Add headshots to your holiday corporate party

Behind the scenes of a corporate outdoor photoshoot at Rockefeller Center in New York City.

Add headshots to your holiday corporate party

Give your corporate holiday party some flair by gifting your fellow employees headshots.

Introducing headshots to your holiday corporate party is a brilliant idea! Not only will it add a touch of flair to the event, but it also presents a unique opportunity to make your employees feel appreciated and valued.

Professional headshot taken on a light grey background at a holiday party.

Here are five ways you can prepare your team for their headshots while making the experience enjoyable:

Communicate in advance | Holiday Corporate Headshots

Inform your employees about the headshot session well ahead of time, emphasizing its significance and benefits. Explain that these professional photos can be used for various purposes, such as LinkedIn profiles or company websites.

professional headshot with a white background

Dress code suggestions | Holiday Corporate Headshots

Encourage everyone to dress professionally or in line with your company’s dress code for the day of the shoot. Provide guidance on suitable attire and accessories that will help them look their best in their headshots.

Professional headshot taken in an alley in San Francisco.

Arrange hair and makeup options | Holiday Corporate Headshots

To make the experience even more enjoyable, consider offering hair styling or makeup services on-site before the photo session begins. This extra touch can boost confidence and ensure everyone feels camera-ready.

Professional makeup graphic

Provide coaching tips | Holiday Corporate Headshots

Offer some simple posing tips beforehand to help employees feel more relaxed during their individual sessions. Share advice on how to stand, where to place hands, maintain good posture, etc., which will result in more natural-looking and confident portraits.

Behind the scenes of a corporate outdoor photoshoot at Rockefeller Center in New York City.

Let’s make it fun | Holiday Corporate Headshots

Injecting an element of fun into this activity will make it memorable for everyone involved! Consider setting up a photo booth with props related to your industry or holiday theme so that employees can take additional informal shots together.

Remember, incorporating headshots into your corporate holiday party not only adds value but also shows appreciation for each employee’s contribution within the organization. By taking this extra step, you’re demonstrating that you care about their professional success while creating lasting memories at this joyous occasion.

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