How Our Merge Will Make Us Smarter, Bigger and Better

FRI has have taken a big leap forward and joined forces with Go Global to provide our clients with a rejuvenated focus and a broader team with a greater depth of experience in franchising, particularly in learning and organisational development. FRI has operated in the franchising sector for 22 years and has built an enviable reputation, both in Australia and overseas,  
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Field Managers — What Would We Do Without Them?

The latest edition of Business Franchise Australia features an article written by Bruno Ceraso, our Melbourne based Associate. A role within the franchising sector that is often both under-rated in its impact and under-appreciated in its importance in the franchisor/franchisee relationship dynamic, is the role of the “Field Manager”. The field manager is al 
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FANZ Conference

Ree-Anna Chapman, our Operations Manager recently attended the Franchise Association of New Zealand’s National Conference where she was a keynote speaker. She presented a keynote session on “Multi Unit Franchises – Factors Influencing Satisfaction”, and also ran a workshop that was focused on how to get franchisees to support change. Our New Zealand  
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Driving Franchise Profitability — FCA NSW Conference

We attended the Franchise Council of Australia’s NSW / ACT State Conference recently. The theme was “Driving Franchise Profitability”. Craig James, Chief Equities Economist with Commsec forced many of the participants to rethink their view on economists. Not only was Craig entertaining he was also understandable! He reiterated the need for all business 
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Learning in Action

FRI’s founder Greg Nathan today presented at the Franchise Council of Australia post breakfast Academy forum in Melbourne. The session focussed on “Learning and Development in Franchise systems”, and was attended by around 45 people. Adopting his usual interactive style, Greg encouraged the participants to share the best learning experiences that they had had. As a result t 
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Multi-unit Franchising Summit Taps into Aussie Mood for Business Growth

Multi-unit franchising is a growing element in the Australian marketplace as proved by the 170 plus franchisors and franchisees who attended the third annual Multi-Unit Summit recently in Melbourne. One of the guest speakers at the summit was David Ostrowe, who owns a chain of Burger King stores in the US. Ostrowe told Franchising, “It was an honour and a privilege spen 
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Announcing Greg’s Blog

We’re pleased to announce that FRI has launched Greg’s Blog, which is where you will find regular Greg Nathan’s Healthy Franchise Relationships Tips. To get the latest Tips straight to your newsreader software, update your rss feed to: this feed (http://www.franchiserelationships.com/RSSRetrieve.aspx?ID=7601&Type=RSS20) You can also receive Greg&rs 
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We're MAD using Clinics, Round Tables and a Banjo

MAD stands for Making a Difference and it’s one of our core values. So our Chairman, Greg Nathan, was thrilled to be invited for the fourth time to conduct the full day Franchise Relations Clinic at the front end of this year’s IFA Convention at Las Vegas. Greg also facilitated a round table on Implementing Change, spoke in a seminar on Franchisee Engagement org 
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Highlights from 2nd Annual Field Manager Summit

Here’s some exciting statistics from our 2nd Annual Field Manager Summit — 78 learning sessions attended by 309 people over six days across three States, achieving an overall participant satisfaction rating of 83%. If you attended, we hope this summary helps to keep the learning and inspiration alive. And if you were a participant you will also have access to th 
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