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print finishing

The major problem within most print companies is that finishing takes a back seat when it comes to sales activity, scheduling priority or investment decisions.

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business planning

Success doesn’t happen without knowing what you want to do. Without a plan or a strategy, companies continually react to circumstances and trends beyond their control. We must all change the mindset.

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how to reduce absenteeism

Better Business

All companies repeat the mantra that their employees are their most important asset. However, only a few genuinely believe it and act accordingly. It will not surprise you to know that where companies have got strong staff relations, overall levels of absenteeism are lower.

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strategy – why and how?

Sales and Marketing

As manager, you can’t observe and control everything. A business strategy will help throughout your organization. With a well-implemented strategy, people are more able to make decisions and resources can be allocated to accomplish key objectives.

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the language
of light

Production

The following resource has been developed to provide readers with an overview into the measurement of light, some of the terminology used and the types of instrumentation that is available to produce accurate and repeatable measurements of light sources, fixtures or environments.

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Business Healthcheck

business health check

This online Business Scorecard helps you find out how healthy your business is and which areas can be improved.

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Graham Reed

personality in print

Graham Reed
Managing Director
Marlixia Group

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how to make a business plan succeed

There are a number of good business practices that are needed if any business plan is to prosper and this guide pulls these together into one place for ease of implementation. This month, we are giving it away for free. Simply, fill in the form on the right and you will get this incredible resource straight away.

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how to manage your business more effectively

In a world where most printers offer reasonable quality print at a competitive price and good customer service, the competitive edge can be small and it is often the little things that make the difference and offer a sustainable competitive advantage. This subject embraces a range of management practices that successful printers have used to make the difference.

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latest news

paper prices to rise again in october

This is the fourth time this year that price rises have been announced, with rising production costs – in particular the soaring price of pulp – cited as the driving force.
Premier Paper Group, Denmaur Paper Media and Elliott Baxter have all written to their customers this week flagging up price rises that will take effect from Monday 8 October. The increases cited were between 4-7%, and 5-8%.

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october prize draw

we are giving away 5 copies of ‘inspired leadership’

Learn what Inspired Leadership looks like in terms of results. Discover the key factors that separate Inspired leaders from the merely “great”. Adopt the tools and processes that get extraordinary results in the real world. And understand the essential core of high performance, and incorporate it into your day–to–day.

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  • five steps to a successful lead nurture campaign September 5, 2018 - Ben Hannan Posted in: Marketing - an email lead nurture campaign is crucial for turning a lead into a fan and then a customer Follow this checklist for a stunning drip campaign that shows your credibility and authority. Establish rapport by outlining the biggest problem your audience faces. Detail how your product or service provides solutions by detailing your key features. Continue Reading
  • think digital but don’t forget the print September 5, 2018 - James Brown Posted in: Business - The glory days of advertising, when Soho was overflowing with creative types writing witty headlines for high profile billboard campaigns, have come to an end. Advertising agencies have had to adapt as cost-effective social media and digital channels have eclipsed traditional marketing methods. Creative gurus are few and far between these days. Social media and Continue Reading