Maximizing Your Business Potential through Print Management Services

<p>As the owner of a small business, there will come a time when you have to ask the question, “why do I need a print manager?” Often times the case may be that as an owner of a small business you’re wearing a lot of hats. </p> <p>Many duties fall onto the owner of small businesses, whether it may be the duties as a sales manager, client relations manager, accounts leader, designer, marketing manager, and lead purchaser for your business. These duties can be very overwhelming for one or two individuals to focus on when your main goal is sales. <img style="background-image: none; border-bottom: 0px; border-left: 0px; margin: 10px 10px 10px 0px; padding-left: 0px; padding-right: 0px; display: inline; float: right; border-top: 0px; border-right: 0px; padding-top: 0px" title="iStock_000013060077Small" border="0" alt="iStock_000013060077Small" align="right" src="" width="141" height="94" /></p> <p>Small business owners tend to outsource their bookkeeping and design work and do the rest themselves. But organizing business print, ordering supplies and making sure the quality of materials are up to your standards can take up a lot of time. And in the end you may not even be happy with the results of all your hard work. The color is wrong or the paper is not what you chose and delivery was late - again. Take some time to think about how much time - your valuable selling time - was spent in managing your own print requirements. </p> <p>Let's say your time is worth $50 per hour. Now let’s assume it took about three hours to find a local print shop, get a few quotes, choose exactly what you wanted, drop off artwork, and put in an order for supplies. That’s $150 you can’t invoice out and you’ll never get back. This is time that you could have been spending working on the many different areas of your business. </p> <p>Finding a good print management company will take all of this way and let you get down to focusing on your core business. All it takes is a quick phone call explaining what you need. Your print manager will then handle finding different options for you, monitoring the supplies you need, getting you the samples, making sure the color and stock are right and have it delivered to you – all on time. This all happens while you continue your day-to-day business. No one printer can do everything, so your print manager will find the best printer for the job. </p> <!--break--> <p>After you’ve got your relationship with your print manager up and running, the rest is easy. All that it will take is a quick email advising you on what you need with your printer and you won’t have to worry about anything else. Print managers assure branding maintenance (no more different color logos from different printers). The best part about this is that your print manager buys A LOT of print supplies, which means that they buy at a big discount, which is passed on to you. All the while you can focus on running your business and making a profit.</p> <p>Outsource your business print to a print manager today and start saving time and money. It's an easy choice to make which will have you reaping the rewards almost immediately. </p>