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Style Expert and Online Business Personal Brand Success Strategist for fellow women entrepreneurs, Sharon Haver shares expert fashion, business and lifestyle tips to step into your STAR Power. The FocusOnStyle fashion blog was founded in 1999, and includes the 7 Days to Amazing Podcast, and Quick Tips how to video series.

Without a little twinkle, some pizzazz, that certain something that makes us smile, or some camp in our lives it would all be so very boring. I visited the Costume Institute’s spring 2019 exhibition, Camp: Notes on Fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art earlier.  It certainly added a sparkle to my day and will do the same for you. Here's a sneak peek of the exhibition (photos do not do it justice) before tonight's Met Gala, co-hosted by Lady Gaga [...]

Original Post at We All Need Some! The Costume Institute’s, Camp: Notes on Fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: May 6, 2019, 9:55 pm

The Best and Most Profitable Way To Use Social Media- It’s Not What You Think! THE MISSING LINK IN SOCIAL MEDIA is something you see ignored way too often. VIDEO HERE   Think about this: Social media comes into your most personal spaces. You look at your phone at home, in bed, while your passing time, between meetings, while you’re in a waiting room, all the times when you “choose” not to be doing something else or taking in something too […]

The Best and Most Profitable Way To Use Social Media- It’s Not What You Think! THE MISSING LINK IN SOCIAL MEDIA is something you see ignored way too often. VIDEO HERE   Think about this: Social media comes into your most personal spaces. You look at your phone at home, in bed, while your passing time, between meetings, while you’re in a waiting room, all the times when you “choose” not to be doing something else or taking in something too

Original Post at The Best and Most Profitable Way To Use Social Media- It’s Not What You Think! [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: April 4, 2019, 11:49 pm

One of the biggest social media strategies I can tell you is: Don’t be afraid to get out there (literally)! Bust through the fear factor and be seen to grow your brand. WATCH: 🎈⭐️💵Entrepreneurs: How To Break The Fear Factor so you can actually scale your brand! (and yes, I’m actually on a crowded street after a visit to my PT with The Empire State Building behind me) You wonder, how the heck did getting in FRONT of a camera ever […]

One of the biggest social media strategies I can tell you is: Don’t be afraid to get out there (literally)! Bust through the fear factor and be seen to grow your brand. WATCH: 🎈⭐️💵Entrepreneurs: How To Break The Fear Factor so you can actually scale your brand! (and yes, I’m actually on a crowded street after a visit to my PT with The Empire State Building behind me) You wonder, how the heck did getting in FRONT of a camera ever

Original Post at Don’t Be Afraid To Get Out There! Break The Fear Factor so you can actually scale your brand!

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: April 3, 2019, 8:15 pm

Entrepreneur Friends, This could be the missing ⛓link ⛓to why they’re not paying attention to your personal brand marketing! Come along with me to New York’s Chelsea Market to find out why and how to stop it. Did you ever think that this could be the very reason your audience is tuning out? This topic came up a few times this week in conversations with entrepreneurs and coaches so I want to make sure it doesn’t happen to you. Your content is […]

Entrepreneur Friends, This could be the missing ⛓link ⛓to why they’re not paying attention to your personal brand marketing! Come along with me to New York’s Chelsea Market to find out why and how to stop it. Did you ever think that this could be the very reason your audience is tuning out? This topic came up a few times this week in conversations with entrepreneurs and coaches so I want to make sure it doesn’t happen to you. Your content is

Original Post at Is your personal brand marketing a snooze fest?

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: April 2, 2019, 11:22 pm

Elevate Your Personal Brand For Photos and Videos With Visual Storytelling Inspiration… Today’s beautiful setting is perfect to talk to you about brand inspiration for photos and videos. Your visual story can dramatically change from simply where you are and how you position yourself. Inspiration for photos and videos can become overwhelming when you don’t know where to start. But here’s the thing: You need your own secret sauce, your own special something, to not be a commodity in today’s […]

Elevate Your Personal Brand For Photos and Videos With Visual Storytelling Inspiration… Today’s beautiful setting is perfect to talk to you about brand inspiration for photos and videos. Your visual story can dramatically change from simply where you are and how you position yourself. Inspiration for photos and videos can become overwhelming when you don’t know where to start. But here’s the thing: You need your own secret sauce, your own special something, to not be a commodity in today’s

