20 Questions with Maegan Makes

We’re excited to bring you yet another one of our exclusive interviews with one of Postable’s incredibly talented artists. This time we asked the creative genius behind Maegan Makes. Maegan McNulty is originally from a small Connecticut town, but has called Boston, MA her home for the past 10 years. All of her designs are hand drawn and lettered by Maegan in her minimalistic, yet playful style. Keep reading to get the inside scoop!

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Retain Your Clients With a ‘We Miss Your Business’ Letter

‘We miss your business’ letters should be part of every customer retention strategy. Acquiring customers is no small task – one that your company has likely invested a great deal of resources into developing. And according to the Harvard Business Review “acquiring a new customer is anywhere from five to 25 times more expensive than retaining an existing one.” So when existing clients are no longer using your services or buying your products it’s an equally important task to find out why that is and continue to work on customer retention. 

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Thinking of You Messages: What to Write in a Thinking of You Card

Thinking of you messages come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. If you’re wondering “what can I say instead of thinking of you,” wonder no more. We’ve got a whole bunch of ways you can express this sentiment so don’t fret. Whether you’re sending an email, composing a text, or better yet sending a thoughtful ‘thinking of you’ card, you’ll be able to draw inspiration from this list of sample messages. There are a number of reasons why you’d want to reach out with a thinking of you message, whether it’s simply because you haven’t been in touch with someone or in response to an unfortunate situation. Whatever the cause, we’ve got plenty of options for you to use and get inspired by. 

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What to Write in a Mother’s Day Card

Mother’s Day card messages may seem daunting especially if you’re not used to composing short heartfelt snippets – Twitter isn’t exactly the best source for expressing love. With that said, there’s nothing to worry about because we’ve got you covered with everything you’ll need to write the most delightful, loving, and dare-we-say whimsical Mother’s Day card messages of all time. To be honest, there’s a real simple ingredient to making this happen and so long as you have that one thing you’ll be good to go… Sincerity. Yup. Just be sincere when writing your Mother’s Day card messages and your card will be everything it needs to be and more. If that doesn’t exactly pave the way for you to get the job done, don’t worry because we’ve outlined in great detail what being sincere in your Mother’s Day card message looks like in practical terms.

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15 Welcome to the Neighborhood Cards For Your New Neighbors

Welcoming new neighbors to your neighborhood is a small, but mighty gesture. There are a number of ways to make your neighbors feel welcome and sending them welcome to the neighborhood cards is one of the simplest ones. Moving into a new home and neighborhood is a big deal and as most of us already know, a very stressful endeavor. Having your new neighbors welcome you into the area can make the whole process a little easier. And isn’t that what neighbors are for?

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20 Questions with Laura Bercovich

This month we took some time to chat with another one of our amazing artists: Laura Bercovich is a graphic designer and illustrator from Scottsdale, Arizona. She loves creating modern cheerful art, beautiful custom invitations, and greeting cards with clever designs and playful puns.

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What to write in a birthday card: The Ultimate Guide

Having trouble figuring out what to write in a birthday card? You’ve come to the right place. Given the number of birthday cards we send and create every year, we’ve come to think of ourselves as birthday card experts. Writing masterful birthday wishes requires nothing less than a good heart and a steady hand. Just kidding – it requires very little. Here, we’ve broken down everything from general sample birthday wishes you can include in just about anyone’s birthday card to examples for different relationships you may have in your life. You can browse at your leisure – gaining insight into the whimsical world of birthday card messages or simply use the table of contents to navigate your way to the section that fits your needs. Go ahead, keep reading to find out exactly what to write in a birthday card.

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20 Questions with Ashkahn

Another month, another interview with one of Postable’s incredible artists. ASHKAHN (pronounced ash-con) is the multidisciplinary studio & company of stationery prince, artist to the stars and all around bon vivant, Ashkahn Shahparnia. Ashkahn lives and works in Los Angeles, CA. Some of his interests include: bananas, the movie Amadeus, tequila, vintage cars, Charles Bukowski, Melissah, the color pink, Phil Collins and LOLing to name a few.

Ashkahn has been featured in Interview Magazine, Paper Magazine,The New York Times & Taschen to name a few. In 2011 he was nominated by Print Magazine’s prestigious Top 20 Under 30. Ashkahn also has a line of greeting cards and stationery that is sold in more than 300+ stores worldwide.

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How to Write Real Estate Thank You Notes

What to say in a real estate thank you note isn’t necessarily common knowledge. And though you’ve written plenty of thank you notes in your life (we hope), there’s a chance you’ve found yourself feeling a little flustered this time. Experience in the real estate business is key to mastering this niche skill. Perhaps you’re just starting out; or you want a refresher; or you’re in need of an inspirational boost. Whatever the case may be, we’re here to help you write a great real estate thank you note. We’ve asked those working in the real estate industry for their advice on writing just about every type of real estate thank you note you would need in this business. Below you’ll find example templates you can use for yourself (though do take the time to tweak them into your own) as well as general strategic tips to help make you a pro.

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