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The Best Strategy for Making Sales From Franchise Portals

If you aren’t closing leads from portals, it’s time to change your tactics Franchisors have a love-hate relationship with franchise portals. Once the most popular source for franchise leads, portals

How Much Should You Budget For Franchise Lead Generation?

How you should prioritize your franchise lead generation spends to find more buyers It’s that dreaded time of year again. It’s time for the franchise sales team to face the

Why Brand Storytelling Is The New Key To Franchise Lead Generation

Professional Storytelling provides content that potential franchise leads crave. Quick, close your eyes and try to recall a business mailing, magazine advertisement or online banner ad that you’ve seen in

Top Franchise Development Takeaways From the 2013 IFA Conference

Want to grow your franchise system in 2013? Pay attention to these changes in the industry: By Joe Mathews and Thomas Scott This year’s International Franchise Association Convention was the largest

Key Takeaways from the 2012 Franchise Update Conference

Franchising fights back from recession, but performance gaps keep many companies from expanding By Joe Mathews and [googleplusauthor] “Franchise Sage” Darrell Johnson, CEO of FranData, has played an integral role

The New Lead Generation Winning Formula: What it Takes to Engage Quality Leads

Hint: They are starving for specific information – are you satisfying their appetite? by [googleplusauthor] and Joe Mathews On average, how many leads does it really take to sell a

3 Franchise Lead Generation Reports You Can’t Live Without

[googleplusauthor] Base your budgetary decisions on real data and achieve your goal much more quickly By Thomas Scott OK, I admit it. I’m a geek. At some point in my career,

What Is Google Penguin and How Does it Affect My Franchise Opportunity Website?

[googleplusauthor] Google wants you to publish more content about your franchise opportunity if you want to rank highly for key terms Everyone hates spam. Spam doesn�t just clog your inbox;

How Can Brand Storytelling Boost Franchise Sales Lead Generation? Just Ask Chem-Dry

Bill Knight, VP of Franchise Development for Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning How Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning used brand storytelling and organic search to generate more than six times the leads, triple close

Game-Changing Trends For Franchise Sales Lead Generation

Why yesterday’s successful lead generation strategy is tomorrow’s failure At its annual Sales and Leadership Conference, Franchise Update reported a milestone development that could forever change the way franchisors generate