Time to Celebrate and Catch Up: Our 2020 Top 10 List!

Time to Celebrate and Catch Up: Our 2020 Top 10 List!

Our Most-read Print and Promo Blog Posts of the Year I’d like to start today’s post with a big THANK YOU! Why? Well, this has been a very challenging but rewarding year. I’m grateful for the fact that even with all the distractions, traffic to this blog nearly doubled...
Captivate Prospective Customers with Opulent Digital Displays

Captivate Prospective Customers with Opulent Digital Displays

When You’re On Display, You’re On the Way (to Sales and The Attention Your Business Needs) The best way to get and keep customers is to keep them engaged. And today I’d like to introduce you to two excellent ways to do that. They are another unique component of our...
Rocketbook, Smart Notebook, Takes Off for Holiday Corporate Gifting 2020

Rocketbook, Smart Notebook, Takes Off for Holiday Corporate Gifting 2020

Rocketbook Is the “Smart Notebook” That’s a Smart Choice for Year-End 2020 to Make 2021 SOAR! I talk a lot about promotional items here. And in my last few posts, I’ve stressed the importance of working them into your company’s holiday plans as this challenging year...
Is Digital Better Than Print for Training Employees?

Is Digital Better Than Print for Training Employees?

Training is Learning – and People Learn Better with Print First, let’s be clear: I appreciate the value of all things digital. They play a major role in our lives, and I access information digitally every day. But the COVID-19 situation that businesses are currently...

Hungry? Maybe You Need a 3D Printer

Want to Grow Your Business? Here’s Some Food for Thought If you think the importance of print is declining, you just aren’t paying attention. Print is as strong as ever, with more unique and creative ways to use it developing every day. I saw research recently that...

3 BIG Benefits of Operational e-Procurement

Not Using e-Procurement? Time for You to A.C.T. I’ve talked before in this space about the many advantages of e-Procurement. I could suggest dozens of them. But I think most fall into three big areas where you will easily feel the positive impact: accuracy, costs, and...

Looking for Managed Print Service Providers Near You? STOP 

Find One That Matches Your Needs, Not Your Zip Code I’m happy to report that the message is getting out. Companies that stress the importance of efficiency are starting to “get it.” They realize that they need to apply the same diligence to dealing with...
Is RFID Building Your Business?

Is RFID Building Your Business?

RFID Builds a Business in Many Ways Last week, I wrote about the value of RFID technology, and the great improvement it represents over other automatic identification technologies. I mentioned that we are ready and able to offer you help with RFID, whether you are...

Need Help with RFID? Get It Here

RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) Tracks Well with Your Business Plan I know I have a very diverse group of readers. Many of you are well aware of RFID and its benefits. Others may think it’s about delivering mail in farm country. But good news: I’m here to...

Tech Brings “Do Not Disturb” to a Whole New Level       

An Easier Workday is a More Productive Workday I saw an interesting item the other day about the newest version of iOS (the Apple operating system). It includes changes that make its “Do Not Disturb” feature more useful. New tweaks make it even more useful for helping...

12 Benefits of e-Procurement for Operations and Logistics

Take Out the Chaos, Take Out the Cost. In Tuesday’s post, I discussed (among other things) how e-procurement technology could add accuracy and efficiency to the process of getting custom labels. That reminded me that it was probably time to remind you once again what...

How to Create an Online Company Store for Promotional Items

For Promotional Items, Success is in Store Chances are good that you have (or would like to have) some promotional items available that display your corporate identity and messaging. That makes sense. They are useful for team-building with employees, partners and...

Are You Making this Costly Mistake with Your Printing?

Is Your Print Supply Chain Managing YOU? “We figure out how to print things when we need to.” Not an uncommon attitude, and at face value it seems to make sense. But when I hear it from business owners or managers, it means they are probably spending a lot more time...

Can You Improve Your Creativity and Success with Quiet Time?

Quiet Your Mind and Your Environment for Success We all deal with constant “noise” in today’s world. Physical sounds are certainly part of it. A guy roars down your street on his unmuffled motorcycle, the constant backdrop of blaring televisions at every restaurant...

Are QR Codes Dead or Will They Work for Your Business?

QR Codes for Sales Enablement? Read (Don’t Scan) This Post. Last week, I published a post about QR codes, and how you can easily create a Google maps QR code for your business. It’s a simple way to help consumers locate your business or office with a simple...
How to Easily Create a Google Maps QR Code for Your Business

How to Easily Create a Google Maps QR Code for Your Business

QR Codes Are a Great Sales Enablement Tool for Your Business How many times have you heard that old “location, location, location” mantra? Well, one of the reasons for that is easy: it’s true! For a business, your location is critical. Finding you is a pretty...

2 Online Printing Services You Can’t Live Without

2 Hassle-Free Online Printing Services to Make You and Your Business Look Good As I mentioned last week, printed materials aren’t going anywhere. You use them in a hundred ways in the course of doing business. But if you are still getting them in the traditional ways,...

5 Apps to Enhance Work-Life Balance – #MindfulTech

Apps to Enhance Work-Life Balance, Save Precious Time to Spend with Precious People The #MindfulTech series of posts we have been featuring this year focuses on ways to use technology wisely, to make your life run more smoothly without making it more complicated....
Print Management Solutions for Growing Companies

Print Management Solutions for Growing Companies

To Keep Your Business Growing, Keep It Simple with Print Management Solutions Small businesses and “startups” dominate the news today. That’s a good thing. It’s exciting to see so many fresh ideas emerging and future hopes taking shape. Funny thing happens in many of...