Combined Index of Articles (1975-Present)
Topics Alphabetical by "B"

B.F. Plastics

B.F. Plastics -- B.F. Plastics 50 Years - Feb. 03 p. 42

Baby Gifts

marketing -- Engravable Baby Gifts - Feb. 95 p. 28
marketing -- Walking Into The Baby Market - May/Jun 88 p. 20
what's available -- Engravable Baby Gifts - Feb. 95 p. 28
what's available -- Personalized Gifts For Children - Sep. 99 p. 22
what's available -- Walking Into The Baby Market - May/Jun 88 p. 20
wording on -- Jewelry/Gift Eng #3 Dates,Names,Msg - Apr. 04 p. 62

Baby Gifts, Etiquette

Jewelry/Gift Etiquette III -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette III - Nov/Dec 82 p. 18

Badge Findings

applying -- ABCs Of Attaching Badge Findings - Aug. 01 p. 22
applying -- Attaching Badge Findings - Dec. 94 p. 19
applying -- Badge Findings - Mar. 93 p. 30
applying -- BtoB: ABC's Badge Findings Pt. 2 - Dec. 04 p. 124
applying -- BtoB: ABC's of Badge Findings Pt. 1 - Nov. 04 p. 55
applying -- BtoB: Attaching Badge Findings Pt.1 - Feb. 14 p. 15
applying -- BtoB: Attaching Badge Findings Pt.2 - Mar. 14 p. 30
Attaching -- ABCs Of Attaching Badge Findings - Aug. 01 p. 22
attaching -- Badge Findings - Mar. 93 p. 30
attaching -- Selecting Badge Findings - Jan. 01 p. 32
attachment methods -- BtoB: Attaching Badge Findings Pt.1 - Feb. 14 p. 15
heat fusing -- Heat Fusing Pins - May/Jun 86 p. 11
jigs for applying -- BtoB: Attaching Badge Findings Pt.2 - Mar. 14 p. 30
magnetic -- Magnetic Badge Findings - Aug. 95 p. 10
solvent welding -- Attaching Badge Findings - Dec. 94 p. 19
solvent welding -- Chemical Fusion Badge Components - Mar/Apr 77 p. 12
solvent welding -- Solvent Welding Techniques - May/Jun 87 p. 18
types -- ABCs Of Attaching Badge Findings - Aug. 01 p. 22
types -- Badge Findings - Mar. 93 p. 30
types -- Badge Findings/Suppliers - Sep/Oct 84 p. 18
types -- BtoB: Attaching Badge Findings Pt.1 - Feb. 14 p. 15
types -- BtoB: Badge Findings - Sep. 13 p. 23
types -- Holding Badges - May/Jun 84 p. 16
types -- Selecting Badge Findings - Jan. 01 p. 32
types of -- BtoB: ABC's Badge Findings Pt. 2 - Dec. 04 p. 124
types of -- BtoB: ABC's of Badge Findings Pt. 1 - Nov. 04 p. 55

Badges

Adding Color -- Add a Splash of Color - Jun. 08 p. 10
Adding Logos -- B to B: Sizing Up Your Badges - Jul. 06 p. 48
Adding Spot Color w/Sublimation -- Spot Color Sinage Sublimation - Oct. 02 p. 58
Attaching Badge Findings -- ABCs Of Attaching Badge Findings - Aug. 01 p. 22
Badge Layout -- B to B: Sizing Up Your Badges - Jul. 06 p. 48
digital thermal printing -- Direct Color Systems' Millennium - Nov. 99 p. 26
digital thermal printing -- Direct Color Systems' The Badger - Jul. 97 p. 16
direct print -- Name Badges: Still Big Business - Oct. 15 p. 7
Doming -- BtoB:Epoxy Doming - Oct. 02 p. 32
engraved -- Name Badges: Still Big Business - Oct. 15 p. 7
epoxy doming -- BtoB: Epoxy Doming on Badges - Sep. 10 p. 36
epoxy doming -- BtoB:Epoxy Doming On Badges - Sep. 97 p. 20
findings -- see Badge Findings
frame style -- Badge Frames - Jun. 99 p. 12
holding techniques for -- Breaking In A Plastics Engraver IV - Jul/Aug 79 p. 16
holding techniques for -- Holding Badges - May/Jun 84 p. 16
hot stamped -- Name Badges: Still Big Business - Oct. 15 p. 7
hot stamping -- Hot Stamping Badges - May/Jun 94 p. 8
ID Badges -- Selling Security: Security Badges - Jun. 02 p. 55
ID badges -- The Photo ID Megatrend - Apr. 00 p. 20
keeping master badge for orders -- Tips From Pros May/June 1991 - May/Jun 91 p. 23
laser tips -- Badge Making with a Laser - Jan. 05 p. 58
marketing -- Badges: More Than Identification - Nov. 92 p. 18
marketing -- Custom Badges That Sell - Nov. 94 p. 14
marketing -- Pinning Down The Badge Market - Sep/Oct 91 p. 32
marketing -- Ribbons & Badges - Mar/Apr 90 p. 24
marketing -- The Photo ID Megatrend - Apr. 00 p. 20
Marking Methods -- Identify Yourself in the Badge Mkt - Nov. 03 p. 10
materials/substrates -- Badge Making with a Laser - Jan. 05 p. 58
mounting on plaques -- Mounting Police/Firefighter Badges - Feb. 16 p. 33
multicolor -- Direct Color Systems' The Badger - Jul. 97 p. 16
multicolor badge-making tip -- Tips From Pros May 1998 - May 98 p. 21
niche markets -- Sign, ID & Personalization Markets - Sep. 13 p. 7
pricing -- Plastic Badge Survey Results - May/Jun 90 p. 32
printing equipment -- An Extra $20 in Every Sale? - Apr. 17 p. 6
profiling -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76 p. 20
profiling -- Profiling Badges - Nov/Dec 75 p. 25
profiling -- Profiling Badges - Nov/Dec 88 p. 16
profiling -- Profiling Badges & Design Software - Jun. 96 p. 16
Profiling -- Rotary Engraving Applications - Apr. 10 p. 27
profiling -- Tips For Profiling Badges - Sep. 99 p. 14
rhinestone -- Glittering Badges - Apr. 02 p. 36
sales tips -- Badges: More Than Identification - Nov. 92 p. 18
sales tips -- Selling Distinctive Badges - Mar. 96 p. 10
sales tips -- Selling More Badges - Nov/Dec 86 p. 11
sales tips -- The Photo ID Megatrend - Apr. 00 p. 20
screen printing on -- Customized Badges - Jul/Aug 77 p. 6
see Badges, Chemical Fusion Of Components
see Hot Stamping
see Screen Printing
self-assembly badge system -- Name Badges: Still Big Business - Oct. 15 p. 7
selling with logos -- Logos Sell More Badges - May/Jun 85 p. 20
Sizing -- B to B: Sizing Up Your Badges - Jul. 06 p. 48
ski -- Engraving Skis - Nov/Dec 77 p. 38
slip-on pocket -- Thermo-Bending Slip-On Badges - Nov/Dec 77 p. 14
software & layout -- Badge Making with a Laser - Jan. 05 p. 58
step-by-step -- Badge Making with a Laser - Jan. 05 p. 58
sublimated -- Name Badges: Still Big Business - Oct. 15 p. 7
thermobending -- Thermo-Bending Slip-On Badges - Nov/Dec 77 p. 14
trends in -- Pinning Down The Badge Market - Sep/Oct 91 p. 32
trends in -- The Photo ID Megatrend - Apr. 00 p. 20
types of -- Custom Badges That Sell - Nov. 94 p. 14
types of -- Selling More Badges - Nov/Dec 86 p. 11
who is buying -- Badges: Who Is Buying - Sep/Oct 75 p. 8
who is buying -- The Photo ID Megatrend - Apr. 00 p. 20
window badges -- A Look At Window Badges - Nov/Dec 91 p. 30
with photos -- The Photo ID Megatrend - Apr. 00 p. 20
with rhinestones -- see Rhinestone Badges
with ribbons -- Ribbons & Badges - Mar/Apr 90 p. 24
with ribbons -- see Ribbons & Rosettes

Badges With Logos

Badge Layout -- B to B: Sizing Up Your Badges - Jul. 06 p. 48
designing -- Designing Badges With Logos - Mar/Apr 87 p. 18
laser tips -- Badge Making with a Laser - Jan. 05 p. 58
materials & substrates -- Badge Making with a Laser - Jan. 05 p. 58
methods for making -- Badge Logo Methods - Sep/Oct 89 p. 30
see Badges, Highly Customized
see Badges, Selecting Proper Size
software & layout -- Badge Making with a Laser - Jan. 05 p. 58
step-by-step -- Badge Making with a Laser - Jan. 05 p. 58
trends in -- The Photo ID Megatrend - Apr. 00 p. 20

