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From the monthly archives:

May 2011

Become Swag Advisor

May 31, 2011

Swag – all the nifty free stuff you get from businesses with their company name on it… Pens, mugs, letter openers, hats, t-shirts, etc.   Swag can be just about anything, as a logo can now be placed on just about anything!   If your customer owns a business, they have swag needs. Become their [...]

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NNEP Embroidery Marts – Register NOW!

May 26, 2011

Well, it is that time of year again… Time to register for NNEP’s Embroidery Mart-SOUTH and Embroidery Mart-EAST! Embroidery Mart – SOUTH is July 29-30, 2011 at the Houston Marriott Westchase Hotel in Houston, TX. Embroidery Mart – EAST is August 19-20, 2011 at the Nashville Convention Center in Nashville, TN. Click to see Embroidery Mart-SOUTH [...]

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10 Tips For Success as a New Business

May 23, 2011

We work with many new companies, and people that are just starting their companies.  After all, helping new businesses is what we do best.  There is a vast amount of advice and information “out there” about starting a business, and it can be confusing to work your way through it all.  Some of it is [...]

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PUNCH by Bonnie Nielsen

May 19, 2011

Looking to gain a better understanding of the digitizing process?  Bonnie Nielsen has a new book out, PUNCH Digitizing for Embroidery Design. In this book, Bonnie Nielsen addresses the embroidery design process and offers her thoughts on creative techniques for embroidery digitizing. The book explains aspects of the embroidery design process in depth.  She goes [...]

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NNEP Members Working Together

May 16, 2011

NNEP members often are very interesting business owners.  They are a “cut above” in that they have joined the largest national organization for professional embroiderers.  But something that is even more cool about these folks is their desire to help other NNEP members. NNEP Preferred Vendor Jay Fishman (Wicked Stitch of the East) served as [...]

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New Website Solution Available

May 11, 2011

EMB-WEB-STORES They are looking for a few good customers to help test their new product. Capital Resource Corp. is ready to pre-release their newest product EMB-WEB-STORES. This is a full featured shopping cart solution where you build a professional, fully functional webstore for your business. They give you the tools you need to build your webstore complete [...]

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One Coast Joins NNEP as Preferred Vendor

May 11, 2011

We are very excited to announce that One Coast has joined NNEP as a Preferred Vendor.  We discovered One Coast at the AmericasMart in Atlanta in January and have been working with them since that show to bring them onboard. One Coast offers several different product lines that may do very well in your business, [...]

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Prestigious Digitizing by NNEP Member!

May 10, 2011

Congratulations to NNEP Preferred Vendor Jay Fishman, of Wicked Stitch of the East for his cover-worthy digitizing! Check out the May issue of Stitches Magazine – the cover work is all Jay! Talk about talent – it had to have been more than a bit challenging to work with the concept provided and come up [...]

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Get More Real Leads

May 2, 2011

Many NNEP members agree (reluctantly) to give talks to promote their business, in the belief that doing so helps build their networking potential, “image” and business opportunities within their communities.  They are usually right! Yet many business owners don’t know how to “work” a speaking opportunity to maximize the number of leads and sales generated [...]

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