I have to admit, I thought business cards were a bit obsolete, but then, the other night down the pub (always a good place to do business) I was asked by somebody for my details. I had nothing on me with my details on and ended up scribbling them on the back of my coffee shop loyality card- not overly professional looking!
Now, I know everybody has a mobile phone these days but believe me, tapping in a blog address, phone number and email address whilst standing (balancing handbag and wine glass) squished up in a crowded London pub on a Friday night leaves plenty of room for error!
My opinion of business cards I realised, has been tarnished by having really boring corporate ones in the past They were forced upon me by the company I worked for and looked as dull and uninspiring as the job title inscribed on them.
So, I thought I would design a suitably daft business card for myself for the kind of work that I do now! This is still a work in progress but here it is so far: