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Why You Shouldn’t Go It Alone

Why You Shouldn’t Go It Alone

Have you ever looked at successful business owners and wondered how they manage to juggle it all? Spoiler alert: they don’t do it alone.  Behind every great business owner is a team of people helping them along the way. This is especially true in the world of...

How to Cultivate the Franchise Millionaire™ Mindset

How to Cultivate the Franchise Millionaire™ Mindset

Becoming a Franchise Millionaire™ isn’t just about the money—it’s about embracing a mindset that sets you on a path to success, freedom, and fulfillment. The Franchise Millionaire™ Mindset is all about vision, determination, and strategic action. It’s about using the...

Are These Franchise Myths Holding You Back?

Are These Franchise Myths Holding You Back?

So, you’re thinking about diving into the world of franchising but keep hearing all these crazy myths that make you second-guess your decision? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. There’s a lot of misinformation out there, and today, we’re going to set the record straight...

Why Your Network Is Your Net Worth

Why Your Network Is Your Net Worth

We’ve all heard the saying, “It’s not what you know, but who you know.” When it comes to building a successful business, this couldn't be more accurate. Your network is one of your most valuable assets, and here’s why.   The Power of Connections   Having a...

From Banking to Senior Care Success

From Banking to Senior Care Success

Sade and Ibraheem’s Franchising Journey Have you ever thought about leaving your job to start your own business but felt unsure about where to begin? Meet Sade and Ibraheem, a dynamic couple who made the leap from secure banking careers to the exciting world of...

How to Scale Operations Through Franchising

How to Scale Operations Through Franchising

Standing at the crossroads of business growth? If you’re contemplating how to expand your operations while maintaining the essence of your unique brand, franchising might just be the golden ticket you’ve been searching for. Now, I know what you might be thinking:...

4 Mindsets For Franchisee Success

4 Mindsets For Franchisee Success

I recently came across a fantastic article on Forbes by Fiona Simpson that really resonated with me: Four Mindsets for Franchisor Success. While the article is written from the perspective of franchisors, I believe these mindsets are just as crucial for aspiring...

From Financial Planner to Franchise Owner

From Financial Planner to Franchise Owner

When it comes to inspiring success stories, Oye’s journey truly stands out. It’s a perfect example of how determination, research, and the right support can completely transform a career. We’re excited to share his story of moving from being a financial planner to...

Ditch The 9-5: Become Your Own Boss Through Franchising

Ditch The 9-5: Become Your Own Boss Through Franchising

Ever catch yourself staring out the office window, daydreaming about a life where YOU call the shots? Where your time is yours and you’re not just another cog in the corporate machine? If that sounds like you, then it’s time we had a heart-to-heart about how you can...

My Week At Harvard Business School

My Week At Harvard Business School

I have always been an avid learner. That is one of the secrets to my success. Attending Harvard Business School has always been on my bucket list of things I would love to do! In December, I received a notification that I had been accepted into the Leading Business...

The Future Is Green: 7 Eco-Friendly Franchises

The Future Is Green: 7 Eco-Friendly Franchises

In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, sustainability is no longer just a buzzword but a vital component of successful franchise operations. Recognizing this shift, many entrepreneurs are turning their attention to eco-friendly franchise opportunities that...

The Ultimate Guide To Franchising Your Business

The Ultimate Guide To Franchising Your Business

So, you've built a business from the ground up. You've weathered the storms, celebrated the highs, and learned more than a few lessons along the way.  Now you're probably standing at a crossroads, thinking, "What's next?"  If expanding your footprint and creating a...

Top Franchise Opportunities to Watch in 2024

Top Franchise Opportunities to Watch in 2024

As we get ready for 2024, the franchise landscape is brimming with opportunities that align with evolving consumer behaviors, technological advancements, and societal shifts. Let's delve deeper into the top franchise opportunities for the upcoming year, exploring why...

5 Reasons People Are Getting Into Franchise Ownership

5 Reasons People Are Getting Into Franchise Ownership

Are you considering a change in your career or looking for a new entrepreneurial opportunity? Franchise ownership might be the right path for you. The franchise industry has seen remarkable growth in recent years, attracting individuals from various backgrounds and...

5 Of The Scariest Franchising Myths Debunked

5 Of The Scariest Franchising Myths Debunked

As Halloween approaches, it's the perfect time to shine a light on some of the scariest myths that haunt prospective franchisees. These misconceptions can be so daunting that they often deter aspiring entrepreneurs from considering the franchise route. However, fear...

Make Money While You Sleep With Passive Ownership

Make Money While You Sleep With Passive Ownership

Have you ever dreamed of making money while you sleep? I know I certainly did. As a former teacher, I spent years working tirelessly, trading hours for dollars. But everything changed when I discovered the world of franchising and became a multi-unit franchise owner...

