Announcement cards are sent for many special occasions: births, weddings, retirements, graduations, and other life transitions and celebrations. Of course, these aren't the only uses for announcement cards. In fact, just about any notable event is good cause to send announcement cards. The following represent some awesome atypical uses for announcement cards. Take advantage of unique opportunities to make announcements, and your element of surprise will make your news more noteworthy and memorable to all of your recipients.
Business milestone announcement cards
If you run a business, it's a good idea to send cards announcing major milestones to investors, customers and even potential customers. In this arena, announcement cards can elevate your brand worth, increase credibility, and build customer relationships and loyalty. Potential business milestones include a number of customers served, a sales figure or volume achieved, a new service offering, a new employee hire or promotion, an extended service area, and just about anything else that helps position you as the best of the best in your industry.
New dog announcement cards
Just about every excited parent announces the births of their children, but why not also announce when the kids (or adults) get a new dog? In many families dogs are just as much a part of the family as the humans they are loyal to, and so it makes sense that you might want to share the joy of your new puppy with your friends and family. The same goes for cats, birds, snakes, iguanas, tarantulas - anything you keep as a pet!
Mortgage payoff announcement cards
It's no secret that the biggest single expense modern individuals and families face is that of the home mortgage. When you finally get it paid off, you can share the fruits of your labor with friends and family. You don't have to be boastful or reveal your financial situation, but celebrating a mortgage payoff is a big thing for most families that have worked hard to achieve this goal.
Weight loss announcement cards
Obesity is a major concern in these United States, and it's so easy to pack on a few pounds here and there - and, it adds up throughout the years. So when modern Americans commit to a diet and exercise program to shed the tonnage it is a big deal, especially when the results are outstanding. Did you go from a size 10 to a size four? There's nothing wrong with sharing your joy with the rest of the world via announcement cards. Best of all, you'll probably get plenty of inquiries from friends and family members who want to know your secret to weight loss, so you can help others lose weight, too!
As you've seen, you can get incredibly creative with announcement cards and have a lot of fun at the same time. For best results, have your announcement cards printed on premium papers using professional-grade inks. Not only will your announcement cards look great, they'll last a long time so you can commemorate your event by placing your announcement cards in photo frames, albums and scrapbooks.