What are your Email Frustrations?

Nancy Friedman

Earlier this month, Nancy Friedman aka The Telephone Doctor was a guest on Social Geek Radio sharing top frustrations of email. Nancy speaks at several franchise conventions including the annual International Franchise Association (IFA).  Her keynotes and workshops have helped hundreds of organizations, franchises and associations, with real-world takeaways participants can implement right away. She is considered a […]

Sharing Social Tips via Periscope

periscope screen capture

One of our top pet peeves with “social media consultants” is …. they do NOT implement the strategies they provide their clients.  This topic alone could be an entire white paper, blog post or even a conference! The Franchise Foundry team is not afraid to test new social platforms. They know success is not guaranteed […]

Franchise Foundry Attends International Franchise Expo

MaxOut Franchise Opportunity

Franchise Foundry is the exclusive development agent for various emerging franchise brands in several industry segments. From children’s education and entertainment services to health and fitness products and services to residential and commercial products and services to a diverse selection of food services, whether home-based or bricks and mortar models, and within a wide investment […]

Why Franchises Should Use Periscope

periscope image for blog

Yay! Another new social platform for franchises to use for digital marketing. But where are they? Why aren’t community managers on board yet? Are they waiting to “see” if it sticks? The Franchise Foundry team is not a patient group and decided to jump right in and test the platform. Time well tell if it […]

Franchise Foundry is on Fire!

Foundry fire youtube logo

Sometimes you just need a video to describe how you feel about your team, partners and future! Thank you Business Partner Digital Media for the great animated logo! Join our communities: Twitter -> @fran_foundry Facebook -> FranchiseFoundry Google Plus – > +FranchiseFoundry LinkedIn -> FranchiseFoundry YouTube -> FranchiseFoundry

Smart Drinks & Nutrition is Franchising!

Charles at store

Join our communities: Twitter -> @fran_foundry Facebook -> FranchiseFoundry Google Plus – > +FranchiseFoundry LinkedIn -> FranchiseFoundry YouTube -> FranchiseFoundry

Franchisee Selection

competencies graphic

Franchisee selection is critical to the success of both the franchisee and the franchisor. How do you select the “best” of the “best”? Do you conduct a personality test or use a profile tool? Or both? Social Geek Radio guest Rebecca Monet, Chief Scientist for Zoracle discussed personality tests vs profiling. Doesn’t every franchisor want: Better […]

What’s Next After #IFA2015

Bergeron,-Melanie_web15

Congratulations to the International Franchise Association (IFA) staff and the 2015 Convention Committee. Job well done! We believe this was by far, one of the best annual conventions. We want to welcome Melanie Bergeron, Chair of the IFA Board and new Executive Board Members. We are excited about the future under your leadership! We would also like […]

Day 3 of #IFA2015

Celine Durney

Day three of our #IFA2015 attendance started with the non-denominational event, Annual Prayer Breakfast. It was a wonderful start to the day with music provided by Celine Durney, daughter of Franchise Foundry Development Director Dan Durney. Listen to a short snip of Celine’s performance. Michael Isakson, Partner, Insight to Execution & Chairman, IFA International Committee […]

Tweets from #IFA2015

Follow the #IFA2015tweets

The Twitterverse was very active during the 55th annual convention. If you are new to Twitter or a current user, did you catch all the tweets? Better yet, have you connected with everyone? Review the tweets below to catch up on what you may have missed and don’t forget to connect with everyone! Return tomorrow […]