7 steps to amazing documents: It’s simpler than you may think! - CP Business Solutions, Ottawa, ONa

7 steps to amazing documents: It’s simpler than you may think!

Have you ever wondered how a, strategic plan, annual report, booklet, toolkit, manual or guide comes to fruition? Are you considering developing print marketing materials for your company but are worried that it’s a long and complicated process? You’re not alone! Almost every time we meet with new clients in need of larger print marketing … Read More

3 Things to Consider Before You Come Up with a Marketing Strategy - CP Business Solutions

3 Things to Consider Before You Come Up with a Marketing Strategy

You’ve got a business, you have a product or service, and you want to power up your marketing game with a strategy! But hold up a minute. Before you set the wheels in motion with a marketing strategy, you should ensure you’ve got these three things in place first. Do you love your image? What … Read More

Now You See It, Now You Don't: Making the Most of Storage - CP Business Solutions

Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Making the Most of Event Storage

You see it all the time at conferences, trade shows and other events: ugly, ripped-open cardboard boxes shoved in a corner and overflowing with promotional items; stacks of extra brochures toppling over in a mess on too-small tables; personal items like coats and handbags tucked under chairs… not really the look you’re going for if … Read More

New Year, New Ideas - CP Business Solutions

New Year, New Ideas

We all know the expression, “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” But what about using an old trick to learn something new? Think back for a minute to the 5 W’s (and 1 H) we learned in grade school. We all know that answering the questions Who? What? Where? When? Why? and How? … Read More

Image Strategists: How We Do What We Do

Image Strategists: How We Do, What We Do

One of the most popular conversation starters is “So… what do you do?” We get asked that a lot here at CP Business Solutions. And our response to “What, exactly, do you do?” is usually along the lines of “What do you want us to do?” The truth is we can do a lot of … Read More

Image File Types: Things You Didn't Know You Knew

Image File Types Part I: Things You Didn’t Know You Knew

Pop quiz: You’re having a garage sale and want to print off some colourful images to put on signs to advertise it. You go online and find a cute pic, and copy and paste it into Word, but it’s too small. So you drag the edges to make it a full page. What happens? If … Read More