Badges, CB

see Citizen's Band Radio Field, badges for

Badges, Chemical Fusion Of Components

fasteners for -- Chemical Fusion Badge Components - Mar/Apr 77 p. 12
methylene chloride -- Chemical Fusion Badge Components - Mar/Apr 77 p. 12
solvent welding -- Attaching Badge Findings - Dec. 94 p. 19

Badges, Highly Customized

designing -- Selling Distinctive Badges - Mar. 96 p. 10
designing with logos -- Designing Badges With Logos - Mar/Apr 87 p. 18
digital thermal printing -- Direct Color Systems' The Badger - Jul. 97 p. 16
engraved -- Badge Logo Methods - Sep/Oct 89 p. 30
engraved with logos -- Customized Badges - Jul/Aug 77 p. 6
hot stamped -- Badge Logo Methods - Sep/Oct 89 p. 30
hot stamped -- Customized Badges - Jul/Aug 77 p. 6
injection-molded -- Customized Badges - Jul/Aug 77 p. 6
making with logos -- Badge Logo Methods - Sep/Oct 89 p. 30
market for -- Customized Badges - Jul/Aug 77 p. 6
marketing -- Custom Badges That Sell - Nov. 94 p. 14
marketing -- Selling Distinctive Badges - Mar. 96 p. 10
Marking Methods -- Identify Yourself in the Badge Mkt - Nov. 03 p. 10
multicolor -- Direct Color Systems' The Badger - Jul. 97 p. 16
pad printed -- Badge Logo Methods - Sep/Oct 89 p. 30
screen printed -- Badge Logo Methods - Sep/Oct 89 p. 30
screen printed -- Customized Badges - Jul/Aug 77 p. 6
selling with logos -- Logos Sell More Badges - May/Jun 85 p. 20
types of -- Custom Badges That Sell - Nov. 94 p. 14
types of -- Selling Security: Security Badges - Jun. 02 p. 55
unengraved -- Customized Badges - Jul/Aug 77 p. 6

Badges, Metal

color filling -- Metal Badges: A Re-Examination - Oct. 92 p. 22
cutter breakage -- Metal Badges - Nov/Dec 83 p. 24
engraving -- Metal Badges: A Re-Examination - Oct. 92 p. 22
engraving problems -- Metal Badges: A Re-Examination - Oct. 92 p. 22
lacquer scratching -- Metal Badges - Nov/Dec 83 p. 24
lacquering -- Metal Badges - Nov/Dec 83 p. 24
Scotch-Brite wheel -- Metal Badges - Nov/Dec 83 p. 24

Badges, Selecting Proper Size

badge height -- Badges: Selecting Size - Jan/Feb 78 p. 32
badge length -- Badges: Selecting Size - Jan/Feb 78 p. 32
badge sizes -- Sizing Up Your Badges - Apr. 96 p. 20
letter sizes -- Badges: Selecting Size - Jan/Feb 78 p. 32
letter sizes -- Sizing Up Your Badges - Apr. 96 p. 20
logos -- Badges: Selecting Size - Jan/Feb 78 p. 32
logos -- Designing Badges With Logos - Mar/Apr 87 p. 18
logos -- Sizing Up Your Badges - Apr. 96 p. 20
oversize badges -- Badges: Selecting Size - Jan/Feb 78 p. 32

Bakelite

see Phenolic

Balance In Signs

see Acrylic-Letter Signage, balance
see Signage, Contemporary, balance in

Ball Holders

marketing -- Score One For Ball Holders - Mar. 97 p. 23
what's available -- Score One For Ball Holders - Mar. 97 p. 23

Ballnose Cutters

Engraving Cutters -- Engraving Cutters - Jul/Aug 92 p. 22

Bangle Bracelets

attachment for engraving -- Bangle Bracelet Engraving - Nov/Dec 75 p. 19
holding & engraving -- Bangle Bracelet Engraving - Nov/Dec 75 p. 19
holding & engraving -- Engraving Bangle Bracelets - Apr. 95 p. 16

Banking

Banking 101 -- Banking 101 - Jun. 02 p. 62
finding a bank -- Is it Time to Find a New Bank? - Dec. 12 p. 25
Finding A Bank You Can Bank On -- Finding A Bank You Can Bank On - Apr. 99 p. 14
Loans Available -- A Loan At Last - Nov. 02 p. 53
Online -- Your Money: Online Banking - Jun. 08 p. 35

Bankruptcy, Avoiding

new business -- Avoiding New Business Failure - Jan. 00 p. 12
sales plateaus -- Avoiding Bankruptcy - Sep/Oct 85 p. 18
second store -- Avoiding Bankruptcy - Sep/Oct 85 p. 18
second store -- Opening A Second Store? - May 97 p. 30
tips for -- How To Avoid Bankruptcy - May 01 p. 30
tips for -- Legal Advisor: Bankruptcy Basics - Dec. 10 p. 93
wholesaling -- Avoiding Bankruptcy - Sep/Oct 85 p. 18

Banks

etiquette -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette III - Nov/Dec 82 p. 18
holding & engraving -- Engraving Banks - Jul. 97 p. 10
positioning engraving -- Jewelry/Gift Eng #4 Pos, Or, Letter - May 04 p. 65
positioning engraving -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette IV - Jan/Feb 83 p. 20
see Piggy Banks
wording on -- Jewelry/Gift Eng #3 Dates,Names,Msg - Apr. 04 p. 62

Banners

ceremonial -- Celebrating Ceremonies - Sep. 99 p. 20

Banners, Sign

making -- Say It With Banners - Nov. 92 p. 22
marketing -- Say It With Banners - Nov. 92 p. 22

Baptism

messages -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette X - Mar/Apr 84 p. 24

Bar Mitzvah/Bas Mitzvah

messages -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette X - Mar/Apr 84 p. 24

Bar Pin

see Medals, Award, accessories for

Barcodes

creating in CorelDRAW -- CorelDRAW: Working with Barcodes - Aug. 15 p. 27
Laser Engraving -- Lasers & Applications: Part 1 - Jan. 09 p. 10
Software -- UID-A New Market is Opening Up P. 1 - May 05 p. 32

Barhill Corporation Plant Tour

Barhill Corporation -- Barhill Corporation - Mar/Apr 79 p. 8

Barone, Guy

Behind the Scenes With Guy Barone -- Behind the Scenes With Guy Barone - Jul. 15 p. 24

Baseball Bat

holding & engraving -- Engraving A Baseball Bat - Sep. 98 p. 12

Basketball Charms

see Charms, Football & Basketball

Bearings, Spindle

checking -- Shaky Pantograph I - Jul/Aug 85 p. 18

Bell Company, Inc.

Bell Company -- Bell Company - Jan. 97 p. 28

Bell, Sid

Sid Bell Originals -- Sid Bell Originals - Jan/Feb 86 p. 28

Bellerby, Donald

Oct. 12 p. 46

Bells

as awards -- Bells As Engravables - Sep/Oct 78 p. 6
as gifts -- Bells As Engravables - Sep/Oct 78 p. 6
Engraving U.S. Navy Ship Bells -- Engraving U.S. Navy Ship Bells - Oct. 07 p. 20
holding & engraving -- Engraving Bells - Nov. 97 p. 30
holding -- Bells As Engravables - Sep/Oct 78 p. 6
holding -- Jewelry Holding IV - Sep/Oct 83 p. 24
problems in engraving -- Bells As Engravables - Sep/Oct 78 p. 6
tea -- Jewelry Holding V - May/Jun 84 p. 24

Belt Buckles

Mar/Apr 78 p. 65
arc engraving on -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
color filling -- Engraving Belt Buckles - Jan/Feb 78 p. 38
color filling -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
diagonal engraving on -- Engraving Belt Buckles - Jan/Feb 78 p. 38
diagonal engraving on -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
diamond engraving on -- Engraving Belt Buckles - Jan/Feb 78 p. 38
diamond engraving on -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
etiquette of engraving -- Engraving Belt Buckles - Jan/Feb 78 p. 38
holding -- Circular Engraving/Easier - Jan/Feb 82 p. 20
holding -- Engraving Belt Buckles - Jan/Feb 78 p. 38
holding -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
horizontal engraving on -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
marketing -- Belt Buckles - May 95 p. 24
oxidizing -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
rotary engraving on -- Engraving Belt Buckles - Jan/Feb 78 p. 38
rotary engraving on -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
see Circular Engraving
slanted engraving on -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
typestyles for -- Tips For Engraving Belt Buckles - Jul/Aug 91 p. 18
what's available -- Belt Buckles - May 95 p. 24

Bending Plastic

see Acrylic, strip heating & bending
see Slip-On Pocket Badges, Thermobending
signs -- see Thermobending Signs

