Roses are Red... Violets are Blue... - CP Business Solutions

Roses are red… violets are blue…

Or are they really? You might see a dozen long-stemmed burgundy roses, where I see maroon. Or a cherry coloured sports car, where I see candy apple red. And what’s up with violets anyway? Aren’t they actually purple? Colour is subjective, after all. And when terms like PMS, CMYK, RGB and HEX start getting tossed … Read More

Three Ways to Spread the (Customer Appreciation) Love This Valentine’s Day - CP Business Solutions

Three Ways to Spread the (Customer Appreciation) Love This Valentine’s Day

Google “Valentine’s Day” and you’ll get nearly 93 million results. That’s a lot of teddy bears and hearts! But February 14th doesn’t have to be just about couples. Why not use this Valentine’s Day to show your clients, customers and colleagues a little kindness too? Here at CP Business Solutions, we’re all about spreading the … Read More

Size Really Does Matter! - CP Business Solutions

Size Really Does Matter!

So, the roll looked a little smaller in the catalogue. We use a lot of bubble wrap to protect display pieces during transport and clearly we are covered for this season. Good thing we have lots of warehouse space! If we didn’t, this could be an issue because size really does matter! Font Size Open … Read More

Cool Cards and High School Cliques - CP Business Solutions

Cool Cards and High School Cliques

High school was a quirky time of awkward dances, strange fashions and weird social cliques. One thing was sure though – everyone knew what group you were in. The messaging was clear. Just as your choice in friends said a lot about you in high school, your business cards speaks volumes about your business today … Read More

Why? Punctuation!!! Matters… - CP Business Solutions

Why? Punctuation!!! Matters…

Say this in your head: “Yes.” Now try this: “Yes?” Hear the difference? What about this: “Yes!” Or even this: “Yes…” That’s the magic of punctuation. Punctuation serves a very important purpose: to help convey meaning and ensure understanding. You can see this in as short as a one-word sentence. With a simple change in … Read More

Social Media for Dinosaurs: Business Edition - CP Business Solutions

Social Media for Dinosaurs: Business Edition

A common question we hear is “I need a social media presence for my business; I just don’t know what to do or why I really need it.” How about we bring this back to the basics so it’s a little easier to understand? Why? Digital media is a growing industry that is having a … Read More