One of the most popular franchise categories are restaurants and fast food establishments, but why is that? First, ask yourself if you have eaten at a Subway, Dunkin' Donuts, Pizza Hut, or Burger King recently. If you have patronized even one, that... (Read More)
Do you take time to get away from your desk at lunchtime? Studies show that more office workers are spending long stretches of time —including their lunch hours — at their desks.
Yet research shows that not leaving your work space and... (Read More)
Do you enjoy your job?
Take a moment to really be honest with yourself.
Is going to work every morning something that you actually look forward to, or do you spend most days wishing you were somewhere else?
If the dull and monotonous daily... (Read More)
Change is a necessary part of business and life. Yet when you're making changes in the workplace, you can always expect resistance. Here are some ways to help facilitate a major shift:
Involve employees in decision-making. Many organizations let... (Read More)
So, you want to be your own boss? We can help.
The fact is, even if you love your job, you have likely thought about what it would be like to be your own boss on more than one occasion. And maybe as you sat, daydreaming about what that would be... (Read More)
Do you feel like you're behind the curve on preventing hackers from gaining access to your private information? Here are some free tools that can help you learn more about possible threats to you and your business and help prevent becoming a victim... (Read More)
If you’ve ever dealt with a nightmare boss or job (or just one that’s unfulfilling) you may spend the workday dreaming about being your own boss. But you also know there’s a big difference between being part of a business and running it. But... (Read More)
When you hear about a cyber attack, it's often a large company such as Equifax, Yahoo and Uber that's involved. But those are only the cases that make the headlines. The fastest-growing targets of cyber attacks today are small businesses. According... (Read More)
Investing in a franchise business can be extremely rewarding, but it isn't for everyone either. It's important to understand that franchise businesses are completely different than independent entities.
For example, you might want to open a... (Read More)