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Isobella Jade, petite model and author, shares tips and advice on being a petite, aspiring model in New York City. This will include hints, tips and advice for how to get ahead and gain an agent regardless of your height, as she shares the gritty and inspiring details of the outsiders in to the modeling business. Isobella is the author of a modeling memoir called Almost 5'4":Confessions of an Unconventional Model, and some shows will feature stories from her book which she wrote on an iMac at the Apple Store on Prince Street.

Isobella Jade, petite model and author, shares tips and advice on being a petite, aspiring model in New York City. This will include hints, tips and advice for how to get ahead and gain an agent regardless of your height, as she shares the gritty and inspiring details of the outsiders in to the modeling business. Isobella is the author of a modeling memoir called Almost 5'4":Confessions of an Unconventional Model, and some shows will feature stories from her book which she wrote on an iMac at the Apple Store on Prince Street.
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New York, NY

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Isobella Jade, petite model and author, shares tips and advice on being a petite, aspiring model in New York City. This will include hints, tips and advice for how to get ahead and gain an agent regardless of your height, as she shares the gritty and inspiring details of the outsiders in to the modeling business. Isobella is the author of a modeling memoir called Almost 5'4":Confessions of an Unconventional Model, and some shows will feature stories from her book which she wrote on an iMac at the Apple Store on Prince Street.

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English


Episodes

Revenge, Bullying and Compassion in the new YA novel Careful

8/2/2012
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Have you ever seen or been in a fight at school? Or been bullied? Have you ever seen an act of compassion that touched your heart? Author Isobella Jade chats about the revenge and bullying in her new YA novel Careful. http://www.isobelladreams.com/TheCarefulQuietInvisibleSeries.htmlhttp://www.isobelladreams.com/TheCarefulQuietInvisibleSeries.htmlchatting about the revenge and bullying aspects within my new YA book Careful, and how compassion also shines through. Careful is available in...

Duration:00:25:00

New YA novel Careful book launch reading and chat

7/26/2012
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Isobella Jade's new YA novel Careful has just been released and is about a promising teen athlete who dies from a texting-related car crash. Jade will be reading from the book and also chat about the elements of friendship, forgiveness, revenge and bullying that show up throughout the book. Check out the book trailer for Careful: http://www.isobelladreams.com/TheCarefulQuietInvisibleSeries.html Careful is available in paperback on Amazon and BN.com and as an ebook for the Nook, Kindle and...

Duration:00:34:10

Author Isobella Jade reads from her new YA novel Careful

7/12/2012
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Isobella Jade reads from her new YA book Careful, due July 26, 2012. Careful is about the spirit of a sixteen year old girl who dies in a texting and driving crash and Jade calls the book "a Lovely Bones meets The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, deeply sentimental but with a bit of edge." Careful is the first book of the Careful, Quiet, Invisible series. Watch the book trailer here: http://www.isobelladreams.com/TheCarefulQuietInvisibleSeries.html Jade is a model, author and publisher...

Duration:00:21:38

Isobella Jade discusses her new book Careful

6/19/2012
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This July, Isobella Jade, best known as the petite model who wrote her memoir Almost 5'4" at the Apple store in New York City, releases Careful, the first book of a sentimental young adult novel series called Careful, Quiet, Invisible, about the spirit of girl who dies in a texting while driving crash. Jade chats about how the death of her father inspired her writing, the characters in the series and her writing process. For more on the Careful, Quiet, Invisible series and exclusive...

Duration:00:20:20

Listening to that voice inside and going with your gut

1/20/2012
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"If something has been on your mind for some time now making you wonder if it’s possible or if taking that chance would be worth it and if you should pursue it, recognize it as your inner-voice, there’s a purpose for that thought of wonder, that something is not something to ignore, that ‘something’ is what you should do." In this segment Isobella Jade shares how she stays inspired while setting and accomplishing goals. "It's not easy to encourage yourself sometimes but think about the...

Duration:00:21:04

Isobella Jade on the way we use our time

9/21/2011
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Author, model, advocate Isobella Jade shares stories on the way she gets the most out of her day as a writer, marketer and brand, and reflects on the times she did and didn't use time well in her pursuits and also dives into personal excerpts of the highs and lows of trying to live without regrets. Jade is the author of Almost 5'4", a modeling memoir (originally written at the Apple store), a graphic novel called Model Life: The Journey of a Pint-Size Fashion Warrior, now a mobile read...

Duration:00:31:10

Self-Publishing and Self-Promotion: pitching the press 2

8/24/2011
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Petite model, author and self-promotion expert Isobella Jade shares Part 2 of her daily PR tricks for self-promotion and pitching the press, how to use social media and Google to be discovered by the media and how to stay inspired along the journey of being your own publicist. Jade has built her own PR platform from scratch and through her own self-promotion Jade and her books have been featured in The New York Times, The New York Post, The New York Daily News, Publishers Weekly, The Los...

Duration:00:27:22

Self-publishing and self-promotion: pitching the press

8/17/2011
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Petite model, author and self-promotion expert Isobella Jade shares her own daily PR tricks of self-promotion when it comes to self-publishing and pitching the press. Jade has built her own PR platform from scratch and shares ways the little guy can get ahead as their own publicist. Through her own self-promotion Jade and her books have been featured in The New York Times, The New York Post, The New York Daily News, Publishers Weekly, The Los Angeles Times, Mac World, Mac Life, Ad Age,...

