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Staying Connected with Your Franchisees

Franchisors and franchisees will succeed in a franchise arrangement with robust, respectful and open lines of communication at all times. What does great communication look like? Explore the following tools and forums being used within the franchise se...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   8:30am
Date:   Tuesday 30th August 2016
Venue:   Melbourne venue to be confirmed
Phone Enquiries:   03 9533 0028


Staying Connected with Your Franchisees

Franchisors and franchisees will succeed in a franchise arrangement with robust, respectful and open lines of communication at all times. What does great communication look like? Explore the following tools and forums being used within the franchise se...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   1:00pm
Date:   Wednesday 31st August 2016
Venue:   Melbourne venue to be confirmed
Phone Enquiries:   03 9533 0028


WA Coffee Catch-Up

Monthly Coffee Catch-Up This months topic is: Financing unplugged Drinks and snacks Join us for an informal gathering, to catch-up and mingle with other franchise industry participants, and talk about issues that are on you mind.  No p...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   7:30am
Date:   Thursday 1st September 2016
Venue:   Dome Cafe, Old Peninsula Hotel, Marylands, WA
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030


NSW Lunch 1/09/16

Don't be the next employment headline! Over the past 18 months, a number of significant franchise brands have been caught up in damaging negative press about employment related issues, particularly allegations about underpaid employees.  ...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   12:15pm
Date:   Thursday 1st September 2016
Venue:   Moore Park Golf Club
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030
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QLD Effective Franchise Recruitment

What every franchisor should know about recruiting franchisees. This workshop will build your fundamental understanding of best-practice recruitment processes and techniques, and give you an insight into what franchisees are looking for, their concerns,...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Tuesday 6th September 2016
Venue:   Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


QLD Improving Franchise Advisory Councils

How to increase the effectiveness of Franchise Advisory Councils. This workshop provides a unique opportunity for mature systems to learn how to reinvigorate their Franchise Advisory Council's, and will provide developing systems key pointers on how...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Wednesday 7th September 2016
Venue:   Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


VIC Effective Franchise Recruitment

What every franchisor should know about recruiting franchisees. This workshop will build your fundamental understanding of best-practice recruitment processes and techniques, and give you an insight into what franchisees are looking for, their concerns,...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Tuesday 13th September 2016
Venue:   Rialto Tower, 525 Collins St, Melbourne
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


VIC Improving Franchise Advisory Councils

How to increase the effectiveness of Franchise Advisory Councils. This workshop provides a unique opportunity for mature systems to learn how to reinvigorate their Franchise Advisory Council's, and will provide developing systems key pointers on how...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Wednesday 14th September 2016
Venue:   Rialto Tower, 525 Collins St, Melbourne
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


Managing the Performance of Your Team

This workshop is designed to provide franchise business leaders with the knowledge and skills to effectively manage the behaviour and performance of employees. Performance Management types of performance Obligations as a franchisee or team leader...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:30am
Date:   Wednesday 14th September 2016
Venue:   Melbourne venue to be confirmed
Phone Enquiries:   03 9533 0028


NSW Effective Franchise Recruitment

What every franchisor should know about recruiting franchisees. This workshop will build your fundamental understanding of best-practice recruitment processes and techniques, and give you an insight into what franchisees are looking for, their concerns,...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Thursday 15th September 2016
Venue:   CBD Venue to be advised
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


Franchisee Financial Essentials

Franchisee Financial Essentials Demystify the complexity of working with numbers in franchise businesses. The workshop will assist attendees to gain a clear understanding of the business and financial management essentials and their impact on profit...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:30am
Date:   Thursday 15th September 2016
Venue:   Griffith University Southbank Campus
Phone Enquiries:   07 3382 1401


NSW Improving Franchise Advisory Councils

How to increase the effectiveness of Franchise Advisory Councils. This workshop provides a unique opportunity for mature systems to learn how to reinvigorate their Franchise Advisory Council's, and will provide developing systems key pointers on how...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Friday 16th September 2016
Venue:   Level 31, 1 O'Connell St, Sydney NSW 2000
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


