The Importance and Message of Professional Business Cards

The Importance and Message of Professional Business Cards - Photo of Business Cards with a QR Code

A respectable business venture will always have professional business cards at the ready. Many business men and women overlook completely the necessity of business cards simply because they consider these objects to be “fancy” or just optional “accessories.” However, business cards are actually a very important and personal form of self-marketing. Not having a business card can be considered detrimental to that individual and the company that they represent, simply because they are missing out on a very efficient method of conveying multiple things to their persons of contact. There a few things that business cards do for you, and knowing about them might make you act differently next time you encounter the possibility of ordering Denver business cards.


To start things off, let’s just say that business cards are fast. They are able to transmit all the necessary information you want to be made known about a company, yourself and what role you play in that company. These things can be hard to deliver over a very small period of time. If, say, a potential business partner is about to leave, or you are the one to leave, you don’t have time to say all those things. Passing them your business card will do it for you and it only takes an instance to pass over the small piece of material.


Having a business card will also make you look much more professional. Business cards are often associated with high ranking business, meaning that if you respect yourself by investing in business cards, you are swaying the people you engage to also treat you with that respect. Even if a person acts nice, the things they feel about the first time they met you might not be so pleasant. First impressions are always important and a business card marks the event graciously and discretely.  This leads us to our next point.


Business cards are very subtle, and allow you to maintain a course of action within an event without having to make sacrifices one way or another when you are also face with a business proposition. Business cards allow you to swiftly exchange information and get the verbal approval of a later acquaintance. Business cards also let you avoid direct and pressured decisions. Instead of having to make a very important decision on the spot under the influence of the complementary glass of champagne from the business event you are attending, you can just pass over your business card. This will give you much more time to think things through and decide properly what’s best.


Last but definitely not least, business cards allow you to maintain somewhat of a presence in a location. If in the days of old you would be forced to wait in a certain spot a long time for an opportunity or potential business proposition to fall in your lap, now you can just leave your business card with whoever is an authority figure in that establishment or location. Now you can be on your way while also having your contact information strategically placed somewhere else.

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About Dequiana Jackson

Dequiana Jackson, Founder of Inspired Marketing, Inc., helps overachieving women entrepreneurs conquer limiting beliefs and create marketing plans that win. This includes one-on-one marketing plan development, digital product creation, web design and content marketing. Dequiana is the author of Know Your Business: How to Attract Ideal Clients & Sell More and runs the award-winning blog,

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  1. Thank you for sharing these tips! As a business owner, I agree with the points that you have stated above. However, it was very difficult to find a company that can make business cards along with other advertising services, such as creating great door hangers. I came across Cheap Door Hangers, which offers all these services at reasonable rates and great quality.

  2. I agree!
    Thanks for your tips.

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