Carrying a business card is important for every businessman in order to establish and expand their connections among their circuit. However, more often than not, people barely glance at business cards and then it gets slip into something and forgotten.
If this always happens, how can a business person grow clients, business associates or connections? Especially when you are somebody who is starting on the business, it is essential that you carry a card that will make people remember you, recommend, and refer you, but then unless your business card looks interesting enough for an individual to really read it’s content, you won’t get anywhere near success.
This is why these days, business cards should be given more effort in creating it, to make it look professional and yet it exudes your unique personality and represents your firm well. Here are some tips that will make you achieve that.
No Feather Light Cards
Once you hand out the card, the feel of the card on their palm is what they notice before they even get the chance to scrutinize the design or information on it. So if it feels nothing, as if they’re not holding anything because it’s too light then it may seem like you’re unprofessional who does not take small details seriously.
Don’t Leave Out The Essential Details
Before you worry about the design, whether the color is too bright or if you should even use color, make sure that all the vital information like your name, position, company, contact details are there. What’s the use of receiving a business card if there’s no contact number in it for you to get in touch with the person who gave it right?
Design Should Match Your Business
Whatever kind of business it is that you have, it should be appropriately represented by your card; unless you want to be mistaken for a funeral services when you’re actually in the interior decoration industry.
Use Readable Font Size
There’s nothing more irritating than receiving a card where you have to squint in order to read the information that you need, it makes you ask yourself like did the owner really want you to contact him or he just wanted you to display the card in your card holder?
Having a professional looking and eye-catching business card does not have to be expensive, it only has to be well-thought in order for it to pave a way for your business on a progressive road.