Time after time I hear stories about company’s scrambling to find the next manager because the current leader gave two days’ notice…an hour ago. I hear stories about poor management micro-managers, bullies who use intimidation as a motivator, do as I say not as I do bosses, and more. I hear about the difficulty in […]
Most larger cities in the USA have nicknames. Some have several, for example; Indianapolis has been called the Circle City, Naptown, and the Racing Capitol of the World. Nicknames have been created by truckers travelling across the county as well as the inhabitants of the cities. Do you think you know the nicknames of 10 […]
After decades of using an antiquated credit card system, the US is finally catching up to the rest of the first world. Due to mounting security risks, financial institutions have finally decided our current “swipe and sign” card system is no longer safe. Here’s the new way you will be paying retailers.
What are EMV Chip Cards?
When I was younger I had anger management issues. One of my triggers was driving. Other drivers didn’t meet my expectations. Go figure. I embarrassed my wife and I’m certain I put myself in danger. Not a thoughtful strategy, is it? That all changed when I got a company car. Suddenly I was driving an […]
TKO Team Talk is a chance to get to know us—one team member at a time. It’s a glimpse behind the curtain. In this series, we ask individual teammates four questions. The questions are designed to share insights into the family of TKO companies and reveal a little about the people behind the brand.
Tina is […]
Indianapolis has become a convention destination city. In a poll conducted by USA Today, 10 Best Convention Cities, Indianapolis was ranked number one.“In 2012, 26 million people visited the city. Occupancy at Downtown’s 7,100 hotel rooms was 70.3 percent in 2013, up from 68.5 percent in 2012.” — Indianapolis Star. Those numbers continue to grow. Indy must […]
Historically, cottage industry has been considered home-based work, such as sewing, assembling, and light manufacturing. Product based home industry continues to thrive. It’s an important part of emerging nations economy and has been adopted by the arts. But there’s another point of view. Is cottage industry defined by producing tangible products alone or is providing […]
Thanks for asking. There’s not one cut and dried answer to your question. There are several factors to be considered.
Type of font
Size of vehicle
Color of vehicle
Any combination of font style, size, and color can and will affect the readability of vehicle graphics. The key to effective fleet graphic design is combining appearance with legibility. There […]
Vehicle Wraps Advertise
Unless you live off the grid, never drive, and don’t visit the city, you know there is a lot of advertising on vehicles these days. Most company vehicles share graphics—from cut decals to full wraps. Vehicle graphics have been added to the brand unification checklist for most marketing initiatives and for good […]