Berlant, George

Dec. 97 p. 82

Beveling

Sep/Oct 78 p. 20
after scoring plastics -- Scoring Plastics - May/Jun 76 p. 8
aid for -- Tips From Pros Jan/Feb 1989 - Jan/Feb 89 p. 20
cutter for -- Beveling Equipment - Jan/Feb 85 p. 20
cutter for -- Beveling Signs & Nameplates - May/Jun 76 p. 34
cutter for -- Engraving Cutters - Jul/Aug 92 p. 22
Cutting -- B to B: Better Beveling - Sep. 06 p. 20
discs -- Beveling Signs & Nameplates - May/Jun 76 p. 34
Edge Options -- B to B: Better Beveling - Sep. 06 p. 20
equipment -- A Well-Equipped Shop in 2014 - Oct. 14 p. 27
Equipment -- B to B: Better Beveling - Sep. 06 p. 20
equipment -- Better Beveling - Jan. 94 p. 15
equipment -- Beveling Equipment - Jan/Feb 85 p. 20
equipment -- BtoB: Better Beveling - May 15 p. 17
equipment -- Fabricating Equipment - Jun. 98 p. 22
equipment -- My Favorite Shop Tools - Nov. 12 p. 24
in multiples -- Tips For Increasing Production - Aug. 95 p. 19
irregular shapes -- Beveling Signs & Nameplates - May/Jun 76 p. 34
metal plates -- Beveling Signs & Nameplates - May/Jun 76 p. 34
plastics -- Scoring Plastics - May/Jun 76 p. 8
signs & nameplates -- Beveling Signs & Nameplates - May/Jun 76 p. 34
small plates -- Tips From Pros Jul/Aug 1987 - Jul/Aug 87 p. 34
small plates -- Tips From Pros June 1996 - Jun. 96 p. 29
techniques -- B to B: Better Beveling - Sep. 06 p. 20
techniques -- Better Beveling - Jan. 94 p. 15
techniques -- BtoB: Better Beveling - May 15 p. 17
vacuum chip removal -- Tips From Pros May 1998 - May 98 p. 21
while sawing -- Straight Answers - Nov/Dec 79 p. 28
with de-burring tool -- Tips From Pros June 1996 - Jun. 96 p. 29
with drill press -- Drill Press As A Material Beveler - Mar/Apr 88 p. 26
with drill press -- Tips From Pros Jul/Aug 1992 - Jul/Aug 92 p. 34

Bicycle Tag

Sweet Engravable View -- Sweet Engravable View - Nov/Dec 83 p. 20

Black Dye

Acrylic -- 10 Ways to Jazz Up Acrylic - May 10 p. 9

Blackening Letters

see Oxidizing Letters

Blue Ridge Mountain Woodcrafts

Blue Ridge Mountain Woodcrafts -- Blue Ridge Mountain Woodcrafts - Nov/Dec 84 p. 18

Blueprints

For Engraving -- BtoB: Reading Shop Drawings: Part 1 - Nov. 09 p. 18
For Engraving -- BtoB: Reading Shop Drawings: Part 2 - Feb. 10 p. 30
reading -- Blueprint Reading I - Jan/Feb 86 p. 14
reading -- Blueprint Reading II - Mar/Apr 86 p. 11
Reading -- BtoB: Reading Shop Drawings: Part 1 - Nov. 09 p. 18
Reading -- BtoB: Reading Shop Drawings: Part 2 - Feb. 10 p. 30
reading -- Reading Blueprints Part One - Mar. 01 p. 20
reading -- Reading Blueprints Part Two - Apr. 01 p. 28

Bock's Trophies

Hal Bock -- Hal Bock - Nov/Dec 80 p. 14

Bonham, Hank

Hank Bonham, Firearms Engraver -- Hank Bonham, Firearms Engraver - May/Jun 84 p. 28

Book Plaques, Laying Out

margins in -- Layout/Book Plaques - Nov/Dec 78 p. 16
the five W's in -- Layout/Book Plaques - Nov/Dec 78 p. 16

Bookmark

engravable -- Salable Engravables/1984 - Jan/Feb 84 p. 16

Border Cutting

see Beveling

Border Designs On Scroll Plaques

Layout/Scroll Plaques -- Layout/Scroll Plaques - Jan/Feb 78 p. 42

Borg-Warner Trophy (Indianapolis 500 Award)

Borg-Warner Trophy -- Borg-Warner Trophy - May/Jun 77 p. 30
Borg-Warner Trophy -- Borg-Warner Trophy - Aug. 15 p. 36
History Of Awards Part 2 -- History Of Awards Part 2 - Nov. 98 p. 29

Bow Pin

see Medals, Award

Bowling Balls, Engraving

color filling -- Engraving Bowling Balls - Jul/Aug 77 p. 18
machine for -- Engraving Bowling Balls - Jul/Aug 77 p. 18

Bowls

holding -- Jewelry Holding IV - Sep/Oct 83 p. 24
Positioning Engraving -- Jewelry/Gift Eng #4 Pos, Or, Letter - May 04 p. 65
positioning engraving -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette IV - Jan/Feb 83 p. 20
see Round Objects

Boxes

gift -- Presentation & Gift Boxes - Jan. 96 p. 14
presentation -- Presentation & Gift Boxes - Jan. 96 p. 14

Bracelets

as bridal gifts -- Wedding Party Gifts - May/Jun 76 p. 14
bangle -- see Bangle Bracelets
holding -- Jewelry Holding I - Mar/Apr 83 p. 26
identification -- Breaking In A Jewelry Engraver - May/Jun 76 p. 15
identification -- see Identification Bracelets
Positioning Engraving -- Jewelry/Gift Eng #4 Pos, Or, Letter - May 04 p. 65
positioning engraving -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette IV - Jan/Feb 83 p. 20
wording on -- Gift Messages V: Bracelets - Jan. 95 p. 22

Bracelets, Cuff (Slip-On)

holding -- Jewelry Holding I - Mar/Apr 83 p. 26
holding -- Slip-On Cuff Bracelets - May/Jun 77 p. 6
wording on -- Gift Messages V: Bracelets - Jan. 95 p. 22
workholder for -- Slip-On Cuff Bracelets - May/Jun 77 p. 6

Bradbury, Brad & Helen

O.H. & Helen Bradbury -- O.H. & Helen Bradbury - Jul/Aug 77 p. 24

Braden, Max

Nov. 94 p. 83

Braille

accessories -- Rotary Engraving Accessories - Mar. 11 p. 8
cast metal -- Creating Braille for ADA Signs - Jul. 17 p. 8
Character Forms -- ADA Signage: Get it & Make it Right - Mar. 05 p. 38
Compliance -- ADA Signage: Get it & Make it Right - Mar. 05 p. 38
cutter for -- Engraving Cutters - Jul/Aug 92 p. 22
embossing -- Braille Alternatives - Dec. 93 p. 10
engraving -- New Hermes' RLS System - May/Jun 92 p. 23
Engraving Materials -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06 p. 13
engraving with computer -- Braille Alternatives - Dec. 93 p. 10
engraving with RLS system -- Tips From Pros Jul/Aug 1992 - Jul/Aug 92 p. 34
Grade 2 Braille -- Braille Translation Software - Mar/Apr 92 p. 24
laser engraving -- Creating Braille for ADA Signs - Jul. 17 p. 8
Lasered -- Dale Gets Creative with ADA Signage - Feb. 08 p. 35
Line spacing -- ADA Signage: Get it & Make it Right - Mar. 05 p. 38
photopolymer -- Creating Braille for ADA Signs - Jul. 17 p. 8
photopolymers -- Braille Alternatives - Dec. 93 p. 10
Pictograms -- ADA Signage: Get it & Make it Right - Mar. 05 p. 38
Purpose -- ADA Signage: Get it & Make it Right - Mar. 05 p. 38
Raster Method -- An ADA Update - Apr. 01 p. 14
Raster method -- Creating Braille for ADA Signs - Jul. 17 p. 8
Raster method -- Raster Method, Braille Signage - May 02 p. 10
Raster method -- The In's & Out's of Braille - Oct. 10 p. 23
rotary engraving -- Creating Braille for ADA Signs - Jul. 17 p. 8
routed out -- The In's & Out's of Braille - Oct. 10 p. 23
stick-on -- Making ADA Signs - Jan. 93 p. 14
sublimation -- Creating Braille for ADA Signs - Jul. 17 p. 8
Suppliers -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06 p. 13
The Raster Method -- BtoB: The Raster Method - Sep. 09 p. 32
translation software -- Braille Translation Software - Mar/Apr 92 p. 24
translation software -- The In's & Out's of Braille - Oct. 10 p. 23
types of -- The In's & Out's of Braille - Oct. 10 p. 23
UV-LED printing -- Creating Braille for ADA Signs - Jul. 17 p. 8

