How to Make Your Own Business Cards on Photoshop | Small Business

Elroy Mariano

Business cards are a key advertising tool for just about any type of business. Whether you operate online or offline you can get the word out about your company by handing out crisp, professional cards. Adobe Photoshop is just one graphic design program that you can use to create your own business cards.

Load Adobe Photoshop and click “CTRL+N” to start a new file. A dialog box loads. Set the

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How to Compile Business Cards | Small Business

Elroy Mariano

Your business card is an inexpensive but potentially powerful tool in your marketing arsenal. After making the effort to reach out to clients, what impression do you wish to convey? What information do you want to leave in their hands to remember you by? How do you want them to follow up after the initial meeting? Addressing these questions as you build your card will result in a well-designed business

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How to Create Your Virtual Google Card

Elroy Mariano

In a limited launch, Google is testing virtual business cards in search results that show up when a person’s name is searched for.

Now rolling out in India, Google’s new ‘people cards’ let individuals highlight themselves in search results like never before.

How to Create a People Card

Step 1

Enter the query “add me to search” and you’ll the option to create a people card at the top of

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What makes the best business cards? 4 entrepreneurs explain

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by Henry Williams

Updated: Aug 14, 2020 Published: Jul 10, 2018

Though their origin can be traced back to 15th  century China, business cards remain one of the most effective networking and promotional tools an entrepreneur can have at their disposal.

In a flash, you can capitalise on an opportunity by supplying a potential partner or client with everything they could need to get in contact with you.

That’s why

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How to Make Your Own Business Cards Online for Free | Small Business

Elroy Mariano

Small business owners incur many expenses when starting a new company, including but certainly not limited to purchasing software and computers, leasing office or retail space, buying inventory or raw materials, incurring legal registration fees, acquiring a point of sale system and hiring employees. To lessen the costs certain things, like business cards can be done online for a small fee or at no cost.

Decide what type of business

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Ten Tips for Business Cards | Small Business

Elroy Mariano

Some people underestimate the business card as a marketing tool. While most small businesses have them, few maximize their potential in networking and promotion. Business cards do more than provide contact information. They establish credibility and professionalism, and help build referrals. For the cost and ease of distribution, business cards offer a lot of marketing bang for the buck.

Design for Ease of Use

Business cards come in many sizes,

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How to Design Business Cards in OpenOffice | Small Business

Elroy Mariano

You can use OpenOffice to design business cards that are minimalist in design. The cards feature your name and some information about you or your business. There are a few designs available to users that have just downloaded OpenOffice, but you can find templates online that offer a wider range of color and art.

Open OpenOffice and click on “File” followed by “New.”

Select “Business Card” and then define the

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Information on Business Cards | Small Business

Elroy Mariano

Business cards are the basic marketing tool for an entrepreneur or working professional. They provide the basic information about a person and her company, and if they include a logo, a business card is a potential client’s first contact with the company brand. Because these little pieces of cardstock are so critical to business success, it pays to do them right.

Logos

A business logo–the heart of a company’s brand

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Best Small Business Credit Cards of 2020

Elroy Mariano

If you operate a small business, whether it’s part-time or full-time, you may benefit from opening a business credit card. Most issuers have pretty lenient qualification requirements for what’s considered a “business owner” and will likely accept your application whether you freelance, sell items online or run a growing company with employees.

The most basic perk of a business credit card is the ability to keep personal and professional expenses

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How to Choose the Best Business Card for Your Company

Elroy Mariano

The necessity and relevance of business cards is waning in the digital age, but since no single alternative has gained enough momentum to replace them, you should still keep a supply in your wallet and make sure they look good.

Two factors you should balance regarding your business card strategy are a unique design and an engaging delivery. A snazzy card is no good if you hand it out left

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How 2 newcomers are chasing their business dreams on P.E.I.

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a glass display case: A look at some of the products on offer at Alambé Vietnamese coffee shop.


© Shane Ross/CBC
A look at some of the products on offer at Alambé Vietnamese coffee shop.

Opening a new business can be challenging at the best of times, let alone during the restrictions that come with a pandemic.

