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The Franchise King shares 4 not-so-obvious things interested parties need to explore before getting into franchise ownership. Some of them are not-so obvious. Read More
I won't be making any friends at McDonald's headquarters with what I'm pointing out in this franchise blog post...but that's how the cookie crumbles. Or, the McDonald's Quarter Pounder in this case. Read More

10 Coffee Franchises to Challenge Starbucks

10 Coffee Franchises to Challenge Starbucks Avatar Posted by tuckerleroy under Franchises
From http://smallbiztrends.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: bloggerpalooza on July 4, 2015 8:57 am
Starbucks doesn’t offer franchise opportunities in the U.S. Luckily though, there are plenty of other coffee chains out there that offer franchise opportunities. Here's a list of ten top retail coffee franchises offering Starbucks potential competition. Read More
I spend a lot of time blogging about marketing a from-scratch small business, but less blogging about marketing a franchise. Which is funny, because I used to own one. So let’s look at some marketing tips, as well as lessons I’ve learned from the failure of my ice cream shop. Read More

Franchising: How To Know When You’ve Found The One

Franchising: How To Know When You’ve Found The One Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.franchisebizdirectory.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on June 28, 2015 12:12 pm
Just like finding “the one,” you might have love at first sight or you might have to kiss a few frogs, so to speak, so you really know when it’s right. Even if you know that you want to sell sandwiches, prepare taxes or give massages – there are dozens of franchise companies specializing in each. S Read More

Buying A Franchise: Fighting About Money

Buying A Franchise: Fighting About Money Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.thefranchiseking.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on June 27, 2015 9:38 am
There is no reason...no reason at all to fight about money when you're looking into franchise ownership. The topic of money, your money is important. See why. Read More
There are many benefits to franchising. One is support in keeping up with the ever-changing technological landscape. Today's great franchise companies invest in great technology. For you. Read More
The Franchise Disclosure Document is one of the most important documents you should read when buying a franchise. It's also a long, boring, read. really. Boring. See why. Read More
All of us were new once...were first. How can first time franchisees avoid common mistakes? Franchisors give their advice in this article from Franchise Direct.com Read More
Owning a home-based franchise can be a great thing. You can usually count on deducting the majority of your business expenses. What’s even better is that some of your non-business expenses may be able to be deducted. Read More

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