Tag Archive: productivity

Scott McKain: Franchise Distinction Alive on the Front Lines

If asked, is your brand’s front-line team able to articulate your brand distinction? And do those franchisee front-line employees bring this brand distinction to life for every client and prospect each and every time? Keynote speaker and best-selling author, Scott McKain, speaks on creating and integrating distinction in your franchise – from the boardroom to…

Debbie Allen: Game-Changing Franchisee Business Growth

With more than 30 years of exponential business building experience, keynote speaker and absolute dynamo, Debbie Allen, is passionate about inspiring, teaching and mentoring small business owners to bring about game-changing results. Debbie has an interesting entrepreneurial background: Purchased her first business at the age of 19 after investing in the family’s car rental business…

Joe Calloway: Does the needle move AFTER your franchise convention?

Though inspirational, Joe Calloway’s end game is not to simply inspire franchise audiences. His goal is to facilitate lasting change following your convention—change that moves the needle in franchisee measurables. Joe created this new video which talks first about his passion and approach to speaking, followed by clips of him on stage. We LOVE it…

Greg Nathan’s Healthy Franchise Relationships 2-Minute Tip – Lessons from Wise Mums

As we’ve been reflecting on mother’s during the past week, I wanted to share Greg Nathan’s article he sent out late last week about the mums in his life. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did… Lessons from Wise Mums “In 2012 we decided not to renew the lease on our offices…

Headline: Game Changing Idea Suffocated by “Busy-ness”

“There will always be more good ideas than there is capacity to execute.” – Chris McChesney Are you living this truth?!!? I know we are over here at SPEAK! 😊 As the lead author of The 4 Disciplines of Execution, Chris McChesney was one of the primary developers of these principles…and they are transforming franchise…

Rory Vaden: Procrastinate Tomorrow!

Rory Vaden is the world’s leader on defining the psychology around modern day procrastination, called Priority Dilution™ – in fact, he coined the term. As a top notch, compelling keynote speaker he teaches franchisees how to say no to the things that don’t matter, and yes to the things that do. It’s distraction that sabotages…

Sales Follow Connection: Colette Carlson

Keynote speaker Colette Carlson, is a human connection expert—and with her energy, sense of humor and entertainingly wrapped wisdom and takeaways, your audience will walk away thrilled and equipped to make changes in their businesses and lives. Colette discusses: the language of leadership – connected enthusiastic teams – sales through true connection – genuine communication…

Laura Stack: The New Pragmatism: Seven Things You Must Understand About Millennials

One of our dear friends and top-notch productivity speaker, Laura Stack, wrote a blog post about millennials recently, and we love it! Whether your franchise teams are hiring, marketing to, serving (or living with) millennials, you’ll likely find a few tidbits in Laura’s article, “The New Pragmatism: Seven Things You Must Understand About Millennials”. More…

Troy Hazard Talks About New Year Planning—How is Your 2018 Planning Going?

Our most in-demand franchise speaker, Troy Hazard, recently appeared on The Big Biz Show, and talked about planning for the new year. Whether you’ve worked with Troy, saw him speak at the 2017 Faegre Summit or have not yet had the pleasure of meeting him, I thought the topic and tips were timely and helpful….

Updated SPEAK! Franchise Industry Events Calendar through Q2 2018

Hello industry friends and welcome to 2018 planning! While the exciting month of October is filled to the brim with Client events and our stellar service team is on the edge of their seats ready to jump in wherever needed, Debbie and I have all four eyes focused on 2018 and the opportunities it will…