Meet my client, Michelle Perchuk. She is the founder and owner of MTV Coaching. She helps executives discover amazing jobs by making every conversation count, bypassing job boards & creating opportunities that will take their careers to the next level. She offers career coaching, executive coaching, and business coaching. One of my network connections introduced […]

Branding, Business Feature

March 8, 2022

Michelle Perchuk | Career Coach | MTV Coaching

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Meet my client, Caryn Starr-Gates. She is the CEO of StarrGates Business Communications. Caryn is a professional freelance copywriter and marketing consultant. She helps companies market their messages through advertising, marketing, and public relations. She is also my amazing copywriter! If you want to check out her work, visit my website (CharissaHYongPhotography.com). Caryn proofread the […]

Branding, Business Feature

March 1, 2022

Caryn Starr-Gates | Copywriter | StarrGates Business Communications

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I’m so excited to celebrate 4 years in business! If you told me 4 years ago that I would quit my corporate job and become a business owner and a photographer, I would not have believed you. Turns out, it was one of the best life decisions I ever made. Was it easy? No! But […]

Personal

March 1, 2022

Celebrating 4 Years in Business

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Meet my client, Melanie Cunningham. She is a small business attorney and the owner of Melanie Cunningham Law Office P.C., an alternative to the traditional law firm to serve entrepreneurs and small business owners. Her law firm specializes in business planning and intellectual property. Melanie and I met through NJAWBO (New Jersey Association of Women […]

Branding, Business Feature

February 7, 2022

Client Introduction: Melanie Cunningham (Melanie Cunningham Law Office P.C.)

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Have you ever downloaded your pictures from your branding session, so excited to use them for your business, but quickly get overwhelmed?  Questions start flooding your mind: Now what? Where can I use these images? What else can I do with them? I totally get it! It’s a lot to think about when you have […]

Branding, Tips

February 1, 2022

5 Ways to Use Your Branding Photos

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Meet my client, Susana Fonticoba. Susana is the founder and owner of Clear Path Strategy, LLC. She helps entrepreneurs who are tired of indecision, taking the arduous long route, and who are ready for action with a business navigator keeping them on track to their goals. We did her branding photo session at the beautiful […]

Branding, Business Feature

January 24, 2022

Client Introduction: Susana Fonticoba (Clear Path Strategy, LLC)

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Meet my client, Denise Cliatt. She is an independent consultant for Beautycounter. A beauty product company with a mission to get safer products into the hands of everyone. She came to my Mini Branding Session event at Industrious in Short Hills, New Jersey on November 4, 2021. She needed some branding photos for her social […]

Branding

January 10, 2022

Client Introduction: Denise Cliatt (Beauty Counter Independent Consultant)

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I started 2021 with a lot of uncertainty around my business because my kids were home. I decided to keep them home until the vaccines were available for adults. I’m so thankful for my wonderful husband and biggest supporter. He took care of the kids while I went to my photoshoots. By July, I sent […]

Year End Review

January 1, 2022

2021 Year-End-Review

Meet my client, Lisa Roe. She is the author of Welcome to the Neighborhood (available on April 5, 2022). It is a heartwarming and life-affirming story of family dynamics, mother/daughter relationships, and second chances. As with other clients I have worked with, Lisa was not comfortable with getting her picture taken. However, by the end […]

Business Feature, Headshots

December 15, 2021

Client Feature: Lisa Roe, author

“If you don’t give the market the story to talk about, they’ll define your brand’s story for you.” – David Brier Nowadays, it’s more important than ever to own who you are. In a world that’s increasingly digital, your personal brand is what tells people who you are, what you do, and what makes you […]

Branding, Tips

December 1, 2021

Personal Branding – Beginners Checklist

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