ACCELERATE WHAT IT TAKES TO
BECOME A CERTIFIED IMAGE CONSULTANT
YOUR FULL-SERVICE IMAGE RESOURCE
Judith Rasband MS, AICI
, international success story in the image industry, is recognized for accurate and dependable information, comprehensive coverage, and creative methodology, easy to understand and apply—the best in the image industry. (See www.conselle.com
.) A passionate consumer advocate, her students and clients appreciate her no-nonsense honesty and frankness, yet she’s never so serious she can’t laugh at herself and the sometimes hilarious reality of image consulting.
Conselle CEO and industry leader, Judith is a first AICI Certified Image Master, awarded in 2000. She has received the image industry’s highest professional award, the IMMIE (Image Makers Industry award of Excellence) for Education. She has served as AICI VP Marketing, Advanced Education Chair, and Ethics Chair as well as President of the AICI Mountain States Chapter. Continually advancing methodology and technology in the image industry, Conselle Affiliates know her to work into the wee hours of the morning on behalf of students and clients.
With boundless energy and contagious enthusiasm, Judith is at the top of her field with more than 40 years experience as university fashion educator, author, columnist, speaker and seminar presenter, consultant and coach to private individuals, civic, corporate, academic, and government organizations. She brings a dynamic, entertaining, and thought-provoking presentation style. She creates an interactive educational environment, open and inspirational in manner. The life-changing benefits of her work include improved communication, increased confidence, capability, credibility, productivity, and success in personal and professional life.
Judith gained an appreciation for image communication as makeup artist and costumer for college and community theater productions. She was a fashion model through the John Robert Powers Agency. Earning BA and MS degrees in fashion education, Judith specialized in the artistic, social, psychological, and physical aspects of dress and image. She taught at the University of Utah and later Brigham Young University, coursework in visual design in dress, soc-psych in dress, fashion construction, wardrobing, family clothing, tailoring, fitting, alteration, and more. Judith is sought after as a top authority and media source on business casual and civility issues, image enhancement, self-branding, image integrity, custom fitting, wardrobe styling, and family clothing management.
Featured on scores of radio and television news and talk shows, including Oprah, Today, Good Morning America, NPR, the BBC, ABC and NBC Eyewitness News, and the Home Show. She has been quoted or featured in professional journals, magazines, and newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Chicago Tribune, Glamour, Self, Threads, Vogue, Woman’s Day, and Entrepreneur. Her textbooks and classic videos, including the best-selling Wardrobe Strategies, The Image Management Quick Reference Guide for Men, for Women, and Fabulous Fit, are used in homes and schools, colleges, universities, and art institutes nationwide and in Canada.
... And Many More Publications
Conselle is the official curriculum partner with First Impression Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
based in Mumbai, India. Judith Rasband is Chairman of the Advisory Board for
The Image Consultants Society International, also based in India.
Image Consulting Educational-Training
Conselle’s 15-Day Educational-Training in Image Management is one of the most well established and highly respected courses in image education and training. The first to offer image industry education, graduates now operate in 17 countries on six continents. Both faculty and staff make themselves available to meet participant’s every need while attending Conselle’s fast-paced, fun and friendly, image management full-service "boot camp.” Learn how to survive and thrive in the image industry for life,
Receive the most comprehensive education and materials—beginning, intermediate, and advanced—available worldwide. 3500+ page filebox of organized resource materials, including proprietary peer-reviewed textbooks, tradebooks, manuals, Topics Guide, wardrobe styling DVDs, PowerPoint CDs, workbook masters, scripts, slides, client assessment forms and evaluation instruments, interactive exercises, consultant and client forms, step-by-step business plan and forms, marketing plan and forms, legal forms, head shot, body shot, and more! (See www.conselle.com.)
Engaging, inspiring, innovative instruction in all areas of image management is carried out at the Conselle Institute’s Learning Center, a spacious ten-room post-secondary school located in a beautiful mountain valley just south of Salt Lake City—in a land called Utah, the crossroads of America—with captivating views of the magnificent Wasatch Mountains. Stay in a Marriott Residence Inn with all the comforts you would expect, and at reasonable rates.
