2 12, 2016

Good and Bad Holiday Business Marketing

By | 2016-12-02T09:13:38+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Last Holiday season I received cards, emails, and promotional gifts from several vendors and business associates. Two stood out in my mind, but for different reasons. One was memorable for its sincerity and the other for its crassness. How do your business partners and customers perceive your holiday business correspondence? The Good, the Bad, and [...]

4 11, 2016

Mark the Date Small Business Saturday is November 26th

By | 2016-11-04T09:19:55+00:00 November 4th, 2016|Small Business Matters, Uncategorized|

For many years, TKO Graphix has supported Small Business Saturday. We may not be a retail outlet, but we started in 1985 with one employee. That’s a small business. Many of our valued customers are small businesses. They’ve been integral to our growth. But it’s not only us; small business is the backbone of America. They [...]

21 10, 2016

Touched by Cancer: Nick Musselwhite

By | 2016-10-21T13:08:21+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

The American Cancer Society estimates there will be 1,685,210 new cases of cancer in America by the end of 2016. Of those cases, 595,690 will be fatal. -- Cancer Facts and Figures 2016. Keep in mind these are new cases not preexisting. Cancer touches almost everyone, and if it hasn't touched you, the chances are it will. [...]

29 09, 2016

B2B Acronym and Initialism Cheat Sheet

By | 2016-09-29T12:06:01+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Small Business Matters, Uncategorized|

The world is full of initialisms and acronyms. There have been times I’ve sat in a meeting and heard an initialism that I didn’t know, yet was too self-conscious to ask. I was at a writer’s workshop the first time I heard AA referred to for copy editing. I got online and looked it up during the meeting. It's [...]

4 08, 2016

Grammar, Your Going to Make Mistakes

By | 2016-08-04T09:13:59+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Social Media & Networking, Uncategorized|

I know, the title should be you're not your. Last week I published this mistake in a blog, “There ready to help you.” It should’ve been “They’re ready to help you.” A co-worker pointed out my poor grammar, and I changed it. I know the difference, but I missed it. I missed it more than [...]

23 06, 2016

TKO Quiz: How Much do You Know About Fish?

By | 2016-06-23T10:14:18+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|TKO Quiz, Uncategorized|

  [separator style_type="shadow" top_margin="10" bottom_margin="10" sep_color="" icon="" width="" class="" id=""] [separator style_type="shadow" top_margin="10" bottom_margin="10" sep_color="" icon="" width="" class="" id=""] * Information compiled from Indianapolis Facts  and Encyclopedia.com Indianapolis How did you do? Do you know Indianapolis as well as you thought you did? Were you surprised by any of the answers? Let us [...]

8 02, 2016

Vehicle Graphics Form, Function, and Fun

By | 2016-02-08T09:36:00+00:00 February 8th, 2016|Uncategorized, Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

How often are we asked to choose between form, function, and fun? Several years ago I broke my hand playing basketball and was offered a Fiberglass cast. No longer was I limited to an austere white plaster cast, but a fiberglass cast with a choice of colors. What Color Would you choose? I chose Indianapolis [...]