In homage to Father’s Day, I wanted to share some insights I have learned when it comes to working with family. For those who don’t know, Bradley Company was founded by my father, Steve Schwartz. In 2014, I joined the Bradley Team and we became business partners in the promotional products industry. Here are some successful tips I have observed in various workplaces when it came to family dynamics.
A Fidget WHAT? Fidget Spinners and Fidget Cubes have become all the rage - especially with children. From social media to grocery stores, they are everywhere either being talked about or sold. Where did these items come from, what are they for, and why should you care?
Ease into your workweek with this fun quiz to find out which promotional drinkware product you are? Then check out our product website to shop for the best promo products to help make your brand memorable.
Topics: Promotional Products
The sales process can have quite a life of its own. And like most things, the life of a sale goes through a life cycle. Just as life goes from birth to death, a sale goes from prospecting to closing the sale. And in this life cycle are several developments that are key to a healthy and successful sale.
Who: Sachse Construction
What: Our client wanted to have a unique and memorable event invitation. This event was targeted to their most influential clients.
The Challenge: The theme of the event was “rolling out the red carpet.” Initially they requested virtual reality glasses & people would have to go to an app to view the invitation. However, it was decided that was too complicated.
The solution: We found a supplier that makes custom branded View Master viewing devices and custom picture disks.
What do Adele, Cate Blanchett, and Viola Davis all have in common? Yes, they are all famous women. But, they are also successful working Moms.
In the attached article from WorkingMother.com, 50 of the most famous working moms are profiled.
Being a working mom is tough, and trying to manage a successful career is even tougher…combining the two can seem almost impossible. However, maybe this article will give you some inspiration and insight into how these powerful women make it happen!
Topics: Human Resources
Let’s face it, we’ve all seen them. Trade show and job fair booths/displays that don’t quite cut the mustard. Whether they are boring, un-noticeable, or just poorly designed; the end result is something less than desirable.
Believe it or not, it takes almost as much effort to design and produce a bad display as it does an effective one. Please remember also, that just because a booth has all the bells and whistles does not mean it is effective. For a display or booth to be effective, it must draw in the audience and be memorable.
You are probably asking yourself “can I do this myself?” The simple answer is “yes”. This guide is packed with information on how to make your booth stand out from the crowd. Use it to help make your booth more memorable as we’ll show you how all the little details can help leave a positive lasting impression.
Do you recognize or reward your employees? Customers? Suppliers?
Do you give tickets away? Money? Rings?
May I suggest that if you recognize or reward any of the 3 categories, that you have a structured program in place.Here is a list of ideas for structured Programs:
Let me ask you something, have you ever heard of Branded Promotional Marketing? No? How about Tchotchkes, Trinkets & Trash, Premiums, Swag, Knick Knacks, Promotional Products, or Giveaways? I’m sure one of those sounds familiar, but no matter what you call it, they all serve the same basic function…BRAND RECOGNITION!
Spring is finally here, and soon the links will be filled with the sounds of golfers yelling, “FORE”…and possibly other more colorful phrases.
Golf can be very important to many businesses, from sales meetings to golf outings. But one of the big questions is, “How do I make my corporate golf outing memorable?”
Let’s face it, your colleagues and customers could potentially attend dozens of golf outings every year. And at each event the same tried and true branded products exist. These promotional products may include: