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22 March 2011 ~ Comments Off

There’s no Business like Show Business!

There’s no Business like Show Business!

By: Jason Duff In recent conversations with Natalie Comer, the Director of the Logan County Improvement Corporation, I learned that the Holland Theatre is the only Dutch-themed theatre in America. It was built in just 90 days. Given its uniqueness, I figured there were probably a few other details for me to discover about the… Read More

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25 January 2011 ~ Comments Off

Michael Eller Diamonds: Where Pandora Is More Than A Box

Michael Eller Diamonds: Where Pandora Is More Than A Box

It’s shiny and pretty and I love looking down and seeing it on my wrist. It’s just perfect! But what I really love about my Pandora bracelet is the story and meaning behind it. Adam’s my boyfriend. We’ve been dating for over a year now, and this was our first Christmas together. Before the snow… Read More

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23 December 2010 ~ Comments Off

Designing The Night Before Christmas

Designing The Night Before Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the shop, Not a creature was stirring, not even a mop; The stockings were hung by the job chart with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there. The children were nestled all snug in their workstations, While visions of Sugarplum Smencils danced in their… Read More

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03 August 2010 ~ Comments Off

Get On the Fast Track with These Billboard Design Tips

Get On the Fast Track with These Billboard Design Tips

If I could give you just three pieces of advice on billboard advertising design, I would skip my first two points and go directly to the most important thing you need to know. KEEP IT SIMPLE. Why so blunt?  Because often times your current and potential customers are in a big hurry and driving at… Read More

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22 July 2010 ~ Comments Off

Billboard Design. How To Start With Nothing and Make It Something! Part 2 Guest Post with Alex Cramer

Billboard Design. How To Start With Nothing and Make It Something! Part 2 Guest Post with Alex Cramer

How can we minimize the amount of verbiage on our billboard, but say so much more? Being simple with what you say is one of the things that we have to push more than anything with some customers. Some customers feel the need to cram every little thing they can do on their billboard thinking… Read More

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21 July 2010 ~ Comments Off

Billboard Design. How To Start With Nothing and Make It Something! Part 1 Guest Post from Alex Cramer

Billboard Design. How To Start With Nothing and Make It Something! Part 1 Guest Post from Alex Cramer

So you’re looking at designing a billboard to promote your business or organization. Many times during the design process the sales person and designer work together to try and hammer out the perfect design for the customer on the first attempt, but sometimes a few revisions must take place in order to achieve the customer’s… Read More

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27 June 2010 ~ Comments Off

Everyone Poops, and this business is #1 in it.

Everyone Poops, and this business is #1 in it.

Everyone Poops. That’s right, I said it…we all poop!  There is no better way to say it than just face that fact that pooping is very natural and important part of healthy living.   In fact, it’s a multi-million dollar industry that begins with what we put into our mouths and where it all ends up. I am… Read More

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25 June 2010 ~ Comments Off

Outdoor Media: The only ad platform to survive social media?

Outdoor Media: The only ad platform to survive social media?

I spend a good part of my day working with businesses and professionals optimizing their marketing and sales strategies. Some of these clients manage hundreds of employees while others are self employed and just getting started. Many of my clients have turned to social media as a primary source for marketing and advertising and they… Read More

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05 January 2010 ~ Comments Off

Co-Op Your Billboard Advertising

Co-Op Your Billboard Advertising

As a new business on the block, we have to say that our billboard has brought many customers to our store and more pleased to say that for the money spent, we got more return from our billboard than many other forms of advertising, including our tv commercial.                                                                                                                                 When we made the decision to advertise on… Read More

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