Energize your business during the pandemic Things have gotten pretty bad in the US in the past couple weeks. Lots of small businesses are really struggling to keep their heads above the water with their doors closed to the public. There are some things you can do while you are at home to really energize your business. Write a blog Describe your struggles and what is currently happening with your
Small businesses are struggling to stay afloat during this health crisis, but people are using social media more now than ever before. Have been thinking about using social media for your business? Now is the time! But it’s not just social media. More people are using their devices for work, play and to keep themselves busy. Consumers are visiting websites, reading emails and checking out social media. It’s a great time to get involved
Your best source of referrals is your current list of clients, prospects and friends. Communicate with them with a monthly newsletter via email. You will this this is a good way to make the most of your list. The process doesn’t have to be painful. Build your mailing list Of course, the more people who are on your mailing list, the better. Use your contacts, referral sources and friends to
A graphics primer for the novice Part 2: Typography This time we’ll discuss typography. In Part 1, we delved into the graphics of graphic design. This time let’s take a look at the text. The words are so much more than simply typing out what you want to say. Here are some important elements of typography. Leading Also called line spacing, can change the look and feel of a piece. In grad school
Part 1: Design elements Graphic design As entrepreneurs or business owners, we all need to have graphics done from time to time. Having a professional graphic artist instead of using your own support staff or trying to do it on your own, can be the difference between an amateurish brochure that will end up in the recycle bin or something that really grabs the reader’s interest and is worth keeping.