Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



BDFL
49451 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4349

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

Topic # 113199 9-Jan-2013 13:08 Send private message

We have some Moo cards sets to giveaway to three Geekzone users. Those are very high quality business cards and the winners can select either their own uploaded custom design or existing templates. 

Each prize kit is a choice of either 100 Classic Business Cards or 200 MiniCards. Prize includes shipping anywhere in the world.

Custom designs can use their "printfinity" technology, uploading up to 50 designs for their set of cards, meaning you can really diversify your business card pack! 





To enter the draw: 
  • Reply here with what is your business, or how many business cards you go through in an year, or anything interesting about your work.
  • If you upload and post an image with your reply you get two entries in the draw. The image should be your current business card (blank out details if you want).
Competition closes Friday 25th January. We will contact winners via PM and ask for address (the gift code will be enough for the cards and shipping for each winner). Previously banned users are not entitled to prize. Reply for entries only, no discussion in this thread.




View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
 1 | 2
820 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 34


  Reply # 742227 9-Jan-2013 13:20 Send private message

I am a NZ Sign Language interpreter and the ultimate procrastinator. 18 years on and I still haven't got around to get cards printed. Maybe getting some for free might motivate me to get it done - or not.

280 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Trusted

  Reply # 742307 9-Jan-2013 15:03 Send private message

Hi - I'm a freelance commercial photographer and have a pretty straight type-only card at the moment. Multi image cards would certainly be great to hand out to prospective clients.




Cheers,
Mike

iPhone photo/general blog - here


3122 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 92

Trusted

  Reply # 742325 9-Jan-2013 15:30 Send private message

I have recently started a new business selling digital CCTV equipment to homes and businesses. Business cards would be great to hand out to clients :-)




6 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 742330 9-Jan-2013 15:35 Send private message

Brilliant. Ever since I unceremoniously tipped over a cup of coffee which then poured into my drawer with my  business cards in it I've been meaning to replace them. This would be just the ticket :)

251 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 17


  Reply # 742334 9-Jan-2013 15:44 Send private message

I would love to get those business cards made up that tell people how terrible their parking is for people who park over multiple car parks or maybe a batch of cards complimenting people on how awesome they are and then just give them out to random people looking down and out.

511 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Trusted
Kiwi Dev Studios

  Reply # 742338 9-Jan-2013 15:47 Send private message



Currently purchased 250 cards, have about half left - had them for about 4-5 months.

Do some software development outside of my day job - mostly in the mobile space (iOS, Android, Windows Metro, Blackberry) plus an on-going client for .Net web development.

These Moo cards are cool! :)




--
Stephen
twitter/ NZCoderGuy / KiwiDevStudios

Kiwi Dev Studios


62 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


Reply # 742355 9-Jan-2013 16:03 Send private message

I always thought cards should be more graphical. Why not tell a story?

We probably go through a limited number, maybe 50-100, p.a. Both the boat and the website provide or support incomes.


8 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 742364 9-Jan-2013 16:23 Send private message

Printfinity looks like a nice solution to the problem of having to define yourself in a single role regardless of the context. Card for every occasion.

20 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 742380 9-Jan-2013 16:52 Send private message



I have two businesses, Beegle Ltd and Sam's Dog Rules.  For this competition though I think it would be great to let you guys know about Sam's Dog Rules.

There are four of us in the business and over the past year we have seen around 8,000 children and taught them how to interact safely with dogs.  In the process we have also helped a lot of children overcome a fear of dogs and helped teachers/children learn to interact with each other in a better way.   We do this in small groups of children and use a real live dog called Sam who is amazingly gentle and has a 'magic' tail that helps the kids overcome their fears.  It's really amazing watching a child go from absolute terror due to their fear of dogs, to sitting and playing happily with Sam.  Sam loves it as well as he gets lots of attention, strokes and cuddles.  :)

We don't earn any money at the moment from doing this as we work on a donations basis which pretty much covers our costs.   We had a fundraiser recently which helped us raise some money and this has been put aside to cover the costs of transferring our domain name and printing new business cards (as we're just about out). 

We are in the process of expanding our business to try and make some money from it so that we can continue to offer the free service to schools and communities who request it.   We are expanding to create online courses, e-books, dvds and corporate courses.   We also offer free advice and columns on our blog so that anyone who needs help can obtain it.   

Please check out our website for more info - http://www.samsdogrules.com

Cheers,
Amanda


513 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 54

Subscriber

  Reply # 742391 9-Jan-2013 17:08 Send private message

I do a wide range of work from IT to caring for a friend plus a heavy voluntary workload. My working life is rather anonymous and most contact is electronic but business cards are useful for outside of business.




The electro-saurs are dying out!
• 68kg HP Color LaserJet behemoth - Extinct 2013?
• 61kg HP Netserver brontosaurus - Extinct 2010
• 32kg Compaq Proliant goliath - Extinct 2010
• 31kg 21" IBM CRT gargantua - Extinct 2010

7127 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 355

Trusted

  Reply # 742435 9-Jan-2013 18:17 Send private message

my work knows no time limits and work happens any time of the day!




Apologies for poor typing standards when on Samsung S4 [swype's fault]/iPad 2 Wifi[too slow to use!]

44 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 742443 9-Jan-2013 19:02 Send private message

I am involved in running a whisky appreication club called Whiskymen New Zealand. Business cards would be a great tool for us to hand out to people who are interested in joining.

176 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 6

Trusted

  Reply # 742488 9-Jan-2013 20:07 Send private message

Doctor, IT related work, and Director.

Have been using Vistaprint for cards in the past but winning these would be great as they look interesting.

2455 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 220

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 742589 9-Jan-2013 23:41 Send private message

Software development, pretty much. Currently, I don't have business cards - don't really do much in terms of physical presence but I hope to change that a bit this year.

Would be good to finally have a business expense that doesn't get paid out of my salary for a change.

318 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 56

Trusted

  Reply # 742752 10-Jan-2013 12:29 Send private message

Freelance Web Developer who loves developing web-apps! Gotta get into this more this year I reckon!


 1 | 2
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Vodafone TV multicast settings on pfSense?
Created by kenkeniff, last reply by chrispchikin on 22-Aug-2014 22:36 (133 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


CGA. Is it fair?
Created by BTR, last reply by bazzer on 22-Aug-2014 11:02 (86 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Fluoride is safe, who knew?
Created by networkn, last reply by SaltyNZ on 22-Aug-2014 22:24 (24 replies)
Pages... 2


Free: Smart Button for your Android device
Created by freitasm, last reply by PhantomNVD on 22-Aug-2014 22:08 (104 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Lightbox press event release
Created by freitasm, last reply by Lightbox on 22-Aug-2014 17:04 (469 replies)
Pages... 30 31 32


It was hardly 'hacking' was it?
Created by CB_24, last reply by gzt on 21-Aug-2014 22:26 (97 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Warning about Pure Hosting
Created by LostBoyNZ, last reply by Zeon on 23-Aug-2014 00:15 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Vodafone now charging you to receive a bill via post
Created by stocksp, last reply by Linuxluver on 22-Aug-2014 19:45 (86 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.