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  • The Sales Challenge

    Bill Farquharson

    Social Media Marketing: The Bare Minimum

    By Bill Farquharson | November 18, 2014

    I am of the belief that sales prospecting would be made exponentially easier if there was a little help from the kind of marketing that comes ...

  • Success.In.Print

    Kelly Mallozzi

    Lift Up a Veteran

    By Kelly Mallozzi | November 12, 2014

    Veteran’s Day is a great time to reflect on all that our armed services have done for our country. And for me, it’s way past time to ask what we ...

  • Perception IS Reality

    Ryan Sauers

    Do or Do Not: There Is No Try—Sauers' Sign Off

    By Ryan Sauers | October 14, 2014

    I’ll be taking a break from my "Today on PIworld" blog and video posts for the rest of 2014. Why? Because I need more time to finish writing my ...

  • Press Perspectives

    HTML5 Solving the Cross Platform Gap?

    October 15, 2014

    If you publish content digital, you’re no doubt aware HTML5, the newest iteration of web reader to offers cross-platform readability. Jake...

  • SpeakingDIRECT

    Additional Océ ColorStream 3900s Continue Digital Platform Expansion

    October 07, 2014

    This morning we announced the expansion of our industry-leading digital platform with the addition of Océ ColorStream® 3900 digital inkjet...

  • Dreaming in CMYK

    No Postage Increase in January 2015

    October 03, 2014

    Hey Dreamers! Today’s post is short and sweet, but good if you like no postage increases! The U.S. Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe, the U.S....

  • DME Marketing Blog

    Meet Our Team: Beth O’Connor

    October 03, 2014

    This is the third post in our monthly Spotlight Series where we introduce you to some of DME’s employees. Read last month’s interview with our...

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  • M&A Directions

    With Our 'Complements'

    October 10, 2014

    By Albert J. Reijmer In the first part of this discussion about...

  • Systemic Success

    Philip Beyer

    Mr. In-Between

    By Philip Beyer | November 17, 2014

    I was doing some research, recently, about Internet radio and podcasting that lead me to a business acquaintance who happened to be producing an...

  • Bill Prettyman

    Lifelong Learning Drives Print Revenue

    October 01, 2014

    Have you ever thought of the relationship between learning and print revenue for your business? There is a strong correlation because our...

  • Rock Around the Block

    Three Important Lessons for Sellers from a Buyer

    October 15, 2014

    What do I see the most at trade shows like this year’s GRAPH EXPO?  Besides new equipment and old friends, I see a lot of buyers.  Not of big...

  • Business Sense & Sensibility

    Carl Gerhardt

    We Reap What We Sow – Honesty Rules

    By Carl Gerhardt, Chairman, Alliance Franchise Brands | November 25, 2014

    You may be familiar with one of several versions of the following story; the original author is unknown. It carries a powerful message that I ...

  • Mr. Magazine

    Going the Distance: The Story of AFAR as Told by Its Co-Founder/CEO Greg Sullivan. An ACT 5 Presentation.

    October 16, 2014

    Greg Sullivan,Co-founder/CEO of AFAR Media, publisher of AFAR magazine delivered the second keynote of day three of the ACT 5 Experience. You can...

  • The Target Report

    September 2014 –Mergers, Acquisitions & Restructuring in the Printing, Packaging & Related Industries

    October 05, 2014

    It’s been a long downhill slide for roll-up activity in the commercial printing industry. The major players have either exited the field...

  • Ussery Printing Blog

    Large Format Printing… Your Way To Success

    September 18, 2014

    With the prevalence of fall sales, festivals and trade shows, Large Format Printing is a logical choice to get attention. A well-designed poster...

  • Cup-a-Joe blog

    Read This Book!

    October 15, 2014

    First a disclaimer. I’m an abashed Joe Webb fan. Yes, some people seem him as a guy looking through dark and gloomy glasses, but Joe tells...

  • Management Counts

    Ray Chambers

    Adapting to Change

    By Ray Chambers | May 28, 2014

    If you ever set type by hand, if you’ve ever operated a Linotype or a Ludlow, if the terms “slug” or “chase” or “foundry” or “Hell Box” bring...

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  • Blog

    FOLD of the WEEK: “Tweaked” Tulip Fold Event Invitation

    May 15, 2014

    What should a company do when it wants to change its name? Throw a great party, of course! This week’s selection, designed by Prismatic and...

  • The Finish Line

    Don Piontek

    Vendors Say: One Is Better Than Two

    By Don Piontek | November 17, 2014

    The opportunity space that is out there in the industry right now cannot support as many individual manufacturers as there are. Like any other ...

  • Bindery Success

    Do You Make This Bindery Equipment Buying Mistake?

    October 10, 2014

    Have you ever made a purchase and immediately wished you had gone for a bigger or faster version with more features? It’s a universally recurring...

  • Company Folders Blog

    Why Every Entrepreneur Must Learn Photoshop

    October 14, 2014

    Why Every Entrepreneur Must Learn PhotoshopSuccessful entrepreneurs often wear many hats: salesperson, spokesperson, marketer, innovator, leader,...

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