Here’s how two business people on P.E.I., both newcomers, are making a go of it. 

A Vietnamese coffee shop



a man standing in front of a sign: Hiep Pham, owner of Alambé, wants to introduce Islanders to Vietnamese coffee.


© Shane Ross/CBC
Hiep Pham, owner of Alambé, wants to introduce Islanders

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Digital Business Cards Slowly Spreading in Japan amid Virus Crisis

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Economy


Tokyo, Sept. 5 (Jiji Press)–Businesses helping members of society exchange business cards through digital technology are starting to spread in Japan, in response to the novel coronavirus crisis.

With corporate sales activities shifting to video conferences, services offered by such companies allow people to hold meetings and negotiate business deals online after exchanging greetings with potential business clients, no matter where they are.

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Brex integrates with SAP Concur, Xero to serve maturing customer base

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  • Brex, the corporate card for startups, is integrating with expense-management giant SAP Concur and accounting software Xero as it aims to grow alongside its customers who are maturing out of the startup segment and looking for enterprise-grade solutions.
  • For Brex, it’s also a step toward competing with Amex over larger customers.
  • Amex also has a corporate card for startups that it launched in October last year. And fellow fintechs Divvy
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AmEx embeds Pay Over Time on business cards

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To help our customers meet their cash flow management needs, American Express is embedding Pay Over Time in our family of Green, Gold and Platinum Business Cards at the start of their November billing cycle.

This will apply to both new and existing Card Members.

“While American Express is known for our no pre-set spending limit, pay-in-full charge card model with our iconic Green, Gold and Platinum Cards,

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Drug-dealer spotted by undercover cop pulling heroin stash from his trousers in Stoke-on-Trent park – and even had his own business cards

Elroy Mariano

Drug addict Jamie Butcher has been jailed after a police officer caught him dealing at a Stoke-on-Trent park.

The 44-year-old was spotted by a plain clothes officer at Northwood Park approaching a man and woman before pulling out a purple plastic tub from the front of his trousers.

But the officer intercepted the deal and Butcher was taken to custody on November 22.

Now Butcher, of Chell Street, Hanley, has

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Heres How: Virtual Business Card Market is Booming

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Virtual Business Card

Latest released the research study on Global Virtual Business Card Market, offers a detailed overview of the factors influencing the global business scope. Virtual Business Card Market research report shows the latest market insights, current situation analysis with upcoming trends and breakdown of the products and services. The report provides key statistics on the market status, size, share, growth factors of the Virtual Business Card Market. The

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Business Card Software Market to See Major Growth by 2020-2025

Elroy Mariano

Edison, NJ — (SBWIRE) — 08/26/2020 — A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title “Global Business Card Software Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025” is designed covering micro level of analysis by manufacturers and key business segments. The Global Business Card Software Market survey analysis offers energetic visions to conclude and study market size, market hopes, and competitive surroundings. The research is derived through primary and

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BUMP’D Launches a remarkable new environmental friendly alternative to contemporary business cards – Press Release

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“Paper business cards are a 15th century innovation and 27 million of them are printed daily. However, 88% of paper cards are thrown within a week. Only 8% are saved in an address book.”

August 26, 2020 – BUMP’D has proudly announced that it is revolutionizing the concept of contact information sharing by integrating new technologies into the very concept of visiting cards. The virtual business card created by BUMP’D

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Should you embrace Google’s new business card replacement?

Elroy Mariano

Business cards were already overdue for obsolescence when the pandemic hit. Now, we’re not even shaking hands. Exchanging physical business cards is definitely out for now.

Google is testing an online business card replacement called People Cards. The idea is for professionals to create a profile for Google Search. Instead of exchanging physical paper business cards, you can just say: “Google me,” and they’ll find your “business card” right there

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Business Insider credit card reviews: Updated for 2020

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Airline credit cards

If you’re loyal to a specific airline — or even if you just travel with the same airline multiple times a year — it could be worth holding a co-branded credit card to get a free checked bag, priority boarding, and other perks. Airline credit cards run the gamut from entry-level to premium options, and the best choice for you will depend on how frequently you travel.

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