Original Post at The Secret To Finding Brand Inspiration [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: February 20, 2019, 1:47 am

You Gotta Beat Burnout So You Can  Reenergize Yourself To Get More Out Of  Business Trips… So Many Opportunities, Only So Much Time! As a forward thinking solopreneur or entrepreneur, there are a myriad of conferences, masterminds, speaking engagements, and events to attend that the benefits can be lost from the sheer exhaustion of it all. Most of the time, you end up traveling to places  you don’t actually want to go to (can I get a hell yeah?!) I put a […]

You Gotta Beat Burnout So You Can  Reenergize Yourself To Get More Out Of  Business Trips… So Many Opportunities, Only So Much Time! As a forward thinking solopreneur or entrepreneur, there are a myriad of conferences, masterminds, speaking engagements, and events to attend that the benefits can be lost from the sheer exhaustion of it all. Most of the time, you end up traveling to places  you don’t actually want to go to (can I get a hell yeah?!) I put a

Original Post at Entrepreneurs: How To Beat Business Travel Burnout [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: February 15, 2019, 4:50 pm

Empower Your Decisions With A Simple Tweak… If you want to lean how to empower your personal leadership to get what you want, I’ve got something ridiculously easy for your to put into practice. It’s so easy to slack on personal leadership and defer to the opinion of others without even realizing it. But what if you asked yourself this ONE empowering decision the next time your’e not sure? Watch the video to learn more…

Empower Your Decisions With A Simple Tweak… If you want to lean how to empower your personal leadership to get what you want, I’ve got something ridiculously easy for your to put into practice. It’s so easy to slack on personal leadership and defer to the opinion of others without even realizing it. But what if you asked yourself this ONE empowering decision the next time your’e not sure? Watch the video to learn more…

Original Post at How To Empower Your Decisions [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: February 14, 2019, 10:19 pm

How Does Being A ‘Badass’ Apply To Your Business? Honestly, I didn’t like the term at first. ‘Badassery’ didn’t seem to apply to me at all. But then I realized – it’s not just about riding a motorcycle and getting the tattoos. Badassery means something totally different in your business. Go out and take chances. In today’s market you’ve gotta be authentic, real, consistent, on brand and on point in your message. You need to create that magnetic kind of […]

How Does Being A ‘Badass’ Apply To Your Business? Honestly, I didn’t like the term at first. ‘Badassery’ didn’t seem to apply to me at all. But then I realized – it’s not just about riding a motorcycle and getting the tattoos. Badassery means something totally different in your business. Go out and take chances. In today’s market you’ve gotta be authentic, real, consistent, on brand and on point in your message. You need to create that magnetic kind of

Original Post at How To Be A Badass In Your Business [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 31, 2019, 7:41 pm

Presenting an online identity can be tricky, sure, but there is a way to make it easier on yourself and more enjoyable. Instead of stressing and stressing about ‘looking perfect’ anytime you want you engage with your tribe, just ask yourself one question: is this me? Well, is it? Who is the person you present? Is the Kardashian diva look your thing? Or the fitness guru? Or the queen of casual? Whatever your online persona may be, discover it and […]

Presenting an online identity can be tricky, sure, but there is a way to make it easier on yourself and more enjoyable. Instead of stressing and stressing about ‘looking perfect’ anytime you want you engage with your tribe, just ask yourself one question: is this me? Well, is it? Who is the person you present? Is the Kardashian diva look your thing? Or the fitness guru? Or the queen of casual? Whatever your online persona may be, discover it and

Original Post at Online Identities Exposed: The Truth About Being Memorable [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 29, 2019, 8:00 pm

Scared of Selfies? They aren’t just for the ‘duck lipped’ teens anymore! We know that it literally takes a tenth of a second for someone to judge you based on your photo online, right? So of course you’re scared of doing a selfie. Selfies can be hard to make look professional and not silly or dorky. You’re nervous you’ll come across looking ridiculous…You think that selfies are just for dopey teens – they aren’t! Well, it doesn’t have to be […]

