en 3 Ways Technology Revolutionized Accounting <!-- 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Service Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:49:47 +0000 Jim Rice 15031 at Is Your Franchise System on The 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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 Planet Fitness Files for an IPO <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Planet Fitness, the budget gym franchise, filed an <a href="">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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Service Fri, 17 Jul 2015 22:54:17 +0000 Jim Coen 14581 at From Big League Baseball to Big League Business: Corey Koskie's 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Managing People Service Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:54:59 +0000 Jason Duncan 14305 at Franchisor Control Problems and the Alexander Haig Solution <!-- 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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 AutoCAD Civil Certification: What’s is for 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Service AutoCAD Civil 2D/3D certification AutoCAD civit training Mon, 26 May 2014 07:15:30 +0000 jasongonce 13923 at Big data reporting is the most upcoming technology in the 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Service Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:59:45 +0000 jasongonce 13819 at Telemarketing Service Provider – Points To 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Service Telemarketing service provider Fri, 08 Mar 2013 02:55:09 +0000 jasongonce 12467 at Optimize the Efficiency of your Business with E-Commerce 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Service Fulfilment services outsourcing services Tue, 19 Feb 2013 03:32:37 +0000 jasongonce 12400 at Investors Await SEC Action on 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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