The Organizational Development Muse

Further thoughts on The Golden Rule and Franchising

Posted by Mark L. Vincent

I recently wrote about the Golden Rule and Franchising. A student at Capella University noticed the post in one of the school's LinkedIn pages and wrote a comment.

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Topics: franchising, franchisee, Process consultation and design, associational systems, organizational development muse, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, organizational systems, franchising economics

But franchising seemed so simple!

Posted by Mark L. Vincent

Many folks who get started in some sort of associational arrangement, be it a franchise, chartering a club with a national organization, establishing a congregation connected to a denomination, or simply licensing some intellectual property, do so thinking that pooling resources makes sense.

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Topics: process consulting, franchisee, franchises, associational systems, organizational development muse, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, organizational problem solving, franchising economics

Getting to third with the triple bottom line

Posted by Mark L. Vincent

In all likelihood you are part of an associational system in some aspect of your life.

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Topics: process consulting, franchisee, franchises, denominational funding, associational systems, organizational development muse, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, franchising economics