Recession Cards

I think the last thing anyone wants to hear right now is another comment about “this economy” or the “current financial climate”. But I think this response from Ogilvy is fresh and clever. They designed a series of undersized business cards to save on printing costs, and printed each of them with thought-provoking messages in order to drive traffic to, a site “offering smart strategies to deal with the downturn”.

Ogilvy Cards 01

Ogilvy Cards 02

Check out a few more pictures of the cards right here.

via Bēhance twitter


Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now splits her time between developing brand identities for small businesses and soaking up (and passing along) as much inspiration as she possibly can.

Articles: 4967