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model, michael dar

5 Tips to Help You Harness the Power of Presence

How many times have you watched someone walk into a room, onto the stage or step onto a photo set and think, wow, she’s just got it. She has presence. Well, what is the it factor or presence? How do...
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encouragement, winning pageants

Tips for Working Successfully with a Coach

You’ve determined that having someone to help you gain the skills you need and to help you navigate your selected pageant system is a good idea. You’ve interviewed a few coaches to confirm there is a good fit and set...
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preteens, national american miss, pageant

Hiring a Pageant Coach

There are a lot of people who have hung out their virtual, or literal, Pageant Coach shingle.  Today, it seems like every other girl who has stepped onto a stage is now a coach.  Are they worth the investment? Some...
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pageant coach, consulting, speaking, communicating confidence

Do you need a pageant coach?

Pageants have evolved a lot in the past 10 years. I remember when few contestants had coaches for their local or state pageants. And depending on the state in which they were competing, did they have a coach for nationals....
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Miss Universe, Nia Sanchez, Universal Confidence

10 Interview Tips from Nia Sanchez

By Shelby Poskochil You’re not ready to win, until you’re ready to lose, said Miss USA 2014, Nia Sanchez Booko. Springboard for Success directors, Robin Gifford and Emerie Jones Gifford, recently had the privilege of hosting Nia in their studio...
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Fall runway trend to pageant wardrobe

How to Incorporate the Fall Runway Trends Into Your Pageant Wardrobe

I love fashion. From walking the runway in Tokyo, to posing for ads in Paris, to booking models for a magazine in New York, I love fashion and especially, the creative process. Each season, I scroll through the pages of...
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shawn Ehlers, nyc, photo shoot, karen lee group, sprigboardforsuccess

Kassie Shelton Speaks Out About Her NYC Experience!

Kassie Shelton Oklahoma College Freshman Cheerleader Theater Budding actress Why did you decide to participate in the NYC Experience?  I decided to come on the New York trip this year to really get to see what New York life was...
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