Mastering Men’s Career Style
Is Your Appearance Affecting Your Success?
I am sure you have heard of first impressions, but did you know that 55% of your first impression is based on your appearance. Yes people do judge you by your appearance and you do the same. What this means is that your appearance could be costing you career opportunities and advancement.
The good news is you can take control of your image and make sure that your appearance is in line with your career goals. This course is designed to teach you the basic steps of image management.
Do I have to love fashion to take this course?
No, the course is about your image and how this affects your career, it not about being fashionable it's about being stylish. We will cover the 6 pillars of what makes a success image. These Pillars are Color, Fit, Quality, Appropriateness, Being Current and You. Each of these categories will be explained and you will have action steps to follow in order to make this course more personalized.
How Will I Benefit?
Once you have finished with this course you will have a clear understanding of how your image is affecting your career. You will know how to apply each of the pillars to create an image that communicates your goals. The best part is that you might even get a raise or that new job once you apply these principals. You will definitely look more polished and stylish but you will need to take the action steps instructed.
I look forward to having you as a student and helping you look great and reach your career goals.
Welcome to the course on Mastering Men's Career Style. This course will teach the importance of dressing for success. The downloadable slides on each section help you better understand each lecture.
In this lecture we will cover the 6 Pillars of Image Success.
In this practice lecture you will answer a few questions to clarify your image goal.
This Section will cover the importance of how your clothes fit and how this could either make or break your image. The downloadable PDF will best illustrate fit and make it easy to follow along with each lecture.
This lecture will cover what to look for in the fit of your shirt. Please see the downloadable PDF for best illustration.
This lecture will cover what to look for in the fit of your pant. Please see the downloadable PDF for best illustration.
This lecture will help you better understand how your body will affect the fit of your clothes.
This lecture covers the 3 main male body types and how to dress each one.
This Practice lecture you check the fit of your items.
In this presentation students will gain basic knowledge of each fabric category in menswear and learn example of how to mix and match patterns.
This lesson teaches you the basic fabric pattern names you need to know when purchasing career wear.
In this lecture students will learn about color analyses and the importance color plays when selecting our wardrobe. The meaning of color and how it affects our emotions and our self expression. The downloadable PDF has slides to compliment this section.
This is the second part of color analyses on color contrast. Students will learn a simple test to see if they have low or high color contrast.
In this practice lecture students will do a very simple color test to see if they have cool or warm coloring.
This presentation covers the importance of appropriate attire.
This lecture will teach you how your personality plays a major role in your personal image.
This lecture explains each male fashion personality type and helps you better understand where you fit in.
This practice lecture will best explain the 3 major fashion personalities and clarify which one best describes you.
This lecture will teach importance of quality not quantity in your wardrobe.
This practice is a simple quality checklist you will need next time you are purchasing a garment.
This Video will explain the different casual wardrobes.
This practice lecture is a wardrobe checklist. Check off all the items in the core wardrobe list to make sure you have a workable wardrobe.
Monica Diaz started her career in fashion at a very early age. Her career has spanned from assistant buyer, textile stylist, men's wear merchandiser, sales, blogger, adjunct professor and entrepreneur.
Monica Diaz, was owner of Monica Diaz Mode, one of New York City’s top personal stylists, and author of 7 Days to Style, an easy to read and follow book that guides women in identifying their authentic style. Monica worked with both men and women and her repertoire includes private client styling, closet editing, corporate image seminars, and special mini workshops at boutique stores.
Today she is has transition to the home decor market and is showroom manager and design consultant for a custom chandelier shop. Ms Diaz loves designing custom lighting pieces for her clients and helping them fashion their home. She is now also working on updating her blog MDMode which reflects her fashion inspirations and aspiration.
“Our sense of fashion and style is reflective in every part of our lives. We choose who we want to be and how we want to live our lives everyday. We choose our clothing and our decor to express to others how feel, who we are and who we aspire to be. The beauty is we never have to speak yet the message is always heard loud and clear.“