Headshot uses

There are over 40 uses for your professional headshot. Please feel free to suggest any more.

  1. Have it printed on your business cards
  2. Use it in your marketing materials
  3. Your professional networking profile image (linkedin, ecademy, xing, plaxo twitter etc)
  4. Always include with press releases
  5. Place it in your newsletter
  6. On a postcard with your USP
  7. Put it on your web site
  8. Use it on your email signature
  9. Use it on your CV
  10. In your company annual reports
  11. In the company directory
  12. Employee of the Month
  13. Announce Career Accomplishments
  14. On the side of your Car or Van
  15. Never run an Ad without it
  16. Display in Office Reception or waiting room
  17. In your Corporate Brochure
  18. Always accompany articles you write
  19. Send out prior to speaking engagements
  20. Ever see a politician campaign without a photo?
  21. Send copies out to local press
  22. As a leave-behind for prospective clients to remember you by
  23. Use it to build visual recognition and brand awareness
  24. Contacts will more likely remember you with a picture reminder
  25. Job applications
  26. To help represent you when you can’t be there in person
  27. A friendly visage shows you can’t be all bad to do business with
  28. Announce your Promotion
  29. Dating agency profile
  30. One for posterity
  31. Crimewatch!
  32. Have available before a reporter calls to do a profile on you
  33. Send copies out to the trade press
  34. Do you dance, perform, sing or play music? Use your photo
  35. Project it 40ft high on the side of your office building – it will get you noticed
  36. Visas
  37. Permits
  38. Licenses
  39. Mugs
  40. T shirts
  41. Keyfobs
  42. Mouse Mats etc.
  43. And finally you can always give one to your mum.