Researched done by professor Albert Mehrabian shows that 55% of our behaviour and appearance is remembered from the first 30 seconds of meeting someone. We all compulsively watched as the world passed judgement on Susan Boyle in Britain's got talent last year. It was extraordinary to see how quickly the decision was made about her, before she had opened her mouth. How wrong we all were!
Our first impressions, good or bad, are not always right, but they are formed none the less. We owe it to ourselves to become as educated as we can about the impact of colour and style in order to achieve the best first impressions we can.
Which one are you?
Find your colours...