You've probably heard the saying, "You never get a second chance to make a first impression." As nerve-wracking as that thought is, we happen to believe there's truth behind this old adage. And, it couldn't be more applicable than in Los Angeles — the land of high-stakes interviews, important red carpet events, competitive coworkers, and impressionable clients.
So, how do you make sure you're not praying for that do-over that will never come your way? It's even easier than crafting an elevator pitch. Step one: Get some cool business cards made. Step two: Hand them out with abandon. See? We told you it was simple! For inspiration, click through to peek 30 badass business cards, all from local creatives. From photographers and filmmakers to boutique owners and writers, these guys know a thing or two about commanding attention from the get-go. Are you taking notes?