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The Most Effective Form of Advertising

According to the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI)’s 2017 Consumer Study, promotional products are the number one most effective form of advertising to prompt action across all generations. Think about it, promotional products are not only advertising, they’re oftentimes also viewed as gifts. Whether office supplies, apparel, toys, etc. promotional products are often either useful […]

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It’s Time to Think “Back to School”

It’s that time of year again when parents and students count down the days until the 2017-2018 school year (possibly for different reasons). The month of August often marks the time to start thinking about back to school shopping and preparing for the next school year. Promotional products are not only for those looking to order […]

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My Biggest Failure

My biggest failure is one that no one knows about. It’s a taunting, burning, suffocating failure, and when I let my guard down, it eats away at me. It terrifies me. It often wears me down. It continues to hurt me…but no one will ever know. No one will ever know about this failure, because […]

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Get to Know your Customers

How much do you really know about your customers…where they work, their job title, their past orders–the basics? Knowing their basics keeps your potential basic. Sustaining a strong relationship with your customers can often lead to greater things. Obviously, not everyone is comfortable in sharing about themselves. Some people like to keep their professional lives […]

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Do It

We often put things off for so many different reasons, and yet, the result of our inaction is always the same. Our brilliant idea, our awesome goal, the action that would make us happy…it lies dormant. Why do we do it? Why do we keep ourselves from taking those steps toward something better? Maybe you’re scared […]

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How to Make a Lasting Impression

First impressions…we all have them. A good first impression can influence your credibility while a bad first impression can be difficult to get over. It’s easy to look online and find article after article on how to make a good first impression. First impressions are important, however; lasting impressions are what really matter. Most of us meet […]

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What Makes You Different?

There are many, many different people out there selling promotional products. Some at the company you work for, others with competitors. There are also online companies that have removed the middle man, allowing customers to order straight from their website. With so many other options, it’s important to remember that your customers actively choose, time […]

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Sun Safety

As summer approaches and many prepare to enjoy the outdoors, the risk for ultraviolet or UV damage to the skin increases. Use sun safety awareness to your advantage by helping to protect your customers while promoting your business with products, like these: Sunglasses These are a popular promotional product for a reason – people will use them! […]

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Promoting Employee Health & Wellness

May is Employee Health & Fitness Month, a month-long initiative launched by the National Association for Healthy & Fitness and ACTIVE Life. It promotes the powerful benefits of workplace health and wellness while encouraging a healthy lifestyle to employers and their employees through worksite health promotion activities. Whether you are looking for employee appreciation gifts […]

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May is National Barbecue Month

It’s starting to feel like summer. The grass is green, days are longer and temperatures are rising. With warm weather brings outdoor barbecues. In fact, May is National Barbecue Month! Below are six promotional items to celebrate the month and enjoy summer in a stylish, convenient and practical way. Whether a corporate gift, employee appreciation […]

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