Stay Motivated and Take Care of Business Working from home certainly comes with many pros and cons. While we’ve all learned how to navigate remote work, it can still be challenging to feel connected. Making sure members of your marketing team feel like they are involved and part of a team is important. We find […]
Find Inspiration to #GoReusableNow Earth Day started out with the goal of educating people about environmental issues in an effort to enact change. And that is exactly what has happened each April 22 for the last 51 years. While a lot of progress has been made, there is still more work to be done. We […]
Find Your Motivation to Take Care of Business The COVID-19 quarantine impacted just about every business in one form or another. As states are opening back up and everyone is getting used to going back to work it can be hard to adjust and stay motivated. While it is exciting to get back to some […]
How to Take Care of Business Remotely Closing down offices and working remotely is an effective way to slow the spread of COVID-19, keep your employees and customers safe, and still keep your business moving forward. Another way to keep your business moving forward is to buy the best reusable shopping bags for retail and […]
Stay Motivated and Safe Working from home certainly has its perks, but it can also be challenging to stay on task and motivated when you’re not in the office. Constantly changing news reports and concerns about the spread of COVID-19 can also crush productivity. It’s important to stay informed, but at the same time, you […]
Start the New Year Strong In our business, we work with a lot of marketers. And although we help them with their custom reusable bags for marketing and other eco-friendly promotional items, we also like to give them a little inspiration from time to time in one of our top 10 posts. Sometimes the right […]
Finding the Right Words Work can be stressful! Especially when you have the business of promotional marketing at hand. But you can control how you respond to this stress and how it impacts you and even your marketing team. When you feel the stress levels rising, the right words can help you get your priorities […]
Good Advice to Provide Motivation Sometimes the right words or inspiration can help you focus and gain a positive perspective to help you tackle your work. Being reminded of why your work matters can sometimes be all it takes to take care of business and do what you need to do. This notion was inspired […]
Get Inspired to Take Care of Business Marketing is ever-evolving as technology advances and trends cycle in and out. Continuing to stay motivated as you also stay on top of everything you have going on can be a challenge. You still love marketing, but some days it may be hard to remember why you do. […]
Give Your Presentation The Attention It Deserves Presentations are a great way to relay information to a small or large group of people, but if not structured to be effective and engaging, presentations can completely fail. A survey conducted by software company, Shufflrr, noted that a quarter of people are likely to walk out of […]
Motivation to Help Your Career Sometimes everything comes together and just clicks and you feel confident in your career. Other times, nothing seems to be working and you may be left questioning your judgement. Self-doubt is normal and something everyone has to deal with, but finding the right motivation can make all the difference. When […]
Up Your Marketing Mojo with These 10 Inspirational Quotes! Staying on top of your marketing game isn’t always easy. Do you ever find yourself feeling distracted? Do you wonder if you are headed in the right direction? You are not alone! Marketing is changing at breakneck speeds, and keeping up can be challenging. That’s why […]
Gain Perspective and Motivation from Retail Success Stories
We have worked with retailers for over 20 years helping them create custom reusable bags that help them successfully market their brands. Today we thought we would offer up a some inspiration for those in retail. Read on for quotes from 10 of the most successful people in retail.
Marketing is, in large part, about motivating people to engage with a brand, but what is a marketing professional to do when they just don’t feel inspired? Words have a lot of power and sometimes the right words, from the right people, can help you refocus and reignite your passion for marketing.
Eco-friendly marketing items are a great way to support your brand, but they can also be a great way to support a cause. From die-cut seed paper shapes to reusable bags, there are lots of different products you can customize that will promote your brand and a cause either through raising awareness or donations.
You can print directly on your custom item indicating your plan to donate to a cause, or you can sell your custom branded gear and donate a portion to a cause; either way, both your brand and the cause of your choosing will get exposure and support. October is breast cancer awareness month, so if you act now you can create some customized products that will draw support around a great cause and get your brand noticed.
Social media is an incredible tool that puts retailers in direct contact with customers and potential customers, but it is not as easy as it looks. In theory, you can get real time data and feedback and engage with your fans and followers in a meaningful way. In theory, proper use of social media will push massive traffic to your retail site or retail brick and mortar stores and increase sales.
Social media also takes a lot of work. If you’re not picking up followers and getting likes and Retweets or traffic or sales, it can be discouraging. Most retailers report that they are not hitting their goals and getting everything they hoped to get out of social media.
We’ve already discussed what a purpose driven business is, how this benefits your workplace and the leverage purpose gives your brand with specific demographics. In our final installment we are going to break down how to build a purpose driven business.
Through the end of the year there is a promotion that will offer support to an amazing group. For each qualifying product purchased by December 31, 2015, $2 will be given to the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). There is a lot of value to promoting your brand with reusable products. These items will serve as a regular reminder to your customers about your company and increase your brand’s awareness while also helping a great organization do tremendous wo
Typically, the objective to customizing reusable gear with your logo is to promote your brand and help the planet by eliminating the need and use of disposable products. These are great reasons to utilize reusable promotional products, but now through the end of the year we have an even better reason why you should emblazon select reusable items with your marketing info. For every BIC Graphic product ordered $2 will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project.
There are so many small changes you can make at the office to go green that can help employees feel like they are a part of a team that is creating positive change and helping with Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. Danika Carter at Your Organic Life shared a great pin on Pinterest about going green at the office. Keep reading and check out Danika’s pin below to learn more about how you can up the green factor at work and reap all of the benefits from environmental to cost savings to improved moral, these changes can have.