Check out this cool tool I ran across the other day … it’s an SMS business card (http://contxts.com) – very handy if you are out & about networking and for some crazy reason, forgot your business card. Because that can happen – but how often do you forget to bring your cell phone?
Here’s the explanation form their website:
Contxts a way to make meaningful connections while out & about. Business cards are so 2007. What with the environment in shambles do you really want to be that guy who is handing out chopped up pieces of bleached trees? We here at Contxts.com think that our site will solve this problem and more. By using SMS, built into every mobile phone, you can easily and rapidly distribute your credentials.
– Exchange all of your professional information with a single text message
– Keep all of your professional contacts organized in one place
– It’s eco-friendly (txt messages don’t kill polar bears)
– Rid yourself of “old school” business cards
– Link with other professionals