Ways to Encourage People to Keep your Handout

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Ways to Encourage People to Keep your Handout

Post cards. Brochures. Business cards. Flyers. You’ve spent hours perfecting the look, style and wording on your business handouts. Now, make sure people keep a hold of them. How? Each piece of promotional material should not only show off your business, it should also provide value. Add a calendar. A handy, miniature 12-month calendar printed on the back of your…

Why Freelancers Still Need Business Cards

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Add Your Own Design Business Cards by PaperDirect

Call it whatever you want. Freelancer. Entrepreneur. Contract worker. Solopreneur. Small business. When you’re a fabulously self-employed person, you must never miss an opportunity to connect with a possible customer. Networking is the pathway to growing a business and building resources; you need a few tools in your arsenal. Sure, you have a professional profile on LinkedIn and share behind-the-scenes…

Why Business Cards Are Still Important

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Endeavor Business Cards by PaperDirect

In the digital era that focuses on all things paperless, it might seem like the traditional business card is irrelevant, however it couldn’t be further from the truth.  While the use for the business cards may have changed in recent decades, it’s still an important tool for any business person to have in their arsenal. There are many reasons why…

How to Make Your Own Foil Business Cards

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Lear how to make foil business cards with PaperDirect’s easy system! We’ll show you how to do it in 3 simple steps and under 15 minutes. We will be demonstrating the process using the elegant White Stock Foil Business Cards. These cards are 2” x 3.5” size and are printed on 80 lb standard stock. These are one-sided business cards….

Business Cards Do’s and Don’ts

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Metro Style Business Cards by PaperDirect

As Forbes puts it, the business card can be the “entrepreneur’s best friend.” Business cards represent an inexpensive, yet powerful, marketing tool that puts your information out into the world — and into the hands of potential customers, employers, business partners, and other movers shakers in your network. That is, when it’s done right. When it’s done wrong, well… the…

Business Holiday Greeting Cards for Clients

Marketing & Sales Promotion Techniques

It’s that time–holiday cards for clients and customers should be mailed out by December 15. If you’re trying to decide whether or not to send business holiday greeting cards this holiday season, we think it’s a great idea. Not only are holiday cards a tradition, but sending holiday cards to customers lets them know you appreciate them. One thing to…

Custom Designed Back to School Business Cards

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It’s back to school time, so administrators, teachers, office staff and textbook/supplies representatives should be thinking about getting new back to school business cards to kick off the academic year in style! (And you students who are young entrepreneurs who have your own website or business going already, you could always get Mom and Dad to supplement your allowance with…

Use Oversized Postcards To Promote Your Business

Marketing & Sales Promotion Techniques

Tail Wags Oversized Postcards

When it comes to utilizing marketing tools that get your business noticed, size does matter. Over-sized postcards, sent via regular mail, are a great way to get prospective customers’ attention, and they can also be used to send existing customers special offers, announcements, and any other information you want to send a large number of people quickly and easily. PaperDirect…

Different uses for Business Cards

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Cello Bow Business Cards

Business Cards can be a powerful and versatile marketing tool, not only can they be used as a great networking tool but many people and business use them in different ways.  Loyalty card Punch card Discount card- Give customers a small discount every time they show you their card Calling card- Add all your contact info to hand to friends…