New Podcast: Why Leadership Transparency and Passion Are Critical to Franchising Success

Susan Beth, Chief Operating Officer at NRD Capital, joined the podcast to discuss her experience as a franchisee, franchisor and on the private equity side of franchising. Susan touched on key criteria she looks for when investing in franchise businesses, including transparency, a clear direction on what will happen going forward, strong leadership and a… Read More

This Week on Inc.: Top Performers Are The Most Likely Employees to Face Burnout. Here’s How to Prevent It

Recent data found that 20 percent of highly-engaged employees have faced burnout. Many businesses don’t recognize the signs of employee burnout, which can cause top performers to be physically and mentally drained, and cause productivity to take a hit as a result. Does your team have a strategy in place to prevent burnout? Read my… Read More

This Week on Inc.: How United Airlines’ Turbulent Year Caused Its CEO to Recognize the Importance of HR

Does your business include a seat at the leadership table for your HR team? Many businesses do not, and only include HR in leadership conversations after crisis hits. United Airlines learned this the hard way — when it waited until several incidents happened in 2017 to involve its HR team. Now, the airline is realizing… Read More