Author Archives: Matthew Beggs

Do Business cards work?

Business cards date back to the 17th century and were a necessity to help customers find businesses and what they did, they even included a map so people could find the place of business. Here today at Kaizen we still understand the impact a business card can have on your business.  Even though we live…

Personalised calendars: Keep your office running smoothly

Good time management and timekeeping skills are essential in the office, if you fail to manage your time well your business and work relations will take the brunt of the damage which is obviously unwanted. There are ways in which you can increase time keeping skills in your office either for yourself or your employee’s…

Personalised calendars, what are the benefits?

Calendars dictate our everyday, as creatures of habit we stick to schedules to make our work flow digestible and certain dates each year mean a lot to us, such as birthdays, national holidays and anniversaries. Calendars are an important part of our everyday lives but yet they go almost completely unnoticed, installed in our phones,…

Create precious family memories with our personalised Christmas cards.

Christmas really is a special time of the year, it’s a time for family and friends. A time where you show loved ones you care by the sending and receiving of gifts and Christmas cards. Make this Christmas different from all the rest by making it really special and sending out your own personalised Christmas…

How do presentation folders work?

Presentation folders can be a force to be reckoned with when used correctly, they can separate you from peers or competitors or perhaps you have a proposal, a presentation folder can help sway people to see your side of the argument using facts and figures to help shape opinion. It’s no wonder our presentation folders…

Calendar types: what works best for you

Calendars are a highly useful product, even as the digital age takes over and most people have a calendar on their phones or on their computer the printed calendar shouldn’t be underestimated. Printed calendars come in lots of different shapes and sizes and most people have one in their office or in their homes, and…

Thank your customers with a branded calendar

Clients mean a lot to your business regardless of what sector you are in, retail or catering whatever it may be customers and suppliers and others you collaborate with are the ones that keep things running smoothly ensuring your business stays afloat. For all that support they give you, you should give something back. A…

Business cards – The silent sales team

When someone asks you ‘what do you do?’ responding can sometimes be quite awkward, you don’t want to drag it out into a long conversation and bore them, neither do you want to be to technical and completely lose them in a tonne of jargon that they don’t understand. This is where your little pocket…

Why Students Choose Kaizen?

A large percentage of kaizen’s business comes from the thriving student population that surrounds our office, Queens is just round the corner and Ulster University is relocating to more central location. Whether it’s for end of year shows, powerpoint presentations or even flyers for events at the students union there is a lot of print…

Business cards – what cardstock to use

Kraft paper, silk, uncoated, matt and gloss or unlamented. When it comes to what cardstock to use here at kaizen you really are spoilt for choice, but with so many choices how do you go about picking the right one? After it all it is your business card so you want it to be absolutely…

Personalised Christmas cards: the perfect gift for loved ones abroad

Christmas can be the happiest time of the year for most people it’s a time for family and friends, sharing and giving. A time for closeness and togetherness but it can also be a tough time for people who are missing family or friends that’s why it’s important to remember those who may have drifted…

Desktop calendars: stay ahead of the competition

Desktop calendars are one of our favourite and most popular products around the new year, each year we design our own and send them out to our customers as a way of saying thank you for their custom, they really give you the opportunity to stay ahead of the competition and ensure customers are always…

When to send a Christmas card

The holiday period is a time of great happiness and joy, intended to be spent with the family relaxing and over indulging but it doesn’t always pan out like that the holiday period can also be a time of great stress, running about last minute to get presents, buying the turkey and post all your…

5 Uses for Brochures in your Business

Here at kaizen we understand that brochures can be vital in setting your business apart from any competitors. Here’s 5 very broad examples on how a brochure can help you regardless of what your business involves:     Showcase     Set the tone     Sell     Inform     Persuade Showcase Firstly and foremost a brochure can be used to showcase your…

Cherish family memories with a personalised calendar

Calendars are a highly useful resource, they enable you to keep track of your year and important dates which you shouldn’t forget, but that’s not the only reason calendars are so popular they are also popular because they look great, making them look right at home wherever you choose to display them, on your office…

Christmas cards: The perfect product for your Photography business

Christmas cards are a big part of the holiday celebrations, sending a Christmas card is seen as a kind and considerate thing to do and many people take part in the tradition. However, on the high street there is relatively few places to buy Christmas cards that are specific to your region or area or…

When to use presentation folders

It can be a little bit daunting when giving a presentation or proposal, how to ensure people are engaged and listening, that all the information is being received and your doing well. A presentation folder can be a great aid to a presentation it creates the impression your very organised and confident in the area…