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Dear reader, I realize that I’ve been somewhat more sporadic in my posts lately than normal. My sincerest apologies for that. I’ve received several comments asking what’s going on, and, so, I thought today I would wrap up this week in five neatly packaged points. I have been seeing for the last…(Read More)

As many of my readers, family, and friends may know, my background comes first and foremost from my love of visual art. Honestly, there was a time where I abhorred the use of computers in art, commercial or otherwise. I did everything I could to try to escape the digital menace. But that was before…(Read More)

Hello out there. I was yesterday given a book-on-CD called The E-Myth Attorney: Why Most Legal Practices Don’t Work and What to Do About It by Michael Gerber. Now, I am not a lawyer, nor do I profess to have any more than a general working knowledge of business law from…(Read More)

Recently I had the occasion of dealing with a good friend of mine on a graphics project. As somewhat of an experiment and as part of a barter deal, I agreed to do the project at my cost. Moreover, purely from a labor-cost standpoint, I had my supplier manufacture the work. The resulting scenario…(Read More)

I want to share a brief story about a recent conversation I had with a fellow consultant. One of the topics we discussed was the labor of logo creation. It was pointed out to me that you could purchase a custom logo for as little as $6 online. Basically, what happens is that an overseas…(Read More)

A great friend and colleague of mine teaches a workshop called, “Branding Is Not A Logo.” I absolutely agree with this statement–but a logo sure is a good place to start. Your logo can and should give a brief snapshot of the impression you want your company to make on your clients or customers…(Read More)

Are you taking advantage of the billboard space you, your family, your employees, and your friends have every day? When we speak about promotional products, those items that are gifts, give-aways, “leave-behinds”, etc., T-shirts are by far the most popular item on the list! They are inexpensive, memorable, eye-catching, and, most…(Read More)