X

COVID-19 Update: A Word From Our President, Bob Chapa

Burger King – Why Brands Are Going Flat

Burger King – Why Brands Are Going Flat

Change is inevitable, even for the largest and most well-known brands like Burger King. Their recent decision to join the flat design trend for their rebrand, with the help of creative agency Jones Knowles Ritchie, has been the talk of the business town and causing a...
Sunny and Stable: Pantone Institute Colors Forecast 2021

Sunny and Stable: Pantone Institute Colors Forecast 2021

Consider incorporating these on-trend colors into your business’ look — and tips on how to do it. We all need a bit of sunshine after a bit of a gloomy year. That’s more than a personal feeling — the professionals agree too. The Pantone Institute recently announced...
The Best Franchises to Own in 2021

The Best Franchises to Own in 2021

Investing is a long-term strategy, and just as you invest in the stock market or real estate with the expectation of returns down the road, the same can be said about investing in a franchise. With the national average of franchise owners being $60,000, you must...
How to mind your business and be socially conscious

How to mind your business and be socially conscious

The dos — and a don’t — of having your brand show support for current events and social values. From the beginning of the pandemic, people enthusiastically supported front-line and essential workers (please keep that going!). Encouraging signs were placed in lawns....
Revitalize Your Franchise Brand in 2021

Revitalize Your Franchise Brand in 2021

Further your franchise success with pro partners Here are three reasons why partnership is essential when it comes to revitalizing your franchise in both look and message. Consumer tastes change. Business strategies evolve. Brand ingenuity needs shared to attract and...
Franchise of dreams: How to recruit the best team — and keep them

Franchise of dreams: How to recruit the best team — and keep them

As the team leader, you are looking for talent. Assemble a dedicated group who can hit it out of the park (and amplify your ROI). If you build it, they will come. That’s great — but you don’t just want “they.” You want the best team possible to help you grow your...