The Value of Conflict
Conflict isn’t always fun but it creates sparks that start creative fires. If you don’t agree with the direction or have better idea or saw somebody else’s better idea, speak up, that’s one of the values of franchising.
Beyond the Franchise Training Manual
The training manual trains the prospective franchisee more on how to be a franchisee than on how to be a responsible entrepreneur. Franchising operations prepare new franchises to build up the business operation based on previous franchisee experiences.
One of the Most Important Items in the Franchise Disclosure Document
When considering a franchise opportunity, a key component of the franchise evaluation process is reviewing the Franchise Disclosure Document.
Getting Ready to Get Ready
There is a franchise business expo this coming weekend and you are ready to get started with finding a business. Not so fast. Similar to starting a fitness program there are a few preliminary steps to think about.
Risk Management Tips to Ensure a Safe Environment
Employees are an essential element to any business. Ensuring those same employees are working in a safe environment is equally important. The leading categories of injuries in the workplace are slips and falls, strains and sprains, and cuts and lacerations.
How Much Money is Required For Your Franchisees to Spend Locally?
You know I’ve come up with a system that took me over 10 years to figure out and I’ve done it already with 29 companies.
5 Ways to Strengthen Brand Loyalty on Social Media
It’s essential to make providing your customers with rich and engaging content a top priority. Hopefully, you will continue to gain new customers and keep those you currently have excited and loyal to your brand.
How to Buy a Franchise Utilizing your Retirement Funds (without penalties)
You’re interested in opening a franchise, but how will you fund it? For most aspiring entrepreneurs, finding the funding to start a franchise or business is one of the biggest upfront challenges they may face.
You Have Access to Your POS Data, Now What?
This is the third article in a three-part series that focuses on the power and complexity of franchise data. The first article discussed the challenges franchises face with accessing and using POS data.