The Common Purpose

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00April 21st, 2014|Blog Feed|

"Leadership begins with goals. When the followers know what the goals are, everyone understands the importance of their own role for the common purpose." The quote is from a former military general and he knows a little bit about the 'common purpose'. When you are looking for a franchise system to buy into, you should [...]

The Success Indicator

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00March 17th, 2014|Blog Feed|

People measure success in different ways. Potential franchisees measure it in vastly different ways. For the last few years I have been using this simple categorized system by Mary Ellen Tribby (attached picture). I use these indicators in the picture from each side to ask open ended questions that will show me which side of [...]

7 Reasons I’ll Turn Down a Job After Interviewing With You

2020-05-05T15:23:26-06:00March 12th, 2014|Blog Feed|

This article is great and it also translates to a potential Franchisee interviewing Franchisors or vice versa....... Enjoy. RACHEL DOTSON | March 5, 2013 | Interviewing is an art-form for both the job seeker and the hiring manager. A simple mistake by either party can raise enough doubt to leave the other looking elsewhere. After [...]

Look for Integrity in your Franchisor

2020-05-05T15:23:26-06:00February 24th, 2014|Blog Feed|

  Look for high integrity propositions and franchisors High integrity is essential for two crucial reasons: You will keep your peace of mind, and sleep at night. The world is full of miserable millionaires - people who have exploited others to make their money - don't be seduced by this false dream. Always behaving and [...]

The Four Way Test

2020-05-05T15:23:26-06:00February 19th, 2014|Blog Feed|

Everyone has heard of it, everyone has thought of it, but does everyone use it or at least the principals it is derived from? The test, which has been translated into more than 100 languages, asks the following questions: Of the things we think, say or do 1. Is it the TRUTH? 2. Is it [...]

What drives us….our Partners.

2020-05-05T15:23:26-06:00February 13th, 2014|Blog Feed|

"When we work hard towards something we believe in, it's called passion. When we work hard towards something we don't believe in, it's called stress.", Simon Sinek What is your Passion? What drives you? Our Franchise Group is driven by our Passion to see our Franchise Partner' succeed. Succeed in their businesses and succeed in [...]

Financing for Franchises

2020-05-05T15:23:46-06:00February 11th, 2014|Blog Feed|

Did you know that most financial institutions have franchise financing programs and that typically your best  chance of success and best rate is usually with your current institution. When researching your financing options, start with your local bank that your already hold accounts with. They will be able do give your the best terms and [...]

Hospitality…..

2020-05-05T15:23:46-06:00February 6th, 2014|Blog Feed|

Ultimately, hospitality is your competitive edge. Don't confuse that with providing good service -- you can give good service and still have people leave feeling un-cared for. True hospitality doesn't come from what you DO, it is a result of how you ARE. This creates a training dilemma. How do you help people learn to [...]

Avoiding franchise remorse…

2020-05-05T15:23:46-06:00February 3rd, 2014|Blog Feed|

Much like the picture attached, ask yourself, what makes you feel good. The best feeling in the world, is knowing you made the right decision and having no remorse in it. At Joey's Franchise Group, we believe in making our Franchise Partners feel good by ensuring they feel happy about their decision to choose one [...]