About Randy Clark

Randy Clark is the Director of Communications at TKO Graphix, where he blogs for TKO Graphix Brandwire. Randy is passionate about social media, leadership development, and flower gardening. He’s a beer geek and on weekends he can be found fronting the Rock & Roll band Under the Radar. He’s the proud father of two educators; he has four amazing grandchildren, and a wife who dedicates her time to helping others. Randy is the author of How to stay Ahead of Your Business Blog Forever and The New Manager's Workbook a crash course in effective management, and The Manager's Guide to Becoming a Leader He can be found on Twitter @RandyLyleClark, Facebook Randy Lyle Clark, and LinkedIn Randy Clark.

5 Things Top Consultants Do

Yes, there are more than 5 things top consultants do, but for me theses are the most essential. I was a successful salesperson for many years. Eventually, I moved into a leadership role. As I've said, it was a different world when I sold. It was the days of landlines and faxes. We set appointments [...]

By |2024-03-19T14:15:44+00:00March 12th, 2024|Sales and Marketing|Comments Off on 5 Things Top Consultants Do

The Health and Wellness Benefits of Hiking

So, what are the wellness benefits of hiking? For me, 30 minutes of hiking can wipe away eight hours of work-related stress. An hour in the woods renews and invigorates me. Two hours on my favorite trail, up and down hills, around two lakes, and dodging tree roots leave me physically and mentally in better [...]

By |2024-03-06T21:03:39+00:00March 7th, 2024|Interesting Stuff|Comments Off on The Health and Wellness Benefits of Hiking

How to Help Your Team One Member at a Time 

So, what do I know about how to help your team one team member at a time? It took me more years in management than I want to admit, learning to help my team rather than attempting to boss and bully. Fortunately, I did learn. Here are a few of the lessons. How to Help [...]

By |2024-03-05T14:47:25+00:00March 5th, 2024|Leadership|Comments Off on How to Help Your Team One Member at a Time 

Lifestyle Choices

My wife taught me about lifestyle choices. I thought I knew what it meant, but I didn't. A couple of years ago she lost nearly 20 pounds in less than a year. It wasn't unusual for old friends and acquaintances who hadn't seen her for a while to ask her if she was okay. She [...]

By |2024-02-24T18:56:09+00:00February 27th, 2024|Interesting Stuff|Comments Off on Lifestyle Choices

Are You Behind On Your Blog? How To Meet Your Deadlines Today!

So, are you behind on your blog? The better title for this post might have been How to Get Ahead of Your Blog because I will talk about that. However, I feel confident that most readers who see and read this title have a blog and are behind. I hope that doesn’t sound snarky or [...]

By |2024-02-21T18:49:17+00:00February 22nd, 2024|Writing|Comments Off on Are You Behind On Your Blog? How To Meet Your Deadlines Today!

10 Business Social Media Good Manners to Follow

While researching 10 business social media good manners, I found this article, 16 Forgotten Manners Every Parent Should Teach Their Child. I recommend sharing the article with your children, and if you use social media in business, share it with your team. Here are a few points from the article that you can use with kids [...]

By |2024-02-20T15:10:28+00:00February 20th, 2024|Sales and Marketing, Small Business|Comments Off on 10 Business Social Media Good Manners to Follow

The Next Big Thing in Blogging The Scanabilty Filter

Editor's note: While editing this post from Mr. Clark, I searched for a hyperlink to "The Scanabilty Filter – A New Way to Write." I didn't find one because there is no such thing, and this post is illogical. You can be certain the writer's tongue was held to his cheek throughout the entire post. Content marketing [...]

By |2024-02-15T14:11:01+00:00February 15th, 2024|Humor, Writing|Comments Off on The Next Big Thing in Blogging The Scanabilty Filter

How to Conduct Sales Meetings that Bring Results

How to conduct sales meetings that bring results might not be what you think. I work with businesses as a consultant. One small but growing company has retained me to work with twelve managers on leadership development. One of the managers worked with me twenty years ago. He’s the sales manager for this organization. Last [...]

By |2024-02-13T15:09:47+00:00February 13th, 2024|Sales and Marketing|Comments Off on How to Conduct Sales Meetings that Bring Results

How Many of These Collective Nouns Do You Know?

I saw a post about collective nouns last week and was surprised at my ignorance. I knew a three. Three. So, it was time to learn about collective nouns. Most of these animal collective nouns first appeared in the 14th and 15th centuries and were based on hunting. Yes, hunting. How many can you answer [...]

By |2024-02-04T16:01:43+00:00February 8th, 2024|Interesting Stuff|Comments Off on How Many of These Collective Nouns Do You Know?

Getting the Most Out of Working with Salespeople

Getting the most out of working with salespeople isn't always easy or possible. We’ve all had sales experiences that left a bad taste in our mouths, for example, Just Say No to Bad Sales Tactics. Most of us have dealt with salespeople that didn’t deliver the goods. And more than once, we’ve been disappointed when [...]

By |2024-02-06T14:51:18+00:00February 6th, 2024|Sales and Marketing|Comments Off on Getting the Most Out of Working with Salespeople
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