Scared of Selfies? They aren’t just for the ‘duck lipped’ teens anymore! We know that it literally takes a tenth of a second for someone to judge you based on your photo online, right? So of course you’re scared of doing a selfie. Selfies can be hard to make look professional and not silly or dorky. You’re nervous you’ll come across looking ridiculous…You think that selfies are just for dopey teens – they aren’t! Well, it doesn’t have to be

Original Post at The Secret to Pro Selfies: One Amazing, Simple Tool You’re Not Using! [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 24, 2019, 5:36 pm

Don’t treat the camera like a stranger. It’s so easy to be self judging in front of the camera, isn’t it? You know that people are going to see the photo, see you and make a snap decision about if they want to trust you. YIKES. That is a scary thought, so it makes sense that you’re nervous to get in front of the camera. I don’t blame you. BUT, those nerves SHOW and they aren’t the message you want […]

Don’t treat the camera like a stranger. It’s so easy to be self judging in front of the camera, isn’t it? You know that people are going to see the photo, see you and make a snap decision about if they want to trust you. YIKES. That is a scary thought, so it makes sense that you’re nervous to get in front of the camera. I don’t blame you. BUT, those nerves SHOW and they aren’t the message you want

Original Post at You have everything you need – Now take this FIRST Step To Being Seen As The Expert [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 23, 2019, 7:56 pm

How To Use Watching T.V. To Improve Your Brand I’ve got ANOTHER live I cut for you at my vacation home in Jackson! Seeing as the weather there was so intense (beautiful snow and winds at 40MPH!) ‘climate’ got on my mind. Climate change is NOT just in the environment, it also changes in your brand. If you want to have a brand that really stays on point you need to stay on top of what’s going on now in […]

How To Use Watching T.V. To Improve Your Brand I’ve got ANOTHER live I cut for you at my vacation home in Jackson! Seeing as the weather there was so intense (beautiful snow and winds at 40MPH!) ‘climate’ got on my mind. Climate change is NOT just in the environment, it also changes in your brand. If you want to have a brand that really stays on point you need to stay on top of what’s going on now in

Original Post at What Is Brand Climate, And How Does It Affect YOU? [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 22, 2019, 11:16 pm

Say Good Bye To Overwhelm– If you want to stop overcomplicating your process to reduce brain chaos, the solution is much more simple than you think! From my vacation place in Jackson Hole, Wyoming! Due to heavy winds (40 MPH! WOAH!) I had to take the skiing one step at a time – bit by bit. I realized that this has SO MUCH to do with our business. When you’re trying something new, when you want to do something different it’s so […]

Say Good Bye To Overwhelm– If you want to stop overcomplicating your process to reduce brain chaos, the solution is much more simple than you think! From my vacation place in Jackson Hole, Wyoming! Due to heavy winds (40 MPH! WOAH!) I had to take the skiing one step at a time – bit by bit. I realized that this has SO MUCH to do with our business. When you’re trying something new, when you want to do something different it’s so

Original Post at Stop It! The Truth About Overcomplicating Your Process (And How To Simplify Brain Chaos!) [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 17, 2019, 10:43 pm

If you want to empower your decisions (and why wouldn’t you?) here’s How To Start Questioning And How To Find The Answers The question is this; “What do you think?” So simple, right? It’s the the key to making your own decisions and really, really thinking about what you have to present to the world. Watch how I break down how my team, clients, students, and I are using this this powerful question to boost self-leadership in the video below…

If you want to empower your decisions (and why wouldn’t you?) here’s How To Start Questioning And How To Find The Answers The question is this; “What do you think?” So simple, right? It’s the the key to making your own decisions and really, really thinking about what you have to present to the world. Watch how I break down how my team, clients, students, and I are using this this powerful question to boost self-leadership in the video below…

Original Post at How To Empower Your Decisions By Asking Yourself This Very Powerful Question [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 16, 2019, 8:39 pm

If you want to know how to reach your goals,  it’s critical to take the appropriate steps to get there. Howdy, from Jackson Hole Wyoming!  I’m here on vacation so you wonder why I’m “working”? Well, I had my first day of the cross country ski season and with 40 MPH winds my otherwise slow start got derailed to an even slower start. No worries for me! Reaching your goals (of any kind) is not an overnight affair, it takes […]

