About Randy Clark

Randy Clark is the Director of Communications at TKO Graphix, where he regularly blogs for TKO's Brandwire. Randy is passionate about social media, leadership development, and flower gardening. He is a beer geek and, on weekends, he fronts the rock band, Under The Radar. He is the proud father of one educator, one principal, has four amazing grandchildren, and a public speaker wife who puts up with him. His twitter handle is: @randyclarktko, Facebook: Randy Clarktko, Google+: Randy Clark on G+
15 03, 2017

Where Does Becoming a Leader Begin?

By | 2017-03-15T09:27:43+00:00 March 15th, 2017|Leadership Values|

There’s an old adage that you can’t love another until you love yourself. The same principle is true for leadership. Becoming a leader begins with you. Once Upon a Time… As a young manager, I approached my general manager with the idea of promoting a member of my team. My general manager listened patiently and [...]

13 03, 2017

How to Coordinate a Major Fleet Graphics Rebrand

By | 2017-03-13T09:29:24+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Beginning at the end of 2016 and ending in the spring of 2017, TKO Graphix rebranded more than 18,000 semi tractor-trailers for one organization. I’ll let that sink in. We de-identified the existing trailers removing the old graphics as well as identification. We prepared the vehicles for new adhesive vinyl application, and we installed the [...]

10 03, 2017

How to Hold Yourself Accountable for Accountability

By | 2017-03-10T09:48:47+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Leadership Values|

According to a Harvard Business Review Report, 46% of managers are terrible at holding staff accountable, One out of every two managers is terrible at accountability. I’m surprised. I thought it would be higher. I’ve seldom seen managers good at accountability, including me, for most of my management career. How’s that Plan Working for you? [...]

9 03, 2017

How Negativity Adversely Affects Your Health  

By | 2017-03-09T09:17:18+00:00 March 9th, 2017|Wellness|

For most of my adult life, I’ve believed one’s outlook affects one's health. My unscientific observation has been that pessimistic people have more illnesses and ailments than the folks who see the brighter side of life. I wholeheartedly believe part of the difference is self-fulfilling, and some of it is the harm negativity does to [...]

8 03, 2017

Why You Should Meet for Coffee More Often  

By | 2017-03-08T09:34:18+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Social Media & Networking|

I make quarterly plans. My plans cover the many tasks I’m privileged to do at TKO Graphix —leadership, blogging, video, PR, social media, and more. I also cover outside activities like networking. In my first quarter goals for 2017 my networking action plan is to attend two networking events and two meet-for-coffees per month. So, [...]

6 03, 2017

Photo Blog: OrangeTheory Fitness Wrap

By | 2017-03-06T09:36:44+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Featured Customers|

Wow, this vehicle wrap pops! And that may be an understatement. The OrangeTheory Fitness wrap has it all: branded colors and fonts, white lettering on the orange background that stands out. The design fades effectively from the branded orange to images of trainers and members. Like I said, this wrap pops. Why the OrangeTheory Fitness [...]