Certification with Conselle positions you at the top in preparedness for success in the image industry. Conselle is the only image education institute offering the full-service range of corporate, civic and community image management seminars and workshops, individual and group consulting services, and product development—guaranteed to accelerate your entrepreneurial professional development by a decade and more.
Conselle graduates receive international media exposure for enhanced credibility and professionalism. Receive referrals as available. Receive Conselle’s 15-Month Mentorship support advantage, with 18 CEUs available. Re-license option and annual Retreat for post-graduates guarantees continued professional education and newly developed materials.
Participate with the Conselle Affiliate Network through monthly tele-conference calls, webinars, and annual Retreats. Graduates are entitled to the wholesale and discount purchase of Conselle image management books, materials, and related products.
Get All The "Right Stuff,” Foundation & Framework
Conselle’s original curriculum content includes complete foundation concepts with a unique framework that positions and guides related concepts and their client application. You progress line upon line, precept upon precept, step by step. (See www.conselle.com)
Psychological Aspects of Dress & Image
Sociological Aspects of Dress & Image
Physical Aspects incl. Grooming
Artistic Aspects incl. Style Line & Shape, Color, Texture, Pattern
Personal Style for Men & Women
History of Fashion & Style
Wardrobing for Men & Women incl. Wardrobe Styling
Personal Shopping for Men & Women
Dress Code Policy Development
Social & Business Etiquette
Professional Preparation & Development
Business Development & Management
Member, Industry Associations
- International Textiles & Apparel Association (College Professors of Clothing & Textiles)
- American Association of Family & Consumer Science (Home & Family Management)
- Charter Member Association of Image Consultants International (AICI)
- Association of Sewers & Design Professionals (Professional Assn. of Custom Clothiers)
- National Speakers Association
What People Are Saying
"Required or not, learning from and working with Judith Rasband has always been high on my list. The curriculum developed by Judith is by far the most comprehensive educational program in the industry. Having trained with several of the world’s best known image professionals, no other course delivers the same depth of knowledge as the one offered through the Conselle Institute of Image Management.”
Diana Jennings, Former President
AICI Southern California Chapter Costa Mesa, CA
"For depth in the image industry, Judith Rasband has put in tremendous effort. She is relentless in working to upgrade the image industry and to improve societal values about image. Her education in the social and psychological areas of dress is quite unmatched. She is passionate and generous and principled, and a fantastic teacher."
Conselle Affiliate Malaysia
"Attending Judith Rasband's image management training course was one of the smartest decisions I ever made. Her hands on, practical application approach, coupled with her comprehensive educational materials and unparalleled industry expertise gave me the tools and knowledge necessary to succeed in working with clients, both professional and private. I would highly recommend Judith's courses to anyone who wants to not only succeed in the image business, but to succeed with integrity and professionalism."
Jocelyn Gardiner, Former President AICI
Mountain States Chapter & Conselle Affiliate Provo, UT
"When I decided to pursue image management as a career, I wanted to be trained by the best. After researching carefully, I chose The Conselle Institute of Image Management and Judith Rasband. As a Certified Image Master, Judith is immensely knowledgeable and highly regarded. Her two week intensive training course thoroughly instructed and prepared me to launch my business, and as a Conselle affiliate, I have been able to use the highest quality teaching aids that Judith has developed during her career with my own clients. Because Judith takes a personal interest in her students, I have been able to call or email her with a number of questions that have come up over the months and years as I've established my business. For anyone who wants to get started in the image management business, I highly and without reservation recommend Judith Rasband and The Conselle Institute of Image Management."
Beth Yvette Strange, AICI & Conselle Affiliate
"The Conselle Educational Training in Image Management was great and more than I expected. I must admit that initially I was feeling somewhat apprehensive and tentative about the course. I didn't know what to expect or what I had gotten myself into. Judith quickly dispelled any worries I had! I want to say that attending Conselle training was one of the best decisions I've ever made. I only wish I'd done so earlier. The training was great value for my dollar and, in retrospect, I would have gladly paid more for what I received. Judith's passion for the subject is contagious and inspires those of us who attend her training to reach for our goals and take our dreams farther. Thanks again for providing the education and materials necessary to be a success as an Image Consultant."
Jill Christianson, Conselle Affiliate