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Turning the Spotlight on History and Direct Mail

Posted in USPS, Postal Service, Stamps, Sales, postal news, postal, post office, Every Door Direct Mail, mail, direct mail, lighthouse by yourpostalpodcast on August 13th, 2013

Boston Harbor Lighthouse keeper Sally Snowman is the U.S. Coast Guard's only resident lighthouse keeper. USPS Business Solutions Specialist Marcela Juarez-Rivera provides an Every Door Direct Mail seminar -- in Spanish -- at the Denver Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

In this episode, we shine a light on the history behind new lighthouse postage stamps as well as the important role Every Door Direct Mail can play in promoting small businesses in diverse communities.

The program begins with an inside look at the oldest of the New England Coastal Lighthouses depicted on the new Forever Stamps from the full-time keeper of the Boston Harbor Lighthouse
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Next you'll hear how the Postal Service's Colorado sales force is helping business owners learn that Every Door Direct Mail is a perfect advertising vehicle in any language.

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Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to visit Your Postal Blog for daily updates on all things postal.

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Turning the Spotlight on History and Direct Mail, transcript

Posted in USPS, Postal Service, Sales, postal news, postal, post office, Every Door Direct Mail, mail, direct mail, lighthouse by yourpostalpodcast on August 13th, 2013

Transcript for the August 2013 show.

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Doggone — Every Door Direct Mail really works!

Posted in USPS, Letter Carrier, Clerk, postal news, Every Door Direct Mail, dog by yourpostalpodcast on August 6th, 2012

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The dog days of summer continue in the August edition of Your Postal Podcast, with a story about a dog who was reunited with its Florida owners thanks to Every Door Direct Mail.

You'll also hear about two Iowa clerks who transitioned to city carrier jobs as the Postal Service's network consolidation progresses.

A roundup of postal headlines concludes the program -- along with a chance to win a free collectible folio featuring the new Forever Stamps commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.

For a transcript of this podcast click here.

Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to visit Your Postal Blog for daily updates on all things postal.

Photos: (left) Rather than say, "Goodbye Norma Jean," to their lost dog, her owners turned to Every Door Direct Mail in an effort to reach the neighborhood where the lost dog was last seen -- with heartwarming results. (Right): Loose dogs are but one of the many challenges successfully faced by Sioux City, IA, City Carriers Bob Myer and Michelle Glant after transitioning from jobs as clerks.

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Doggone — Every Door Direct Mail really works! — Transcript

Posted in Uncategorized, USPS, Letter Carrier, Stamps, postal news, Every Door Direct Mail, dog by yourpostalpodcast on August 6th, 2012

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All the President’s Letters

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Washington Post reporter Eli Saslow has authored a book about President Obama's correspondence with Americans via the mail.

The April 2012 edition of Your Postal Podcast kicks off with stories behind the letters sent by ten Americans to the President of the United States -- and his mailed replies.

You'll also hear a continuation of our recent visit with the actor who plays "Al the letter carrier" in the popular USPS commercials.

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A dancing chicken plays a role in one of three new USPS commercials featuring Mike Bradecich as "Al the Letter Carrier."

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All the President’s Letters, Transcript

Click here for a transcript of the April 2012 edition of Your Postal Podcast.

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46th Edition

Exclusive: Meet 'Al' on the set of his new USPS commercials, and a New Hampshire Mail Handler with 52 years of service -- and counting

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You'll visit the Hollywood set of the newest Postal Service commercials to meet the actor who portrays "Al the Letter Carrier" on this month's edition of Your Postal Podcast. The new television ads begin airing this week, and Your Postal Podcast has an exclusive behind-the-scenes interview with Mike Bradecich, who has now filmed 19 commercials as "Al." The latest ads promote USPS's Every Door Direct Mail service.

This month's other feature story celebrates a New Hampshire mail handler's postal career that spans seven decades. You'll also hear a brief roundup of recent postal headlines.

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Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to also visit www.YourPostalBlog.com for daily updates about all things postal.

Photo: Mike Bradecich takes a break from filming his latest USPS commercial in Los Angeles.

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