Developing Your Leadership Brand

This workshop provides leaders, managers and franchisees with an understanding of key leadership concepts, self-awareness about themselves and the type of leader they want to be, as well as strategies for workplace application. To find out more or to re...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:30am
Date:   Tuesday 20th September 2016
Venue:   Melbourne venue to be confirmed
Phone Enquiries:   03 9533 0028


VIC Forum 22/9/2016

HR Issues: Dealing with the Fair Work Act,
the Fair Work Ombudsman and your people Find out what you need to know and do, day-to-day, to protect your business.

Facilitated by Michael O'Shaughnessy, Principal HR Specialist, HR Central, th...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   7:15am
Date:   Thursday 22nd September 2016
Venue:   HR Central, Toorak, Victoria
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030
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QLD Roundtable 22/09/2016

Importance of Independent Advice Certificates Obtaining independent accounting, business and legal advice is not compulsory for franchisees under the Franchising Code, but should franchisors insist that franchisees get independent advice before ent...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   7:45am
Date:   Thursday 22nd September 2016
Venue:   Minter Ellison Office, Varsity Lakes, QLD
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030
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NSW Foundation Field Manager Bootcamp

Field managers have a tough job, often on the road working alone, striving to protect your brand and make a real difference to franchisee performance. To succeed they need a unique combination of courage, emotional intelligence and business savvy. The F...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   8:00am
Date:   Tuesday 27th September 2016
Venue:   Sydney venue to be confirmed
Phone Enquiries:   0407 093 981


Effective Management of Workplace Grievances

Are you equipped to manage a workplace grievance, such as a claim of bullying and harassment?  Your approach to the complaint and the action you take is vital in assisting the best outcome for your workplace. This session will provide an opportunity t...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   8:30am
Date:   Wednesday 5th October 2016
Venue:   Melbourne venue to be confirmed
Phone Enquiries:   03 9533 0028


SA Event 05/10/2016

SA Event: Support Staff Discussions An informal gathering to talk about specific topics, and establish contacts within the Franchising community, external to your own business.  A great opportunity to have a chat with other support office staf...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   6:00pm
Date:   Wednesday 5th October 2016
Venue:   Archer Hotel, SA
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030
Register now for this event.


WA Coffee Catch-Up

Monthly Coffee Catch-Up This months topic is:
Recruitment Strategies that Work Drinks and snacks Join us for an informal gathering, to catch-up and mingle with other franchise industry participants, and talk about issues that are on you m...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   7:30am
Date:   Thursday 6th October 2016
Venue:   Dome Cafe, Old Peninsula Hotel, Marylands, WA
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030


Effective Management of Workplace Grievances

Are you equipped to manage a workplace grievance, such as a claim of bullying and harassment?  Your approach to the complaint and the action you take is vital in assisting the best outcome for your workplace. This session will provide an opportunity t...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   1:00pm
Date:   Thursday 6th October 2016
Venue:   Melbourne venue to be confirmed
Phone Enquiries:   03 9533 0028


QLD Roundtable 13/10/2016

Fire safety training Issues for franchises Attend this session to learn about; Queensland Compliance to Authority Requirements Queensland Fire Safety ACT demerit points and subsequent fines Queensland Workplace Regulations ...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   4:00pm
Date:   Thursday 13th October 2016
Venue:   Gutter Vac Offices
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030
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QLD Site Selection

Understand the data available to make better site decisions. Half-day workshop (8:30am - 12:30pm) For more information click here. This course is provided by the Franchise Advisory Centre.   ...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   8:30am
Date:   Tuesday 18th October 2016
Venue:   Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


QLD Territory Planning

How to define territories across a network that each have the same market potential Half-day workshop (1.00pm-5.00pm) For more information click here. This course is provided by the Franchise Advisory Centre.   ...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   1:00pm
Date:   Tuesday 18th October 2016
Venue:   Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


