Category Archives: Company in the News

September 2015 Living Large: How Three Brands Crunch Big Data

BY BETH EWEN The subject of this month’s Living Large column is big data—how to use information to boost franchisee performance. The problem is taking a firehose of numbers and filtering out the most important. Big data, this month’s Living Large subject, was right up Nancy Bigley’s alley. “I was so excited about this topic, … Continue reading September 2015 Living Large: How Three Brands Crunch Big Data

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August 2015 Living Large: Brands Discuss People Practices

BY BETH EWEN Tom Lewison, CEO of Wild Wing Cafe, believes in a formula for recruiting management: They want to develop 80 percent from within their ranks, and 20 percent from outside. “The reason is so we do not have an incestuous look at the business,” he says. “Sometimes you get in the weeds, and … Continue reading August 2015 Living Large: Brands Discuss People Practices

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June/July 2015 Living Large: How 3 Emerging Brands Aim to Support Franchisees

BY BETH EWEN When Tom Lewison arrived as CEO of Wild Wing Cafe, he looked at the organizational structure and made a change. “I took some costs out of the office and put it into the field,” he says. One of those changes was to charge his field consultant to focus only on franchised operations; … Continue reading June/July 2015 Living Large: How 3 Emerging Brands Aim to Support Franchisees

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Executive Care Provides Peace of Mind to Those In Need

July 1, 2015 In 2004, Executive Care opened the doors to its home care business, providing a full range of in-home care services to individuals and families. Since its founding, Executive Care’s mission is to provide compassionate quality in-home care services to its clients so that they can remain safe and independent in the comfort of their own … Continue reading Executive Care Provides Peace of Mind to Those In Need

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