There are three main types of startup funding available, and each comes with its own benefits and drawbacks. No matter what your idea is, one of these options is likely to be a perfect fit for your new business’s cash needs.
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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 363 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

From the Experts: Secrets for Cash Flow Success

From the Experts: Secrets for Cash Flow Success Avatar Posted by inventoryninja under Finance
From http://www.waspbarcode.com 362 days ago
Made Hot by: Abertsain on July 3, 2015 7:57 am
It’s what determines a company’s strong or weak image, the financial position your company is in and it even determines business failure and success. This influential force is cash flow. 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 370 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 370 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
No longer do I have to spend my entire lunchtime queuing in my local branch of Natwest just to set up a direct debit. Mobile banking has taken this a step further, as most transactions can be carried out simply by pressing a few buttons on your smartphone. Read More

3 Steps to Increase Business Selling Price

3 Steps to Increase Business Selling Price Avatar Posted by Exit Promise under Finance
From http://exitpromise.com 377 days ago
Made Hot by: marketingvalue on June 20, 2015 8:24 am
When a business owner begins to negotiate the sale of his or her business with buyers for the first time, he or she will inevitably face a difference between the buyer’s offer price and the desired selling price. It’s at this point when a lively debate between the parties will occur over the underl Read More
Can you grow your company using your own money rather than outside financing? Here are some key benefits and strategies to bootstrapping your business. Read More

This Could Be One of the Most Underestimated Employee Benefits

What's more important than salaries at your small business? Small business owners and entrepreneurs sometimes believe they …
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Daniel Sharkov @DanielSharkov Grows Up Blogging

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