Business Management

The Cost of Doing Nothing
April 6, 2015 at 12:27 pm

Procrastination is a paralyzing quandary that many of us deal with on a daily basis in business. It's easy to become sidetracked, even immobilized, choosing to deal with non-essentials that require little commitment or perseverance, rather than face opposition or confrontation.

What's the Deal With Business Cards?
March 24, 2015 at 2:00 pm

In his new video feature, Lasting Impressions, Printing Impressions Senior Content Editor Erik Cagle discusses the pros and cons of the ubiquitous business card. Suffice to say, Cagle is…not a fan.

How Printers Are Looking Good to Investors and Why
March 24, 2015 at 8:00 am

If you have reached a decision to sell, don’t delay setting the process in motion. If selling isn’t yet a step you’re ready to take, keep building your business in ways that will bring you to the attention of the private equity players. They’re attracted to companies that show they aren’t afraid to make the investments that set them apart as leaders of the positive change the industry is undergoing.

For Those Who Have Ears
March 23, 2015 at 9:14 am

WHY do so many owners choose to endure PAIN on a daily basis? WHAT could I possibly say to convince them, that without written processes for their day-to-day operations, they are doomed to endure longer and longer hours, stress, errors, lost revenue, rework, sleepless nights, tears, internal backbiting, dissatisfied customers—two steps forward and three steps back?

Southern Printers Unite Under Print Production Peers (P3) Group
March 19, 2015

The commercial printing landscape may be experiencing a renaissance, of sorts, courtesy of a newer peer group that has taken sharing to the next level. There is a small cadre of mostly Southern printers in the $5 million to $12 million range that have banded together under the umbrella of Print Production Peers (P3).

RR Donnelley President and CEO Thomas J. Quinlan III Reveals Corporate Growth Strategy and His Vision for Overall Industry Opportunities on PI Xchange Live
March 13, 2015 at 12:46 pm

To kick off the official launch of the PI Xchange Live video series, RR Donnelley (RRD) President and CEO Thomas J. Quinlan III sat down with Printing Impressions Editorial Director Mark Michelson to discuss RRD's organic growth and M&A strategy, how to best integrate diverse corporate cultures following an acquisition, and his outlook regarding the future and evolution of the printing industry.