Ethics and manners are some of the things that often lost in business relationship, especially in the era where digital world has taken it's place. Compliment slips might be your answer.
When was the last time that you received a letter in the mail? There’s a high chance that most of them are packages from online shop, not a ‘proper’ hand written note. Amongst the continuous ‘attack’ from impersonal emails, status updates, tweets and Instagram photos, a personal touch like a handwritten letter may really stop you in tracks and appreciate the effort of the sender.
Social media has taught us to skim read any sentences and indirectly teaches us to not properly read any paragraph. From a business perspective, if you really want a client or potential customer to pay attention, send them with compliments slip.
What is a compliment slip?
Compliment slip is simply a piece of paper which is designed in your brand theme and contains the same information as your letterhead or business card. The piece of paper contains or finished by ‘with compliments’ which is followed by your hands written note.
What do I use a compliment slip for?
Traditionally, compliment slips are generally enclosed with documents, products, catalogs when either requested or purchased by a consumer client. They are also the great tools to maintain the relationship with clients or customers. Compliment slips leave a personal touch with the consumer or client by creating more human interaction. By doing so, you can help build brand loyalty by showing your genuine side.
What should I write on compliment slips?
This is the part where you’re getting creative, there are no strict rules here but normally you would avoid write long essay or a hard sentence. It’s best to writer personalized note to either say thank you or to send a quick message. Just remember to keep it short and sweet.
How big are compliment slips?
there is no limitation for sizes in compliment slips, it is based on what are you prefer. They can range from a business card to A4 size, but generally a standard size is 210mm X 99m. the recommendation is because it fits inside an envelope without having to be folded.
With all these facts above, it should be enough for you to start consider using compliment slip as a support system for your main promotional campaign. Once you created the design, you can contact Quickprint Indonesia to implement the ideas.