How to use a trial shift for new employees

How to use a trial shift for new employees

A trial shift for new employees Screening new employees and figuring out if they will work long-term is easy with the trial shift. You can invite those you are thinking of hiring along to work at least two shifts in the business. Of course you’ll pay them, think...
How to hire good retail employees

How to hire good retail employees

A lot of retail franchisees are asking how to hire good retail employees. Hiring staff is tricky, and it’s a common task retailers do. Kim Richwol, CEO & founder of healthy quick service chain FeedMee in Victoria, Australia, has a fantastic hiring process...
How to train staff to close the store

How to train staff to close the store

 As retail franchisees, we don’t want to be in the store from 7am to 8pm at night. You can do that for a while, but after a few months, that gets old. Although we think we should be in the store from open until close, and 100% across all the operations of our...
What are the KPIs for the retail industry?

What are the KPIs for the retail industry?

  Knowing a couple of quick headline numbers can help you quickly gauge performance of your stores over time. A quick glance at these numbers will tell you if you’re doing better or worse than last week/month/year. So what are the KPIs for the retail industry?...