Several thousand businesses, in several hundred industries, sell business format franchises in the United States.
But not all are equally successful at attracting buyers.
While there are many reasons for this differential performance, one important explanation is that some ideas are more easily f Read More
Use this checklist to help you prepare for franchise ownership. It's located on the Franchise Direct franchise blog, and is a blog post you'll want to bookmark. Read More
On franchising and the minimum wage debate: Market conditions will dictate how much you’ll pay your employees. They always have. Don’t get yourself into a tizzy over the minimum wage issue. Seriously. It’s not like you can control it anyway. Read More
Zaniac began in Park City, Utah, in 2012 with its first campus. Since the birth of his children, founder Paul Zane Pilzer realized what schools these days were missing: a fun location where kids could come to learn alternative methods.
Zane Math, for example, is a teaching approach using paper and Read More
J.J. Ramberg, the host of a long-running small business show, is featured in this collection of the latest franchising and business links from The Franchise King Blog. Read More
This business opportunity is very different. Different can be good for people wanting to be their own bosses. Especially something that's low-investment- different. Like this 3-wheeled business. Check it out. Read More
Ray Kroc was a man like no other. A real entrepreneur. A visionary. In this post, some of his struggles are shared along with some of his best quotes, plus a video of Ray Kroc. And, some facts about McDoanld's. Read More
Would you like to own something big…something with big potential? Something that very few people have? Something that could help you reach your true potential? Something you’ve heard of, but never knew exactly what it was? Read More
Here are 6 important questions to ask yourself when looking for the franchise that fits you. This post is located at the Franchise Direct website and blog, and it's chock full of useful information. Read More
One of the biggest trends in beauty has to do with a consumer’s willingness to spend money on natural and organic beauty products. According to Nielsen, natural and organic beauty products have experienced a whopping 24% compound annual sales growth rate over the past 4 years. Is franchising capita Read More

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