Duration:00:31:35

Kendra Scott: The jewelry designer on her core philosophies

7/13/2011
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Isobella Jade chats with world-renowned Austin based jewelry designer Kendra Scott, about her humble beginnings and her journey to become a global brand. From her start-up early days to working with some of the biggest names in the fashion industry, Kendra shares how sticking to her philosophy of family, fashion and philanthropy has brought out the best of her and those around her. Her designs are more than trendy and beautiful; they give off bursts of energy with confidence, class and...

Duration:00:28:48

Bradley Bayou: The Science of Sexy For All Sizes

6/21/2011
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Bradley Bayou, celebrated fashion designer, is known for his world renowned couture designs created for all sizes, from size 2-26. In this segment Mr. Bayou chats about his own design journey and shares fashion tips for the petite shape and shorter girls of all sizes. He's the author of the popular book “The Science of Sexy,” which is featured in this segment. His beautiful ready-to-wear collection called BRADLEY by Bradley Bayou premiered on QVC, along with handbags and accessories for...

Duration:00:36:34

Creating the marketing mindset of a shorter model

6/17/2011
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Model, author and advocate Isobella Jade will feature four recent modeling questions she has received from listeners and readers and share the importance of having the right marketing mindset as a shorter model. Isobella will also share insight on an upcoming segment featuring fashion designer Bradley Bayou, on fashion and styling for all sizes. www.isobelladreams.com. Ms. Jade is currently working on a YA book series and is the author of Almost 5'4", Short Stuff, and Model Life, for...

Duration:00:27:03

Aiming High and Living Up To Your Own Expectations

5/19/2011
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Petite model, author and advocate Isobella Jade shares some of her day to day tips for staying inspired when you are starting from scratch, the underdog or just trying to do what you want to do as your own cheerleader some days. Staying positive involved a lot of energy, it is work to stay positive sometimes and this segment is to inspire your own brain-power and inner-self to keep your beat going on. You can connect with Isobella Jade via Facebook or Twitter or on her website...

Duration:00:30:00

Creating marketable modeling photos

5/5/2011
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Model, author Isobella Jade shares why the photos you create represent where you go in modeling and how despite this fast-paced Internet and digital world the word professional has not changed. Isobella shares tips on creating the photos you need and how it starts with having modeling goals. And also the importance of being prepared for your success and opportunities. You can contact Isobella through her Facebook or Twitter. Isobella Jade petite model and the author of her modeling memoir...

Duration:00:23:16

Inside the Big Handbag of the Little Model

3/30/2011
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Last week Petite model, author Isobella Jade shared some insight on preparing for castings and modeling jobs, what happens at a casting and after one, what happens on the job and after a modeling job, and insight on what is inside the big handbag that models carry to castings and jobs. In this segment she shares more detail on what's inside the big handbag of the little model. Your handbag should be able to carry not just your portfolio but many items that help you be more prepared for the...

Duration:00:23:17

Model Casting and Model Booking Tips

3/17/2011
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model, author, blogger, advocate for the shorter model, Isobella Jade chats about what to expect at castings tips and do's and don'ts, how to best prepare to castings, and how be remembered during it. She also shares tips on knowing your body and how to pose it naturally. And also she shares tips for what to expect on the job when you are booked for a modeling job. To check out Isobella's books visit www.isobelladreams.com and to read her blog www.petitemodelingtips.com offers free advice...

Duration:00:31:36

Being Your Own Best Publicist with Jessica Kleiman and Meryl Weinsaft Cooper

2/16/2011
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Model, author, entrepreneur Isobella Jade chats with Jessica Kleiman and Meryl Weinsaft Cooper, the ladies behind the savvy new book, "Be Your Own Best Publicist: How to Use PR Techniques to Get Noticed, Hired and Rewarded at Work." They will be discussing: how to prepare for your own success, how to best prepare before an interview, the importance of staying connected with those you want to build long term relationships with, and how to master face to face meetings and much more about...

Duration:00:32:09

Parts modeling: bring your best parts forward

2/10/2011
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Model, Author Isobella Jade has worked as a parts model over the years, putting her legs, hands, feet and body to use to work with campaigns and magazines. In this segment she shares some day in the life stories of working as a parts model and tips for how to start working as a parts model and the photos you need. In Isobella's book "Short Stuff: on the job with an x-small model," she shares many on the job experiences as a shorter than average model. She is also the author of Almost 5'4"...

Duration:00:26:35

Petite models: discovering your assets beyond height

2/3/2011
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Model, author Isobella Jade shares that height isn't everything in modeling and the importance of not being defined by just height, especially as a shorter model. She shares insight and tips on how to get over height and inches and start focusing on your other assets which can help you book work as a model. During the month of February Isobella is hosting a contest with www.punkyourchucks.com and you can submit to win a pair of custom pumps or shoes, info on the contest is on her blog...

Duration:00:30:46

Modeling underdogs: It starts with belief

1/27/2011
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Model, author, advocate Isobella Jade shares how modeling when you are shorter starts with belief and self-confidence and how an athlete mindset helped her own pursuits. She also answers questions from Facebook and emails on the day and the life of being a self-made model and how models of all ethnicties are in demand. Isobella Jade is the author of her modeling memoir Almost 5'4" (now also an eBook) and her fashion graphic novel "Model Life: The Journey of a Pint-Size Fashion Warrior."...

Duration:00:24:51

Modeling and Goal Setting

1/19/2011
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Model, author, advocate Isobella Jade shares some useful tips on goal-setting as an aspiring model and how striving as a model involves having goals. Isobella Jade petite model and the author of her modeling memoir Almost 5'4" and her graphic novel "Model Life: The Journey of a Pint-Size Fashion Warrior." Recently published is her collection of short stories called "Short Stuff: on the job with an x-small model," featuring modeling jobs she done with Macy's, Victoria's Secret, Marshalls,...

Duration:00:28:07