7 04, 2016

The trick to successful franchises

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:01+00:00 April 7th, 2016|Blog Feed|0 Comments

One of our franchise partners forwarded me this article. I was ecstatic to have some feedback on the blog and he suggested I use this article as inspiration for my blog this week. I was excited about it for two reasons, one was that our franchise partner engaged with the blog and two was because [...]

21 03, 2016

ALL IN!

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 March 21st, 2016|Blog Feed|0 Comments

I have a friend who uses this motto, literally religiously. So when I saw a posting about being ALL IN on Linkedin I thought it would be appropriate to use my friend Michael Chiasson as my inspiration for today's blog. Check out his amazing story here All Access Ministries. Franchising to franchisors is about consistency [...]

11 03, 2016

Longevity & Joe Fortes – It’s all in the people

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 March 11th, 2016|Blog Feed|0 Comments

This article from the Georgia Straight, Joe Fortes Golden Plates Winner's Circle - Georgia Straight, came into my Inbox today forwarded from a colleague. He thought I'd enjoy it given my families involvement in Joe Fortes. Reading this short blurb literally brought a tear to my eye as a flood of memories about this Vancouver institution [...]

4 03, 2016

Attitude

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Blog Feed|0 Comments

I preface this blog posting this week by saying that I am going to steal a few tidbits from my mentors and from an item/posting I saw on LinkedIn today. All too often our attitudes get in the way of our success. There are many, many reasons are attitudes change our mindsets but I believe [...]

24 02, 2016

Accountability

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Blog Feed|0 Comments

In the world of franchising, accountability seems to be used as a catch phrase these days for franchisee's. However, accountability in franchising is a two way street. Both the Franchisee (or in our case Franchise Partners) and the Franchisor need to be accountable to each other. When a franchisee buys into a brand and opens [...]

10 02, 2016

Joey’s Franchise Group in the press!

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 February 10th, 2016|Blog Feed|0 Comments

It was an honor to be chosen this year to be featured in not one but two Business Magazines to talk about our experience and our brands in franchising. We are very proud of the brands we have established and believe that our success is a direct correlation to our franchise partners. We have a [...]

2 02, 2016

How we all should do business – The John Scott Story

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 February 2nd, 2016|Blog Feed|0 Comments

A Guy Like Me JAN 28 2016 JOHN SCOTT ALL-STAR / NHL “Hey, John, can we talk for a second?” I guess I should have known. But I have absolutely no idea what’s coming. I’m in the weight room, hanging out with the guys, when my GM asks me to take a walk. I’ve been [...]

23 11, 2015

Entrepreneur – The best franchise advice you’ll get.

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Blog Feed|0 Comments

When you are looking into a franchisor the best thing to look at is the success of their partners and how they interact with them. Franchise systems are made to be simple, understandable and certainly, repeatable! I am sharing a great article by Jeff Elgin in Entrepreneur Magazine that dictates everything you should do when [...]

17 11, 2015

Sustainability

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 November 17th, 2015|Blog Feed|0 Comments

At Joey's Franchise Group we are doing what we can to mitigate our impact on fisheries and ultimately our environment. Our brands Joey's Restaurants and Joey's Urban have teamed up with Ocean Wise, a Vancouver Aquarium Conservation Program, to ensure that we're on the right path to sustainability. Check it out here; Ocean Wise and [...]

24 02, 2015

MVP Modern Barbers in Canadian Business Franchise Magazine

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 February 24th, 2015|Blog Feed|0 Comments

Take a read of this article about our Franchise Partner Jodi Tucker at our South Surrey location. Jodi worked with MVP Modern Barbers for many years in our Kelowna Franchise before shearing off to the Lower Mainland to open her own Franchise. (see what i did there! haha Shear). MVP Modern Barbers Article in Canadian [...]