National Print & Sign Owners Association provides you with the tools and connections you need to better your print shop; By printers, for printers.
The National Print & Sign Owners Association (NPSOA) seeks to serve the needs of companies, both large and small, by offering printing, copying, mailing, and sign-making services. The benefits of membership in NPSOA include access to a variety of key reports, spreadsheets, and studies that provide our members with practical and useful information on profitability, wages, and pricing within our industry. We also sponsor an annual conference where owners can rub shoulders and exchange ideas for growing their business and boosting profits.
Mission: The National Print & Sign Owners Association (NPSOA) is dedicated to delivering products and services that enhance the growth and profitability of its members through advocacy, educational programs, publications, research, and the sharing of technical information.
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David and Goliath: Why small business must reject fear to survive...
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Huh? What did you say? Communicating with a mask on can be tough. Here are 3 ways to improve communication even through a mask... https://bit.ly/mask-speaking-tips
cnn.com The measures that help minimize your risk of Covid-19 can also have an impact on your interactions with others. You can adjust and enhance your communication by focusing on some of the other pieces that aren't hidden behind a mask.
We are currently conducting the NPSOA 2020 Offset and Digital Printing Pricing Survey, and we would greatly appreciate your participation. All participants will receive a copy of the results. The first 200 participants will be placed in a drawing to win a free year of NPSOA Dues – 3 total winners will be drawn!
Because this is an in-depth survey, we recommend completing a practice worksheet before filing out the survey. Submit your answers before 12/18/20.
Worksheet Here-> https://bit.ly/39fYtkD
Survey Here -> https://bit.ly/3pWDvxc
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We are proud to announce Kate Dunn as a speaker at the 2021 Spring Conference! In this session, you will learn how to build your presence on LinkedIn and use it to grow your business. Register Now in the link below!
We are happy to announce Steve LeFever as a Keynote Speaker at the 2021 Spring Conference! Register Now in the link below!
Last Chance to Register! Join Tom tomorrow, November 19th, for the next chapter in his webinar series, "Dealing with Family in Business". This month Tom will give you his advice for working with your family based on his experiences working with family-based companies around the country. Register now!
Are your customers satisfied with your business? From print surveys to loyalty programs, here are some ways you can ensure customer satisfaction... http://bit.ly/measure-customer-satisfaction
customerthink.com How to Measure Customer Satisfaction By Larry Alton - October 30, 2020 0 95 views Tweet Your customers are crucial for your business’s success; if they remain happy and involved with your brand, they’ll keep buying from you, increasing your revenue and your market share while allowing you to gro...
Join Tom this Thursday, November 19th, for the next chapter in his webinar series, "Dealing with Family in Business". This month Tom will give you his advice for working with your family based on his experiences working with family-based companies around the country. Register now!
These are stunning and would look incredible in print! Which one is your favorite?
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"How they make you feel" is the most important factor in deciding whether or not a person will buy from a certain company again. Try these tips for top-notch customer service... http://bit.ly/customer-service-VIPs
entrepreneur.com "How they make you feel" is the most important factor in deciding whether or not a person will buy from a certain company again.
Thank you for your service! Happy Veteran's Day!
How do you craft meaningful content that persuades consumers? Use your passion for greater insights. Check out these 3 essential tips for using a passion to enrich content...
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Here's a little Friday fun for you! Who says you can't have fun at work? Certainly not these guys...
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Speaker Announcement! Arel Moodie will be a Keynote Speaker at the 2021 Spring Conference, and you won't want to miss it!
Register for the Conference now at https://www.printowners.org/2021-npoa-owners-conference
Are you looking to improve the reputation of your small business? Here are a few of the best strategies to implement...
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Join Tom on November 19th for the next chapter in his webinar series, "Dealing with Family in Business".
This month Tom will give you his advice for working with your family based on his experiences working with family-based companies around the country. Register now!
Ok, we might not do 3D printing, but if we did, this is probably where we'd start...
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There are plenty of reasons to try open source fonts for projects online and in print. Here are 9 of them... http://bit.ly/open-source-fonts
designshack.net This is a love letter of sorts to an underrated design tool: open source fonts. Open source fonts are licensed in such a way that anyone can use them for any project at no cost. Many open source fonts come with the standard Open Font License (you can find it here), and it gives you [&helli...
Great design has to start somewhere. Check out these original sketches of famous logos you're sure to recognize...
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“Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me.” Here are 5 tips for managing and improving your business reputation... http://bit.ly/manage-your-reputation
business2community.com “Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me.” This children’s rhyme does not apply in…
Check out these tips to help you maximize social media's income-generating potential...
forbes.com Many business owners neglect to maximize the value of their social media accounts.
4 reasons why customer feedback is vitally important... http://bit.ly/vital-feedback
azbigmedia.com Customers are of vital importance to a business. Not only are they the reason businesses can continue operating, but they will also determine how successful a business will be in the future. Because of this, it is critical for a business to get feedback from their customers to understand what can be...
Watching your competitors more closely than you watch your own SEO results is a big mistake. Here's what to focus on instead... http://bit.ly/no-good-SEO
searchenginejournal.com Watching your competitors more closely than you watch your own SEO results is a big mistake. Here's what to focus on instead.
Keep your brand on the straight and narrow and avoid these 7 branding pitfalls...
readingeagle.com Keeping your brand on the straight and narrow will be easier if you can avoid the situations below. None will totally kill a brand, yet any one will weaken its
10 Small Shifts That Can Make a Big Impact in Your Marketing Strategy...
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This month's member benefit webinar is tomorrow, October 22. For October, Tom will share his SAFE method for conflict resolution within the workplace. Don't forget to register in link below!
How do you avoid turning off your target audience with your communications? Here are a few suggestions...
exclusive.multibriefs.com We all have opinions about the communications we receive from businesses and associations. In some cases, we get too much material too often; in others, not enough. Some pieces are too generic; some too detailed. But there’s one thing that’s guaranteed to turn off your customers and prospects: b...
Check this out... the longest digital photo in the world!
petapixel.com Canon officially entered the Guinness Book of World Records this past weekend by setting the record for the world's longest digital photo print: a massive
There's a unique push and pull to sales and marketing teams. Check out what makes them different and how they work together for everyone's benefit.
Want something different to do this weekend? Here are 53 ideas for you to liven up your free time...
lifehack.org Wondering what to do this weekend? Here're over 50 fun things to do on weekends as your inspirations for weekend fun. Check out the list and have a great weekend!
Only one week until this month's member benefit webinar on October 22. For October, Tom will share his SAFE method for conflict resolution within the workplace. Register now in link below!
Here are 3 reasons why marketing is the new sales, and how to increase conversions in your business.
thehour.com Sales have long been regarded as the driving force of business - as they should, right? If you don't have sales, revenue or cashflow... your business ceases to exist. So, it makes sense to celebrate completing monetary transactions. It's the intrinsic sign your business is doing well. Somewhere alon...
Looking to get the best out of direct mail automation? Put these expert tips on your radar.
roboticsandautomationnews.com Most businesses have been using Direct Mail marketing for a long time, the same way they have been using the mailbox. Automated Direct Mail marketing has recently gained popularity among many compa…
Worn out from a long work week? Why not imagine yourself going off-grid and living in one of these...
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