As you pull out your fall clothes and home decor, chances are there are some things you really would like to have someone else enjoy. The purple desk lamp your daughter had to have? That cashmere sweater your husband claims is too warm? Or even (sigh) those sky-high heels that simply don’t work for the mother of a toddler?
Would it sell?
Why not call your favorite consignment, resale, or thrift shop and ask them whether what you have can be passed on? If it’s a consignment or buy-outright business, you can make some money (and you’ll probably find something to buy while you’re there!), or if it’s a favored-charity thrift store, you can help them fund their mission with your donation!
Mother Earth will thank you, too.
Do you get the respect… and plum assignments and raises… you deserve at work? Or do you sometimes feel a bit overlooked, even though you are really good at what you do? Here’s what an image consultant has to say:
Imagine this: all eyes on you as you are about to give a major presentation, or how about all eyes on you as you walk into a professional networking social or important meeting? Would you like those eyes to think “WOW!!! How sharp, professional, confident, and polished this person is!” Or will they be thinking “OMG…this person could use a little image upgrading!” Read more
There are some amazing Before-&-After photos here of business women.
And the best part of upgrading your image? It doesn’t have to destroy your budget, when you shop consignment, resale or thrift! Find a Professional Resaler on the Resale Directory.