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Women in franchising are on the rise

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Women are increasingly finding opportunities in the franchise industry, with an IFA report based on 2012 Census data finding  -More
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Husband-and-wife franchisees share business insights

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Kurt and Melissa Godwin were chosen as Mosquito Joe's franchisee of the year in 2017.  -More
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Change how you listen to discover opportunities

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
The best listeners appreciate the other person's perspective and realize new possibilities could result from each exchange, w -More
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Purpose motivates people beyond the daily grind

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Leaders and employees alike will be more motivated if there's a clearly stated purpose to their work beyond profits and a mar -More
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Opinion: Financial transparency is good for the industry

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
The trend toward more financial performance representations has been a key change in the industry, writes Ed Teixeira.  -More
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Some businesses go cashless to save time and money

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Cashless business operations are gaining traction in the restaurant space, where owners look to lower wait times and eliminat -More
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How franchises are investing in the US economy

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Hundreds of franchises are joining businesses large and small across the U.S.
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Learn more about CFE scholarship opportunities

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
IFA's Foundation is now accepting applications for the Irl Marshall CFE scholarship and the Gray Plant Mooty CFE Scholarship.
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NLRB should abandon "blocking charge" policy, general counsel says

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Peter Robb, general counsel for the National Labor Relations Board, has called for dropping the "blocking charge" policy.  -More
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Job Creators Network begins tour in support of tax law

Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
The Job Creators Network is starting a nationwide tour in Virginia, one of about 50 events being planned in the coming months -More
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Home care franchises seek growth opportunities

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
Major home care franchises are pursuing opportunities for growth by converting independent businesses into franchise location -More
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Wyndham CEO: Growth brings lower distribution costs, more options for guests

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
Wyndham Hotel Group is focusing on growth among midtier properties with its acquisitions of AmericInn and La Quinta.  -More
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Managers can learn to impart meaning

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
The idea of "meaning" at work can be thought of as purpose that extends beyond the work itself, and it may be the most import -More
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Encourage others by highlighting their impact

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
A quick note can have a disproportionate impact when it tells people they're appreciated and why their work matters, writes D -More
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Restaurants use VR tools for education, entertainment

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
The restaurant industry can use virtual reality for everything from training employees to educating customers, and as equipme -More
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Ways technology improves the guest experience

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
Virtual tours, automated confirmations and well-timed promotions are key areas where technology can improve the guest experie -More
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Legal Symposium to explore multi-generational workforce

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
Why should your in-house counsel head to Washington, D.C., from May 6-8 for the IFA Legal Symposium?
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FDS to feature Tropical Smoothie's Mike Rotondo

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
Looking to improve your franchise development program? You're not alone.
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NLRB receives comments on "quickie election" rules

Wed, 2018-04-18 13:32
The National Labor Relations Board has received comments from business and labor groups about whether to modify or scrap rule -More
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