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AICI Member Weekly Bulletin
January 7-13, 2018

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Remembering Linda Thomas, AICI CIP

Linda Thomas
April 7, 1955 – December 29, 2017

AICI lost a cherished, long time member, and friend, Linda Thomas, on Friday, December 29th, 2017. Linda was an active member of the image industry who was a published author, professional speaker, and instructional designer from Lake Hills, Texas. She was an image industry expert for over a decade. Among her many contributions, Linda earned the credentials of CIP (Certified Image Professional) from AICI in 2004. She was known for her kindness, authenticity and welcoming personality.

On behalf of the Association of Image Consultants International, we wish to express our deepest condolences to Linda’s family. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers.

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The Voice of Chapters and City Circles

34 Chapters Strong

AICI has 34 chapters comprising members from 49 nations!

Argentina
Australia
Austria
Bolivia
Brazil
Canada
Chile
China
Colombia
Costa Rica
Ecuador
El Salvador
France
Germany
Guatemala
India
Indonesia
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea, South
Kuwait
Lebanon
Liechtenstein

Malaysia
Mexico
Morocco
Netherlands
New Zealand
Panama
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines
Poland
Qatar
Romania
Singapore
South Africa
Spain
Switzerland
Taiwan
Thailand
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Venezuela
Vietnam




Welcome Our Newest AICI CICs: Ximeng Qiao and Sonia Dubey

Congratulations to Ximeng Qiao and Sonia Dubey on their achievement in earning their AICI CIC certification! This achievement signifies their knowledge and expertise required to excel in the Image Consultants profession.

As an AICI CIC, they may now use the AICI CIC designation on their business applications and will receive an AICI CIC certificate so that they may showcase their achievements.

We greatly appreciate the time and effort they took to complete this intensive certification process. We applaud them for recognizing the important role AICI CIC certification plays in a successful business strategy. Again, congratulations to Ximeng Qiao and Sonia Dubey on their success.

We wish them continued success and hope that they leverage the value of AICI Certification to move their business forward!

Are you ready to become a CIC? Find out more.




Additional CEU Offerings




The Foundation Course

5 CEUs | 6.5 Days, 50 Hours

This internationally praised course, offered in the UK and the US for nearly 20 years, combines image technology based on scientific theory and design principles with the skills to interact on a very human level with your clients. The scope of training offers practice and knowledge on color theory and analysis, how to build a style, four ways to analyze the body, cost-effective wardrobe and shopping strategies. In addition, you will learn fee structures and best practices to develop a successful business. You will benefit if you are a total beginner with flair, an expert in a related field or someone who wants to take your business to a professional level.

Our graduates say that they love the hands-on coaching, individual attention and benefit of the group experience that reinforce the highly practical nature of the course. They also say that you absolutely cannot get this heartfelt and generous kind of training in books or online.

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The Advanced Course or the Advanced Practitioner Course

4.2 CEUs | 5 Days, 42 Hours

The internationally praised course, offered in the UK, US and Singapore for nearly 20 years, provides effective, proven design methods and coaching skills that enable you to facilitate in-depth workshops in image, non-verbal practices, updated business etiquette, presentation and communication skills to all levels in an organization. You also develop your own brand platform, practical guidelines to business development, sales, marketing and fee structures. You will benefit if you want to develop your brand, if you want to approach organizations, if you are an expert in a related field or if you are a coach interested in new methods to help your clients.

Graduates love our post-course mentoring, PowerPoint presentations, client materials and assigned reproducible formats. But what they say they really gain is a life-changing experience.

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Volunteers Wanted: English Moderator

AICI is in need of English-speaking moderators for our TeleClasses, which take place 3-6 times per year per moderator.

What does a moderator do?
  1. Coordinates with the AICI TeleClass chair and AICI HQ to confirm the TeleClass schedule.
  2. Works closely with the VP Communications to promote the TeleClass.
  3. Coordinates with AICI HQ to set up each TeleClass.
  4. Hosts or moderates each TeleClass for an English-speaking audience. Each moderator is expected to host 3-6 TeleClasses per year.
What skills are needed to be a moderator?
  1. Strong leadership skills: We need self-motivated, good listeners who are team players and can also communicate in front of an audience.
  2. Other skills: Basic computer skills, and ability to coordinate with AICI HQ to set up each TeleClass call.
Rewards and benefits for the volunteer

The confirmed volunteer will be awarded 50 points, which is equivalent to 5 AICI CIP application points for CIP/CIM. Leadership points will be awarded upon successful completion of the the 2-year term. Volunteers also have an opportunity to build networks within AICI's vast network of leaders, speakers, and seasoned image consultants.

To apply, please send a brief introductory email to Alhelí Valerio at contacto@imagenavant.com.




Webinars and Teleclasses

Sue Donnelly

Intuitive Image

Sue Donnelly, AICI CIP FFSM, LFIPI
On-Demand

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Joseph Rosenfeld

Do You Successfully Maximize Your Strengths?

Joseph Rosenfeld
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST

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Clarisse Ringwald

Grow Your Image Consulting Business: Create, Collaborate, Capitalize

Clarisse Ringwald
Friday, February 9, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST

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AICI CEU-Approved Calendar

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January 8 - February 5
Fashion Feng Shui: Transform Your Look & Life Workshop
Fashion Feng Shui International
Andrew Maggiore, Director/Sue Donnelly AICI CIP FFSM LFIPI
0.7 CEUs
English

January 8 - April 16
Fashion Feng Shui: Transform Your Look & Life Workshop
Fashion Feng Shui International
Andrew Maggiore, Director/Sue Donnelly AICI CIP FFSM LFIPI
4.2 CEUs
English

This is an amazing opportunity to keep your skills current, explore new topics and interact with experts!

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