Branding Machines

how to use -- Branding Equipment - May/Jun 87 p. 30
Marking Devices I -- Marking Devices I - Sep/Oct 78 p. 4
what's available -- Branding Equipment - May/Jun 87 p. 30

Brass

cleaning -- Tips From Pros Oct. 1994 - Oct. 94 p. 26
covering mistakes (black brass) -- Tips From Pros June 1996 - Jun. 96 p. 29
Engraving on -- Chase Away Those Engraving Blues - May 03 p. 28
Engraving options -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06 p. 13
laser engraving -- Fiber Laser Engraving: Satin Brass - Dec. 13 p. 79
Lasering a Tussie-Mussie -- Lasering a Tussie-Mussie - Oct. 08 p. 32
new trends 2004 -- Trends in Engraving Materials - Apr. 04 p. 48
preventing scratches on -- Preventing Scratches/Metal Plates - May/Jun 76 p. 32
preventing scratches on -- Working Without Depth Nose - Nov/Dec 85 p. 12
rotary engraving on -- see Badges, Metal
rotary engraving on -- see Burnishing
see Metals, Trophy & Engraving
Suppliers -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06 p. 13
the Chemical process -- Chemical Engraving Product Process - Jun. 03 p. 47

Brewer, Roy

Behind the Scenes With Roy Brewer -- Behind the Scenes With Roy Brewer - Jul. 12 p. 30

Brick

mounting on a plaque -- You Want Me to Mount a What? - Dec. 14 p. 78

Brick Pavers

Engraving -- A Retailer's View on Marketing - Aug. 07 p. 26
for fundraisers -- Follow the "Engraved" Brick Road - May 17 p. 28
laser engravable -- Follow the "Engraved" Brick Road - May 17 p. 28

Bridal Gifts

see Wedding Party Gifts

British Sterling

holding & engraving bottle -- British Sterling - Sep/Oct 76 p. 21

Brittania

origin of -- Presenting Pewter I - Nov/Dec 89 p. 32
see Pewter

Brochures, Sales

see Catalogs & Brochures

Bronze Signs & Tablets

see Cast Metal Plaques & Signs

Bronze Signs & Tablets, Simulated (Acrylic)

cutting acrylic for -- Simulated Bronze Acrylic Signs - May/Jun 78 p. 16
painting -- Simulated Bronze Acrylic Signs - May/Jun 78 p. 16
pebble textured acrylic for -- Simulated Bronze Acrylic Signs - May/Jun 78 p. 16
protective coating on -- Simulated Bronze Acrylic Signs - May/Jun 78 p. 16

Bronze Surface Plastic

see Acrylic, Coated

Bronzed Awards

Bronzing -- Bronzing - Mar/Apr 79 p. 24
bronzing process -- Versatility Of Bronzing - Jan. 93 p. 34
Marketing -- Bronzing: Memorable Awards in Metal - Nov. 08 p. 27
marketing -- Versatility Of Bronzing - Jan. 93 p. 34

Brown, DJ & Judi

Behind The Scenes DJ & Judi Brown -- Behind The Scenes DJ & Judi Brown - Jul. 18 p. 42

Brush

bristle -- Handy Tools & Gadgets - May/Jun 88 p. 24
for cleaning plates -- Preventing Scratches/Metal Plates - May/Jun 76 p. 32

Buck, Harry

Harry Buck, Master Jeweler -- Harry Buck, Master Jeweler - Jul/Aug 86 p. 18

Budgets

comparing actual vs. budget amounts -- Budgets Improve Profits III - May/Jun 83 p. 14
creating -- Fail To Plan, Plan To Fail - Aug. 98 p. 14
predicting costs -- Budgets Improve Profits II - Mar/Apr 83 p. 36
quarterly budget -- Budgets Improve Profits II - Mar/Apr 83 p. 36
sales projection -- Budgets Improve Profits I - Jan/Feb 83 p. 28

Buffing Machine

Erasing Mistakes -- Erasing Mistakes - May/Jun 83 p. 10
Metal Badges -- Metal Badges - Nov/Dec 83 p. 24

Building Directories

see Directories, Enclosed
see Directory Cases, Installing

Bumper Stickers, Self-Adhesive

marketing -- Bumper Stickers, Labels & Decals - Jan. 95 p. 16
what's available -- Bumper Stickers, Labels & Decals - Jan. 95 p. 16

Burn Marks

Nov/Dec 77 p. 36
in engraved letters -- Phenolic: A Re-Examination - Nov/Dec 81 p. 40
see Cutting Problems

Burnish Marks On Plastics

see Depth Regulator Nose, shadows from

Burnisher For Erasing Engraving

Erasing Mistakes -- Erasing Mistakes - May/Jun 83 p. 10
see Repairing Jewelry & Giftware

Burnishing

adapter -- My Favorite Shop Tools - Nov. 12 p. 24
adaptor -- Engraver's Corner: Burnish Adaptor - Nov. 01 p. 24
adaptor -- Letter Perfect Engraving Part III - Jan. 99 p. 20
adaptor -- What Is A Burnishing Adaptor? - Nov. 95 p. 21
Adaptors -- BtoB: Basics of Burnishing - May 10 p. 30
black-coated brass -- Burnishing Black-Coated Brass - Jan/Feb 77 p. 24
black-coated brass -- How To Burnish Engrave - Jul/Aug 87 p. 26
blurred, uneven cuts -- BtoB: Engraving Problems Solved - Oct. 10 p. 30
brass vs. aluminum -- How To Burnish Engrave - Jul/Aug 87 p. 26
Centaur's Feather Weight -- Centaur's Feather Weight - May/Jun 88 p. 26
Centaur's Feather Weight -- Handy Tools & Gadgets - May/Jun 88 p. 24
cutters -- All About Diamonds - May 98 p. 10
Cutters -- All About Diamonds - Feb. 03 p. 49
Cutters -- BtoB - All About Diamonds - Aug. 08 p. 36
Cutters -- BtoB: Basics of Burnishing - May 10 p. 30
cutters -- Burnishing Black-Coated Brass - Jan/Feb 77 p. 24
cutters -- Burnishing: Getting Best Results - Sep/Oct 75 p. 12
cutters -- Engraving Cutters - Jul/Aug 92 p. 22
cutters -- How To Burnish Engrave - Jul/Aug 87 p. 26
cutters -- Letter Perfect Engraving Part III - Jan. 99 p. 20
cutters -- Rotating Diamond Burnishing Cutters - Jan/Feb 92 p. 36
cutters, checking for wear -- Inspecting Cutters For Wear - Feb. 00 p. 22
door knockers -- Engraving Door Knockers - Mar/Apr 76 p. 28
Durham spring clip for -- Burnishing Black-Coated Brass - Jan/Feb 77 p. 24
Durham spring clip for -- Burnishing Problem Solved - Jan/Feb 76 p. 21
Durham spring clip for -- How To Burnish Engrave - Jul/Aug 87 p. 26
Durham spring clip for -- Trophy Engraving Tips/Shortcuts II - Mar/Apr 82 p. 26
How to -- The Basics Of Burnishing - Nov. 02 p. 20
metal plates -- Burnishing: Getting Best Results - Sep/Oct 75 p. 12
preventing burrs -- Cutting Problems Solved - Apr. 94 p. 20
selling -- Burnishing Black-Coated Brass - Jan/Feb 77 p. 24
technique -- 4 Ways To Engrave Metal - Sep/Oct 88 p. 30
technique -- 4 Ways to Rotary Engrave Metal - May 16 p. 27
Techniques -- BtoB: Basics of Burnishing - May 10 p. 30
techniques -- Letter Perfect Engraving Part III - Jan. 99 p. 20
trophies & plaques -- Burnishing: Getting Best Results - Sep/Oct 75 p. 12

Burrs

De-Burring Tool -- Handy Tools & Gadgets - May 97 p. 28
see Cutting Problems

Business & Management

B2B Advertising -- Best Practices in B2B Advertising - Aug. 09 p. 44
change -- Evaluating Your Next Business Move - Sep. 01 p. 12
common startup mistakes -- 10 Mistakes of New Business Owners - Apr. 17 p. 28
core business -- Understanding Your Core Business - Feb. 02 p. 26
corporations -- Legal Advisor:Corporate/LLC Status - Feb. 11 p. 18
diversifying -- Expanding & Diversifying - Oct. 12 p. 19
economic survival -- Take Part in the Economic Recovery - Jan. 11 p. 23
Environmental Issues -- Going Green-Tips for Your Shop - Sep. 09 p. 36
facility improvements -- Two Traits of R&I Retailer - Mar. 02 p. 32
Hiring -- How to Hire The Right Person - Sep. 03 p. 51
LLC companies -- Legal Advisor:Corporate/LLC Status - Feb. 11 p. 18
LLC, creating -- LA: Creating an LLC - Mar. 14 p. 34
selling procedures -- Two Traits of R&I Retailer - Mar. 02 p. 32
updating your business, tips for -- Spring Cleaning Your Business - Feb. 14 p. 23
volunteerism -- Community Involvement - Apr. 02 p. 55

