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How Much Will Thanksgiving Cost You This Year?

Blame dairy products, coffee and sweet potatoes for the per-dinner rise--although it's small.

This Thanksgiving, It's All About the Pie

Whether it's made with pecan or sweet potato, this year's holiday is sure to be sweet.

App lets diners check the vibe of restaurants in real time

Dining app Dash has introduced its Venue Vibes feature, which lets customers get accurate and real-time info about the atmosphere of nearby restaurants.

An Idea For Franchisors And Franchisees in 2015

Here’s an idea: Make 2015 a giving  year. I’m not referring to charity work or community work, although I would encourage you to do that. Keep reading to find out how I want you to become a giver in 2015.   An Idea For Franchisors And Franchisees in 2015 I want you to become a […] The post An Idea For Franchisors And Franchisees in 2015 appeared first on The Franchise King®.

Franchise Interviews: The UPS Store®

(Sponsored Post) It’s very beneficial for today’s potential franchise owners to get a feel of the opportunities they’re interested in from a lot of different angles. Existing franchisees are a great source of information about the opportunity. Show More Summary

How To Be The King Of Your Franchise Business

That’s the goal, right? You purchased the franchise business you’re now the owner of, so you could be King. So, you could run the show. So you could be the boss.   What Does Being The King Mean To You? While you’re thinking about that, let me share what being King means to me. […] The post How To Be The King Of Your Franchise Business appeared first on The Franchise King®.

Facebook Shuttle Drivers Fight Back

The move for better pay and working conditions could lead other service workers in Silicon Valley to follow suit.

Green renovation made easy with snap-on insulation and solar panels

The Netherlands' Energiesprong is retrofitting homes with modular, snap-on fittings that can be deployed quickly and cleanly.

The 4 Biggest Hiring Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

Here are 4 costly mistakes entrepreneurs commonly make that hurt their companies (and how you can learn to avoid making these same mistakes yourself.)

3 Ways To Avoid Lowering Your Prices For Customers

When customers start complaining about price before buying your products, resist their arguments with these strategies.

After Brendan Synnott Sold Bear Naked in 2007 for $80 Million, He Was Depressed

It took Brendan Synnott years--and lots of convincing--to agree to sell Bear Naked, the granola company he co-founded, to Kellogg's. Even when he signed the deal, he was still coming around to the idea.

Service offers loyalty points without all the cards

Thanx enables consumers to collect loyalty points by simply registering their existing credit card.

How Do People Get New Ideas?

In a previously unpublished 1959 essay, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov explores how people get new ideas. He believes that new ideas come from combining things together.

iPad Users Get Refund on Office 365

Some iPad users may be in line for a refund from Microsoft, of all places. Microsoft recently changed its pay structure on its mobile Office app. The company had previously required an annual subscription to Office 365 from iPad users...Show More Summary

10 Founders Share a Favorite Inspirational Quote

Can a quote inspire you to build a successful company? Not really. But they can help motivate you a little more.

Now’s the Time to Shop Small

Since 2010, the Saturday after Thanksgiving has been designated “Small Business Saturday.” It is a day to recognize small businesses and what they bring to a local community.  You probably know the direct impact of the small businesses in your community. They provide needed goods and services. Everyone needs to be reminded of their contributions […]

How to Minimize Mental Chatter Today

Leadership guru Srikumar Rao explains concrete tactics to control your thoughts and improve your productivity.

How Will You Judge Your Success?

Let's think about your key employee/partners in addition to ourselves when evaluating our success.

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