Category Archives: Events

Franchise Speaker Events

Create Breakout Sessions That Earn Rave Reviews!

Often franchisors leverage internal talent or vendor partner subject matter experts to deliver content in their breakout track curriculum. Wouldn’t you love to have your franchisees engaged, participating, excited and tactically ready to implement new tools and techniques into their businesses as soon as they return home? One of the biggest concerns (and sometimes complaints)…

Solidify Commitment to Your System Throughout Your Convention by Using Hollywood Storytelling Techniques

Imagine walking the halls after your opening “State of the Franchise System” speech and hearing… “I realized there is no better way to run our franchise than to follow the system”…over and over from your franchisees.  🙂  Hall-of-Fame keynote speaker, executive speech coach, presentation trainer AND long-time SPEAK! friend, Patricia Fripp has tried and true…

GO GREEN!

Why not make your next franchise convention GREENer than your last?  Whether you’ve been part of the sustainable trend or not, it’s no longer a fad.  It’s fast becoming a way of life. When I recently read the opening line of a meetings industry article, I was stunned: “A few years ago, the meetings and…

Waldo Waldman and Gerry O’Brion ROCK IT at the Faegre 2015 Franchise Summit!

Both Waldo Waldman & Gerry O’Brion recently spoke at the 2015 Faegre Franchise Summit. Rave reviews are still coming in and if you haven’t seen either of these super-smart, super-engaging franchise speakers live yet, just ask any of the 150 franchise execs representing more than 70+ brands what they thought. We continue to hear descriptors…

Food Allergies! Don’t Overlook This Important Franchise Conference Detail

Managing a franchise conference is no small feat. There’s a reason they occur yearly: that can be how long they take to plan (and sometimes longer!). There are the meeting planner tasks we are all aware of: securing a venue, planning the content and agenda, hiring speakers, breakout trainers, emcees and entertainers, planning networking &…

The Top 5 Qualities for Field Management Success

In this 2-Minute Healthy Franchise Relations Tip, Greg Nathan shares the findings from his Field Managers Performance Study, which outlines the top 5 qualities for field management success. New Research Findings on Field ManagersBy Greg Nathan In this Tip I’m going to share results from the Field Manager Performance Study, our latest research project at…

Don’t Miss the Franchise Operations Summit July 8 & 9!

Hi there!  It’s not too late to join a select group of franchisor executives for the upcoming Franchise Operations Summit on July 8 & 9, 2014 here in Denver.   This is one of my favorite events of the year – in fact, here’s a short video of Evan and I talking about the benefits of…

"Avoiding 10 Common Mistakes in Franchise Relations" webinar a great success!

We’re excited to share that Greg Nathan’s first webinar of the season was a great success! Last week, Greg, Founder of the Franchise Relationships Institute and facilitator of our Profitable Partnerships Boot Camps, spoke on “Avoiding 10 Common Mistakes in Franchise Relations.” As the title suggests, Greg guided webinar attendees through what actions franchisors should…

Get the Most Out of Your IFA Convention Investment

how to enlarge penis size p>If you missed the president of FranWise, Mary Ann O'Connell's great blog post, IFA Convention: Investment or Expense, here it is again. Please take a few minutes to read her post, as she details the ways to really make the most of of your convention investment and experience. Thanks Mary…

Franchisee Satisfaction Awards Testimonials

Last week we wrote encouraging everyone to sign up for The 6th Annual Franchisee Satisfaction Awards sponsored by Franchise Business Review. This is the franchise industry's most prestigious awards, honoring excellence in franchising. Where recognition by your own franchisees could place your company among the most elite group of franchise concepts in the industry…leading to…