Business & Tax Tips

2003 tips -- Last Minute Tax Savings for 2003 - Nov. 03 p. 51
401K -- Rebuilding Your Retirement Nest Egg - Jun. 05 p. 52
401K plans -- Affordable Benefits for Employees - Mar. 03 p. 38
accountant, hiring -- Finding An Accountant - Aug. 96 p. 17
accountant, hiring -- How To Find The Right CPA - May 99 p. 12
Accounting -- How to Find the Right Accountant - Mar. 07 p. 56
Accounting Costs -- 7 Ways to Boost Your Profit in 2006 - Jun. 06 p. 44
Accounts Receivable -- Extending Credit the Right Way - Aug. 05 p. 56
adding customers -- Building A Customer Pool - Mar. 00 p. 30
Advertising -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
Advertising -- Best Practices in B2B Advertising - Aug. 09 p. 44
Analyzing Profitability -- Let's Discuss Profit Pt. 2 Phrases - Nov. 06 p. 44
Annuities -- Your Money - Annuities - Oct. 07 p. 43
arbitrating disputes -- Legal Advisor: Arbitrate a Dispute - Sep. 11 p. 39
Asset Liability Insurance -- Protecting Your Company's Assets - Mar. 05 p. 68
Auto Deductions -- How to Maximize After Tax Dollars - Sep. 05 p. 59
avoiding awards business problems -- Mini Topix: Peter's "95/5" Rule - May 18 p. 27
avoiding court -- Legal Advisor: Staying Out of Court - May 12 p. 38
avoiding lawsuits -- Legal Advisor: I've Just Been Sued - Feb. 12 p. 37
Backup Power -- How to Prepare for Natural Disaster - Feb. 06 p. 56
bad checks -- LA: Bad Checks - May 16 p. 32
Bank Loans -- A Loan At Last - Nov. 02 p. 53
banking -- Banking 101 - Jun. 02 p. 62
banking -- Finding A Bank You Can Bank On - Apr. 99 p. 14
banking -- Is it Time to Find a New Bank? - Dec. 12 p. 25
banking advice -- How to Think Like a Banker Part 2 - Feb. 04 p. 55
bankruptcy -- How To Avoid Bankruptcy - May 01 p. 30
bankruptcy -- Legal Advisor: Bankruptcy Basics - Dec. 10 p. 93
be different -- 10 Retail Tips Improving Profits - Jan. 05 p. 62
benefits -- Can I Take a Home Office Decuction? - Oct. 04 p. 59
Body Language -- How to Criticize w/o Criticizing - Apr. 06 p. 57
Bookeeping -- Getting the Most from Accountant - Jun. 05 p. 61
borrowing funds -- Best Ways To Borrow - Jan/Feb 88 p. 28
brainstorming -- Brainstorming To Generate Ideas - Sep. 00 p. 28
brochures -- Shoestring Marketing for Tough Time - Dec. 04 p. 129
budgeting -- Fail To Plan, Plan To Fail - Aug. 98 p. 14
Build Your Business -- 10 Marketing Strat to Build Busines - Apr. 03 p. 41
business hours -- Effective Business Hours - Mar/Apr 84 p. 12
Business Model -- Maintain a Good Credit Rating - Jun. 06 p. 36
business name -- LA: Safeguard Your Business Name - Nov. 13 p. 35
business name -- What's In A Name? - Nov. 98 p. 20
business plan -- Importance Of A Business Plan - Apr. 97 p. 26
Business Plan -- The Laser Shop - Apr. 07 p. 42
Business Plan -- Time for a Check Up - May 06 p. 52
business plan -- Time to Improve Your Business? - Jul. 02 p. 45
Business Structures -- Business Structures Part 1 - Jan. 09 p. 47
buying a building -- LA: A Building of Your Own - Oct. 15 p. 48
buying a building -- LA: Buying a Commercial Building - Oct. 12 p. 14
buying a building -- LA: Buying a Commercial Building - Apr. 14 p. 33
buying equipment -- Assess Your Equipment Needs - Jul. 95 p. 10
buying habits -- Good Buying & Healthy Finances - Jan. 02 p. 18
buyout agreement -- LA: Why You Need a Buyout Agreement - Sep. 14 p. 29
cash flow -- How To Improve Cash Flow - Aug. 97 p. 10
cash flow -- Using Cash Flow for Bottom Line - Mar. 02 p. 60
Charitable Contributions -- Feeling Charitable?5 Things to Know - Jul. 07 p. 43
Closing a Sale -- PP: Closing the Sale - Jul. 09 p. 8
Collection Techniques -- Extending Credit the Right Way - Aug. 05 p. 56
College savings accounts -- How to Maximize After Tax Dollars - Sep. 05 p. 59
color-coded forms -- Simple Solutions:Color-Coding Forms - Jan. 12 p. 16
common startup mistakes -- 10 Mistakes of New Business Owners - Apr. 17 p. 28
Communication Costs -- 7 Ways to Boost Your Profit in 2006 - Jun. 06 p. 44
community -- Turning Hometown Pride Into Profits - Jan. 01 p. 16
Company Policy -- How to Prepare for Natural Disaster - Feb. 06 p. 56
Competitive Pricing -- Let's Discuss Profit Pt. 2 Phrases - Nov. 06 p. 44
Computer Back ups -- How to Prepare for Natural Disaster - Feb. 06 p. 56
computer backups -- Developing A Computer Backup Plan - Sep. 01 p. 24
Consultants -- 7 Deadly Scams - May 05 p. 54
contract clauses -- LA: Contract Boilerplate - Jul. 15 p. 32
contractor or employee -- Legal Advisor: Contractor, Employee - Jun. 11 p. 17
Contributions -- How to Maximize After Tax Dollars - Sep. 05 p. 59
control costs -- 10 Retail Tips Improving Profits - Jan. 05 p. 62
Copyrights -- Intellectual Property:Public Domain - Nov. 06 p. 50
Corporations -- Business Structures Part 2 - May 09 p. 27
corporations -- Legal Advisor:Corporate/LLC Status - Feb. 11 p. 18
Cost of Overhead -- Profit Part 3: Profitable Pricing - Dec. 06 p. 32
cost reduction -- 10 Ways To Reduce Business Costs - Jan. 00 p. 28
Creating a Business Plan -- Writing A Business Plan - Oct. 02 p. 54
Credit Card Fraud -- Do You Know Who Your Customer Is? - Jun. 08 p. 40
credit card sales -- Accepting Credit Cards - Nov. 95 p. 26
Credit Cards -- 7 Ways to Boost Your Profit in 2006 - Jun. 06 p. 44
Credit Cards -- How to Use Credit Cards Wisely - Mar. 07 p. 59
credit cards -- Using Credit Cards In Your Business - Apr. 01 p. 18
credit cards, business -- Small Business Credit Cards - Jan. 98 p. 18
cross promotion -- Shoestring Marketing for Tough Time - Dec. 04 p. 129
customer files -- Creating A Customer File - Mar. 01 p. 16
customer relations -- Key to Customer Relations - Jan. 01 p. 36
customer retention -- Good Listening Is Good Business - Apr. 01 p. 26
customer satisfaction -- Building A Customer Pool - Mar. 00 p. 30
customer service -- Follow-Up: Helpful Or Annoying? - Oct. 00 p. 16
Customer Service -- Personal Contact: & Custmr Relation - Jan. 01 p. 36
customer service tips -- 7 Ways To Leave Competition - Sep. 02 p. 65
customer service tips -- Providing Those "Little Extras" - Oct. 97 p. 28
cutting phone costs -- Ways To Cut Phone Costs - Nov. 95 p. 30
Dealing with Creditors -- Dealing with Creditors in Recession - Jun. 09 p. 40
Deductions -- Eight Income Tax Mistakes to Avoid - Nov. 05 p. 57
Defensive Buying -- Defensive Buying - Jul. 01 p. 24
Dental Insurance -- Affordable Benefits for Employees - Mar. 03 p. 38
depreciation -- Choosing A Depreciation Method - Oct. 01 p. 28
depreciation -- Choosing A Depreciation Method - Oct. 01 p. 28
designing a logo -- Business Logos - Feb. 95 p. 26
difficult customers -- How To Handle A Bad Customer - Apr. 02 p. 69
Disability Insurance -- Affordable Benefits for Employees - Mar. 03 p. 38
disaster prevention -- When Disaster Strikes - Jun. 99 p. 16
diversifying -- Expanding & Diversifying - Oct. 12 p. 19
doing a time study -- Tips From Pros June 1996 - Jun. 96 p. 29
dress code -- LA: Is Your Dress Code Legal? - Oct. 13 p. 15
E-mail -- 7 Ways to Boost Your Profit in 2006 - Jun. 06 p. 44
Economic Survival -- Surviving Wolves In A Soft Economy - May 02 p. 54
economic survival -- Take Part in the Economic Recovery - Jan. 11 p. 23
embezzlement -- Embezzlement: It Can Happen To You - Jan. 97 p. 26
Employee Benefits -- Affordable Benefits for Employees - Mar. 03 p. 38
employee communication -- Employee Productivity, Part 1 - Dec. 99 p. 22
employee handbook -- LA: Employee Handbook - Jan. 14 p. 32
