Everyone who has ever flown has heard this in every pre-flight announcement, “If you are traveling with someone who needs help with their mask, put yours on first.” If you don’t have the strength to go on, you can’t help others. That was never more applicable than in today’s situation. For many of you, this is the […]
The storms have passed and the damage has been done and your franchisees must be up and running as soon as possible. How do you prepare for the next crisis and interruption to your royalty revenue stream? Our webinar, After the Storm, addresses all these issues that are franchisors are facing today. Franchising is vulnerable […]
There has been a lot of buzz and speculation surrounding the administrative ruling from the NLRB’s general counsel and the pending NLRB decision. Listen in to a conversation with Lee Plave of Plave Koch, Shelley Spandorf of Davis Wright Tremaine and Deb Evans of Franchise Foundry for great, straightforward talk about the ruling, what it […]
It’s not WHAT you do, it’s WHY you do it that inspires franchisees and customers.
Some thoughts on branding – it’s history and relevance today. Let’s have a discussion on your views on branding. Leave your comments here.
There is nothing like exchanging presents. Here are a few ideas on giving knowledge and tools to your franchisees to boost brand value.
What was in the air yesterday? Two people called to discuss converting their business to the franchise model (which, considering my business, is not unusual) and both wanted to offer very low franchise fees. That’s discouraging because I don’t think they are doing the research necessary to be a really good, sustainable franchisor. Let’s look […]
Last week was historic for franchising: Dealmakers’ Summit was launched. I was privileged to be a part of it and to learn. Dealmakers’ Summit is the brainchild of Susan Black-Beth, COO of Super Wash Car Washes, and it was designed to match equity funds with franchise systems looking to expand, improve or sell. As an […]