The Key Point Blog


Keith Haas

These managers are a driving force for productive in-person and hybrid work environments

In a recent study released earlier this year, people reported that they valued workplaces that promoted their wellbeing over their want of fair pay and flexibility. We discuss here the duties of a Chief Happiness Officer as well as how someone in this position can help to encourage employee mental wellness and reduce burn out.



Greg Cholmondeley

New research uncovers challenges and opportunities in the production print market

More detailed analysis shows that in-plants are more likely to use print MIS features for workflow management and fulfillment. In contrast, commercial PSPs tend to primarily use print MIS for estimating.



Lisa Brown

Sharp holds five regional strategic events to showcase its range of technologies

Sharp is amid a five-city dealer road show (Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Anaheim, and Philadelphia) designed to serve as touchpoints for the company to personally meet with its channel partners across the US.



Carl Schell

Yet another excellent example of blending print and managed IT services to great success

I met Kyle Ruhland earlier this year at the Kyocera REIMAGINE 2022 Dealer Conference. After only a minute of intro pleasantries and laughs, I knew he’d make an outstanding guest on an episode of The Key Point Podcast even if I had zero clue what we could discuss.



Mark DiMattei

Why people are starting to act their wage

There’s a new boogieman creeping into corporate lingo to take the place of the Great Resignation: quiet quitting. We discuss here what quiet quitting actually means, some reasons for its apparent growth in businesses, as well as how the future of office culture will change.



Johnny Shell

New developments are closing in on analog print volumes

Since the introduction of DTG over 20 years ago, the biggest complaint from screen printers has been that “it’s too slow”—but these newer systems may just be the decisive factor for many.



Eve Padula

The strategic use of a traditional media can create a new outcome

Keypoint Intelligence’s most recent Transactional Communications study asked businesses to rank the importance of various business objectives in relation to their future transactional communication strategies. We discuss here some of the key points of our research as well as the benefits of an omni-channel approach to communication.



Sam Keller

Summarizing the printing industry, current trends, and his growth as a researcher

With 35 years of experience in the printing industry, Johnny Shell is recognized as an industry leader.



Mark DiMattei

How to keep your data secure in hybrid environments

Keypoint Intelligence has been tracking how things have changed since the pandemic, first in our Future Office study and now in the Future of Work survey. We take a look at cybersecurity measures companies are investing in for their new environments as well as some key points regarding data security in this infographic.



Kris Alvarez

The two have us closing in on a potentially massive tech and business revolution

Things like machine learning algorithms being used in climate modeling to the launches of text-to-image models like DALL-E 2 and Stable Diffusion are really showcasing the rate at which AI implementation is expanding.