Posts Tagged ‘business card design’

How to Setup Artwork for Foil Stamped Business Cards

Posted on: January 25th, 2017 by Lorena Fernandez 1 Comment
So you’ve decided on Foil Stamped Business Cards — great choice! To ensure your design comes out just the way you want it, we suggest keeping the following things in mind: The Basics: Work in CMYK color mode and set the resolution to 300 DPI. Dimensions & Bleed: Your starting document size for standard business cards should be 3.627” x 2.127”. The final size after cutting will be 3.5” x 2”. Document safe size is 3.377” x 1.877”. Make sure to keep all text within the safe area. For custom sized business ...

Business Cards for Babysitters and Nannies

Posted on: June 10th, 2013 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
Changing diapers and holding children’s hands as they cross the street may have a soft, gentle, warm, and fuzzy connotation, but that doesn’t mean that childcare is not a serious business. With both parents working in many American households, the demand for quality childcare extremely high. Whether you’re babysitting independently for multiple families, working in a large-scale childcare facility, or have another type of involvement in the field of childcare, there is no reason that networking can’t benefit ...

Make a Name for Your Biz at the Big Photo Show

Posted on: April 25th, 2013 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
If you’re headed to The Big Photo Show at the Los Angeles Convention Center on May 4 and 5, you’re in for a world of fun and unparalleled networking opportunities. This fun convention offers a great forum in which photo-enthusiasts can try and buy new products, talk to experts, and connect with other photography hobbyists or pros. You may be headed there for more than recreation, of course. If you’re a professional photographer looking to make connections, sales, and ultimately to make profits, that’s great; ...

Business Card Design Inspiration (Quiz)

Posted on: January 22nd, 2013 by eliteflyers.com 4 Comments
A business card really has one basic purpose: to make your professional contact information as accessible to another party as possible. We acknowledge that this function must always be at the heart of the matter when it comes to effective business card design. But must it always be the beginning and END of the matter? We think not. You can make your business card do more for you if you employ a little business card inspiration in your design process. ...read more

1,000 Free Frosted Plastic Business Cards and $100 Cash Giveaway for Best Business Card Design

Posted on: January 3rd, 2013 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
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5 Business Card Design Ideas

Posted on: October 12th, 2012 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
A stand-out business card can capture people’s attention long enough to inspire them to actually call you. There are no stats available on responses to cool business cards vs. lame business cards, but as pros in the printing business, we constantly get feedback from clients who see a higher response rate when they put more thought and creativity into their business card design. Here are a few easy-to-do design ideas to get you started on improving your card design. 1. Print the design on the front of your ...

Networking Opportunities in Your Hometown

Posted on: August 31st, 2012 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
Seeing as we’re in the business card business, we often have conversations with customers about how their companies are doing. We’re always happy to hear about ventures that are flourishing, but we always pay special attention when clients are having trouble as well. One common complaint goes something like this: ...read more

How to Dress for Business Success

Posted on: August 13th, 2012 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
In a business world where we’re often hiding behind our computer monitors instead of holding face-to-face meetings, it’s sometimes easy to forget the impact our clothes have on making people want to work with us – or scaring potential clients away. In addition to a solid work history and a great business card and handshake, an aesthetically pleasing wardrobe is essential for anyone who wants to be taken seriously in the business world. Here are some tips to ensure you’ve got what it takes to make a good ...

Beyond the Internet: How to Broaden Your Business’ Reach in the Real World

Posted on: July 26th, 2012 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
There are a million ways to drive more people to your business’s website. But in our experience, some of the most important business connections stem from real-life, in-person interactions with other human beings… not cold, hard-wired machines. Here are some tips for actively improving your chances of making headway in business through your daily interactions. 1. Talk about work all the time We know, this may sound horrible. There is nothing worse than people who drone on about boring projects they’re ...

Developing a Successful Business Card Speech

Posted on: July 19th, 2012 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
If you want people to actually act on your card, you’re going to have to talk to them while you give it out. Yes, this applies even if you have a gorgeous foil-stamped card or a thought-provoking see-thru plastic card. We know. Giving a speech is typically a stressful event for everyone. Self-promotion is also often uncomfortable for many people. So business card speeches, which combine the two, can be even more of a challenge. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Use our handy tips to simplify the process of ...

Top 5 “Get Noticed” Specialty Business Cards

Posted on: July 2nd, 2012 by eliteflyers.com No Comments
Today’s business world is all about personalization and customization. The “one-size-fits-all” attitude is a thing of the past, and successful businesses and business people are carving out unique, stand-out images for themselves through the use of carefully chosen customized branding. Your business card is an opportune place to start setting yourself apart from the competition. But what custom design elements are right for you? Here’s a quick guide to some breakaway business card printing techniques and what ...