If you want to know how to reach your goals,  it’s critical to take the appropriate steps to get there. Howdy, from Jackson Hole Wyoming!  I’m here on vacation so you wonder why I’m “working”? Well, I had my first day of the cross country ski season and with 40 MPH winds my otherwise slow start got derailed to an even slower start. No worries for me! Reaching your goals (of any kind) is not an overnight affair, it takes

Original Post at How To Reach Your Goals- Bit By Bit [LIVE Videos]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 8, 2019, 5:02 pm

Do you have what you need to SHOW UP, STAND OUT and make a FIRST IMPRESSION? No one wants to be stuck on the sidelines. Out of sight, out of mind, out of business. Are you stuck there now? Do you know why? This could be the reason. If you just half-commit to your arrival, to your business, to your online persona, then you’ll be lost in the masses. It’s all about your grand entrance! How are you showing up?

Do you have what you need to SHOW UP, STAND OUT and make a FIRST IMPRESSION? No one wants to be stuck on the sidelines. Out of sight, out of mind, out of business. Are you stuck there now? Do you know why? This could be the reason. If you just half-commit to your arrival, to your business, to your online persona, then you’ll be lost in the masses. It’s all about your grand entrance! How are you showing up?

Original Post at How You Show Up Doesn’t Just Mean Arriving – It’s How You Make A First Impression [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 4, 2019, 6:23 am

People want to go on your adventures with you — don’t let them down! The world is beautiful. Your environment is a part of who you are – and we want to get to know YOU! Whether it’s your home base, like mine here in NYC, or you’re on vaca – you’ve gotta show off the amazing things you find around you. Not only is it gorgeous, but it makes for more interesting photos and videos. Not that sitting in […]

People want to go on your adventures with you — don’t let them down! The world is beautiful. Your environment is a part of who you are – and we want to get to know YOU! Whether it’s your home base, like mine here in NYC, or you’re on vaca – you’ve gotta show off the amazing things you find around you. Not only is it gorgeous, but it makes for more interesting photos and videos. Not that sitting in

Original Post at Want Stronger Engagement? Try this hack that you have with you right now! [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: January 3, 2019, 3:14 pm

If someone asked what was one of my most frequently asked questions about style and fashion rules, this would be it! I know this is a conundrum for so many business women who feel out of touch and confused about what to wear, especially in today’s very visual world, but… When it comes to wardrobe, there isn’t one rule for everyone.  It all comes down to aligning yourself with your brand, and your personal aesthetic. That includes what you wear! […]

If someone asked what was one of my most frequently asked questions about style and fashion rules, this would be it! I know this is a conundrum for so many business women who feel out of touch and confused about what to wear, especially in today’s very visual world, but… When it comes to wardrobe, there isn’t one rule for everyone.  It all comes down to aligning yourself with your brand, and your personal aesthetic. That includes what you wear!

Original Post at Fashion Rules? Think Again, It’s Not The One Thing To Wear On Camera [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: December 28, 2018, 8:09 pm

Lights, Camera… now what? You don’t need all that stuff but there is nothing wrong with tszujing up the equipment on occasion. It’s important to remember though that you are the main attraction, not any of the extra fancy things around you. Having a good background is definitely important for looking aspirational, but that doesn’t mean you need to think so hard about it that you can’t focus on your message. Fancy equipment can be fun! It can make videos […]

Lights, Camera… now what? You don’t need all that stuff but there is nothing wrong with tszujing up the equipment on occasion. It’s important to remember though that you are the main attraction, not any of the extra fancy things around you. Having a good background is definitely important for looking aspirational, but that doesn’t mean you need to think so hard about it that you can’t focus on your message. Fancy equipment can be fun! It can make videos

Original Post at Behind The Scenes On A PhotoShoot You Can Do On Your Own [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: December 18, 2018, 12:20 am

Do you feel like you’re doing everything right, it’s just not connecting? This could be why… Yes, you want to have as many things as are useful in your arsenal in order to build you business. Yes, you want the training, the strategy, the tactics – there is nothing wrong with that. BUT sometimes you can get stuck EVEN WITH everything you need. This can make anyone feel like a Debbie Downer. You invest all this money and time into […]

Do you feel like you’re doing everything right, it’s just not connecting? This could be why… Yes, you want to have as many things as are useful in your arsenal in order to build you business. Yes, you want the training, the strategy, the tactics – there is nothing wrong with that. BUT sometimes you can get stuck EVEN WITH everything you need. This can make anyone feel like a Debbie Downer. You invest all this money and time into

Original Post at Your Business Coach Probably Never Told You This BUT It’s Key To Going Next Level [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: December 7, 2018, 8:24 pm

You know something’s off but not sure what it is… You know you need to get in alignment with who you are to get the results you want… But getting out there and stepping up can be confusing and scary… Don’t worry, here’s… What you can do to STOP hiding and BE the face of your brand!

