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Old 01-13-2014, 10:43 PM   #61
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Those pencils suck. They don't sharpen worth a crap, the magnet is bogus and the level is a joke. Half the time they break at the level vial.
Bullshi8. If you want to waste your time and money with stabila levels, that's on you. These pencils are a game changer.
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Old 01-13-2014, 10:47 PM   #62
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Sometimes I think you must be playing a character or something. I mean no one can possibly naysay as much as you do.
Oh the can of worms you've opened now!
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The fact remains that those pencils suck. Regardless of anyone's personal feelings towards me. Take it for what it's worth, it's not going to bother me one way or another.

Heck, I will mail the last four I have to anyone that wants to find out for themselves. And for the price, thank God someone gave them to me. You can pick up a dozen real pencils for the price of one of those.
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my wish is to create a billboard similar to this for my construction business. any suggestions?

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my wish is to create a billboard similar to this for my construction business. any suggestions?
Shouldn't be too difficult. Take the photo to your local billboard company. That's part of what they're getting paid for.
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A locksmith friend of mine never leaves a commercial building without putting his company sticker over the one that's there. Door breaks, who do they call?

He and his competitors have been "outstickering" one another for years.
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A locksmith friend of mine never leaves a commercial building without putting his company sticker over the one that's there. Door breaks, who do they call?

He and his competitors have been "outstickering" one another for years.
Now, I'm not saying I'm an entirely ethical person, but I'd hesitate to cover someone else's work with mine. Advertising next to it, sure, but I wouldn't want to completely block them out.

On another note, can stickering in general be seen as a sort of graffiti or vandalism? I know many janitorial folk who despise sticker residue.
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Yeah, I thought it kind of sleazy myself. But I also thought it fit in the "Clever Advertising Thread".
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Clever, sleazy, they all go hand-in-hand sometimes.
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Funnily enough, the business closed their doors about the time the last of the kids graduated high school. I wonder how much therapy they ended up needing.
You never know. They might have dug on it!
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There was a radio ad last summer from a Heating ?Ac company- "Your wife is so hot...cool her off with *** Air conditioning service"
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I remember hearing about there business cards that look like money until you pick them up and unfold them. Personally I would be a bit disappointed, but hey it's creative. I meant to get someone to stop and pick a card up off the ground.

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I received these pencils from a company I work with...a carpenters pencil with a magnet and a level built into it. Every time I open my glove box I am reminded of the company..great value marketing if you ask me.

I hang doors and set cabinets with these pencils exclusively now.

They may be very good for B2B subs to generals and such.

Seriously?????? Your cred level just took a nose dive
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They may be very good for B2B subs to generals and such.

Seriously?????? Your cred level just took a nose dive
haha! You should build a sense of humor wax..I can sketch you up the plans if you like.
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EDDM or every door direect mail is a new usps program that significantly reduces the cost of direct mail to around $0.14 per household. You have the ability to pick zones. Seems to work well.

Also have a friend who ownes a City Publications franchise. If they had one in my town I would use them. He has great retention of his clients. They only mail the full color book of ads to homes with income over $100k. Cost is around $0.06 per house.

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