The International Franchise Association (IFA) and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s new study brings hard data to the stories we’ve heard from franchisees throughout the country – Obamacare is raising costs, reducing jobs and slowing growth. Stephen Bienko, who owns 15 College Hunks
Franchisees Sit Down with Adam Shapiro, from Fox Business, to Discuss Workplace Conflicts among Employees
With the current shutdown in Washington, Fox Business examines the problems that could arise in the franchise industry if people weren’t able to get along and work together. Two franchise owners discuss workplace conflicts among employees and how to handle and protect themselves from them.
Entering its second week, the government shutdown continues to hurt the U.S. economy. Now, with the debt ceiling approaching, the International Franchise Association reiterates its call for Congress to pass a Continuing Resolution to fund the federal government and raise the debt ceiling.
When one thinks about what a model franchise system should look like, you don’t typically need to look much further than PostNet. Steve Greenbaum, co-founder and CEO, started the company in 1983 as a mailbox renting service and it has grown into a
Yesterday, ADP, in collaboration with Moody’s, released its inaugural National Franchise Report (NFR), a new barometer of the health and growth of the increasingly important franchise industry, measuring the amount of franchise jobs created on a monthly basis. The NFR showed that 19,160
In advance of the International Franchise Expo this weekend at the Jacob Javits Center, Fox and Friends spent some time with different franchise concepts that are hiring and continuing to add jobs to the economy. The franchise industry is expected to outpace other
With 83 percent of the public planning to take at least one summer trip this year, CEO of Choice Hotels International Steve Joyce appeared on CNBC to discuss what hotels are anticipating out of this summer season and what remains the biggest concerns
IFA Pres. & CEO Steve Caldeira Joins President Obama, Vice President Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden for Veterans and Military Spouses Hiring Announcement
As part of the franchising industry’s support of the White House Joining Forces initiative, IFA President & CEO Steve Caldeira joined President Obama, Vice President Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden onstage to mark the hiring of 290,000 veterans and