16 GoodLifeFamilyMag.com MARCH APRIL 2016 Spring Cleaning GOOD FOR YOUR SOUL AS WELL AS YOUR STYLE by Karyn Brodsky Put Your Best Foot Forward Represent Your Personal Brand You want to convey who you are when you enter a room. - Ryan Boles Image Consultant Have you ever wondered what the way you dress says about you Did you know that what you wear can help convey a positive image Ryan Boles knows. This fashion-savvy young man from Dallas makes it his business to help others dress for personal success and offers complete closet makeovers as well as lifestyle coaching. Boles says its important to identify your ownbrand.Youwanttoconveywhoyouarewhenyouenteraroomheexplains. Ask yourself how are you representing your own brand While working for national clothing retailer Buckle Boles often thought about how his clients felt after bringing their purchases home. He would then ask if they needed help organizing their closet. Soon he was bringing his fashion knowledge from stores to peoples homes. He made the connection between dressing to fit their personal image and maintaining the type of lifestyle they desired and thus Boles brand of lifestyle coaching took shape. It wasnt long before Boles created RCB Image Consulting. What makes Boles business so unique is that he gives fashion advice from a male perspective. Though 80 of his clients are female he also works with men. When a guy speaks to another guy about clothing it takes a lot of the pressure off as opposed to talking to a woman says Boles. Boles begins his process listening to the client sharing a vision and then giving advice. He considers the clients age body type and for what events clothing is needed. Together they organize the clients closet determining what to discard and what to keep. Then he takes his client on a personal shopping trip. They bring a shopping list and build a wardrobe with a budget in mind so they dont waste any time. Boles even creates a digital look-book so the client can remember how outfits go together. Though the majority of his current clients are in their 20s and 30s Boles feels that teens and tweens can benefit from his philosophy as well. Putting together a flattering outfit can help build confidence in young people and is extremely important in college when students are interviewing for their first full-time job. Helping teens find their fashion sense can do wonders for their confidence. The ideal garments can also provide a sense of individuality. Fashion is an expression of who you are says Boles. For more information call 817.614.2908 email ryanrcbimageconsulting.com or visit Facebook.comrcbimageconsulting Ready to Get Started Find Ryan Boles Top 10 Tips for a Closet Makeover at GoodLifeFamilyMAG.com.