Top 3 Pageant Competition Mistakes

Posted by ValerieHayes. Date: . Category: Competition, Pageant Interview

Carly Kidner, American Quarter Horse Association Congress Queen 2014, started training for her multi-phase, week-long competition 12 months before her competition date. She stayed focused on her prep and captured the crown! As a pageant coach, I watch a lot of pageants and see contestants making the same mistakes over and over again. I hate […]

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Top 5 Tips for a Winning First Impression

Posted by ValerieHayes. Date: . Category: Competition, Interview, Uncategorized

You know you’ve got a lot of skills to offer, but are you communicating that the first time your meet the pageant director or the judges?  You can’t get a second chance to make a first impression.  Here are my Top 5 pageant coaching tips to making a winning first impression: 1. Always maintain good […]

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Work Your Pageant Positive!

Posted by ValerieHayes. Date: . Category: Competition, Inspiration, Interview

Helen Wisner, Miss Arkansas USA 2014, stayed cool, calm, collected and positive during a very tough competition and went on to capture the crown! Everyone knows that pageants can be stressful: the schedule typically includes long hours, there are unexpected changes to the schedule, the zipper in your pageant gown suddenly gives out and there’s […]

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