep. 19, 2011 - BARRINGTON, R.I. -- Did you know you have less than 7 seconds to make a favorable first impression? Margaret Batting, president and owner of Elevé in Barrington, RI, shares secrets to making a positive first impression during Leading Women of Massachusetts’
As one of the only certified image and corporate style professionals in Rhode Island, Batting serves as the region’s go-to expert on everything relating to business style and professional first impressions.
“I’m looking forward to helping women learn how they can boost their confidence and enhance their career,” said Batting.
Attendees will leave with tips that can dramatically improve their image; the know-how and confidence to help make changes with impact; and necessary tools to shift their mindset with confidence.
Leading Women’s programming centers around the importance of developing strong business acumen, financial acumen, and strategic relationships. For more information about this event, visit http://www.leadingwomen.biz or contact Victoria Waterman, the president of Leading Women Mass at (401) 597-0649.
As a former Fortune 500 executive, Batting prides herself on being more than a personal stylist. She guides professionals in all matters relating to professional communications, business etiquette, corporate style and beyond, helping them experience success.
She travels the country for Career Builder to help professionals make a more positive first impression and serves on the board for Dress for Success Rhode Island. Batting also writes a weekly business column for GoLocalProv.
About Leading Women
Leading Women is an international organization that inspires, powers, and honors the success of women leaders offering unique live, online and Self-Managed Solutions™ that support the success of women from career-start to the C-suite and onto corporate boards. Known for its singular and innovative ability to close the gaps between the critical success factors that women need to know and what they are taught, Leading Women helps organizations meet their goals for advancing and retaining women at all levels. Regionally and nationally, Leading Women supports Women's Internal Networks including those at Amgen, GTECH, Pfizer, AIPSO, LGC&D, MITRE, Pepsi Bottling, Kodak, and Sunoco. Contact Victoria Waterman, president of Leading Women Mass at (401) 597-0649 for more information.
About Margaret Batting
Margaret Batting is the owner and president of Elevé Image Communications and the only certified image consultant and personal brand strategist in Rhode Island. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mass Communication from Boston University and studied couture at the Paris Fashion Institute in Paris. She is a certified Image Consultant by the Association of Image Consultants International, the London Image Institute and the Institute of Image Communications in New York. Batting’
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