The Big Shift

The Big Shift

Did you catch the recent employment article in the New York Times? The link is in the first comment below. It’s telling. . And it starts with the headline, “How Do They Say Economic Recovery? ‘I Quit.’” Many people think things will return to normal once the virus is...
Spousal Ambush (Part 2)

Spousal Ambush (Part 2)

The spousal ambush… Remember my last post on a holiday ambush? I covered what to expect when you share the news with friends and family that you are buying a franchise. An ambush can come from a well-meaning person who hasn’t done the research. But what happens...
Congratulations, Boris Okong!

Congratulations, Boris Okong!

I was delighted to read about my candidate and new franchisee, Boris Okong, in Arkansas Business, a weekly business journal. (Link to article is in first comment below.) 📰 Boris attended a presentation I did with SCORE East Bay. He’d recently left a company...
Are You Ready to Jump Ship?

Are You Ready to Jump Ship?

You’ve probably seen the headlines. “More U.S. workers are quitting their jobs than at any time in at least two decades.” That declaration recently leapt out from the pages of newspapers, including The Wall Street Journal. For some, this signals a degree of optimism...