Season 1, Episode 6; Intentional Influence Podcast: Communicating Your Brand; 5 Questions for Being on Purpose In this Intentional Influence Podcast episode, Melissa Murray talks with Shuronda Robinson on How to Have Clarity to Communicate Your Personal Brand. And we celebrate Adisa Communication's 20th Year in Business! A second-generation entrepreneur who, having grown up in a newspaper publishing family, Shuronda Robinson’s passion for effective communications was ignited during her teen years. Since founding Adisa Communications in 1995, the firm has garnered a reputation for creative professionalism by providing a full spectrum of public involvement and communications services. Meaning “one who makes himself clear,” Adisa offers its clients in Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, as well as internationally, providing an array of creative and intuitive communication solutions. Her work includes communications strategy, branding and public relations. Clients include: Walmart, Frost Bank, Lenovo, City of Austin and the State of Texas. In 2009, she launched her second dream, The Joyful Living Center, a national executive coaching and training practice to support entrepreneurs in achieving beyond their goals. Her clients call on her to help solve big communication problems that impact lives of hundreds of thousands of people. For two decades, she has [...]
Season 1, Episode 4; Intentional Influence Podcast: Makeup Tips for Looking Great on Camera In this Intentional Influence episode, Melissa Murray talks with Ashley Fierro about Makeup Tips for Looking Great on Camera. Ashley Fierro is a Celebrity Makeup Artist with more than 10 years in the business. She is the Founder of My Girls on Film Studio whose work has been featured on the cover of Martha Stewart and Exquisite Weddings Magazines, in numerous television pilots, various television and film, and works with clients worldwide. My Girls on Film Studios is Southern California's Premier Makeup studio for special events, speakers, television, film, photo shoots and weddings. Ashley Fierro and her Team at My Girls on Film Studios are known for their natural style of makeup. Making every client look like the famous version of themselves. In this episode, you’ll learn: How to apply makeup properly for camera work and still look natural What type of makeup you should have in your makeup bag for on-air appearances Understanding lighting, angles and brightness What type of makeup you should avoid for camera work The art of contouring properly Makeup for a green screen versus a staged studio set How and when to clean your makeup brushes Why men need [...]
Melissa Murray, Image Architect and Style Expert sits down with Sandra Dee Robinson of Charisma on Camera to share insider secrets into the world of wardrobe and styling for camera and stage presentation. In this candid and insightful video, you'll learn: What should you wear on camera Style tips and techniques that reinforces your brand What a professional stylist can do for you What wardrobe mistakes might be costing you About the Host: Sandra Dee Robinson is a well-known daytime actress, TV and Radio Host, Product Spokesperson, wildlife advocate, CEO and Founder of Charisma on Camera Media Training Studio and Horsepowered Leadership Training. Sandra Dee is a coach, consultant and speaker for companies, entrepreneurs, authors, celebrities and well-established experts to help them develop their most powerful personal presence and leadership communication skills. She has appeared in major roles on Another World, Sunset Beach, Bold and the Beautiful, General Hospital, Days of Our Lives, The Bay and guest starred on many prime time shows and films, like CSI Miami, Criminal Minds and Two and a Half Men… among others. She attributes her consistent success in this challenging industry to the lessons she now has honed into effective workshops and seminars.
Style Profile Blog Interview with the BEST! Sara Christensen Part II We had such an amazing response from our first interview with Sara Christensen a Private Weight Loss Coach, we decided to keep the dialogue going and get real and raw! Here is what she has to say and how she helps women all over the world look and feel their best! And you might be asking – Why is this so important to Styleology Group? Because Melissa Murray, Founder of Styleology Group, is a client of Sara’s and knows first-hand that she is the BEST in the BUSINESS and she is taking on Sara’s challenge to lose 10 pounds in 30 days! What makes her the master of her craft — enjoy the second part of her blog interview below and join Melissa for Sara’s 10 in 30! Lets do this together! OK, let’s get real – how much weight can a person expect to lose when working with you? 10 pounds in 30 days - if they’re committed to a jump start. It’s truly nothing short of miraculous how much weight the body sheds when it’s getting what it needs. I teach women to nourish and care for themselves in a way [...]
Style Profile Blog Interview with the BEST! We requested an interview with Sara Christensen, a Private Weight Loss Coach. Here is what she has to say and how she helps women all over the world look and feel their best! And you might be asking - Why is this so important to Styleology Group? Because Melissa Murray, Founder of Styleology Group, is a client of Sara's and knows first-hand that she is the BEST in the BUSINESS and she is taking on Sara's challenge to lose 10 pounds in 30 days! What makes her the master of her craft --- enjoy the blog interview below and join me for Sara's 10 in 30! Lets do this together! While we all think we know what a Private Weight Loss Coach is; what do YOU do? Oh my - what is it that I don’t do for my ladies? Honestly whatever they need to be successful, I do. I help them change that nasty little voice in their head from being their worst critic to being their biggest fan. I help them plan meals and eating and exercise. And I hold their booties accountable to all of that. That can mean [...]
As a featured panelist at the Connected Women of Influence (CWI) CEO / Executive Panel Forum, I was asked to speak and share my views on the topic of Charisma: The “It” Factor, Who Has It, Who Doesn't and Why You Should Want This in Your Business. http://youtu.be/_mIuOH50v-4 In this post-CEO Panel Forum video, I share some highlights and lowlights of Charisma and Charisma killers. While I am an expert in the art of Personal Brand and Brand Management; we’ve all made mistakes and here I dish on myself---total candor and I hope other women don't make this mistake. I talk about the impact of your personal brand, reputation and how to gain credibility after a poor first impression. - The Definition of Charisma - Who Has It and Who Doesn’t - How You Dress Impacts Your Personal Brand - Mistakes Women Make and How to Avoid Them - The Art of Being a Great Listener - Creating Your Personal Brand - First Impressions - Executive Women
Several weeks ago I was the keynote speaker at the Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Board Retreat. These wildly savvy executive women were on fire and were there to step up their game! No subjects were off limits and beyond the laughter, we had some important dialogue that every woman in the business world needs to know. In the video below, you will see that our time together sparked an entirely new video series that is fun, funny and most definitely candid. My presentation covered these hot topics: Cleavage - How and When or EVER! Employee Dress Codes and Ramifications of Not Following Company Dress Code Policies Feeling too Tall or too Petite When Working with Men Body Language and How it can Work for or Against You The Art of Eye Contact How to Go From the Board Room to a Construction Site and Still Look Professional Age Appropriate Hair Length - When to Cut or Not to Cut Accessories Being an Asset or Distraction If you would like to hire Melissa to speak at your upcoming event, click here.
Melissa Murray, Style & Image Extrodinnaire is the Mistress of Ceremonies for the debut collection of Vivacity Sportswear at La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla, California. Watch the Vivacity Debut Collection Video and Photo Gallery below... [widgetkit id=651] Founded by San Diego entrepreneur Vivian Sayward, Vivacity Sportswear creates modern, elegant golf and resort attire for the sophisticated woman who likes to play and live beautifully. The collection combines performance wear with the best fashion trends. Flattering silhouettes are played out in tops and bottoms designed to comfortably go from the boardroom to the golf course to a night on the town. Luxe details such as Swarovski crystal detailing and sheer sleeves celebrate a woman’s love for accessorizing, while soft, silky performance fabrics honor the modern woman’s demanding lifestyle.