VIC Site Selection

Understand the data available to make better site decisions. Half-day workshop (8:30am - 12:30pm) For more information click here. This course is provided by the Franchise Advisory Centre.   ...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   8:30am
Date:   Thursday 20th October 2016
  Repeating On specific dates
Venue:   Rialto Tower, 525 Collins St, Melbourne
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


QLD Roundtable 20/10/2016

The Changing Trends in Digital Marketing ..and how to use Social Media productively. Digital Marketing has changed significantly over the years and those changes are becoming more frequent. With Facebook changing algorithms more often than I ch...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   11:00am
Date:   Thursday 20th October 2016
Venue:   Minter Ellison Office, Varsity Lakes, QLD
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030
Register now for this event.


VIC Territory Planning

How to define territories across a network that each have the same market potential Half-day workshop (1.00pm-5.00pm) For more information click here. This course is provided by the Franchise Advisory Centre.   ...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   1:00pm
Date:   Thursday 20th October 2016
  Repeating On specific dates
Venue:   Rialto Tower, 525 Collins St, Melbourne
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


VIC Advanced Field Manager Bootcamp

The Advanced 2-Day Field Manager Bootcamp is the Franchise Relationship Institute's newest program, taking participants to a higher level of mastery through additional evidence based techniques and models into how to have a positive impact in their deal...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   8:00am
Date:   Tuesday 25th October 2016
Venue:   Melbourne venue to be confirmed
Phone Enquiries:   0407 093 981


Franchise Growth Masterclass

At this Master Class former Brumby's CEO Michael Sherlock and Senior Business Coach Alan Anderson will reveal the framework, structure and process that led Brumby's to double its share price annually from 56c to nearly $3.60 before selling to Retail...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Thursday 3rd November 2016
Venue:   Griffith University Southbank Campus
Phone Enquiries:   07 3382 1401


WA Coffee Catch-Up

Monthly Coffee Catch-Up This months topic is: Marketing - The 5 "P"s Drinks and snacks Join us for an informal gathering, to catch-up and mingle with other franchise industry participants, and talk about issues that are on you min...

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Category:   General
Start Time:   7:30am
Date:   Thursday 3rd November 2016
Venue:   Dome Cafe, Old Peninsula Hotel, Marylands, WA
Phone Enquiries:   1300 669 030


NSW Introduction to Franchising

The basics every potential & start-up franchisor & franchisee should know. (And essential training for new franchisor staff who have no prior franchising experience. 1-day workshop 9am-5pm) This course is provided by the Franchise Advisory C...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Tuesday 8th November 2016
Venue:   CBD Venue to be advised
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


VIC Introduction to Franchising

The basics every potential & start-up franchisor & franchisee should know. (And essential training for new franchisor staff who have no prior franchising experience. 1-day workshop 9am-5pm) This course is provided by the Franchise Advisory C...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Thursday 10th November 2016
Venue:   Rialto Tower, 525 Collins St, Melbourne
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


QLD Introduction to Franchising

The basics every potential & start-up franchisor & franchisee should know. (And essential training for new franchisor staff who have no prior franchising experience. 1-day workshop 9am-5pm) This course is provided by the Franchise Advisory C...

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Category:   Franchise Academy
Start Time:   9:00am
Date:   Tuesday 15th November 2016
Venue:   Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane
Phone Enquiries:   07 3716 0400
Email Enquiries:   simon.heggen@franchise.org.au


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MEDIA RELEASE The Franchise Council of Australia (FCA) recognised franchising's best in South Australia at the 2016 SA Excellence i...
  WA Excellence in Franchising Awards showcase outstanding franchising success.   The Franchise Council of Australia (FCA)...
Bruce Billson appeared on today's Franchise Industry Bulletin to talk about how engaging with mainstream media can take the FCA to higher groun...

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Staying Connected with Your Franchisees

Start Time: 8:30am
Date: Tuesday 30th August 2016

Staying Connected with Your Franchisees

Start Time: 1:00pm
Date: Wednesday 31st August 2016

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