Ted Talks

Our 3 Favorite TED Talks You Must See

By | Business Strategy, Food For Thought, Friendly Advice, Marketing, Networking, Social Media, Trends

TED Talks are a big part of the Printing Solutions culture. They’re a great way to educate ourselves on specific topics without added bias, opinions, or unnecessary influence.

We go to TED talks for inspiration, education, and as an entertainment resource. Every so often, someone on the team will find a useful TED talk and share it with the entire team. Read More

blue pencils

10 Things You Never Knew About the Color BLUE

By | Brand, Food For Thought, Marketing, Print Marketing Advice, Printing Trends, Trends

Here at Printing Solutions, we’re big fans of color. Each carries its own special meaning and can be a tool to influence an audience just by how it’s used in your branding materials. But one color we’re particularly fond of is blue … in case you couldn’t tell from our own brand! As it turns out, there’s a lot more to blue than meets the eye. Here are 10 things you didn’t know about the color blue. Read More

Before and After the Creative Process: See the Life Cycle of a Branding Project

Before and After the Creative Process: See the Life Cycle of a Branding Project

By | Brand, Business Strategy, Design, Food For Thought, Friendly Advice, Logo, Marketing, Print Marketing Advice, Printing Trends, Social Media

Here at Printing Solutions, we love helping businesses refine and share their brand through print. Our branding package is a popular choice among business owners who are looking for a little guidance in how to put their company out there and want us to work our magic. Read More

Business Card Upgrades

5 Fun Upgrades to Your Business Cards

By | Brand, Business Cards, Business Strategy, Design, Food For Thought, Friendly Advice, Logo, Marketing, Networking, Print Marketing Advice, Printers, Printing Trends

Here at Printing Solutions, we firmly believe that people should be impatient to hand out their business card. Once you start to lose that spark, it’s time to consider upgrading to a look that is more current and eye-catching. We provide the best solutions for our clients, and often, they include one of these 5 business card upgrades. Take a look: Read More

Graphic Designer

In the Shoes of a Graphic Designer

By | Design, Food For Thought, Marketing, Print Marketing Advice, Trends
At Printing Solutions, our clients come to us because we’re very good at what we do. We posses a skill and craft that requires many years of practice and training, especially for a designer like Justin Ketchum and Chris Danner. These two men work tirelessly to produce some amazing work for our clients, and we couldn’t be happier to have them on our team. Read More

Branding Package

How Can a Branding Package Help My Business?

By | Brand, Design, Logo, Marketing, Print Marketing Advice, Social Media

In today’s competitive economy, nothing hurts a business more than weakness or lack of clarity in their brand. But most business owners struggle to really nail down a clear brand identity, instead leaving their business cards, brochures, and social media channels with an inconsistent look.

If this sounds familiar, a branding package from Printing Solutions could be a great step in creating your business’s identity. We sat down with our Director of Marketing Kristyn Dingman to learn how it works. Read More

Print World

What’s Trending in the Print World?

By | Business Cards, Business Strategy, Marketing, Networking, Print Marketing Advice, Printers, Printing Trends, Signs, Trends

Just like the fashion industry, the print world sees trends come and go. What was popular a few years ago isn’t in style now, and today’s businesses must adjust their print materials accordingly.

Over the past months we’ve observed a few changes in styles among our own clients and colleagues, and we’ve compiled them for you below. Here’s what’s trending in the print world. Read More

Why Graphic Design

Why Graphic Design is Vital for Your Business

By | Brand, Business Strategy, Design, Food For Thought, Friendly Advice, Logo, Marketing, Print Marketing Advice, Trends

Why Is Good Graphic Design Important?

Having a strong graphic design for your ad or logo can either make or break your business.

But if you are trying to just throw something together quick and cheap, you are going to end up wasting not only your time, but also your valuable marketing dollars. Poor design can lead to an unclear message or brand representation. In the end, it can result in a false image of your business to your designed audience.

If you’re thinking of adjusting your company’s graphic design, here are some things to consider before you jump in. Read More

Build Lasting Customer Relationships

3 Strategies to Build Lasting Customer Relationships

By | Brand, Business Strategy, Food For Thought, Friendly Advice, Marketing, Networking

If you know the first thing about running a business, you know that you don’t have one if you don’t have clients and customers. Bringing in new customers comes fairly easy if you have a good sales team, but when it comes to keeping the ones you already have, that’s when it starts to get tricky. Clients are more likely to stay with companies that have invested in them personally and taken the time to establish a relationship.

But how do you build a relationship with someone who comes into your business only once or twice each year? We’ve listed our best three strategies for building lasting customer relationships below.

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