[27 Mar 2009 | 95 Comments | ]
How to Successfully Promote Yourself during a Job Interview

Be Prepared

The best way to be prepared to sell your skills during a job interview is to start at least a few days ahead. Anticipate the questions you’ll be asked and plan some answers. Make sure you’re ready to be convincing about pointing out how your skills and experience make you the ideal choice for the job.
 
Bring a neat looking folder or case to hold any items you’ll need on the interview day. Don’t forget to bring a stack of business cards plus extra resumes. Even though you most likely …

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[17 Sep 2009 | 106 Comments | ]

Get your customers to keep coming back for more.  Customize your business cards to include personalized backside printing with some sort of incentive offer.  For example, you could leave room on the backside for 6 empty squares and add a message that says “Receive a stamp for each purchase you make. After 6 purchases, get the 7th FREE!”  You can use custom stamps to fill in each square as your loyal customers start returning for more.  What an easy and effective way to build a loyal customer base.

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[9 Sep 2009 | 89 Comments | ]

I promise you, they are absolutely not a thing of the past.  Business cards are still one of the greatest networking tools.  Handing a business card to each person you meet at a networking event can go a long way in getting you some valuable contacts, both in the job market, and when you already have a steady job looking for other partners to work with.  You DO NOT have to currently have a job to create business cards.  Just think of how easy it would be to hand out …

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[2 Sep 2009 | 201 Comments | ]

I know its still early September.  But guess what, Christmas will be here before you know it!  Sometimes I find myself surfing the web and I get a little ansy for Christmas and start doing some browsing for christmas related sites.  I mostly look for different Christmas cards I can design and send to my relatives.  I also catch myself looking at little viral videos from time to time as well, for example, this Christmas lights video.  The point here is that it’s never too early to start thinking about …

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[21 Aug 2009 | 162 Comments | ]

Ever wonder where you can find cheap signage materials for your growing company?  Custom posters are a great way to advertise your message in a quick, efficient, and cheap way.  You can add company logos and/or photos, deliver your message in a simple yet direct way, and best of all you saved yourself money in the advertising with your online custom poster printing.  Call out sales, promotions, clearance events and you’ll find it easy to attract customers to your business!

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[10 Jun 2009 | 24 Comments | ]

It’s no secret that with today’s economy, job hunting is extremely competitive. When applying for jobs, you must do what it takes to gain one leg up on the competition. A personal business card promoting you is the perfect way. Create a professional and attractive card that says something about who you are and that will stick in the minds of potential employers. Have your contact information of the front of the card, and use the back to display some of your best attributes.
Distributing your well crafted cards at …