IMPRESSION MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONALS
Let’s face it, while most of us realize that judging a book by its cover can be a mistake, we also recognize that people do make judgements – sometimes reasonable, sometimes not- based on how we present ourselves.
At HIGHStyle our team of certified impression management experts are committed to helping you, and/or your team present you/yourself in the very best way possible. We are a full-service impression management consulting and training company that offers training and services in four key skill areas related to conveying lasting positive impressions; professional presence, podium protocol and presentation skills, professional performance and confidence and general social skills.
Individually, HIGHStyle can offer you customized training solutions to help you leverage your first impression into achieving your career and personal goals. To the corporate world, HIGHStyle offers customized one-on-one and group training solutions, to help companies ensure they are leaving the right first impression with both their internal and external customers. And, HIGHStyle supports corporate trainers and business owners by offering certification programs and licensing opportunities to utilize the training programs within their own organizations.
Our Certified Impression Management Professional designation is endorsed and validated by the International Civility Trainers’ Consortium. HIGHStyle Impression Management is proud to be an affiliate of an organization who is setting international standards for best practices while brining together trainers from around the world to establish clarity and credibility related to civility training standards.
Ms. Olen Juarez Lim
INTERNATIONALLY CERTIFIED IMPRESSION MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT
“International Spokesperson and Mentorship Chair – HIGHStyle Impression Management”
Popularly known as Ms. O, Olen has been inspiring and empowering individuals and organizations that seek to develop a competitive and profitable advantage by delivering dynamic training programs in Image Management, Civility, Executive Presence, Business Etiquette, International Protocol and Personal Branding for over 15 years. Olen is the founder and President of OJL Consulting and is the first Filipina to be certified as a Professional Image Development Consultant by the London Image Institute and Academy of Image Mastery (Singapore). She is also a certified International Etiquette and Protocol Consultant by the Protocol School of Washington USA and a Certified Personal Branding Strategist, Certified 360Reach Analyst and Certified Social Branding Analyst with Career Thought Leaders, USA. Ms. O is a recipient of the Certified Image Professional (CIP) status from the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI) – the leading and largest professional association of personal and corporate image consultants worldwide and is board VP for Business Development (2020- 2022).
With commitment to better her craft, Ms. O is also the Director of Affiliate Development in the Philippines for Civility Experts Worldwide and the only Filipina Master Certified Civility Expert Trainer, Certified Professional Courtesy Coach (CPCC) by Culture Coach and Center for Organizational Cultural Competence. She is part of the governing board for the National Civility Center and in April 2018, she received the World Civility Award as Civility Ambassador with iChange Nation, an international professional institution that equips, mentors and trains highly esteemed individuals who have the desire to change Nations in which they live.
INTERNATIONALLY CERTIFIED IMPRESSION MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT
“Director of Development and Certification Advisor HIGHStyle Impression Management”
“When a person is at his or her best, one can always see the inner character reflected in the outer appearance and behavior. This is inside-out beauty, and it is the true essence of being authentic and credible”, this according to Zahra Kamalkhani. Over the past 20+ years, Zahra has been committed to developing inner and outer beauty in herself and in others. In addition to being a Master Certified Civility Trainer, a Certified Courtesy Coach, Golden Rule Civility Statesman, and Certified Peace Education Trainer, Zahra also holds many credentials in the field of beauty and aesthetics. Not only does she have an Advanced Diploma in Aesthetics and a Diploma in Fundamental Make-up techniques, she is also a Certified Image Consultant. Ms. Kamalkhani was recently appointed to the role of Mentor with the International Civility Trainers’ Consortium.A successful entrepreneur, Zahra is a sought after trainer and public speaker who is fluent in four languages and has lived in many different countries. To build inside beauty, Zahra’s focus is on personal and heritage culture and civility, and for outside beauty, Zahra in internationally recognized for her unique expertise in style. Current passion projects include volunteer work with Women in Distress. Watch for Zahra’s new books, PERSPECTIVES: 10 Steps to Rediscovering, Refining, and Reviving Your Humanity, and co-author book, Inside-Out Beauty, with Dr. Lew Bayer – both due for release early 2021. Zahra is president of Elan Consulting.
Founder & Business Strategist
Dr. Lew Bayer is an author, speaker, entrepreneur and the world’s foremost expert on civility. Since 1999, as a certified impression management mentor and master civility trainer Dr. Lew Bayer has been helping organizations increase profitability, competency, efficiency, retention, and engagement around the world. Lew founded HIGHStyle Impression Management, under the Civility Experts Inc. umbrella, in 2012 to address market demand for demeanor, dress, and decorum training. To read more about Lew and her accomplishments, please visit lewbayer.com or visit civilityexperts.com
“In today’s world, where decisions and judgments are made quickly, ensuring you are presenting your best self when building business relationships is vital to your professional success.”
– Kelly Mahoney, Director, Asper School of Business Career Development Centre
“Credentials alone do not equal success in the new world of work. Professional presence, social smarts, and an ability to convey civility are essential to managing first impressions – and without a positive first impression, your chances of success decrease significantly!”
As one of only two internationally certified impression management consultants in North America, Courtney’s daily activities call on her keen instinct for impression management, strong background in client services, and passion for fashion.
- Courtney Feldman, Internationally certified impression management consultant
“Remembering a name, an important fact about a prospective client or a detail mentioned about an upcoming project will set you apart from others, ensuring you leave a positive and lasting impression.”
– Kyle Buchanan, ‘the world’s most watched memory coach’, Memorize Academy