PLUS MODEL MAGAZINE May 2016 Issue | Page 120

101 modeling The Do’s and Don’t’s of Entering a Model Search Some of today’s most popular plus-size models are former model search winners. Winning a model search could be one of the most amazing experiences, but the competition is fierce. How can you stand out among hundreds or thousands of other entrants? This month, we’re giving you tips to help you make it to the top of the list! READ: The #1 piece of advice I can give you is to READ directions thoroughly. Every model search is different; please don’t assume you know what they are looking for. Make sure that you read fully and prepare your entry, according to the rules. The people in charge will not contact you privately to ask for a complete entry. They will simply disqualify you from the completed entries. IMAG TΈY