DAX Kansas City 2017 Live Show

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. On this week’s show, Terry and Aaron will be coming to you Live from THE Party at DAX Kansas City 2017. We will be streaming live on Friday at 5PM talking to attendees, exhibitors and other folks hanging around the 20th Anniversary DAX Party. With day 1 in the books, we are excited to learn what is new, what is coming and what people want out of the DAX show. We will also be asking them where they were 20 years ago and if they thought they would be in our industry.

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Simple Marketing Tips

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. On this week’s show, Terry “interviewed” Aaron about his suggestions for simple marketing tips. We are going to cover some strategies for creating a marketing plan, managing your social media and email marketing. You will leave this podcast with some great tools that you can put to work immediately.

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Promo Kitchen Megacast – Podcasting 101 and More

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. On this week’s show, we are teaming up with the folks over at Promo Kitchen to bring you a Megacast to discuss all things podcasting. We are going to be joined by Marshall Atkinson and Mark Graham to discuss with them the why, how and what of podcasting. What does it do for your business, how do you get started and what it takes to get it out to the world. This is a great episode to join live so you can ask questions you have about podcasting. Also be sure to check out the simulcast and other great shows offered over at http://www.promokitchen.org/podcast/.

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Coming to the Garment Decorating Industry as a Traditional Graphic Designer

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. On this week’s show, we welcome in James Beck who is a Graphic Designer at Lion Brothers. James has a degree in Graphic Design from Newbury College in Boston, MA and we are going to discuss with him how he got into garment decorating, and what the differences are from what he expected out of college. This will give us all some great insight on how our industry is viewed from the outside and also help us understand design mentality.

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Movie Prop Business with Erich Campbell

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. Erich Campbell of Black Duck Screen Printing and Embroidery is going to join us to talk about the thriving movie prop business in Albuquerque, New Mexico as well as what the process is like when working with movie and TV production teams to outfit them in customer wear. Erich always has wonderful insight about a lot of things so we will pick his brain!

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The Latest from Screen Printing Magazine

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. We welcome into the show Kiersten Wones who is the associate editor for Screen Printing and Big Picture magazines. Kiersten shares with us what is happening at ST Media, what we can expect from future editions of Screen Printing Magazine and shares insight with us as to what it is like to cover SGIA as a member of the media. Hear all about the latest from Screen Printing Magazine.

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Can you really screen print with Coffee Grounds?

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. As many of you know, but Terry and Aaron are fans of coffee and our 2 Regular Guys Coffee Mugs are a hit with all the REGGIE awards winners. When we came across Coffee Printed on Twitter we just knew we needed to have them on to talk about their process. This will be a fun coffee-fueled discussion where we ask the question; Can you really screen print with Coffee Grounds? PLUS we will be announcing the 2016 REGGIE Awards Categories.

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Screen Printing Chemicals Deep Dive with Alan Howe

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. We welcome back Alan Howe of Saati USA Chemical Division to the show. Alan has shared a great deal of information with us over time and this week we are going to learn all about screen printing chemicals. We are going to cover topics ranging from telling the difference between screen wash and ink removers to dealing with the safety concerns and storage of chemicals. Alan will tell us about how to adhere to rules and regulations all while providing your customers the best screens possible because you are using the correct chemicals.

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Don’t Turn Away Work – Contract It Out

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. This show will focus on the finer points of working with a contract company. All too often we tell our customers, sorry we can’t do that for them and give them the reason to go up the street to your competitor. We want to talk to you about how to best contract it out and make the process as easy as possible for you. We will bring Greg Kitson onto the show from Mind’s Eye Graphics who is a long time contract decorator to share details about what to expect, what questions to ask and what the best practices are when working with a contract decorator.

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2 Regular Guys Podcast

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. For International Podcast Day (#PodcastDay), we are going to let you behind the scenes at the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. We will discuss our backgrounds and what lead us to the industry. We will also share some stories about our friendship, where the Podcast thing came from and how the name “2 Regular Guys” came to be. Also, we will share with you where the 2 Regular Guys Podcast is going and what is our vision for the future.

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