Lesson Summary

Your personal appearance, communication style, performance, and behavior are all factors that greatly impact your professional image.

Since you have the most control over these factors, it is important to utilize the tips you learned in this module to influence perceptions of your professional image starting immediately. In this lesson, you learned workplace information and tips on:

  • Why a professional image is important, and how to create it.
  • How to manage your professional image through appearance, communication style, behavior, and work performance.


Now that you’re comfortable with how to create your professional image, we invite you to learn more about now that image can feed into the overall organizational culture discussed in Lesson 2: Navigating the Organizational Culture.