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How to give your life a boost

Jurek Leon asks what it takes to build a successful franchise business? Different people do it in different ways and some are willing to share their secrets. One of these people is Jim Penman of Jim’s Mowing fame and his story What Will They Franchise Next? is available as a free e-book at the Resources section […]

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Wow your customer – irrespective of price

Andrew Foote, managing director of Party Plus Franchising writes, “Jurek, here is a true story for you that concluded today – if some other business can profit from this, please feel free to reproduce or edit it as appropriate.”
 
My wife Donna had the pleasure of taking possession of a new car. We needed a second car […]

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Attract attention

We’re swamped with way too much information today. I’m not talking the junk, but the really good stuff that we’ve asked to receive at some point in the past. Your customers are overwhelmed with information that they want, but just don’t have time to process. We’re in a world where, for the first time, it […]

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Get 26% more, just change some words

More and more travellers are being asked to reuse their towels, to help conserve resources, save energy and reduce the amount of detergent-related pollutants released into the environment. In most cases, this request comes in the form of a card placed in guests’ bathrooms. This finding was made by Jurek Leon on his recent travels. A […]

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