Modelling and Social Media

Social media: websites and applications that enable users to create and share content or to participate in social networking. Have you ever been guilty of swearing online? How about posting inappropriate photos? Perhaps you put yourself or others down? As a mother modelling agency, we at Country Girl Management are exposed to many aspiring model's social media profiles. We have seen the whole spectrum of Facebook profile pictures and status updates, and while I run […]

Beating Your Inner Bully

"9 out of 10 girls limit their eating and risk their health when they don't feel good about their body." "85% of women opt out of important life activities if they don't feel good about the way they look." Statistics taken from the The Dove Global Beauty and Confidence Report, 2016. For a long time, self confidence seemed a somewhat elusive and seemingly unobtainable personal quality to me. As a woman, it can be incredibly […]

Meet a Model: International Curve Model Elena Crnalic

Welcome to Country Girl Management's first 'Meet a Model' blog post. If you have ever dreamt of being a model or wanted an insight into the life of a professional model, these interviews may be perfect for you. The first model I would like to introduce is Elena Crnalic. Some of you may have been in contact with her as she has been an event coordinator and model scout with Country Girl Management for a […]

All About Digis

Having a portfolio with edited, professionally-shot photos is a must when entering the modelling industry. In addition to a portfolio, however, a model must also have a set of recent and unedited digital photos (AKA digis) that they can use to promote themselves. Whether you are getting ready to take your first set of digis or you are just needing to refresh your existing ones, have a read through the following points to make sure […]

Finding where you fit in the modelling industry

Over the last decade, the modelling industry has copped a lot of criticism and negative media surrounding beauty and sizing standards. Unfortunately, it's not uncommon to hear stories of models who are going down the path of extreme weight loss in order to achieve a size that is not healthy for their body shape. As a mother modelling agent, we feel it is important that we address this problem as best we can and arm […]

How to build a Modelling Portfolio

First impressions are always important. However, in the modelling industry, first impressions are everything! So how do you make a killer first impression in the modelling industry? Two words: modelling portfolio. Your modelling portfolio acts as your modelling resume. It can determine whether you land a meet and greet, whether you are signed with an agency, and even whether you land a career-defining contract. With the following question and answers, I am going to give […]

9 ways to ensure you have a great day with Country Girl Management

So you've signed up for a Country Girl Model Search event. It's highly likely that you've never modelled before or have only had limited experience in the industry. For this reason you're probably feeling a bit nervous and are unsure of what to expect on the day of the event. This is all okay and completely normal. With the following 9 points, I hope to alleviate some of your nerves, provide you with some more […]

We are Country Girl Management

I believe it is only fitting to start the very first blog post for Country Girl Management with a success story. This is for a couple of reasons. Obviously, we want you to see the incredible opportunities that we can provide for the girls who we meet and mentor, but, in addition to this, we also want to show you that every girl that comes through our program was once a 'beginner'. At Country Girl […]