Author Archives: Jeff Miller

Marketing Retirement Planning To Younger Clients

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We’ve noticed a cool trend over the last 12 to 18 months. Lots of financial professionals are turning to eco-friendly, recycled materials for marketing retirement planning services to younger clients. According to this article from, half of young consumers say they’re more likely to buy a product described as “sustainable.”: Young consumers are using […]

What Does Warren Buffett Think About GameStop?

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This article was inspired by the question “What does Warren Buffett think about GameStop”. This is my effort to view recent events through the lens of Warren Buffet’s mind. I don’t know Buffett personally (although I’ve met and chatted with him a few times at social functions here and there), but I have been an […]

Straight Arrow News Comes to Omaha

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In an exciting local development, the Omaha World Herald is reporting that Joe Ricketts is launching Straight Arrow News. “Billionaire businessman and philanthropist Joe Ricketts is preparing another venture into the news business, and he’s chosen Omaha as his launching pad.” The article goes on to describe Ricketts’ view on today’s news coverage. He believes […]

What Are The Most Durable 3 Ring Binders?

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Customers frequently ask us what are the most durable 3 ring binders. At SpeedBinder, we sell custom binders in every style and size, so this is something we know a fair amount about. The direct answer to the question “What are the most durable 3 ring binders?” is simple: Poly. Our custom printed poly binders […]

Creating Package Files In Adobe Illustrator

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How to use the Adobe Illustrator Package function for sending your custom binder artwork to SpeedBinder. Actually, this will work any time you need to send someone an Illustrator file. But we do custom binders, so that’s what we’ll talk about here. Step 1: Select “File->Package” from the Illustrator menu Step 2: Specify your desired […]

How To Select The Right Presentation Binder

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You’ve worked hard to prepare that killer proposal or RFP Response for that important client. Now what? What can you do to ensure that your proposal gets put on the top of the stack, and gets the attention it deserves? The answer is to select the right presentation binder! Custom Or Standard Presentation Binders? The […]