Tag Archive: Franchise Business Speaker

How to Avoid Common Hiring and Firing Goofs with Scott Greenberg

It’s one of the biggest challenges for franchisees – hiring (and firing). Scott Greenberg shares his tips on how franchisees can make sure they hire better than ‘good enough’ and when to cut your losses with those that may have slipped through the cracks. Check out his thoughts. More soon… P.S. There’s a lot more…

Make Your Next Franchise Event Unforgettable with Zombies, Babies and Bacon and Even a Little Brain Hacking with Brian Carter

Thanks to his background in improv, Brian Carter’s franchise keynotes are always edge of your seat interesting and laugh out loud funny. With research showing that humor helps people retain information, your event attendees will laugh and learn! A popular speaker and digital marketing and social media expert, Brian is an international bestselling author of…

Troy Hazard: Create A More Meaningful Pre-Program Speaker Call

Once chosen (we’d love to help 😊), the success of your convention keynote speaker is hugely affected by your pre-program call with him/her, weeks prior to your event! Keynote speaker and consultative franchise partner, Troy Hazard, recently sat down with Katrina and shared his experience-driven strategy for making the pre-program call between a franchise leadership…

Do Your Franchisees Have Financial Phobia? with Stuart Donaldson

Financial phobia can be a huge issue for franchisees. Many – or maybe most? – franchisees can use help truly understanding their financial statements. Stuart Donaldson is driven by his ability to transform his audiences’ view of financial concepts from confusing and complex to simple and intuitive, and he has a talent for transforming the…

10 Things You Must Know About FACs

Greg’s Healthy Franchise Relationships 2-Minute Tips Who doesn’t love a top 10 list? Especially when it’s from Greg Nathan’s latest franchise research. If you’re looking to improve the effectiveness of your FAC, this is a must-read! “What do franchisees and franchisors care most deeply about?” Each year we conduct research to answer this question. One…

Edge of Your Seat Engagement at the FaegreBD Franchise Summit with Chris McChesney

Whew, what a wonderful couple days we just  had at the FaegreBD Franchise Summit. As always, it brings together the best and brightest in franchising (if you weren’t there and are one of the best and brightest, please come next year! 😊) Chris McChesney, co-author of the 4 Disciplines of Execution from Franklin Covey, was…

EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT: Renowned Speaker David Nour Added to SPEAK!’s Roster

We are beyond excited to announce that we have added David Nour to our roster of franchise savvy speakers. David is the world’s foremost authority on Relationship Economics®, the quantifiable value of business relationships. His passion is to help guide his franchise audience through a transformational journey, starting with their current challenges and demonstrating their…

Greg Nathan: The New Science of Positive Franchising

Greg’s Healthy Franchise Relationships 2-Minute Tips Greg Nathan never writes a boring article and his latest focuses on the ONLY things that matter to drive franchise success. The research may surprise you. Enjoy! “I had some fun on the weekend editing an academic journal article, based on a large study FRI conducted into the factors…

What Franchises Can Learn from the Mouse with Dennis Snow

Who knew you could learn so much from a mouse?! Dennis Snow, CSP, spent 20+ years working his way up the Disney Organization’s ladder before becoming the trainer, consultant and much sought-after speaker he is today. Dennis has a passion for sharing his Disney experiences with franchises to help them achieve their franchise goals. He…

Thrive Within Your Franchise and Struggle Less with Andy Core

Struggle less? I’m in! I mean, who doesn’t want to struggle less and thrive more?! Andy Core’s message of how to achieve health and wellness in your personal life AND your work life really hits home with me. Andy fully understands the myriad of stresses that come with growing a franchise organization or an individual franchise business…