5 Franchise Businesses For $50,000 Or Less

Embarking on your entrepreneurial journey doesn't always require a massive investment. With careful planning and resourcefulness, aspiring entrepreneurs can kick start their own ventures for as little as $50,000 investment! Today we are sharing 5 such franchise...

Risks And Rewards In Franchising

Risks And Rewards In Franchising

Have you ever considered stepping into the world of entrepreneurship, but hesitated due to the perceived risks? Venturing into the world of franchising may seem like a daring leap and can feel very scary.  However, with our strategic guidance, we can help you take...

3 Niche Franchise Industries To Invest In

3 Niche Franchise Industries To Invest In

  In the bustling world of business and entrepreneurship, the allure of franchise opportunities has always been undeniable. When we hear the word “franchising” we often think about big-shot franchises like McDonalds, Tim Hortons, and Burger King. But amidst this...

From Paramedic To Franchisee

From Paramedic To Franchisee

If there's one thing life has taught us, it's that unexpected paths often lead to the most rewarding destinations. Just ask Whitley Cheatham, a former paramedic turned passionate pet enthusiast and successful franchisee of Dog Training Elite. Whitley's journey from...

The Truth of Franchising Unveiled

The Truth of Franchising Unveiled

Are you considering jumping into the world of franchising but finding yourself tangled in a web of myths and misconceptions? Fear not! In this blog, we're going to be debunking some of the most common misunderstandings about franchising. Let's separate fact from...

Franchise Financial Preparation Checklist

Franchise Financial Preparation Checklist

If you've ever dreamt of being your own boss, building a business from the ground up, and making a mark in the world of entrepreneurship, buying a franchise could be the perfect opportunity for you. Our team at Bailey Brown The Franchise Agency is here to guide you on...

From Beauty Shop To Franchise Empire

From Beauty Shop To Franchise Empire

  Today, I want to share with you the inspiring story of two entrepreneurs who took a leap of faith and found their path to success through franchising. Meet Edwina and Emmanuel Chauvet, the dynamic duo who turned their passion for entrepreneurship into a...

Celebrate Canada With Its 7 Largest Franchises

Celebrate Canada With Its 7 Largest Franchises

As Canada Day approaches, it's the perfect time to reflect on the incredible entrepreneurial spirit and success that Canadian businesses have achieved. From coast to coast, Canadian-founded franchises have made a significant impact not only within the country but also...

Judith And Damion’s Journey To Franchise Ownership

Judith And Damion’s Journey To Franchise Ownership

Transitioning from a stable job to owning a franchise requires a significant leap of faith. Today, we are thrilled to introduce you to Judith and Damion, two remarkable individuals who have fearlessly taken that leap and embraced the world of franchise ownership. In...

The Ultimate Guide To Franchising Your Business

The Ultimate Guide To Franchising Your Business

Franchising has become an attractive option for entrepreneurs looking to expand their business quickly and efficiently. By franchising your business, you can tap into the entrepreneurial spirit of others while leveraging their investment and expertise. However,...

7 Tips For Franchise Success

7 Tips For Franchise Success

Becoming a franchisee can be an incredibly rewarding venture. It allows individuals to step into the  business world with a proven concept, established brand, and ongoing support. However, success as a franchisee requires more than just signing on the dotted line. It...

6 Current Franchise Trends in 2023

6 Current Franchise Trends in 2023

Are you considering investing in a franchise in 2023? If so, you should be aware of the current trends that are shaping the franchise industry. As the world continues to evolve, so does the franchise industry, and it's crucial to keep up with the latest developments...

Is Buying A Franchise Right For You?

As a prospective business owner, investing in a franchise can seem like an attractive option. Franchises offer the opportunity to start a business with an established brand and support system, but there are also potential downsides to consider.   In this blog...

7 Reasons Why We Love Franchising

Franchising has become an increasingly popular business model in recent years, with more and more entrepreneurs choosing to become franchisees instead of starting their own businesses from scratch. There are many reasons why franchising has become so popular, and in...

From Unmotivated To Unstoppable

How to Find Your Inner Drive and Succeed   It's the start of a new year and for many of us, that means a chance to hit the reset button and set new goals for ourselves. While the start of a new year can be a time of excitement and motivation, it can also be...

A Look Back on 2022

A Look Back on 2022

As 2022 draws to a close, we at Bailey Brown The Franchise Agency are taking a moment to reflect on all that we have accomplished over the year. It’s been an exciting and fulfilling year, and we couldn’t have done it without the hard work and dedication of our team...

