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Setting Up an Embroidery Business Structure

9/14/2018
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We welcome two embroidery experts this week! Our guest for the week is Joyce Jagger and she is The Embroidery Coach. To help us get the best information possible for you, we also welcome a guest host and show producer, Erich Campbell. We dive head first it the structure of an embroidery business and discuss things like, ricing, accounting methods, workflow and other foundation items you need in place for a successful embroidery business. Tune in to learn about setting up an embroidery...

Duration:00:53:53

Spectrum Designs, a Non-Profit with a High Purpose

9/7/2018
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On our show Friday we will interview Patrick Bardsley with Spectrum Designs. The company does more than $2 million in annual sales from a 7,400-square foot facility in Port Washington, Long Island. This non-profit employs 21 young adults with autism. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web page at 2Regularguys.com to check out show notes with lots of great links and additional...

Duration:00:58:59

Copyright and Trademark Law with Gordon Firemark

8/31/2018
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Have you ever wondered if a free design was actually free? What are the rules when it comes to art, digitizing and navigating the trials and tribulations of copyright and trademark law? Well the 2 Regular Guys are excited to have attorney, Gordon P Firemark joining us to figure out these questions and more. Gordon is an experienced attorney who also is the producer and host of Entertainment Law Update, a podcast for artists and professionals. Don’t miss your chance be involved in this...

Duration:01:10:22

Water Base Discharge vs Water Base Acrylics

8/24/2018
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We are welcoming into the show Jesse Martinez of Matsui International Company, Inc. to give us the low down on Water Based Screenprinting. We are going to talk about the systems available today, why a die-hard plastisol printer should give these new systems a look and more. Come to ask your question about water-based printing and learn a ton from an industry expert. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for...

Duration:00:53:01

How the Industry Learns

8/17/2018
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Join us as Aaron and Terry discuss the many ways that decorators learn their craft and learn about how to do business in the industry. Special guests, Marshall Atkinson and Tom Rauen discuss their upcoming ShirtLab event, followed by a round-robin discussion of education styles and the benefits they bring to decorators, joined by producer Erich Campbell. Listen in to find the best ways to learn and improve with the 2 Regular Guys! Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly...

Duration:01:16:24

The Foundations of Building a Business

8/10/2018
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Building or Rebuilding a Business? The 2 Regular Guys are going to be discussing a wide range of questions from branding, marketing, planning and all of the foundation pieces you must set or repair to have a successful business. Come to be part of the conversation, ask your questions and take away actionable tips you can start using right away. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web...

Duration:01:14:39

Embroidery, Marketing, NNEP and More

8/3/2018
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We are fortunate enough to welcome back Jennifer Cox, the President and Co-Founder of NNEP. Jennifer is an amazing resource in the industry and we are going to pick her brain on several topics from Embroidery, Marketing, The Latest News from NNEP and anything else she is willing to share with us. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web page at 2Regularguys.com to check out show notes...

Duration:01:06:40

Everything You Wanted to know about UV Printing

7/27/2018
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We welcome back to the show Don Copeland from ColDesi to give us an in depth review of the UV Printing technology available. We will discuss where this technology fits in our industry, what markets it is changing and what the future holds for UV Printing. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web page at 2Regularguys.com to check out show notes with lots of great links and additional...

Duration:01:11:47

Generational Change; Growing and Renewing a Family Business

7/20/2018
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This week we welcome in Erik Mickelson of Northwest Custom Apparel to talk about the changes he has been through while taking more of the reigns of his family business. Started in 1977 by his Father, Jim Mickelson, the company has been part of Erik’s life since he was a kid and has grown to 20 full-time employees to make this thriving embroidery business tick. Erik is now implementing procedures and policies to take the company from managing by "Jim and his Gang" to running a business...

Duration:00:59:32

Social Media is Not Non Profit with Kristine Shreve

7/13/2018
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We welcome back Kristine Shreve of EnMart to dig deeper into Social Media. She talks to us about why Social Media is not non profit and how you should be using social media and maximizing your marketing budget. This will be a great follow-up with Kristine to get you even better information about how to best use social media in your business to increase your reach. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for...

