You can only make a 1st impression once. Make it impeccable
Short Biography : Aldrin-David Verburgt
Aldrin-David started out working in the world of aesthetics by mastering the Total Art of Hair. Applying several cutting edge technical skills to create personal designed haircuts and various techniques in colouring that will emphasise depth, fullness and richness while being fashionable, is one of his trademarks.
As a colour specialist he continued to broaden his skills as a make-up artist in order to provide total value to his clients. Feeling very fortunate that he is able to do what he really likes and is passionate about, he also loves sharing his knowledge in hair care, styling and skincare. Guiding and educating colleagues in new trends or the basic/classic theory and techniques of the trade is what he has done throughout his creative career.
Aldrin-David also expanded his knowledge as an aesthetician performing luxury skin treatments and educating people in how to take good care of your skin to remain healthy looking and to prevent premature aging. Having worked with all the international beauty brands, he believes that a combination of all his knowledge and experience in the world of aesthetics, beauty, health and presentation backed up by science, is a great way to provide value. He not only creates awareness but offers direct solutions to boost people’s physical appearance.
His clients today are mostly coaches, entrepreneurs and business people, and people who work in the entertainment industry. People who realize that an “Image4Success” is an essential part in becoming successful and to increase the chance to grow their business, to be taken seriously and above all not missing out on potential clients!
Aldrin-David focuses not only on personal styling in beauty or grooming, but also on helping his clients create professional portfolios and business branding videos to promote themselves and to bring their business to a higher level.
Give us a brief background of what you do?
My professional background is in aesthetics. I started beauty school at a young age straight out of high school. I didn’t want to limit myself so continued in hair with an advanced training school. I knew from the early start that I wanted to be an all-round expert. I continued my studies to be a makeup-artist and aesthetician and a professional colourist as well.
As you can imagine creativity and applicable knowledge of colour had been a constant importance in my life and still is today.
What is the key thing you want people to know about you?
The key thing I want people to know about me is that it is important to take good care of yourself. By doing this you not only show love and respect to yourself but also to the people that you surround yourself with. That in itself is already a strong message that works for the good on an unconscious level.
What is your mission?
My mission is to reach 10 million people in the next 10 years to create not only awareness about the importance of personal success, but offer direct solutions to boost your physical appearance, confidence and health. This way, we can improve and maximise your image for success, so you can not only look the part but act the part of success in order to win the deal!
Why is appearance so important in business and life?
We can only make a first impression once. Therefore, it is of utter importance that we not leave those moments to chance. This is where my vision for health, beauty, grooming and an Image4Success come together.
What motivated you to launch your business?
The sense of more freedom, ability to grow and make your own choices instead of following a concept of someone else whose mission is their own success and not mine. I want to create my own success.
What made you seek entrepreneurial endeavors rather than traditional one?
Excitement and exploration and the bigger mental reward that comes with it. I enjoy working solo or in a team with other specialists to offer great value to my client in order to maximize your potential and achieve the success that you deserve!
What does success mean to you?
Being able to do the things you like to make a positive difference in the world all the while your own business is thriving, which is the engine for you to be able to do this.
Name 3 business principles that is of core value to you?
- Giving value
- Sharing knowledge
- Continuous mental growth
How important is it to have a business coach & what significant role in change has your coach played in your business journey?
It makes an important difference to have a business coach since you can reflect, share experiences, ask advice and bounce ideas with someone who already walked that path and can support and guide you to make better decisions and therefore assure you that you are on the right path.
What will 3 core advice principals you give entrepreneurs that are wanting to start their own business?
- Do your research
- Get support
- Keep educating yourself
How do you overcome rejection?
Rejection is part of life and business. It’s depends on different factors. A door closed now is not closed forever. Other opportunities will come, make sure you grab it!
What is the business lesson you have learned the hard way?
That you can always trust yourself but you must be willing to trust others in their expertise because that will save you a lot of precious time.
What is your set of core values and business skills that have helped you in your career?
Creativity / Passion / Balance / Loyalty / Positivity / Open-mindedness / Courage
How important for you is work/life balance?
It’s all about balance in life in order to function for a long time and in a healthy way as you should.Personal life and business are often intertwined. Therefore, balance in not a luxury it is a necessity.
How do you stay motivated and what keeps you going?
I keep myself motivated by staying in the learning curve and keep meeting other entrepreneurs so you can share experiences.
What is your favorite quote and explain why?
“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time”- by Thomas Merton. This quote is beautiful and embodies the joy of creativity and passion which is very much a part that I feel fortunate to have discovered and apply daily.