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Trends in Local Marketing for Franchisors

Franchise marketing can be a particular challenge, as it requires companies to blend brand uniformity with enough flexibility to tailor ...
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The Connection Between Customer Experience and Employee Experience

Customer experience (CX) and employee experience (EX) are inherently linked in more ways than one. In fact, they can even ...
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The Role of Values-Based Hiring in Talent Attraction and Retention

Today’s employees are more concerned than ever with aligning their work lives and their personal beliefs. This shift has given ...
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7 Ways Restaurant Franchises Can Use AI for a Competitive Edge

In today’s competitive franchise landscape, restaurants must use all the tools at their disposal to gain a leg up on ...
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What Franchises Should Know About Hiring the Class of 2024

The Class of 2024 is heading out of school and into the workforce. Just like every year, this summer means ...
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Blue Rock in Conversation: Franchise Development with Lynette McKee

One of the hallmarks of the franchise world is the fact that everyone has a different journey to get there. ...
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Personalization Plus Privacy: Balancing Elements of Customer Experience

Today, consumers increasingly crave a personalized experience, expecting brands to tailor offerings and service experiences with precision and insight. However, ...
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Transforming Workplaces: The CHRO’s Role in Mental Health Advocacy

In the realm of HR leadership, particularly for the Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), Mental Health Month in May serves ...
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The Mediator’s Playbook: How Executive Recruiters Facilitate Founder-PE Firm Agreements when Sourcing New Talent

In the high-stakes world of Private Equity (PE) acquisitions, aligning the strategic visions of PE firms and the founders of ...
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Generations in the Workplace: Who They Are and What They Want

Today’s workforce spans several generations, from not-yet-retired “Greatest Generation” and Baby Boomers to fresh-faced Gen Z. Each of these generations ...
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How Today’s CEOs Are Planning for Workplace Culture Shifts

What are CEOs really thinking about all the changes of recent months and years? The 2024 KPMG U.S. CEO Outlook ...
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Shades of a Conversation: DEI Past, Present, and Future

Blue Rock Search recently sat down with Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leader and Subject Matter Expert, Kim Adams. Kim has ...
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Celebrate Diversity Month 2024: Transforming Workplaces Through Inclusive Recruitment

Founded in 2004, Celebrate Diversity Month is observed every April to celebrate the differences that make us unique while also ...
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Tech Driven Operations: Elevating Your Franchise Strategy

We might not think of “franchises” in the same breath as “cutting-edge technology,” but for today’s franchises, changing that perception ...
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The Importance of Personalizing the Customer Experience

Personalization is more than just a trend – it’s becoming an expectation. Is your CX strategy aligned with what customers ...
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Should Your Vice President of Enrollment Be a Decision Architect?

At Blue Rock Search, we think the answer is “Yes,” and we’re happy to share why. A recent Fast Company ...
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What to Know About HR Technology and Recruiting in 2024

In today’s HR world, there seem to be new technology solutions around every corner, promising to overhaul your HR function. ...
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Three Companies Leading the Way with Gender-Diverse Hiring

At Blue Rock Search, we’re committed to diverse, inclusive, and equitable hiring practices for twelve months of the year. This ...
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Augmented Reality: Enhancing the Customer Experience

Imagine taking a basic piece of print marketing collateral, and with a simple scan of your smartphone, it unfolds into ...
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Adapting Talent Attraction Strategies in Private Equity

As salary levels stabilize following major growth trends, private equity firms are faced with a conundrum: How can they attract ...
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Celebrate Black History Month with These Learning Resources

Black History Month isn’t just a time to look back at the past but also to think about the future. ...
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Harnessing High-Tech Solutions for Franchise Success

Today’s franchise world is more competitive than ever, leading more entrepreneurs to turn to cutting-edge technology solutions to gain an ...
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Higher Education and Compensation in 2024

As higher education gears up for another year, recruiting and retention will once again consume a significant portion of our ...
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Pros and Cons of Return to Office: What CHROs Should Keep in Mind

 Over the last few years, many employees have found their work-related expenditures – and stress levels – lowering, thanks to ...
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