Category Archives: Evan Hackel

This Speaker Lives and Breathes Franchising

To say Evan Hackel lives and breathes franchising may be an understatement. Evan has helped to launch and found numerous franchise businesses and worked with and for many more. Plus, he is a CFE, a member of the IFA’s franchise relationship committee, co-chairman of the IFA Knowledge Share committee, and a board member of the…

Stressed? Franchise Meeting Planners to the Rescue

There are some unique challenges to being a franchisor and over time, those challenges can take a toll causing stress and burnout. Popular keynoter, Evan Hackel, knows meeting planners have a major impact on helping franchises structure their conferences and events to focus on reducing burnout and stress for both the ‘zors and ‘zees, so…

Engage Mid to Low Level Performing Franchisees at Your Next Convention!

Through the years and most recently at the IFA Business Solutions Roundtable that I hosted again this year, we hear franchisors asking, “How can we increase the attendance of and then better engage our mid-level and low-level performing franchisees at our yearly conventions?” We always have our ears open for ideas and tips on this,…

Evan Hackel Podcast: How Best to Utilize Training at Franchise Conferences & Conventions

Recently, I sat down with Founder and CEO of Ingage Consulting and keynote speaker, Evan Hackel on his show, Training Unleashed, to talk about how to best utilize professional speakers for training within a conference or convention setting. We thought we’d pass it along, just in case you might find it useful.     More…

SPEAK!’s Top 10 Under 10 – Updated!

Whether you’re a growing franchise system with a moderate speaker budget, OR one interested in utilizing additional speakers for specific session objectives, SPEAK! is often asked about the quality of speaker available for an investment of $10,000. There are some terrific options! Presenters with relevant, actionable content, engaging delivery, authentic inspirational messages AND not a…

Evan Hackel: Building Teams, Energy, Excitement & Collaboration!

“What would happen to your franchise business if you could get everyone in the system engaged, involved and open to growth and change?” Evan Hackel is founder of Ingage Consulting, which focuses on franchisee performance by improving franchise system relationships. He is a talented, engaging and dynamic, expert facilitator who pulls the collective knowledge from…

Evan Hackel: Cooperation. Commitment. Passion. Loyalty.

Cooperation. Commitment. Passion. Loyalty. Could you use more of these within your franchisee relationships? Evan Hackel is one of the most sought-after speakers (and one of my personal favorites 🙂 ) for driving these four transformational values within a franchise system. His keynotes and workshops consistently improve an organization’s culture—increasing sales and satisfaction, improving growth…