Values have to be Verbs – Simon Sinek

2020-05-05T15:23:03-06:00August 10th, 2016|Featured Articles|

For those of you who follow me or this blog, you know how much I love Simon Sinek and his insights. In this quick clip he talks about Verbs being used in measurable goals. Keep it simple! That is how I approach franchising and therefore how we approach franchising at JFG. Values have to be [...]

Franchise Advice – What to look for in a franchise

2020-05-05T15:23:03-06:00May 20th, 2016|Blog Feed|

I have written on this topic many times with varying degrees of specific content. This time it is about trust in the franchise system. Not necessarily trust in the business model or trust in the brand although those are also of the utmost importance. Rather, today it is about trust in the Franchisor itself, trust [...]

ALL IN!

2020-05-05T15:23:03-06:00March 21st, 2016|Blog Feed|

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 [...]

Sustainability

2020-05-05T15:23:04-06:00November 17th, 2015|Blog Feed|

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 [...]

MVP Modern Barbers in Canadian Business Franchise Magazine

2020-05-05T15:23:04-06:00February 24th, 2015|Blog Feed|

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 [...]

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 [...]

Are you cut out to be a franchisee?

2020-05-05T15:23:26-06:00February 27th, 2014|Blog Feed|

Before buying a franchise, ten important questions need to be carefully and thoughtfully answered: 1. Are you ready to take on the responsibilities of starting and running your own business? 2. Does your family accept your choice and are they ready to support you? 3. Do you like the activity you are considering enough to make [...]

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 [...]