employee lawsuits -- Legal Advisor: Employee Lawsuits - Oct. 11 p. 16
employee stress -- Motivating Your Employees - May 01 p. 20
employees -- Recognizing Your Employees - Jul. 99 p. 26
employment Legalities -- Avoid Legal Prob Discharging Employ - Oct. 03 p. 58
Enhanding Profits -- Do You Have Zero Profit? - Dec. 02 p. 57
equipment financing -- Financing Your Dream Machine - Oct. 94 p. 28
equipment leasing -- Ins & Outs Of Equipment Leasing - Oct. 98 p. 17
Equity -- Maintain a Good Credit Rating - Jun. 06 p. 36
Equity -- Rebuilding Your Retirement Nest Egg - Jun. 05 p. 52
Estimating Budgets -- Profit Part 3: Profitable Pricing - Dec. 06 p. 32
Expansion -- Expand Business Fullest Potential - May 03 p. 50
External Investements -- 8 Ways to Invest Excess Profits - Jul. 05 p. 57
family -- Balancing Work & Family - Oct. 99 p. 18
finances -- Good Buying & Healthy Finances - Jan. 02 p. 18
Financial Statements -- Getting the Most from Accountant - Jun. 05 p. 61
Financially Speaking II -- Financially Speaking II - Jul/Aug 84 p. 18
financing -- Financing For Your Business - May 00 p. 30
Finding a Banker -- How to Think like a Banker Part 1 - Jan. 04 p. 61
Finding an Accountant -- How to Find the Right Accountant - Mar. 07 p. 56
finding employees -- How Do I Find Good Employees? - Oct. 01 p. 26
Finding Niche Markets -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
fire prevention -- Fire Safety Tips - Sep. 02 p. 58
firing employees -- Legal Advisor:Safe Firing Practices - Jun. 10 p. 31
Free PR -- 7 Ways to Boost Your Profit in 2006 - Jun. 06 p. 44
Funding New Equipment -- 09 EQ ADV.-Funding New Equipment - Feb. 09 p. 15
Gains & Losses -- How to Maximize After Tax Dollars - Sep. 05 p. 59
generating referrals -- Let Your Customers Sell For You - Nov. 96 p. 24
Going Green -- Going Green-Tips for Your Shop - Sep. 09 p. 36
Growing your business -- Expand Business Fullest Potential - May 03 p. 50
Growing Your Business -- In My Travels - May 03 p. 52
Have Dual Controls -- Thou Shalt Not Steal: Prevent Fraud - Oct. 06 p. 55
having an open house -- Having An Open House - Jun. 96 p. 32
Health Insurance -- 7 Deadly Scams - May 05 p. 54
help from your peers -- A Little Help From My Friends - Oct. 16 p. 46
Hire Right -- Thou Shalt Not Steal: Prevent Fraud - Oct. 06 p. 55
Hiring & Firing -- Hiring, Firing & Everything Between - Sep. 08 p. 44
Hiring -- How to Hire The Right Person - Sep. 03 p. 51
hiring -- Turning Down Job Applicants - Dec. 00 p. 28
hiring employees -- Checking Out A Job Applicant - Nov/Dec 90 p. 32
hiring employees -- Help Wanted: Hiring The Best Person - May 96 p. 30
hiring employees -- Hiring A New Employee - Oct. 92 p. 28
hiring temporary help -- How To Hire Temporary Help - Mar. 95 p. 32
Hiring Tips -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
How to Develop pricing -- Profit Part 3: Profitable Pricing - Dec. 06 p. 32
HSA's -- Lowering Healthcare Costs - Jan. 06 p. 56
Identity theft -- Guarding Against Identity Theft - Apr. 02 p. 49
Income Tax Brackets -- How to Maximize After Tax Dollars - Sep. 05 p. 59
increasing production -- Tips For Increasing Production - Aug. 95 p. 19
increasing profits -- Community Involvement - Apr. 02 p. 55
increasing sales -- 8 Ways To Encourage Sales - Jul. 98 p. 10
Insurance -- 7 Ways to Boost Your Profit in 2006 - Jun. 06 p. 44
insurance -- Business Insurance - Nov/Dec 88 p. 28
Insurance -- How to Prepare for Natural Disaster - Feb. 06 p. 56
insurance -- Insuring Your Engraving Business - Sep. 01 p. 28
insurance -- Is Your Business Insurance Adequate - Jun. 01 p. 24
Internal Investments -- 8 Ways to Invest Excess Profits - Jul. 05 p. 57
Internet research -- Prepare For Sales, The On-Line Way - Jun. 01 p. 16
Inventory -- Rebuilding Your Retirement Nest Egg - Jun. 05 p. 52
inventory management -- 10 Retail Tips Improving Profits - Jan. 05 p. 62
investing -- Investing Your Money - Feb. 02 p. 30
Investing and Retirement -- Your Money-Investing for Retirement - May 07 p. 55
IRS audit -- Caught! The IRS Knows - Apr. 11 p. 26
job interviews -- LA: Legal Aspects of Job Interviews - Nov. 16 p. 37
know your customer -- 10 Retail Tips Improving Profits - Jan. 05 p. 62
Labor Cost -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
learning from problems -- Guest Commentary: Problems Are Good - Jan. 17 p. 34
lease, negotiating -- Legal Advisor: Negotiating a Lease - May 11 p. 33
leasing equipment -- Equipment Leasing - Sep/Oct 91 p. 30
leasing equipment -- Should You Lease Equipment? - Sep. 16 p. 27
leasing property -- Commercial Leases - Mar. 97 p. 26
legal organization -- Time to Improve Your Business? - Jul. 02 p. 45
legal risk -- Risk Management for Your Business - Sep. 04 p. 61
Legal Structures -- Eight Income Tax Mistakes to Avoid - Nov. 05 p. 57
Legal Structures -- Time for a Check Up - May 06 p. 52
Life Insurance -- Affordable Benefits for Employees - Mar. 03 p. 38
limited liability company -- Limited Liability Company - Nov. 97 p. 24
liquidity -- Risk Management for Your Business - Sep. 04 p. 61
LLC companies -- Legal Advisor:Corporate/LLC Status - Feb. 11 p. 18
LLC, creating -- LA: Creating an LLC - Mar. 14 p. 34
Loans -- 7 Deadly Scams - May 05 p. 54
loans -- Applying For A Loan: Helpful Hints - Dec. 96 p. 24
loans -- Get A "Yes" From Your Banker - Nov. 99 p. 18
Loans -- Maintain a Good Credit Rating - Jun. 06 p. 36
loans -- SBA CAPLine - Dec. 13 p. 7
loans -- SBA's Guaranteed Loan Program - Feb. 97 p. 28
location location -- 10 Retail Tips Improving Profits - Jan. 05 p. 62
Make a Plan -- How to Prepare for Natural Disaster - Feb. 06 p. 56
Making Money -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
managing accounts -- Managing Accounts Receivable - Jan. 96 p. 16
Managing Debt -- Your Money: Managing Debt - May 08 p. 32
market research -- Market Research: Worth The Effort - Jan. 99 p. 10
Markets -- 06 Awards Adv:Setting Up a New Shop - Oct. 06 p. 6
mediation -- LA: Mediation - May 15 p. 32
Medical Insurance -- Affordable Benefits for Employees - Mar. 03 p. 38
minimizing legal risks -- Legal Advisor: Reduce Legal Risks - Sep. 10 p. 21
mobile credit card processing -- Mobile Credit Card Processing - Nov. 14 p. 28
money -- Making the Most of Cash Flow - Aug. 04 p. 60
moving a business -- To Move Or Not To Move - Apr. 00 p. 16
Municipal Bonds -- Your Money: Municipal Bonds - Nov. 07 p. 45
networking -- Shoestring Marketing for Tough Time - Dec. 04 p. 129
new business -- Avoiding New Business Failure - Jan. 00 p. 12
newsletter, creating -- Creating A Newsletter - Feb. 96 p. 24
newsletters -- Heard The News? - Aug. 01 p. 26
obtaining credit -- Give Yourself A Little Credit - Aug. 02 p. 48
Office Appearance -- Pressing Matters 1st Impressions - Jan. 03 p. 61
Offsite Storage -- How to Prepare for Natural Disaster - Feb. 06 p. 56
older workers -- Dealing With Older Workers Fairly - Jan. 01 p. 24
Online Banking -- Your Money: Online Banking - Jun. 08 p. 35
operating a home based business -- Legal Advisor: Home Based Business - Nov. 10 p. 26
operational risk -- Risk Management for Your Business - Sep. 04 p. 61
organizing -- Getting Organized - Dec. 97 p. 26
Overview -- 06 Awards Adv:Setting Up a New Shop - Oct. 06 p. 6
overview -- Can I Take a Home Office Decuction? - Oct. 04 p. 59
Patents -- Intellectual Property:Public Domain - Nov. 06 p. 50
