Hospitality in Franchising is just SMARTICLE.

2020-05-05T15:23:03-06:00April 28th, 2016|Blog Feed|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HSMTbF3ZYzY   Yes, Smarticle is a word, another Urban Dictionary find! woot woot! Actually, Smarticle was made famous by Homer Simpson and the irony within is fantastic. Ironic because Homer is a very simple man and the idea of Joy or a.k.a. smarticle is also just so very simple. I recently spoke in one of [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]