Design is all very fine in a business card, but what about your positioning? How is your business unique when compared to other businesses? And how does it help the receiver of the card?
Graphic Design That's Not National Geographic!
Some people stuff everything into their card design. Your business card is not a map; it's often the first impression people get of your business. Which is why simplicity pays. Follow the principle of 3.
What do you need? What can you drop? Which number is most important? Which pieces of information do you group together? Do you really need that postal address or can you relegate it to your letterhead (where you have more space). Take hard decisions and keep only what's totally necessary to get in touch with you.
Everyone knows a picture says more than a thousand words, yet they fail to apply it in real life. Visual branding is extremely important. Look at McDonalds–