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A Proper Introduction To Franchising

A Proper Introduction To Franchising Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From https://www.thefranchiseking.com 9 days ago
Made Hot by: bloggerpalooza on July 29, 2015 11:02 am
When tackling something big-like becoming the owner of a franchise business, it's super-important to learn as much as you can. I just launched Franchise Business University. You can learn all about franchising there. Online. Read More

Fact: Not Every Business is Franchise-Worthy

Fact: Not Every Business is Franchise-Worthy Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From https://www.sba.gov 11 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on July 26, 2015 2:37 pm
It's true. Not every business-or every business idea in this case, is franchise-worthy. In other words, just because you have a good idea for a business, it doesn't mean you'll be able to turn it into a franchise business. Read More
I used to be able to retain information. Lots of information. Really. Now-not so much. One thing I was able to retain (early on in my franchise career) and it’s something that continues to guide me today, is a sentence I read in a franchise brochure. Some advice... Read More

Buying A Franchise? This Is The Last Thing You Need To Worry About

Buying A Franchise? This Is The Last Thing You Need To Worry About Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://ownermag.com 25 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on July 13, 2015 7:22 am
A good number of small business experts suggest starting out with the end in mind.In the case of buying a franchise, I don’t.That’s because when you buy a franchise, the end is the opening of your business.Read more. Read More
The folks at Subway headquarters are smart. They quickly put together a crisis management plan to help them get in front of a trending news story about child porn and Jared Fogle, the Subway pitchman. See how. Read More
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 34 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 41 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

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Daniel Kehrer @140Main Leads the Way for SMBs

Daniel Kehrer has spent his career as a thought leader and in the trenches as an expert in small business and digital … More
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