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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:00:23:58

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:00:33:40

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:00:21:40

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:00:28:35

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

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:00:26:52

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:00:24:53

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:00:28:08

Modeling in 2011 and models knowing your assets

12/28/2010
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Petite model, author Isobella Jade sums up 2010 and shares the importance of models knowing their assets. noticing your assets is about noticing what is marketable about you as a model when it comes to how certain traits or characteristics can be used towards marketing a product, representing the vibe of a brand, or a certain magazine editorial. Noticing your assets is about thinking about what you have that a brand, product or magazine might like, and thinking about how your look can...

Duration:00:25:52

Short Models: Using everything but height to model

12/16/2010
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Model, author Isobella Jade chats about using everything but height to model and modeling jobs that have nothing to do with height that you can do no matter where you live. From fit modeling to showroom to print and commercials. She also answers questions from Facebook on: What happens at a casting and how much do models get paid? Her books include her modeling memoir Almost 5'4" and her graphic novel "Model Life: The Journey of a Pint-Size Fashion Warrior." Recently published is her...

Duration:00:28:24

Short and Stylish and six things short models need to know about modeling

12/9/2010
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Model author Isobella Jade shares her take on the fashion industry and petite's, being short and stylish and six things they don't share with you about modeling, working as a model and being a self-made model. Professional modeling for a shorter girl involves self-investment to start, a shorter girl can work with agencies but there are some important factors she should know, on this segment Isobella shares the day and in the life of being a self-made model and real meaning of working as a...

Duration:00:32:19

Modeling and being a model: it is about what you make it

11/19/2010
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Author, Model Isobella Jade shares how "Modeling and being a model: it is about what you make it." This segment is about striving as a shorter model and the importance of knowing the opportunities out there, and striving for them. If you don't know what is out there for you, you may miss your chance. Many girls don't know about the opportunities out there, and therefore do not move forward with their pursuits. Enjoy this segment about: more you know, the better for self-marketing yourself...

Duration:00:19:40

Building modeling experience in a small town

11/11/2010
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Model, author Isobella Jade shares the getting started in print modeling basics in a smaller town. This segment is inspired by a recent Facebook message she received from a girl who lives in a smaller city and wants to start in print modeling but didn't know how to start. Isobella shares how a girl can build her modeling experience in a smaller city and anywhere she lives, which can lead to working with agencies, brands and magazines. You can find Isobella's books "Almost 5'4"", "Model...

Duration:00:21:35

Lauren Ruotolo is Unstoppable in Stilettos

11/4/2010
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The director of entertainment promotions at Hearst Magazines stands just 4-foot-2. But she doesn’t have dwarfism. Nor is she a paraplegic. Lauren Ruotolo has McCune-Albright syndrome, and discusses it in her new book, "Unstoppable in Stilettos: A Girl's Guide to Living Tall in a Small World", with "Model Talk" host Isobella Jade. Lauren Ruotolo has spent most of her life seeing the world from a unique angle—upward facing, and she could have gone the wheelchair route, but that was never a...

Duration:00:32:28

Model Isobella Jade reads from her book Short Stuff

10/27/2010
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Petite model and author Isobella Jade reads from her new book called, Short Stuff: on the job with an x-small model, which shares on-the-job stories from jobs with Macy's, Marshalls, Easy Spirit, Time Magazine, The Stacy London show and many others, and even leg modeling for Victoria's Secret. Short Stuff, is available now on Amazon and BN.com and in Barnes and Noble stores. Tips for models of all sizes are on her blog www.petitemodelingtips.com and you can find all her books on her...

Duration:00:19:38

Isobella Jade reads from her book Short Stuff

10/6/2010
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Model and author Isobella Jade has been the tiniest model in NYC for many years, you know her modeling memoir Almost 5'4" and her graphic novel Model Life, and she publishes her third book. In this segment, Isobella will read from her new book, "Short Stuff: on the job with an x-small model." Isobella shares her real day in the life adventures of being a model in this brand new collection of modeling stories from on-the-job experiences with Marshalls, Victoria's Secret, Macy's, Easy Spirit...

Duration:00:20:53

Five Steps to get Ahead as a Short Model from book Short Stuff

9/23/2010
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Petite model, author Isobella Jade shares Five Steps to get Ahead as a Short Model, from her upcoming book Short Stuff, which is due in October 2010. Also you can find her books called Almost 5'4" and her graphic novel "Model Life: The Journey of a Pint-Size Fashion Warrior", on BN.com and Amazon. Currently on her blog Isobella will be sharing Short and Stylish girls, featuring shorter girls who have great style. You can submit to be featured by emailing your photo, what you are wearing,...

Duration:00:23:25

Long Live Short Models and Stuff Stuff

9/3/2010
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Tomorrow is Petite model and author Isobella Jade's birthday, and she also flies to Italy for two weeks, when she returns the promotion for her third book "Short Stuff: on the job with an x-small model" begins. On this segment Isobella shares insight on the journey of building ones self as a model and author, and her tips on staying inspired, overcoming the doubt and the power of self promotion. If you haven't yet, check out Isobella's modeling memoir called Almost 5'4" and her graphic novel...

Duration:00:33:28

Short Model Marketing Tips - Aug 25,2010

8/25/2010
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Petite model Isobella Jade knows everything about creating your self from scratch. On this segment she shares short model marketing tips on the importance of self promotion as a model and how the more you want the more work it takes. She will read tips on "model marketing" which will be featured in her upcoming book called "Short Stuff: on the job with an x-small model." Answering questions from Facebook on Isobella will share why you have to show you can model before you get the chance to...

Modeling Casting Tips for Short Chicks and All Sizes - Aug 12,2010

8/12/2010
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Petite model, author Isobella Jade shares some of her own day in the life casting confessions of a short model, how to prepare for castings and what happens at a casting for models. In this segment she will share the difference between being "direct booked" and "a request casting" and a "go-see," and a casting. Isobella Jade petite model in NYC, and the author of Almost 5'4" and her graphic novel "Model Life: The Journey of a Pint-Size Fashion Warrior", coming soon is her collection of...