Steps for obtaining exceptional professional headshots: 1. Hire a professional photographer. (I know a great one in Colorado) 2. Pick your location, a place you like to frequent: Outdoors, Train Station, Coffee Shop, In-Office, Company Campus, etc. 3. Pick out a few of your favorite outfits, preferably ones that make you feel confident and compliment the location. 4. Relax and let your photographer work some magic. 5. All unflattering images will be immediately destroyed. 6.