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Started this discussion. Last reply by Brent Wm. Bauer May 20, 2009.

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PETER THE PRINTER LINEAL and Semper Chicago are now friends
Mar 20, 2009
Semper Chicago left a comment for Robert Ohr
"Waiting for sales? And here I thought you were a true fisherman! :) I just got back from a trip where I swam with the fish...not in the mafioso type of way. Apparently they haven't met anyone from CE because they weren't scared.. Keep…"
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"Can't go fishing until sales come up. It is getting close to time. usually May 16th is when we go to Canada. How's things with you?"
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Steve Boress left a comment for Semper Chicago
"Hi Norma, There has been alot of turnover within the company. I'm not sure who is currently doing the staffing. Steve"
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Semper Chicago left a comment for Robert Ohr
"Robert, So hows the fishing these days? Or is your season just getting started? Norma"
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Yes, I am also looking for sales people! Chicago area.

Are you currently a sales rep. for a small printer? Looking for an opportunity to expand your financial and career horizons? Are your ready to take the next step?I have two clients currently seeking talented reps for their growing (yes, even in this economy!) print organizations. Ideally candidates will bring 3-7 years experience in selling either half-size sheetfed product OR direct mail product.No limit on earning potential. Base plus comms.Inquiries completely confidential.See More
Feb 19, 2009

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Seeking Candidates and Referrals for Chicago Area Positions!


I am currently seeking candidates for a number of sales executive opportunities I have available in the Chicago area. These opportunities vary in scope. I am seeking candidates with 2-3 years sales experience, all the way up to a seasoned vet.

Candidates must be from the printing industry, prefer commercial, and have book of business.

These opportunities are unique as they offer a sales representative the option to grow through expanded product offerings and greater managerial support. These factors = more money!

Please refer any candidates to me, Norma, at 312-920-0000 ext 8580 or

Feel free to pass on this information!

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Turn a Fixed Cost into A Variable Cost: The Economics of Flexible Staffing.

Making a permanent policy out of flexible staffing

All business is cyclical. An influx of new work can stretch the capacity of a plant and require a quick 'fix'—or longer—to fulfill contracts. This is not unusual in commercial printing when a customer has very specific, tight requirements for materials. Many smart companies have learned that it can be more cost-effective to maintain a lean staff and beef it up with flexible staffing when things are busy. It has an added benefit: it… Continue

Posted on April 30, 2009 at 4:30pm

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At 11:33am on July 28, 2008, Kelly Cooper said…
Hi Norma,

Thanks for inviting me as a friend. Let me know if I can be of assistance in any way.

Have a great week,
At 12:03pm on July 28, 2008, Joe Kukla said…
Hi Norma-
Thanks for touching base. As a Direct Mailing Printing & Envelope company, we're always looking for clients who buy Continuous Forms, Letters, Inserts & Envelopes. We may have a need for a CSR/Production person in the next couple months. Stay in touch and we may be able to benefit from one another.
Have a great day! Joe Kukla-Graphic Inds. 847-357-9870
At 1:36pm on August 12, 2008, Chad Wilson said…
Hi Norma,

Thanks for adding me, I look forward to helping you in any way i can.
At 11:48am on August 27, 2008, Cheryl Vermillion said…
Hi Norma,
As of now, I do not know of anyone looking for a position in that area. I will definitely keep my ears open though in case one comes up.
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At 11:56am on August 27, 2008, Robert Ohr said…
I almost responded with a smart ass answer until I saw you already had been talking with my sister. What do you like to do for fun. I take it you don't fish.
At 12:48pm on August 27, 2008, Asif Sheikh said…
Hi Norma,

Thanks, but I'll pass on your offer. I am happy with my current employer.

At 4:11pm on August 28, 2008, Julie said…
I do not know of anyone in that area. Best of luck to you in your search though. If I hear of anyone, I will certainly send them your way. --Julie
At 5:56pm on September 9, 2008, Kevin Waldvogel said…
Hi Norma,

I was wondering if you had any contacts in Milwaukee. I am was in sales.

Feel free to let me know.

At 12:31pm on September 16, 2008, Michael Pelletier said…
Well, the Prince of Print was also appropriate... I wear purple poorly however. Lilac I can swing.
At 11:16am on September 24, 2008, Dave Puntney said…
Hi Norma,
I dont know of anyone now, but will advise if I do.

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