Friday, December 23, 2016

The Art of the Thank You Card


When was the last time you sent or received a thank you card?  On today's podcast, we are going to discuss not only the importance of sending them, but the styles and how to create a niche market for yourself.  Plus, January is National Thank You Month so what better time to get started on making thank you cards then right now?


SHOW NOTES


  • Why send thank you cards
  • Impact they have
  • Find the style that works for you
    • Are you planning on purchasing or making
    • Are they for business or personal
    • Do you want to buy store bought or handmade
  • Making Your Own
    • Make them for yourself
    • Make them as gifts
    • Make them to sell
  • Card Style
    • A2 Full Card 4.25" x 5.5" (folded)
    • Postcard size 4.25" x 5.5" (no fold)
    • No 10 Card 4" x 9.25" (folded)
    • No 10 Postcard style 4" x 9.25" (no fold)
  • Things to Keep in Mind
    • Ease of mailing
    • Cost of postage
    • Send ready
    • Sign ready - not a lot of open space
    • Quality supplies
    • Research the market you plan on targeting
  • Markets to Target
    • Real Estate Agents
    • Direct Sales Agents; Plexus, Lula Roe, Pampered Chef, Perfectly Posh, etc.
    • Hair Stylist
    • Teachers
    • Moms
  • Packaging and Presentation
  • Resources

Terri's Thank You Card

2 comments:

  1. Well done, lady! I thoroughly enjoyed it. Good info, no matter what level of cardmaking you're at.

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    1. Thanks, woman! So glad you enjoyed it!

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