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Japanese Business Card Etiquette: The Tips You Need for Success

May 24, 2017 / Conversation
Japanese business card etiquette

In our last blog post, we discussed the proper etiquette surrounding business card exchange in the United States. However, these rules do not apply the same way around the world. In fact, Japanese business card etiquette is different than the U.S. in many ways. Because of this, it is important to know the international differences of doing business in order to impress and build successful professional relationships abroad.

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Top Business Card Etiquette Tips for Professionals in the U.S.

May 12, 2017 / Conversation
business card etiquette

Compared to exchanging business cards in other countries, business card etiquette in the U.S. is much more relaxed. That being said, it’s still possible to engage in practices that can seem inappropriate or even offend. Following these tips will help you leave a lasting influence and positive representation of your company.

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How to Add ‘Value’ to Your Business Card

March 13, 2017 / Inspiration
Business Card Manual

Do you ever take a gander at your business card these days and feel like it looks too dull, excessively straightforward, or it simply isn’t having the effect you envisioned? Or maybe you are about to create your very first business card, but have no idea where to begin. In either regard, it’s okay because at Japan Print we are here to help. If you are in the market for new business cards, make sure you hold off until you finish this article.
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Go Outside the Square: Creative Business Card Tips

February 20, 2017 / Inspiration
Creative Business Card Tips

Even though we live in a digital world, business cards still hold their ground. A powerful marketing device, business cards have been the go-to marketing medium for quite some time, and it looks like this is not going to change anytime soon. This means that one of the worst mistakes you can make professionally is not having a business card on hand. Not only are they an excellent way to break the ice, but they make it easy to network with others. However, you don’t want to have a generic business card. Because if you do, you run a much higher risk of being shuffled into a pile along with other business cards, or worse, thrown away.
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3 Helpful Business Card Distribution Tips

January 30, 2017 / Inspiration
Business Card Distribution Tips

So, you have 10,000 freshly printed business cards in your hands, now what? Your hard work won’t mean a thing unless they can get distributed. While the best business cards are true works of art, keeping them locked away like expensive pieces of art, is a nonstarter. You need your cards out there, think less Mona Lisa, and more Captain America. Even in today’s online world physical contact with clients is still a major factor in obtaining customers.
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How to Get the Most Out of Your Business Card

January 11, 2017 / Inspiration
Get the Most Out of Your Business Card

Even during the age of technology and social media, business cards are still one of the most cost effective marketing tools you can have. When you want to make a good first impression, having a well-designed business card is top notch. Business cards are personable and tangible, so people are more likely to take notice and respond. However, for a business card to be successful, potential clients have to keep your business card and not throw it in the trash. Business card printing is fast and easy, so don’t let yourself fall victim to a poorly designed business card.
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The Psychology of the Business Card

November 20, 2016 / Conversation
Psychology of the Business Card

In the high-stakes world of business, consumer image is everything. If the attitude of a company can be expressed fully without contradictions or confusion, that company has a better chance of surviving today’s volatile and turbulent marketplace. Still today as in years past, the business card is still the best way to expose customers, not only to necessary information they need to know about a company but to the attitude of the business itself. The psychology of the business card has been studied and written about for years on end. And still, even in the twenty-first century, the business card remains an underutilized opportunity to get into the customers head and form a link that can draw just the right people in.
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Don’t Try This at Home: Business Card Fails

September 18, 2016 / Inspiration
Business Card Fails

Even in today’s digital age, a business card is still considered to be one of the most effective ways to create and sustain business connections. Business cards are often the first impression made on a potential client, so it is important that you have a well-designed, effective business card. Yes, designing an effective business card can be tricky, but when pulled off correctly, they can be quite memorable. However, you don’t want your business card to be remembered for the wrong reasons! The best way around this is to learn from other people’s mistakes.
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