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Franchise Legislation in US

Franchise Legislation in US Avatar Posted by ChelseaLeigh under Franchises
From http://www.business2sell.com 18 hours ago
Made Hot by: kingofcontent92 on October 24, 2014 2:11 pm
Franchising is the practice of leasing for a certain period, the right to use a company’s successful business model and brand. For the franchisor, the franchise is just another option for building chain stores to distribute goods that help in avoiding the investment and liability of a chain. The fr Read More
There are thousands of franchises out there. To someone jumping into the industry for the first time, the choice can be overwhelming. Here are some key steps in the process of making the right decision for you personally. Read More

Franchise Opportunities: Opening A UPS Store

Franchise Opportunities: Opening A UPS Store Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.thefranchiseking.com 11 days ago
Made Hot by: steefen on October 18, 2014 2:28 pm
There’s certainly no shortage of franchise opportunities being offered these days.But, how many franchise business opportunities have the brand power of The UPS Store®?

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Tubby's Sub Sandwich Shop May Need PR Help

Tubby\'s Sub Sandwich Shop May Need PR Help Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.thefranchiseking.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on October 16, 2014 1:25 pm
Healthy foods are getting more and more ink-and more and more popular. It seems that’s what people want these days. More and more food franchises are offering healthy choices on their menus. But, if your franchises' name is "Tubby's" how is that going to work out? Read More

Yum! Brands Made A Mistake: And?

Yum! Brands Made A Mistake: And? Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.franchisebizdirectory.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on October 14, 2014 8:09 am
So, they made a mistake. Lots of companies do. Some franchisors do. Humans do. So, why is Yum! Brands- a huge franchise company, getting called out so much for their mistake? You Do know about this, right? Read More
Children’s education franchises are needed. Badly.
Fact: Kids-a lot of them, just can’t keep up. I feel that our education system needs some work. What do you think? If you agree, maybe you can help. And, at the same time, go into business for yourself. Read More
The bill by Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) would have prohibited corporations from putting franchisees out of business unless they committed what’s known as a “substantial and material breach” of their franchise contract. Read More

3 Simple Tips For Choosing A Franchise Business

3 Simple Tips For Choosing A Franchise Business Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.franchisebizdirectory.com 29 days ago
Made Hot by: MarketWiz on October 2, 2014 4:35 pm
Part of the challenge in choosing a franchise business has to do with the choices in franchising. The sheer number of different franchise business opportunities being offered can be quite overwhelming for some. Here are some tips to make it less overwhelming. Read More

Top 20 Things To Do Before You Buy A Franchise

Top 20 Things To Do Before You Buy A Franchise Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.franchisebizdirectory.com 32 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on September 27, 2014 11:22 pm
There are several things you need to do before you buy a franchise. I've listed the top 20. In addition, you must do them right. Read this post from The Franchise Biz Directory blog. Read More

James D. White, President and CEO of Jamba Juice - YouTube

Avatar Posted by blogexpert under Franchises
From https://www.youtube.com 39 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on September 21, 2014 1:28 pm
Jamba Juice CEO James D. White discusses how he led the company through a turnaround, building Jamba Juice into a global juice powerhouse. This talk was part of the Dean's Speaker Series. (September 3, 2014) Read More

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Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …
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Kelly McCausey @kellymccausey Shows Solo Smarts

Kelly McCausey is used to functioning as the small business equivalent of a one woman show. Her Website SoloSmarts.com … More
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