You know something’s off but not sure what it is… You know you need to get in alignment with who you are to get the results you want… But getting out there and stepping up can be confusing and scary… Don’t worry, here’s… What you can do to STOP hiding and BE the face of your brand!

Original Post at How To Get In Alignment With Who You Are To Get The Results You Want With Iconic Moments [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: November 28, 2018, 7:41 pm

Taking great photos doesn’t have to be intimidating, don’t panic! Sometimes we overthink when is the best time to take a photo. I’ve got a little secret for you — it’s RIGHT NOW! When you look and feel good it shows! Take advantage of those moments. Share your positive moments in a photo. People want to share in your life. Be a part of your journey. See your smile. Share the amazing moments of your life! When you feel that […]

Taking great photos doesn’t have to be intimidating, don’t panic! Sometimes we overthink when is the best time to take a photo. I’ve got a little secret for you — it’s RIGHT NOW! When you look and feel good it shows! Take advantage of those moments. Share your positive moments in a photo. People want to share in your life. Be a part of your journey. See your smile. Share the amazing moments of your life! When you feel that

Original Post at How to Eliminate Photo Stress and Get The Results You Want [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: November 16, 2018, 1:51 am

How do you balance your brand imaging? It isn’t always 50/50. Who doesn’t love easy math? This equation only has three parts: 80, 20 and YOU. When it comes to your online photos, 80 percent of the time you want to bring the every day you. The other 20 percent, feel free to tszuj it up! The most important part of the equation is you. You bringing yourself to the table. Whether it’s an everyday look or all Glam and […]

How do you balance your brand imaging? It isn’t always 50/50. Who doesn’t love easy math? This equation only has three parts: 80, 20 and YOU. When it comes to your online photos, 80 percent of the time you want to bring the every day you. The other 20 percent, feel free to tszuj it up! The most important part of the equation is you. You bringing yourself to the table. Whether it’s an everyday look or all Glam and

Original Post at Are branding photos the best way to connect with your audience? [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: November 15, 2018, 1:29 am

Do you wonder why you’re not getting noticed online? This could be the reason… As fun as it is to do big brand fancy photo shoots, this isn’t the best way to represent yourself. Why? Because people aren’t connecting with you as a REAL person! People relate to real people, and if you’re posting the same picture all over the place people zone out! We get exhausted from seeing the same photo over and over again. Or the same three […]

Do you wonder why you’re not getting noticed online? This could be the reason… As fun as it is to do big brand fancy photo shoots, this isn’t the best way to represent yourself. Why? Because people aren’t connecting with you as a REAL person! People relate to real people, and if you’re posting the same picture all over the place people zone out! We get exhausted from seeing the same photo over and over again. Or the same three

Original Post at Why you may be getting overlooked online and how to fix that [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: November 8, 2018, 12:57 am

Do you want to amp up your camera ready makeup without paying for a glam squad? Here’s how! Sometimes you want a little extra tszuj in your makeup but you aren’t quite sure how to do it yourself. No sweat, there is a fun and easy way to get styled for your videos and photos without breaking the bank. Here’s the scoop: Most professional makeup stores will do your makeup for free, all you have to do is pay for […]

Do you want to amp up your camera ready makeup without paying for a glam squad? Here’s how! Sometimes you want a little extra tszuj in your makeup but you aren’t quite sure how to do it yourself. No sweat, there is a fun and easy way to get styled for your videos and photos without breaking the bank. Here’s the scoop: Most professional makeup stores will do your makeup for free, all you have to do is pay for

Original Post at Cheap Chic Secret For Camera Ready Makeup, YOUR Way! [Video]

Author: Sharon Haver
Posted: November 7, 2018, 12:43 am