Comedic Self-Promotion

Entrepreneurs turn to humorous credentials to express personal traits

Implications - Making an impression within the employment industry is becoming increasingly difficult, prompting entrepreneurs to look beyond standard methods of promotion. Infusing humorous elements into business cards allow individuals to showcase their personality as well as their imaginative capacities, forcing employers to take notice. This illustrates a turn toward more expressive advertising, allowing for more creative inputs.
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Warm 14,599 Clicks Pub: Jul 2, 13
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Average 5,851 Clicks Pub: Jun 5, 13
Masculinity Affirming Business Cards
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Mild 2,759 Clicks Pub: Dec 2, 13
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Mild 5,454 Clicks Pub: Sep 2, 13
Lyrical Rap Business Cards
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Average 636 Clicks Pub: May 16, 13
Cheese Grating Company Credentials
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Musical Business Cards - The Business Cards by Katharina Hölz Can Be Used to Play Music
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Mild 495 Clicks Pub: May 29, 13
Musical Business Cards
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