Join us for a knowledge-packed episode of the 2 Regular Guys Podcast, featuring industry veteran Charlie Taublieb. With 47 years of experience in the business, Charlie is a treasure trove of insights and expertise. Aaron and Terry will discuss Charlie’s rich journey in the industry, exploring key moments and experiences that have shaped his perspective. From his extensive summer road trips connecting with industry professionals to his upcoming seminars, Charlie offers a unique perspective on industry trends and tips. Discover valuable takeaways that apply to both newcomers and seasoned professionals in the world of decoration and printing. Charlie’s golden nuggets of advice and observations will inspire, inform, and elevate your understanding of the industry. Whether you’re looking for trends to watch, tips for success, or simply seeking to expand your industry knowledge, this episode with Charlie Taublieb is a must-listen.
Outsourcing in the decoration industry. Discover the why and when of outsourcing and the benefits it offers, from introducing new decoration methods to focusing on core competencies and navigating production peaks. In this week’s show, we will also explore the challenges of outsourcing and guide you through the considerations necessary to make informed decisions about outsourcing. How can you find the right vendor and engage in essential conversations to ensure a successful partnership? Whether you’re contemplating outsourcing to expand your services or optimize your production process, this episode offers invaluable insights and strategies to maximize your success. Join Aaron, Terry, and Erich as they share their expertise and experiences in the dynamic world of outsourcing within the decoration industry.
Abby Clarke from Transfer Express joins the 2 Regular Guys. Abby brings valuable insights gained from her experience and her passion for customer engagement. Tune in to gain fresh perspectives and industry insights that can enhance your approach to sales within the world of apparel decoration.
We’ll explore the facets of the industry that have captured Abby’s fascination and how she integrates customer feedback into her approach to sales and customer engagement. Discover effective strategies she has mastered for building strong client relationships and driving sales in the ever-evolving landscape of apparel decoration.
We welcome back Theresa Hegel, Editor for Counselor/ASI Media. Theresa will provide valuable insights into the industry landscape through a discussion of the ASI/Counselor State of the Industry report. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the current trends shaping the decorated apparel and promotional products industry and explore its journey from the challenges of the past to the opportunities of the present. Discover the fascinating details behind the industry’s recent experiences, rebound, and recovery, and get ready to navigate the future with informed strategies. We are excited to welcome be back taking a deep dive into the State of the Industry report’s statistics and strategies that can empower and enhance your business decisions.
Join Terry Combs and Aaron Montgomery in exploring the concept of participation within the industry. They share personal anecdotes, insights, and lessons learned from their own experiences, emphasizing the importance of sharing knowledge, building relationships, and growing together. From the early days of secretive practices to the present era of open collaboration, they explore how participation has evolved and why it’s more crucial than ever. They also discuss the human instincts of competition, the unique strengths that make each business special, and the rewarding feeling of helping others succeed. Tune in for a rich conversation filled with humor, wisdom, and a genuine passion for the industry.