July 11th, 2014 Show Notes – Finding GOOD Education in the Industry

Finding Good EducationJuly 11th Show Audio

Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. We are in the middle of summer and there is no better time than the present to make sure you are at the top of your game when it comes to perfecting your craft. Aaron and Terry are going to discuss different education platforms that are available to you out there and discuss how to digest all the masses of information that is out there. From seminars, to classes to books and more. Here are the notes about finding GOOD education in our industry.

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Terry Combs’ Vine

Finding GOOD Education in the Industry

Terry Combs – Direct-to-Garment: A Practical Guide to Starting Your Own T-Shirt Business
Terry Combs – Screen Printing: A Practical Guide to Starting Your Own T-Shirt Business
Scott and Pat Fresener – How to Print T-Shirts for Fun and Profit

Open House/Specialty Seminars
Aaron, you’ve put together several specialty seminars. Talk to us about some of those events and what your attendees learn.

You do classes across the country. Talk about your classes and other classes out there in the industry.
Terry Combs Classes

Trade Show Seminars
Talk a bit about your own seminars and the trade show seminar circuit in general.

Aaron, you’re an online tech kind of guy. What’s your take on the educational value of the forums?

I know you have some opinions on YouTube videos. – Anyone with a video camera or a phone! Limited experience… and sharing it!

Articles in Magazines and on Company Websites
I know you’ve been writing articles for trade magazines lately. What is the educational value do you think of the trade magazines?
Aaron Article List

Buying a Business and Getting Training by the Former Owner
I know you sold a screen printing business once. Lots of businesses are sold with the promise of training. What’s your experience with this education method?


  1. ASI Chicago – July 15th – 17th
  2. Denver NGN Show – July 18th – 19th
  3. ISS Las Vegas – August 3rd – 5th
  4. St. Louis NGN Show – August 8th – 9th
  5. Embroidery Mart Nashville – August 15th – 16th
  6. Sourcing at MAGIC – August 17th – 20th

Other News/Events

  1. Complete Screen Printing Business Course – Atlas Screen Supply in Chicago – September 13-14, 2014

Terry’s Book – Screen Printing: A Practical Guide to Starting Your Own T-Shirt Business Just $4.95 as an e-book.

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