http://www.bluemaumau.org/servicepageblogs en 3 Ways Technology Revolutionized Accounting http://www.bluemaumau.org/3_ways_technology_has_revolutionized_accounting_services_industry <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Let&rsquo;s face it, accounting services hasn&#39;t historically been seen as the most glamorous and exciting profession out there. However, in recent years, new accounting-centric technology solutions have brought a lot of new energy to the accounting industry.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/3_ways_technology_has_revolutionized_accounting_services_industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/3_ways_technology_has_revolutionized_accounting_services_industry#comments Service Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:49:47 +0000 Jim Rice 15031 at http://www.bluemaumau.org Is Your Franchise System on The Right Track? http://www.bluemaumau.org/your_franchise_system_right_track <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p><strong>See how your brand stacks up against the Top Ten traits of high-performance brands.</strong></p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/your_franchise_system_right_track" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/your_franchise_system_right_track#comments Advice Startup franchisor Franchising Managing People Retail Service Five Pennies franchise management franchising Fri, 29 Jan 2016 17:51:40 +0000 Lonnie Helgerson 14937 at http://www.bluemaumau.org Planet Fitness Files for an IPO http://www.bluemaumau.org/planet_fitness_files_ipo <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Planet Fitness, the budget gym franchise, filed an <a href="http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1637207/000119312515230459/d888681ds1.htm">S-1</a> for an initial public offering on&nbsp;June 22, 2015. While the company did not specify number of shares and price, the Planet Fitness&#39; prospectus detailed an approximate offering size of $100 million. The company applied to list on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker &quot;PLNT.&quot;&nbsp;The IPO could value Planet Fitness at more than $2 billion, including debt.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/planet_fitness_files_ipo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/planet_fitness_files_ipo#comments Service Fri, 17 Jul 2015 22:54:17 +0000 Jim Coen 14581 at http://www.bluemaumau.org From Big League Baseball to Big League Business: Corey Koskie's Winning Game Plan http://www.bluemaumau.org/big_league_baseball_big_league_business_corey_koskies_winning_game_plan <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>When I first spoke with Corey Koskie I wasn&rsquo;t aware that he was a professional baseball player that had recently retired from the Minnesota Twins.&nbsp; But within just a few minutes of our conversation,&nbsp;I could tell that he was a different breed of business owner with advanced coaching and people skills.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/big_league_baseball_big_league_business_corey_koskies_winning_game_plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/big_league_baseball_big_league_business_corey_koskies_winning_game_plan#comments Managing People Service Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:54:59 +0000 Jason Duncan 14305 at http://www.bluemaumau.org Franchisor Control Problems and the Alexander Haig Solution http://www.bluemaumau.org/franchisor_control_problems_and_alexander_haig_solution_0 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>A recent case in California federal court, <em>Vann v. Massage Envy Franchising LLC</em>, 2015 WL 74139 (S.D.Cal. 2015), has given franchisors a win on a fact-specific application of the &quot;employer control&quot; issue in a vicarious liability setting.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/franchisor_control_problems_and_alexander_haig_solution_0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/franchisor_control_problems_and_alexander_haig_solution_0#comments Legal judgment & dispute resolution Service franchisor vicarious liability joint employer joint liability NLRB Vann vs Massage Envy Franchising Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:30:10 +0000 Jeffrey M. Goldstein 14328 at http://www.bluemaumau.org AutoCAD Civil Certification: What’s is for Aspirants? http://www.bluemaumau.org/autocad_civil_certification_what%E2%80%99s_aspirants <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>With AutoCAD Civil 3D, one can take the advantage of industry-based development tools and technologies while building applications.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/autocad_civil_certification_what%E2%80%99s_aspirants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/autocad_civil_certification_what%E2%80%99s_aspirants#comments Service AutoCAD Civil 2D/3D certification AutoCAD civit training Mon, 26 May 2014 07:15:30 +0000 jasongonce 13923 at http://www.bluemaumau.org Big data reporting is the most upcoming technology in the Industry http://www.bluemaumau.org/big_data_reporting_most_upcoming_technology_industry <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Big data is the most common word that is gaining huge buzz in the industry. Ideally it refers to datasets that are large enough and becomes too awkward to work with.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/big_data_reporting_most_upcoming_technology_industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/big_data_reporting_most_upcoming_technology_industry#comments Service Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:59:45 +0000 jasongonce 13819 at http://www.bluemaumau.org Telemarketing Service Provider – Points To Consider While Hiring One http://www.bluemaumau.org/telemarketing_service_provider_%E2%80%93_points_consider_while_hiring_one <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p class="rtejustify"> If making a large number of telephone calls is a key component of your business, then using inbound/outbound telemarketing services can be a potential way of extending your ma</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/telemarketing_service_provider_%E2%80%93_points_consider_while_hiring_one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/telemarketing_service_provider_%E2%80%93_points_consider_while_hiring_one#comments Service Telemarketing service provider Fri, 08 Mar 2013 02:55:09 +0000 jasongonce 12467 at http://www.bluemaumau.org Optimize the Efficiency of your Business with E-Commerce Fulfilment http://www.bluemaumau.org/optimize_efficiency_your_business_ecommerce_fulfilment <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p class="rtejustify"> When it comes to starting a business, even though you need a good model.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/optimize_efficiency_your_business_ecommerce_fulfilment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/optimize_efficiency_your_business_ecommerce_fulfilment#comments Service Fulfilment services outsourcing services Tue, 19 Feb 2013 03:32:37 +0000 jasongonce 12400 at http://www.bluemaumau.org Investors Await SEC Action on mUrgent http://www.bluemaumau.org/investors_waiting_sec_action_murgent <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p> Franchisors and suppliers at this year&rsquo;s International Franchise Association Convention and Exhibition can breathe a sigh of relief knowing that mUrgent Corporation will not be selling its services. We can only assume that IFA blocked its past &ldquo;Preferred Email Marketing Vendor from 2007 to 2010&rdquo; from exhibiting after Blue MauMau&rsquo;s reports on the firm&rsquo;s securities fraud violations. California federal court issued an order in March 2012, resulting in a $21 million judgment by the federal government.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.bluemaumau.org/investors_waiting_sec_action_murgent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bluemaumau.org/investors_waiting_sec_action_murgent#comments Service Aleksander Bugarski Boris Bugarski IFA Preferred Supplier mUrgent SEC enforcement Securities Fraud Vladimir Bugarski Sat, 16 Feb 2013 19:07:46 +0000 Janet Sparks 12394 at http://www.bluemaumau.org