Paying Bills -- 7 Ways to Boost Your Profit in 2006 - Jun. 06 p. 44
Payroll Tax Tips -- Basics of Payroll Tax Withholdings - Aug. 03 p. 53
Personal Credit Ratings -- Personal Credit Ratings - Mar. 08 p. 60
planning -- Risk Management for Your Business - Sep. 04 p. 61
planning a move -- Publicizing Your Business Move - Jan/Feb 92 p. 34
planning time -- Timely Techniques For Staying Ahead - May/Jun 89 p. 30
Plans -- Rebuilding Your Retirement Nest Egg - Jun. 05 p. 52
Plaquest & Engraving -- 06 Awards Adv:Setting Up a New Shop - Oct. 06 p. 6
PR -- Shoestring Marketing for Tough Time - Dec. 04 p. 129
preserving corporation, LLC benefits -- LA: Preserving Entity Protection - Aug. 15 p. 40
press releases -- Preparing Press Releases - Mar. 00 p. 24
press releases -- Relating To Public Relations - May 01 p. 14
Pricing -- 06 Awards Adv:Setting Up a New Shop - Oct. 06 p. 6
pricing -- Presenting Prices To Customers - Mar. 00 p. 20
pricing -- Price-Conscious Customers - Jun. 00 p. 16
Professional Assistance -- Eight Income Tax Mistakes to Avoid - Nov. 05 p. 57
promoting business -- 10 Ways To Promote Your Business - Feb. 98 p. 15
promotional techniques -- Ways To Promote Your Business - Nov. 98 p. 17
Protect Yourself -- How to Foil the Identity Thieves - Feb. 05 p. 62
protecting business name -- LA: Protect Your Business Name - Apr. 16 p. 32
Protecting Your Assets -- Rebuilding Your Retirement Nest Egg - Jun. 05 p. 52
Public Domain -- Intellectual Property:Public Domain - Nov. 06 p. 50
public relations tips -- Relating To Public Relations - May 01 p. 14
publicity -- How To Get Publicity - May/Jun 87 p. 32
purchasing awards & components -- Defensive Buying - Jul. 01 p. 24
purchasing vs. renting business space -- Time to Fire the Landlord? - Aug. 10 p. 7
questions to ask a lawyer -- LA: Your Lawyer May Not Tell You - Nov. 12 p. 39
reading financial statements -- Reading Financial Statements - Oct. 95 p. 32
Receipts -- Eight Income Tax Mistakes to Avoid - Nov. 05 p. 57
regulatory risk -- Risk Management for Your Business - Sep. 04 p. 61
Repayment -- Maintain a Good Credit Rating - Jun. 06 p. 36
reputation -- Risk Management for Your Business - Sep. 04 p. 61
Retirement -- A Retirement Plan Sole Proprietors - Dec. 03 p. 131
Retirement Planning -- Retirement Planning 101 - Aug. 08 p. 58
Retirement Planning -- Your Money: Times Are a Changin' - Apr. 08 p. 48
Retiring? -- Will You Be Able to Retire? - Jul. 03 p. 65
Run the Numbers -- Time for a Check Up - May 06 p. 52
safety check your business -- LA: Time for a Safety Check - Jul. 13 p. 35
sales presentations -- Tips For Sales Presentations - Sep. 98 p. 24
SBA Express Loan -- SBA's Express Loan Program - Jul. 09 p. 33
scam prevention -- Tips For Avoiding Scams - Sep. 94 p. 30
Second Mortgages -- Your Money-Second Mortgages - Dec. 07 p. 133
second store -- Opening A Second Store? - May 97 p. 30
Section 179 -- How to Maximize After Tax Dollars - Sep. 05 p. 59
Seilling More -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
selling -- Ten Dynamic Closing Techniques - Aug. 00 p. 26
selling your business -- LA: Selling Your Business - Jun. 13 p. 21
selling your business -- Selling Your Business - Apr. 15 p. 32
seminars -- Learning With LaserBits - Sep. 01 p. 14
Separating Business & Personal Expenses -- Building a Wall-Business & Perso - Jul. 08 p. 50
Set a Good Example -- Thou Shalt Not Steal: Prevent Fraud - Oct. 06 p. 55
Showroom -- 06 Awards Adv:Setting Up a New Shop - Oct. 06 p. 6
showroom design -- Updating Your Business: Part 3 - Sep. 99 p. 10
showroom tips -- Creating An Outstanding Showroom - Jun. 99 p. 26
showroom tips -- Showroom Do's & Don'ts - Apr. 96 p. 26
slow times -- Making The Most Of Slow Times - Aug. 00 p. 18
slow times -- Making The Most Of Slow Times - Aug. 00 p. 18
small claims court -- Legal Advisor: Small Claims - Aug. 10 p. 38
space management -- Managing Small Spaces - Oct. 98 p. 20
speaking, public -- Promoting Through Public Speaking - May 99 p. 24
store hours -- Are Your Doors Open To Success? - May 00 p. 20
Strategies -- How to Criticize w/o Criticizing - Apr. 06 p. 57
stress (managing) -- Motivating Your Employees - May 01 p. 20
Sublimation Marketing -- Creating a Marketing Plan-Sub Biz - Feb. 04 p. 24
surveying customers -- Getting To Know Your Customers - Sep. 96 p. 27
Taking Action -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
Tax Deferred Retirement Act -- How to Maximize After Tax Dollars - Sep. 05 p. 59
tax law changes 2014 -- Recent Tax Law Changes - Dec. 14 p. 83
Taxes -- Eight Income Tax Mistakes to Avoid - Nov. 05 p. 57
taxes -- Making Income Taxes Easier - Mar. 01 p. 24
Taxes -- Rebuilding Your Retirement Nest Egg - Jun. 05 p. 52
telephone etiquette -- Business Phone Etiquette - Jul. 00 p. 14
telephone etiquette -- Telephone Etiquette Suggestions - Apr. 95 p. 26
temporary shop -- Temporary Shop For The Holidays - Nov. 97 p. 18
The Numbers -- Eight Income Tax Mistakes to Avoid - Nov. 05 p. 57
the telephone -- Shoestring Marketing for Tough Time - Dec. 04 p. 129
theft prevention -- Protecting From Shoplifters - Oct. 93 p. 32
theft prevention -- Theft Prevention - Nov/Dec 89 p. 30
tickler file -- Creating A Tickler File - Oct. 96 p. 28
Time For Planning -- Time For Planning - Jan/Feb 78 p. 4
time management -- Customer Service/Time Management - Nov/Dec 89 p. 10
time management -- Sorting Jobs - Dec. 99 p. 20
time management -- Using Time Mgt. To Increase Sales - Nov. 00 p. 18
tips -- How to Keep Inventory Profitable - Mar. 04 p. 63
tips for success -- Success Secrets For Your Business - Apr. 96 p. 18
track trends -- 10 Retail Tips Improving Profits - Jan. 05 p. 62
trade secrets, safeguarding -- LA: Safeguarding Trade Secrets - Feb. 16 p. 36
Trademarks -- Intellectual Property:Public Domain - Nov. 06 p. 50
Travel Deductions -- How to Maximize After Tax Dollars - Sep. 05 p. 59
Up Selling -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
updating business -- 15 Ways To Update Your Business - Apr. 98 p. 22
updating business -- Updating Your Business: Part 1 - Jul. 99 p. 12
updating business -- Updating Your Business: Part 2 - Aug. 99 p. 8
updating business -- Updating Your Business: Part 3 - Sep. 99 p. 10
updating business -- Updating Your Business: Part 4 - Oct. 99 p. 12
updating business -- Updating Your Business: Part 5 - Nov. 99 p. 10
upgrading printed materials -- Packaging Your Business - Nov. 94 p. 30
Using a Financial Planner -- Your Money-Using Financial Planners - Jun. 07 p. 44
Using the Internet -- 06 Awards Adv: It's Time to Grow - Oct. 06 p. 25
Web Order Forms -- Legal Advisor: Online Contracts - May 10 p. 22
word of mouth -- Getting Customers To Sell For You - Sep. 00 p. 30
writing business letters -- Writing Effective Business Letters - Mar. 94 p. 22
writing effective letters -- Per Your Request - Feb. 02 p. 28
writing press releases -- The Press Release - May/Jun 93 p. 32
Year End Advice -- Getting the Most from Accountant - Jun. 05 p. 61
Year-End Equipment Purchases -- Affordable, Deductible "YEEPs" - Oct. 08 p. 53
Year-end Tax Planning -- Your Money-Last Minute Tax Tips - Apr. 07 p. 28
Yellow Pages -- 7 Deadly Scams - May 05 p. 54
yellow pages -- Create Sales With The Yellow Pages - Mar. 00 p. 16
your niche -- 10 Retail Tips Improving Profits - Jan. 05 p. 62
Your Vision -- 06 Awards Adv:Setting Up a New Shop - Oct. 06 p. 6

