If it's not already obvious, selling your products in bulk at wholesale prices can be extremely lucrative to your small, local business. Not only does it increase production, sales, and profits, but it also increases your brand recognition and the recognition of other local businesses selling your products. Thus selling more of your products (that's … Continue reading Sell Your Goods In Bulk With Wholesale Pricing Sheets
In honor of the dog days of summer I'm posting this free Scribus postcard template with a pool service theme.
I recently implemented a direct mail campaign to drum up some new business. I thought it might be a nice thing to take a variation of the design I created for myself and put it out there for other small business owners to use. This design is for a slightly over-sized postcard of 8.5" x … Continue reading Free Scribus Postcard Template – Tech
This is a DIY tutorial illustrating how to build a simple business card using the free Scribus Desktop Publishing Software. The tutorial, however, has a different and greater purpose. With services like VistaPrint and others, you can likely get a much better looking business card using one of their free templates than what you will … Continue reading DIY Simple Business Cards with Scribus
Here is the best free, powerful, and feature rich graphics, desktop publishing, audio, and video software for small business self-promotion.
Over the past few years I've had the opportunity to recreate several logos for clients. I thought I would share the basic process I use to do it. What The Font Is It? The first thing I do is identify any fonts used in the logo. These days, there are thousands of fonts out there. … Continue reading Logo Recreation
I will fully admit and embrace the fact that I am a bit of a misanthrope. It's true: I tend to be weary of people (thus, easily annoyed) even though I am good natured, gregarious, and warm hearted. So I will take a bit of the responsibility for the following rant-business-phone-tip you're about to read. … Continue reading Tell Me Yours Before You Ask Me For Mine