You May Feel a Cringe

Budget Giveaways – it’s the Economy… There are many reasons why a business may need to give away low-cost promotional items and they’re not always driven by financial constraints. Sure, you could shave hundreds if not thousands off an ongoing marketing campaign by investing frugally in budget giveaways – every concern could make use of […]

Don’t Live in Coober Pedy

Stick with Promotional Magnets Onless you live in a cave (Coober Pedy readers aside), the chances are you’re within a few meters of a metal surface. A fridge, a washing machine, a garage door, dungeon door, roll-on-roll-off ferry door….OK, I’m now being stupid! Almost as painful as the tragic 14th century plainsong wangling its way from my […]

Back to the Future

Promotional Pencils – Going Back to the Future “I love simple things” – or perhaps I should be more succinct; I really appreciate objects and practices that are designed to make life easier. Strange then isn’t it that we all have tablets, PCs, laptops, notebooks etc that require careful setup and maintenance. They’re expensive too […]

Why Did Andy Lose?

And why did he lose in such a way? Playing the Australian Open is the preserve of a talented few, it’s the pinnacle of sporting excellence and like every Grand Slam event, it doesn’t take long till you’re aware of being in the presence of greatness – those who have dedicated their lives to sporting […]

What gets Your Goat?

Product Promotion – Maintaining the Standard If there’s one thing that gets my goat, it’s bad service. Having spent many years in the catering trade, I understand the tenets of courtesy and patience. As a waiter and barman I learned quickly that people are all different and their ability to negotiate a menu or drinks […]