The Silver Lining of Franchise Marketing and Operational Shifts in 2020
When COVID-19 lockdowns and travel restrictions went into effect in March 2020, franchise professionals needed to pivot quickly to alter lead generation efforts which focused on leading candidates toward in-person meetings. Now that we have implemented several months of modified franchise marketing and sales tactics, we can see that some of these changes are actually systemic improvements that may well become a part of the franchise marketing process even post-pandemic.
The Lifestyle of a Small Business Consultant
The job market has changed drastically in the past year. Folks have been furloughed, laid off, or have realized that there is more to life than the 9 to 5 grind. Even though a secure job is a thing of the past, there is a silver lining. Small business consulting jobs have been helping people gain control over their careers, their security, and their work-life balance. A career as a small business consultant offers an ideal schedule and huge potential for growth.
Different Types of SBA Loans Video
In this video, we outline the 3 different types of SBA loans available to startup and existing companies. It is the most common loan type because the SBA backs a significant amount of the loan which reduces the risk of the lender. The main types of SBA loans & their key characteristics are as follows:
Word on The Street: Be Legally Ready for Franchise Opportunities in 2021
There is so much hype in the franchising industry right now. Despite the ebbs and flows of a global pandemic and the stops and starts of an unpredictable election year, franchising experts agree that 2021 may be the biggest year for franchise sales in a decade. This kind of bump is attributed to a rise in an unemployed high-level workforce, low interest rates, increase in personal collateral and easier adaptability of system operations to “new normal” regulations than non-system or independent business models.
A Leader in the Quick-Lube Market, SpeeDee’s Commitment to Performance is Driving Franchise Growth in 2019
How the automotive maintenance and repair service franchise’s ability to deliver fast service done right resonates with customers and creates a lucrative business enterprise for its franchisees.
How SpeeDee Oil Change & Auto Service Has Built Upon 40 Years of Experience for an Unparalleled Customer-Centric Service Model
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How Trained Experts and a Focus on Customer Loyalty Fuel Grease Monkey’s Superior Service Offering
Through a full suite of maintenance capabilities geared toward the everyday needs of vehicle owners, Grease Monkey provides customers the trusted service and peace of mind they deserve.
No Monkey Business, Here: How Quick Lube Franchisor Grease Monkey Became the Largest Independent Franchisor of Automotive Oil Change Centers in the US
Exceptional franchisee support, streamlined operations and a seasoned executive leadership team all set Grease Monkey apart from the competition
Public Relations (PR): Building Your Franchise Brand Through the Media
The Public Relations society of America partially defines PR as “anticipating, analyzing and interpreting public opinion, attitudes and issues that might have an impact, for good or ill, on the operations and plans of the organization.” That’s a big responsibility. Franchise PR marketing plays a significant role as an amplifier of company messaging and buffer in crisis management. It is the key component that aligns brand story with its unique selling proposition, its mission and its leadership team, and then takes it to the public. They are the “big thinker” in a room of business analysts, harder to measure but necessary to round out the big picture.