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A Governor signed a law last week that allows…gives permission-to any individual or corporation to cite religious beliefs as a defense when sued by a private party. In his state. Read what this could mean. Read More

Don't Buy A Franchise Because You Can't Find A Job

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From 2 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on March 31, 2015 8:13 pm
You should never consider buying a franchise because you can't find a job. It's the wrong reason. You should become the owner of a franchise business because you want to...because you want to be the boss. Read More
To expand education for incoming business students, a new course to commence next spring will target undergraduates and help to promote a greater understanding of the franchise business model in the wider business world. Read More
Franchises are really not turnkey businesses. Turnkey is a great word, though. It offers a fantastic visual. But, it’s too fantastic. If franchise businesses really were turnkey…the possibilities are endless. Read More
Taking a look at 10 up-and-coming franchises that embody current trends in the always evolving food franchise industry. As always, performing in-depth research and due diligence are a critical part of determining if an investment opportunity is right for you. Read More
There’s a new CEO at Quiznos. Doug Pendergast is his name, and he replaced Stuart Mathis, who took over for Schaden. (Mathis recently resigned to “pursue other opportunities.”) So, will Quiznos franchisees trust him to do the right things to get the company profitable again? Read More
With the economy being as shaky as it is, sometimes starting a business is your best security. Here, Joel Libava helps you explore your options. Read More
International expansion can be a daunting adventure for a franchise system. Franchise law expert, Philip Zeidman of DLA Piper, gives 8 tips for expanding a franchise business into another country. Read More

Exposed: Why This Franchisee Went Out Of Business

Exposed: Why This Franchisee Went Out Of Business Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From 8 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on March 26, 2015 9:24 am
Neil-the franchisee, brought a lot to the table. He was entrepreneurial, smart…well-rounded-he even attended law school. And, he was (is) really personable. All the things you’d want to see in a business coach. The executives at franchise headquarters must have loved him. Read More
For accounting firms, having some of their accountants available for consultations with franchise clients will enable the firms growth and possibly help it gain a competitive advantage against other local accounting firms. Read More

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …

Kelvin Cech @FunctionWriting Lives Solopreneur Dream

Sometimes it's easy to forget, but a little over a year ago, Kelvin Cech was stuck grinding out copy for a small sports … More
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