Business and Tax Tips

Debts -- Protect Yourself from Debts - Apr. 10 p. 24

Business Forms

color-coded -- Simple Solutions:Color-Coding Forms - Jan. 12 p. 16

Business Plan

Advertising -- Starting a Laser Business Part 3 - Nov. 08 p. 42
Business Structures -- Business Structures Part 1 - Jan. 09 p. 47
Business Structures, Corporations -- Business Structures Part 2 - May 09 p. 27
developing -- Importance Of A Business Plan - Apr. 97 p. 26
Developing -- Writing A Business Plan - Oct. 02 p. 54
economic survival -- Take Part in the Economic Recovery - Jan. 11 p. 23
Expanding Your Business -- Time to Expand - Aug. 07 p. 54
Marketing Tips -- Business Builder Success Tips - Apr. 07 p. 56
Starting a Laser Engraving Business -- Starting a Laser Business Part 1 - Nov. 07 p. 33

Business Software

Backup Computer Files -- How To Backup Your Computer Files - Feb. 07 p. 57
Q&A program -- Tips From Pros Sept. 1993 - Sep. 93 p. 19
storing job details in CorelDRAW -- Tip! It's all in the Details - Aug. 16 p. 36

Business, Buying or Selling

Before Selling Your Biz -- Recast Your Financials B4 Selling - May 03 p. 41
Business Value -- Exit Planning-Neglecting/Mistake - Oct. 06 p. 50
buying a business -- How To Buy An Engraving Business - Feb. 99 p. 19
Document Your Progress -- 7 Rules for Selling Your Business - Apr. 05 p. 56
figuring value -- Selling Your Business - Apr. 15 p. 32
Financial Intermediaries -- Finding Buyer For Your Business - Feb. 03 p. 59
Get Professional Help -- Exit Planning-Neglecting/Mistake - Oct. 06 p. 50
Income Stream -- Exit Planning-Neglecting/Mistake - Oct. 06 p. 50
Making a Plan -- Exit Planning-Neglecting/Mistake - Oct. 06 p. 50
Plan Ahead -- 7 Rules for Selling Your Business - Apr. 05 p. 56
points to consider -- Selling Your Business - Apr. 15 p. 32
Selling to Employees -- Finding Buyer For Your Business - Feb. 03 p. 59
selling your business -- Selling Your Business - Mar. 02 p. 38
Setting Retirement Goals -- Exit Planning-Neglecting/Mistake - Oct. 06 p. 50
structuring the deal -- Selling Your Business - Apr. 15 p. 32
Tax Implications -- Exit Planning-Neglecting/Mistake - Oct. 06 p. 50
terms for selling -- LA: Selling Your Business - Jun. 13 p. 21
Watch the Market -- 7 Rules for Selling Your Business - Apr. 05 p. 56

Button Badges

Badge-A-Minit Hand Press -- Handy Tools For Your Business - May/Jun 92 p. 24
equipment -- An Extra $20 in Every Sale? - Apr. 17 p. 6
equipment -- Buying Guide/Button Equipment - Jan. 98 p. 10
equipment -- How To Make & Market Button Badges - Jul/Aug 88 p. 18
equipment -- Making Button Badges - Apr. 93 p. 24
making -- How To Make & Market Button Badges - Jul/Aug 88 p. 18
making -- Making Button Badges - Apr. 93 p. 24
marketing -- How To Make & Market Button Badges - Jul/Aug 88 p. 18
marketing -- Making Button Badges - Apr. 93 p. 24

Buyer's Guides

2003 Buyer's Guide Laser -- 2003 Laser Buyer's Guide - Jan. 03 p. 8
2004 Lasers -- 2004 Laser Buyer's Guide - May 04 p. 28
2018 Laser Engraving Buyer's Guide -- 2018 Laser Engraving Buyer's Guide - Aug. 18 p. 7
Engraving Specifications
Engraving Specifications -- 2005 Laser Buyer's Guide - Sep. 05 p. 20
Falling Prices
Falling Prices
General Specifications
General Specifications -- 2005 Laser Buyer's Guide - Sep. 05 p. 20
Growth
Industrial Applications
Laser Engravers 2003 -- 2003 Laser Buyer's Guide - Jan. 03 p. 8
Laser Engraving -- 2009 Laser Buyer's Guide - Aug. 09 p. 10
Laser Engraving Machines -- 2008 Laser Buyer's Guide - Aug. 08 p. 10
Laser Engraving Software -- 2008 Laser BG for Laser Software - Jan. 08 p. 10
Laser Specifications
Laser Specifications -- 2005 Laser Buyer's Guide - Sep. 05 p. 20
Marking Features
Marking Features -- 2005 Laser Buyer's Guide - Sep. 05 p. 20
MD -- Buying Guide/Button Equipment - Jan. 98 p. 10
MD -- Buying Guide/Computer Engraver 1989 - Jul/Aug 89 p. 18
MD -- Buying Guide/Computer Engraver 1990 - Jul/Aug 90 p. 16
MD -- Buying Guide/Computer Engraver 1991 - Jul/Aug 91 p. 15
MD -- Buying Guide/Computer Engraver 1993 - Jul/Aug 93 p. 14
MD -- Buying Guide/Computer Engraver 1994 - Aug. 94 p. 14
MD -- Buying Guide/Computer Engraver 1995 - Aug. 95 p. 8
MD -- Buying Guide/Cutter Grinders 1993 - Feb. 93 p. 14
MD -- Buying Guide/Cutter Resharpening - Dec. 94 p. 14
MD -- Buying Guide/Hot Stamping Machines - May/Jun 92 p. 20
MD -- Buying Guide/Laser Engravers 1992 - Mar/Apr 92 p. 10
MD -- Buying Guide/Laser Engravers 1993 - Sep. 93 p. 12
MD -- Buying Guide/Laser Engravers 1994 - Sep. 94 p. 14
MD -- Buying Guide/Laser Engravers 1995 - Dec. 95 p. 10
MD -- Buying Guide/Laser Engravers 1996 - Dec. 96 p. 20
MD -- Buying Guide/Laser Engravers 1997 - Dec. 97 p. 15
MD -- Buying Guide/Laser Engravers 1998 - Dec. 98 p. 15
MD -- Buying Guide/Laser Engraving 1999 - Dec. 99 p. 16
MD -- Buying Guide/Material Fabricators - Mar. 97 p. 10
MD -- Buying Guide/Mini Sandblasters - Jul. 96 p. 12
MD -- Buying Guide/Pad Printing - Feb. 94 p. 14
MD -- Buying Guide/Part 1: Hardware 1996 - Aug. 96 p. 10
MD -- Buying Guide/Part 1: Hardware 1997 - Aug. 97 p. 16
MD -- Buying Guide/Part 1: Hardware 1998 - Aug. 98 p. 24
MD -- Buying Guide/Part 2: Software 1996 - Sep. 96 p. 10
MD -- Buying Guide/Part 2: Software 1997 - Sep. 97 p. 11
MD -- Buying Guide/Part 2: Software 1998 - Sep. 98 p. 20
MD -- Buying Guide/Photo Resists - Oct. 93 p. 14
MD -- Buying Guide/Safety Saws - Jan. 96 p. 13
MD -- Buying Guide/Sublimation 1992 - Oct. 92 p. 14
MD -- Buying Guide/Vinyl Systems 1990 - Mar/Apr 90 p. 20
MD -- Buying Guide/Vinyl Systems 1991 - May/Jun 91 p. 12
Software Specifications
Software Specifications -- 2005 Laser Buyer's Guide - Sep. 05 p. 20
Suppliers -- 2005 Laser Buyer's Guide - Sep. 05 p. 20
Trotec Speedy II -- Product Review: Trotec Speedy II - Aug. 04 p. 43
Unit Specifications
Unit Specifications -- 2005 Laser Buyer's Guide - Sep. 05 p. 20
Update -- 2006 Laser Buyer's Guide - Aug. 06 p. 18
UV-LED Printers -- Buyer's Guide: UV Flatbed Printers - Nov. 17 p. 6
UV-LED printers -- Buyer's Guide: UV-LED Printers - Nov. 16 p. 17