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Networking for Business: How to Successfully Follow up Leads

So, you prepared well for your networking event (check out our blog Networking for Business: Top Tips for Success)  and you made the most of the…

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Supersize your marketing with great display stands

Effective display stands gets your message across, no matter where you are and will give your marketing a positive boost. Whether you are at an…

Networking for Business: Top Tips for Success

In business, it’s not always what you know but who you know.  And the most effective way of  improving your business connections is to regularly…

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Ten Tips for highly effective Direct Mail print campaigns

Have you ever wanted to incorporate direct mail into your marketing but haven’t known where to start?  Have you used direct mail in the past…

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8 Ways to Make Your Business Card a Keeper

Businesses cards are, more often than not, the first piece of marketing material that we hand out. So how do we make that first piece…

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21 Top tips for making your roll-up banner an effective sales tool

Roll-up banners, when well designed and thought through are an important resource for any exhibition or trade show.  They can also make a big impact…

Familiar phrases originated from the print industry

The printing industry has left us a rich heritage of peculiar phrases which are still in use even though the original printing technology is no…

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Something for British exporters to chew over

  Just a mile down the road from our house is the local Lidl supermarket. If you take a slightly different route you’ll find an…

Top 10 tips for Twitter

More and more business is being done these days via social media, especially twitter – contacts are made, meetings are set up and deals are…

Improve your Customer Commitment:

Customers are the lifeblood of any business, so it’s really important that we maintain high standards of customer care. One way to maintain that high…

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How to Make Money from Spare Office Space – Coworking.

  The last few years have created the perfect storm for a new breed of freelance & mobile worker looking for ad hoc desk space…

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4 Reasons to Send Branded Christmas Cards

Christmas cards are a great way to show off your brand, grab mantel or desk space for much longer than other direct mail could, and…

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Too Busy to Work Out? Keep Fit in the Office

I have read many articles and studies on the benefits of exercise. Not surprising, I guess, given my background as a Gym Owner and Personal…

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8 Reasons to Invest in High Quality Design

Design plays a key role in influencing perceptions of your business and it is viewed by customers and prospects as a measure of quality and…

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What is a PDF file?

PDF stands for ‘Portable Document Format’. It is a file format that can be opened independently of the original software used to generate the file. There…

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Paper weight explained

Paper weight in most parts of the world – (apart from the few countries that will use US paper sizes) – is calculated by grams per…

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Paper Sizes: A History Of

Paper did not always have standard sizes.  The first evidence of standard paper sizes being discussed was in a letter dated October 1786 written by…

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Paper is Alive and Kicking

Use of paper leads to shocking truth Paper is alive and kicking. Watch this hilarious television advert   which perfectly illustrates why paper will always play…

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Calendars – an effective marketing tool

Stay in front of your customers 365 days a year Even though technology is drastically changing the way we use personal calendars, the beauty of…