I had a great experience at McDonald’s today. It’s been 4+ years since I’ve been inside a McDonald’s. It was my first time using a self-order kiosk. It was easy. I noticed there was only one person working the register while the rest of the team was preparing and delivering food. The service was smooth[…]
We would like to thank all of the dedicated advocates of franchising, including Shelly Sun, Catherine Monson, Paul Pickett and Robert Cresanti and many more who attended the Franchise Action Network event this week on Capitol Hill. FAN provides a platform for open dialogue between the voices of franchising and representatives in Congress regarding small[…]
GPO Presents CEO in 10 with Stan Friedman of FRM Solutions. CEO in 10 is a top business podcast listened to by 800,000 business owners. To listen to podast click here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/lifelessonsnetwork/2017/09/07/gpo-presents-ceo-in-10-with-stan-friedman-of-frm-solutions
The warden in Cool Hand Luke is right, we have a failure to communicate. Unlike the warden however, we do not want to resort to violence to get the point across. Internal marketing is an often overlooked and crucial piece of a franchise system. In most companies, messaging to employees does not treat the target[…]
We had the pleasure of interviewing Stu Nelson, the CEO of BareBones WorkWear for this months’ SpotOn! Spotlight. BareBones provides you with value-priced, high-quality products with legendary service, and get it to you as quickly and inexpensively as possible.
Aubree Coderre’s article “How To Find the Perfect Fit” came out in the April 10, 2017 issue of Global Franchise Magazine. The article gets to the heart of what creates the perfect franchisee to franchise system fit. Read the full article here.
Franchise Development Pro Pete Lindsey Interviewed Love this interview with Pete Lindsey of Sport Clips; he is humble, authentic and yet bottom-line oriented. Great balance of head and heart. Beautiful interviewing job Megan Ferringer – you are a natural.
Zoracle SpotOn! News: January 2017 Click To Access: January SpotOn! News. Check out Revving UP Franchise Sales Webinar hosted by FRM Solutions, listen to sales and marketing pros Tim Gilboy and Jimmy Weeks. Read about top performer research completed on clients CarePatrol and NewHomePrograms.com. Welcome our new clients!
I know you, better than you know yourself. Underneath that tough exterior, and ever so slightly puffed up ego – there lies a tender underbelly. But no one has seen it. Not the guys on the basketball court who just like you cover their tender underbellies with full throttle chest slams, butt slaps, towel pops[…]
Aesop’s Franchise Lessons The Donkey and the Grasshoppers, revised and retold by Rebecca Monet A Donkey having heard some Grasshoppers chirping and singing was highly enchanted. Desiring to possess the same charms of melody, he asked, “Grasshoppers what is it that makes you sing so beautifully? Is there a special food that you eat?” “Yes,”[…]