19 10, 2017

How to Maximize Trade Show Social Media

By | 2017-10-19T09:50:50+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Trade Shows & Events|

Trade show social media is a great way to attract people to your booth. Unfortunately, most trade show vendors don’t use or at best underutilize social networks to share their show message. The question is, why? Is it lack of experience, time constraints, or disbelief in social media’s value at a show? Is it all [...]

18 10, 2017

Kyle’s Challenge

By | 2017-10-18T15:36:52+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Giving Back|

Kyle has worked for TKO Graphix for seven years. He previously worked for Plainfield Sign, and when Plainfield Sign became TKO Signs, Kyle came too. He has become part of the family. TKO has embraced him and his parents. One way teammates support him is by attending his Special Olympics softball games. Kyle has a [...]

16 10, 2017

What Does a Blank Truck Say About Your Company?

By | 2017-10-16T10:54:07+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

What does a  blank truck, without graphics say about your business? It might tell people more about you than you realize and it’s not all good. Missed Opportunities Fleets are rolling billboards. They’re one of the most effective forms of advertising, and every business vehicle without graphics loses this opportunity. The benefits of a vehicle [...]

13 10, 2017

The Top Ten Responsibilities of a Manager 

By | 2017-10-13T09:36:54+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Leadership Values|

Where do managers’ responsibilities lie? What are the priorities and what should be secondary? Understanding the hierarchy of management functions is fundamental to the success of any team. The importance of one task over another might vary by industry, organization, and culture but these ten responsibilities will always be at or near the top for [...]

12 10, 2017

My Top 4 Social Media Marketing Mistakes  

By | 2017-10-12T09:58:53+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Social Media & Networking|

I wanted to title this post, “4 Social Media Marketing Mistakes I’ve Made That You Can Avoid!” or “4 Social Media Marketing Mistakes I’ve Made and You Can Too!” But both titles are too long. Regardless of the title, my hope for this post is to help you avoid at least one of the SMM [...]

11 10, 2017

Is Your Hiring Process Getting in the Way?  

By | 2017-10-11T10:09:24+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Human Resources|

Is your hiring process too slow, cumbersome, and dysfunctional? Before you answer, consider this. What’s the purpose of your hiring process? Because if it’s to fill needed positions within your organization with the best candidates as soon as they’re needed (if not before), then anything that interferes with the purpose is counterproductive. Don’t Stop Reading [...]

9 10, 2017

The Local 440 Plumbers, Steamfitters, & HVAC Service Technicians 53 foot Trailer Wrap

By | 2017-10-09T10:16:48+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Featured Customers|

The Local 440 Plumbers, Steamfitters, & HVAC Service Technicians 53 foot trailer wrap is attention grabbing. The small image on this blog post doesn’t do it justice. It’s something to see. And, at least for me, it was an education. I was caught up in the background of waving flags, both USA and Indiana. The [...]

4 10, 2017

You Don’t Have to Jump on Every New Social Media Network Bandwagon

By | 2017-10-04T09:50:19+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Social Media & Networking|

There will always be the next big thing, the new social media network. Existing networks will continue to change, and people will alter how they use networks. With each new offering and change, whether it’s a new network, new applications for an existing network, or usage, there will be a buzz among marketers about how [...]