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branded content, GO LIVE, live video, Marketing, streaming, SZERDS -

SAN DIEGO- Szerletich Design Solutions announced today the Beta launch of GO LIVE. GO LIVE is a branded live video service bundle. 

In this bundle is the software needed to stream live to Facebook Live, Twitch, YouTube, YouTube Gaming, SmashCast, Mixer, Daily Motion,,, Twitter, Periscope, and any custom server.

This one stop service bundle also includes:

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Client Gift, Ethics, Laura Kandewen, Soldier Girl, Strategic Gifting, SZERDS -

Holiday Soldier Girl Apparel Sale, now through 12/31! 20% OFF!

Having just retired from the Army, Laura is continuing her literary career and launching the "Soldier Girl T-Shirt" line. Laura's vision for Soldier Girl T-Shirt is to inspire everyone to live their best lives. In the end, we are all Soldiers on the battlefield in search of our true destiny.

View her collection available exclusively at here:

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Client Gift, Conventional Print, DC550, Dodson Designs, Event gift bags, Giveaway, items, Marketing, Pitch and Rudder, Strategic Gifting, SZERDS, The Spoils of War, UV Print -

Top 5 Client Gift Ideas that Don’t Suck

Client gifting, or what I like to call, “Strategic Gifting” is an against-the-grain sneaky-squirrel weapon of real influencers. It allows individuals and businesses alike to boost retention rates, referrals, and ROI like few other tactics.

“Are gifts really the answer?” … “But what gifts do I give?”

Great questions.

Your clients, prospects, and employees yearn for an authentic and meaningful connection to your brand. Just being in front of them on social media is no longer enough, consumers demand more, and we have to provide that to them or we are doomed to be forgotten and left behind.

Most would agree that relationships are important. So why then, do we all send the same recycled, generic gifts or God forbid promotional products… to our clients? Sending a promotional product, branded with your logo, to a client, is like attempting to turn them into a billboard or a NASCAR car. That’s not appreciation, generosity, or very thoughtful at all, in fact... it sucks!

For your gifts to be received well you must first know your client. It’s helpful to list their likes and don’t likes and other personal things you know about them when selecting the right gift. You don’t want to send wine to a recovering alcoholic, nuts to someone with an allergy, etc…

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Event gift bags, Giveaway, items -

Merchants use giveaways for at least three primary reasons: First, it helps to create awareness for your brand. Second, it helps to engage your audience, and third, giveaways help to generate leads.

Our team at Szerds has helped numerous brands and businesses run giveaways. Consider our services the next time you want to package and deliver some prizes to a lucky contestant. In the meanwhile, here are four tips that you will want to consider to host a successful giveaway.

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Justin Szerletich, former Marine Corps Infantryman, turned public servant, turned entrepreneur, will be appearing on the top-rated show “BISTalk Radio” on July 3, 2018, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm, to discuss his life experiences, entrepreneurial journey, and unique insight into the power of meaningful gift-giving to strengthen and maintain remarkable relationships with clients and employees.

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