Archive for November, 2016

Franchisees are too optimistic about risk – New Research.

Franchisees don’t do their homework and are too optimistic about risks according to a study.

Franchisees are unrealistically optimistic about risks of setting up their business, even after those risks have been disclosed to them, our research shows.

We tested this unrealistic optimism by surveying 205 current US franchisees from 26 brands. We chose the US because there is publicly accessible data about the identity of franchisees there (in Australia this … Read the full post »

The Daily Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity


By 1918, Charles M. Schwab was one of the richest men in the world.

Schwab was the president of the Bethlehem Steel Corporation, the largest shipbuilder and the second-largest steel … Read the full post »