Accountability

2020-05-05T15:23:04-06:00February 24th, 2016|Blog Feed|

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 [...]

Entrepreneur – The best franchise advice you’ll get.

2020-05-05T15:23:04-06:00November 23rd, 2015|Blog Feed|

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 [...]

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 [...]

10 Management Lessons from 7-Eleven and Undercover Boss

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00April 14th, 2014|Blog Feed|

With our upcoming episode on Be the Boss Canada airing May 1st, we thought we would share some management lessons fromour favorite episode of  it's sister show Undercover Boss. (Pay close attention to #7) As the largest convenience store chain in the world, we think of 7-Eleven as those bright little stores with drinks and snacks, not [...]

Franchise Advice – Purchasing Power

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00March 31st, 2014|Blog Feed|

Purchasing Power. Does the franchisor use the collective buying power of the total system to get discounts on supplies and inventory beyond what an independent operator could achieve? This factor is one of the biggest advantages of joining a well-run franchise systemand should offset much of the upfront fees associated with being a franchisee. Make sure [...]

The Urban Decker – Joey’s Food Truck

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00March 24th, 2014|Blog Feed|

Coming Soon! To Western Canada with its launch at the 2014 Calgary Stampede. We took an original 1965 Leyland Atlantean, British Double Decker Bus and converted it into the craziest food truck around. We've been busy outfitting the bus with the latest in commercial kitchen equipment to serve up our Famous Fish & Chips, #epicfishtacos, [...]

PRIDE.

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00March 24th, 2014|Blog Feed|

Our motivation at Joey's Franchise Group, with a little inspiration from Simon Sinek. P – Passion’s R – Required I – IN D – Delivering E – Excellence 1. Take an unconventional perspective 2. Keep it Simple 3. Share 4. Silver line IT 5. Make long term progress The goal is not necessarily to fix [...]

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 [...]

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