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Improving your Business Communication Skills

September 27th, 2010 | 2 Comments | Posted in Articles

No matter what career path youΓÇÖve chosen you need to continually hone your communication skills. Often times communication skills can be the difference between closing that business deal or getting a promotion.

Here are a few tips you can put into practice to improve your Business Communication Skills.

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Braai for Heritage Day this Friday in South Africa

September 22nd, 2010 | 4 Comments | Posted in Articles

Heritage Day in South Africa is about recognising and celebrating our countryΓÇÖs cultural heritage and the diversity of our beliefs and traditions.

South Africa is a country that belongs to ALL its people and Heritage Day aims to bring this to the fore as friends and families across the Rainbow Nation gather for a day of fun.

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Marketing and Educating go Hand in Hand

September 20th, 2010 | 3 Comments | Posted in Articles

Marketing as well as educating is key if you want to get your message across to your clients and potential customers. In addition to this, any Marketing Material youΓÇÖre going to make public should be designed properly in order to make it appealing and to increase the probability that the information you provide is read thoroughly. Well designed Marketing pieces are also more likely to have an increased lifespan meaning they could be seen by others.

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Fun Facts about Full Colour Printing

September 17th, 2010 | 7 Comments | Posted in Printing

CMYK is the king of colour when it comes to Printing. Full Colour Printing (also known as Four Colour Printing) uses the CMYK process to print your Full Colour Projects. CMYK consists of four ink shades namely:

  • Cyan
  • Magenta
  • Yellow
  • Key (Black)

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Getting Images for your Print Projects

September 16th, 2010 | Comments Off on Getting Images for your Print Projects | Posted in Graphic Design

Did you know the Internet is littered with royalty free photo libraries aka stock image websites? These sites are great if you want to create your own design but youΓÇÖre lacking visual material.

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Graphic Design and Printing

September 15th, 2010 | 3 Comments | Posted in Graphic Design

Any Printing jobs you do start with an idea that is brought to life with Graphic Design. There are many Graphic Design software programs on the market ΓÇô some of them come as part of an office suite while other are developed as individual programs. Whichever one you choose make sure you do some researches before you buy as almost all of them are expensive.

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A Successful Sales Pitch can be Likened to an Elevator Ride

September 6th, 2010 | 2 Comments | Posted in Presentation Folders

Have you ever experienced an awkward moment in an Elevator? You know the type of journey that seems to go on for a little longer then it should making the moment uncomfortable.

Much like being an elevator, a Sales Pitch can also be an awkward or socially strange experience. Next time you take a ride in an elevator (or have the opportunity to do a little Business Networking) try doing this:

  • Stop looking up
  • Look your fellow passenger straight in the eye and break the silence

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2011 Calendars

September 2nd, 2010 | 2 Comments | Posted in Articles

Now is the time to start Printing your 2011 Calendars. Even though it may seem early to start doing this itΓÇÖs actually great if you can get a head start. There is no rush at the moment to produce 2011 Calendars so turnaround time is short and having them made now can help you get your Calendars in the hands of your clients before your competitors do.

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Error Proofing Techniques

September 1st, 2010 | 3 Comments | Posted in Articles

Your Printing Projects can go horribly wrong if you donΓÇÖt pay attention to detail in the Proofing process. All too often customers will receive an email asking them to check the layout, copy and images of the project before it goes to print; and will reply hastily saying ΓÇ£Looks great. Print itΓÇ¥ in anticipation of having the finished product in hand.

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