Top Ten Stock Photography Cliches

What to watch out for when picking photos for your marketing materials

1. The Handshake of Synergy: You�ve made the sale and closed the deal. They can�t back out now�you shook on it!

2. The Flirty Customer Service Gal: Operators are standing by to take your call�and your heart.

3. The Big Thumbs of Triumph: Good job, ace. You�ve saved the company again.

4. The Romantic Glow of the Laptop: You�ve stayed up late working on those TPS reports, and there�s just something magical about that LCD glow�

5. Growth: The Handful of Manure: We can make your business thrive like this sturdy sprout. Just hope the wind doesn�t pick up.

6. The Air Up There: So, what�s it like being 17 feet tall?

7. The United Colors of Megacorp: Does outsourcing to India count as being diverse?

8. Lise Gagne�s Business Folks: You won�t find cheaper executives anywhere.

9. Ewa, the Polish Everywoman: Abu took great shots already, but marrying Ewa certainly didn�t hurt his stock photography revenue.

10. Telecommuting from the Edge: How can she get broadband wifi there, when I can barely get it in the next room?

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