Tag Archives: greeting cards

Showering a Mourning Family with a Card Flurry

“I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.” – Tennessee Williams A “Card Flurry™” is a movement and so far over a thousand people are participating.  The idea is to send a hero, or someone suffering from a great tragedy, a flurry of greeting cards filled with words of encouragement. The Card Flurry™ movement is the brain-child of Jordan Adler.  Each month, Adler and his team are picking one family to receive a flurry.  The first, is the Hunter […]

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Fun February Holidays 2016 | 16 Reasons to Send a Card and Gift

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. What better day to show the one’s you love just how much you care. You do not have to be in a romantic relationship to express love on Valentine’s Day. Kids, parents, friends (especially your single friends) all appreciate feeling appreciated. So why not shower them with love and kindness on the days leading up to February 14th? February is About More than Love If you really aren’t into that sappy love stuff, […]

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Tutorial: How to Change Your SendOutCards Subscription

SendOutCards offers two types of subscriptions for our card and gift senders, retail and preferred. A retail subscription is $9.80 per month for 20 points.  20 points roughly equates to 6 greeting cards per month. A preferred subscription is $39 per month for 100 points.  100 points is 33 greeting cards per month.  Points can also be used for gifts, so the preferred subscription is great for folks who like to send cards and gifts.  Most folks choose the preferred […]

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Matthew McConaughey Got It Right | How to Get More Testimonials and Happy Clients

If you are a long time follower of this blog, you know that my husband and I own a custom furniture business called ShaKa Studios. We launched our website in 1998 and sell high-end niche furniture. We do NOT have a SHOWROOM. NOR can our clients EVEN SEE the furniture before they buy! You are probably asking yourself how that is possible. The answer is simple. I ask for testimonials. A Simple Way to Get More Testimonials I use SendOutCards […]

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Sales Trainer Tom Hopkins Explains Why He Sends Thanksgiving Cards

Tom Hopkins is a world-renowned sales trainer. He built his real estate business by sending 6 hand written greeting cards per year to his clients, and potential clients.  By doing so, he became the top producing real estate agent in the state of California. Today, Mr. Hopkins uses SendOutCards to automate his greeting card system with the same personal touch as a handwritten card. The Power of a Thanksgiving Card In the following video, Tom Hopkins explains why he sends […]

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Fun Holidays September 2015 Edition | 16 Great Reasons to Send Cards and Gifts

September offers up some great fun holidays for card senders. September is Self-Improvement Month. Personal Coaches, send your clients a custom greeting card with your top 10 self-improvement tips. September is also Better Breakfast Month.  Health and fitness experts, send your clients a card with your favorite breakfast recipes. Fun Holidays September 2015 Edition September 6 is Fight Procrastination Day.  If you procrastinate, you better send that card now! September 7 is Labor Day.  Employers this is a great time to shower […]

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Can You Really Make Money from a Greeting Card App? | Infographic

Full disclosure:  I rarely ever do this, so bear with me.  I’m about to start typing about my favorite side hustle. I promise to keep it short but I DO make money from a greeting card app. Not only do I make money, I have fun, plus I make people feel good. Last Tuesday, during a weekly networking meeting, I took an ussie with Pat, the owner of a local publication, and in less than 60 seconds I uploaded the […]

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I Am Statements Examples

When I logged into Facebook this morning I saw three, count them three, posts lined-up vertically, on my wall about the power of “I Am” statements. Over the weekend, I had the privilege of attending the Master Relationship Marketing Seminar in Houston, Texas. A portion of the Saturday afternoon session was spent on the topic of affirmations, or “I Am” statements. So, what is an “I am” statement? An “I am” statement is an affirmation, stated in the present tense, […]

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How to Write a Thank You Card

In 2014 Mark Zuckerberg made a resolution to write a thank you card to one new person, outside of Facebook, each day.  That’s 365 thank you cards. If the idea of writing 365 thank you cards has you tongue-tied, you are not alone!  Many people struggle with how to write a thank you card. It doesn’t have to be hard.  A thank you note isn’t a novel.  It’s short, simple and to the point.  Four or five sentences are all […]

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3 Success Quotes

Christmas week I spent a couple of days at (not in) the hospital for tests and procedures. You can read about it if you like here. Teachable Moments One of the admitting clerks at the hospital had a wonderful collection of success quotes taped to be back of her monitor. It was obvious she had been collecting the success quotes for years.  When I asked if it was okay to take a photo of one of the worn, tattered quotes, […]

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