Duration:01:07:17

Helping Students… and Creating a Stream of Future Employees

7/6/2018
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This Friday we’ll have a conversation about ways to help high school and community college students learn a trade in the decorating industry, and help ourselves to build a stream of future employees. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web page at 2Regularguys.com to check out show notes with lots of great links and additional information, plus suggest some topics you would like to...

Duration:01:06:02

Why Social Media with Kristine Shreve

6/29/2018
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What is social media supposed to do for a business? Is it simply a passive tool and just expected to be there, or is it something that should be generating leads and business? If it’s the second, what do you need to do to make that happen? Kristine Shreve from EnMart joins us after a last minute cancellation to answer these questions and give us a primer so we will be ready to talk social media with her again on the 13th. This is the must catch Part 1 of the Series. Thanks for listening and...

Duration:01:06:44

Craft vs. Industry: The Home Market's Affect on Professional Decoration

6/23/2018
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We are talking Prosumer, Crafters, Hobbyists or whatever you call that booming market. How do they affect the industry and what can we learn? Is the hobbyist competition to the professional decorator? Does the crafter add or detract from the overall decoration marketplace? We’ll dig into the subject. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web page at 2Regularguys.com to check out show...

Duration:01:17:20

Lean Start Up, Selling and Marketing

6/15/2018
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Tune in to learn how to get your own business going via the lean startup method. We will talk side hustles, outsourcing and how you can start a successful business or expand your current business by focusing on the selling, marketing and your website. We will have Vic Awtry from iPersonalyze on the show to discuss this with us. Vic had years of experience in the promotional products industry and also own a company production website, Facebook Stores and more for people with a great online...

Duration:01:02:49

Reaching Your Current and Future Customers: Are Conventions Still Viable

6/8/2018
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Today we want to talk about Reaching Your Customer - Current and Future. In the past most of us have clung to the concept of conventions and shows. But today and in the near future, are there better ways to reach your customers? What are some other options to explore? Dane Clement and Jay Busselle will be joining in on the conversation to give their opinions. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to...

Duration:01:14:08

Top 10 Niche Markets for DTG Decorators

6/1/2018
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The 2 Regular Guys have put together their own Top 10 List of Niche Markets specifically for the direct-to-garment decorator. This show will be a lead in to the weekend DTG Academy in Franklin Lakes, NJ (outside NYC) at EquipmentZone.com Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web page at 2Regularguys.com to check out show notes with lots of great links and additional information, plus...

Duration:01:09:49

Understanding Who Your Customer Really Is

5/25/2018
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It is extremely important to understanding who your customer is. On this episode, Aaron Montgomery explains to us how some companies are missing the boat, what to do instead. We also explore why this matters and what you can do to improve your business. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web page at 2Regularguys.com to check out show notes with lots of great links and additional...

Duration:01:02:37

Marketing & Social Media with Jay Busselle

5/18/2018
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Learn Social Media and Marketing from one of the best in Jay Busselle. He has been a pioneer in our industry when it comes to social media, starting the ever popular Twitter Chat #promochat and is always on the cutting edge. Get some great tips from Jay, Erich and Terry on this weeks show. Thanks for listening and we pleased to bring you this weekly show without major rants, lecturing or selling. We would love for you to visit our web page at 2Regularguys.com to check out show notes with...

Duration:01:10:35

All-Over Printing with Sublimation with Peter Daneyko

5/11/2018
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All-Over Printing with Sublimation is growing, the fashion market has embraced it as a decorating technique and we are excited to talk to a guest who is in the thick of it. Peter Daneyko of Poppy Digital Artistry is in the thick of it. He and his partners hold the patent on this process and they have a very unique approach to partnering with their licensees. Everything you need to know about being successful with All-Over Printing with Sublimation. Thanks for listening and we pleased to...

Duration:01:04:45

Price for Profit with Marshall Atkinson

5/4/2018
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Marshall Atkinson is joining us for the full duration this week and we are going to talk about his recently released book in detail, Price for Profit. We will talk all of the strategies that screen printing companies can use to get a better handle on their costs, figure out a price that works for them and is not just an average of all of the shops around them, and how to increase your brand value. These will be all of the tips you need to price for profit in your business, not just price for...

Duration:01:01:16