23 02, 2017

Manage Projects Lead People

By | February 23rd, 2017|Leadership Values|

When I was a young manager, I picked up a bad habit of treating people like projects. I became convinced that if something worked with one person, it should work on everyone. I thought I could create a bullet-pointed plan to be used with every individual on my team. Later I called it project people [...]

20 02, 2017

Are Your Vehicle Graphics Lost in the Crowd?

By | February 20th, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Are your vehicle graphics lost in the crowd or do they stand out and rise above the clutter of advertising bombarding prospects as they cruise American highways and byways? The good news is vehicle graphics receive between 30,000 and 70,000 impressions per day making them the most cost effective form of advertising. Why Haven't You [...]

17 02, 2017

Why I love Indianapolis and Why You Will Too

By | February 17th, 2017|Indianapolis Events|

This post is for new residents of Indianapolis or someone considering moving here. Indianapolis is a great place to live, and I’m not the only one who thinks so. Chances are you’ll love Indianapolis too. “In ten top 10 lists from various publications on several topics, Indy ranked number one on four of the lists [...]

16 02, 2017

How to Create Volunteerism Buy-in

By | February 16th, 2017|Wellness|

I’m privileged to organize two annual events at TKO Graphix, a blood drive for the Indiana Blood Center  (Next Monday 2/20/17 from 9 am until 11:30 am, join us!) and the Salvation Army Indiana Angel Tree Toy Drive. Both are near and dear to my heart, but what’s more important is that many TKO teammates are [...]

15 02, 2017

Knockout Smoking

By | February 15th, 2017|Wellness|

We asked a few of our TKO Teammates, who have smoked and quit, to share their stories in the hopes that it might help those on our team that smoke to take the plunge to becoming tobacco free!   Becky Maners How long did you smoke? “Since I was 16-years-old.” How much did you smoke, [...]

13 02, 2017

Photo Blog: Richmond Exteriors Vehicle Advertising

By | February 13th, 2017|Featured Customers|

Richmond Exteriors has been helping homeowners and businesses for nearly 30 years in the Greater Indianapolis Area. Founded in 1987 as Richmond Gutters with one employee, Bill Richmond, it’s grown past gutters to be full-service exterior remodeler servicing residential and commercial interests from Indianapolis to their office in Louisville, KY. Richmond Exteriors is a company [...]

10 02, 2017

How to Network Customers and What You’re Missing When You Don’t

By | February 10th, 2017|Social Media & Networking|

There’s a lot of talk about networking, such as, Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Networking. A more appropriate title may have been Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Networking, almost. There are articles on where to network, how to network, and what to do after, but they don’t cover everything. They don't [...]

8 02, 2017

Is It Time to Quit Tobacco?

By | February 8th, 2017|Wellness|

I quit tobacco in 1997. It’s been 20 years since I last took a drag on a Newport. At my peak, I smoked three packs a day. I survived, but there are lingering effects from my 20 plus years of tobacco use. I‘m luckier than many. My lungs haven’t been eaten alive by cancer; emphysema [...]