A Gift Guide For Entrepreneurs

A Gift Guide For Entrepreneurs

Are you struggling with what to get the entrepreneurs in your life? Don’t worry, I have you covered.  As a multi-unit franchise owner, I know how busy life can get for entrepreneurs. That is why I have curated a list of 4 things I absolutely love as a successful...

Franchising- A Recipe For Success

Franchising- A Recipe For Success

In December I come across so many delicious holiday recipes. So this year, I have decided to make what I think is the perfect recipe for success, and the main ingredient is: franchising! Franchising is a business model that allows individuals to own and operate a...

How Bad Credit Impacts Buying A Franchise

How Bad Credit Impacts Buying A Franchise

How Bad Credit Impacts Buying A Franchise I speak to a lot of people on a daily basis about owning a franchise and one of the scariest part about the process is the “F” word-Financing! Financing is the main thing that stalls a lot of people in their decision making...

You Have Just Bought a Franchise— Now What?

You Have Just Bought a Franchise— Now What?

You Have Just Bought a Franchise— Now What? Making the decision to buy a franchise and become a new franchise owner is a very exciting time for an entrepreneur! Once you have signed on the dotted line, there are quite a few things that need to be in place to ensure...

Education Franchises You Need To Know

Education Franchises You Need To Know

As soon as the calendar changes to September you normally think about going back to school. As a former teacher, I saw many parents supplementing their children’s education with after school activities and programs. During the pandemic, this industry significantly...

Why A Mobile Franchise Might Be Right For You

Why A Mobile Franchise Might Be Right For You

Why A Mobile Franchise Might Be Right For You A mobile franchise is a type of business franchise in which the franchisor licenses the use of their brand and business model to the franchisee, who then operates a mobile unit. Mobile franchises are typically found in...

4 Reasons Why You Hesitate To Buy A Franchise

4 Reasons Why You Hesitate To Buy A Franchise

Franchising can be a life changing endeavour. Speaking from experience, I can say that my life has changed dramatically as a result of becoming a franchise owner. I was able to leave my teaching career and venture into entrepreneurship full time as a result of...

How To Guarantee Franchise Success

How To Guarantee Franchise Success

THE 5 STEPS TO FRANCHISE SUCCESS Earlier this year, I decided to teach a college course on Venture Development and Entrepreneurship. One of the things a colleague said that stood out to me was that “she has never failed a student but the students have failed...

Signs You Have Found The Right Franchise

Signs You Have Found The Right Franchise

Signs You Have Found The Right Franchise You are excited! When you pick a franchise, you want to find a franchise that excites you and one that you have a strong passion for. Of course you will have some fear as you are entering into a new arena that you may not be...

3 Things You Must Know Before Buying a Franchise

3 Things You Must Know Before Buying a Franchise

3 Things You Must Know Before Buying a Franchise In 2008, I made the decision to invest in my first automotive franchise. The process was not a straight road and I learned a lot about buying a franchise business. Looking back I realized that there are a few thing I...

Best Recession Proof Franchises

Best Recession Proof Franchises

Best Recession Proof Franchises What are the best recession proof franchises? Since we entered the global pandemic in 2020 and time has passed we have learned to navigate the world and our businesses in a different way. There is an intersection between businesses, the...

5 Characteristics of Highly Profitable Franchises

5 Characteristics of Highly Profitable Franchises

5 Characteristics of Highly Profitable Franchises Not all franchises are created equal. You can have a franchise of a well known brand and not be successful and a lesser known franchise brand and be very successful. With that in mind, it makes sense to look for traits...

5 Top Franchising Opportunities For Women

5 Top Franchising Opportunities For Women

5 Top Franchising Opportunities For Women Women entrepreneurs statistics show that 252 million entrepreneurs out of approximately 582 million in the world are female. Women own 31% of small businesses or franchises in the US. We have focused the recent blogs on the...

Want More Money? Start A Seasonal Franchise

Want More Money? Start A Seasonal Franchise

Seasonal Franchises Spring is in the air and this is the time of year when we start thinking about spring cleaning and getting the pool ready for the summer season. As the weather changes, I thought about some of the seasonal franchises that are in our portfolio. A...

4 Reasons You Do Not Own A Franchise

4 Reasons You Do Not Own A Franchise

4 Reasons You Do Not Own A Franchise I started to think about becoming a franchise owner when I was in my classroom wondering what it would be like to no longer be a teacher and become a business owner. I did not leave it as a dream because I was more committed to my...

5 Franchises Under $50,000

5 Franchises Under $50,000

5 Franchises Under $50,000 Franchising is a proven business model that leads to the accumulation of wealth. Many people think that franchising is out of their budget but that is far from the truth. When we think of the term franchising we automatically equate it with...

From Teacher To Franchise Owner

From Teacher To Franchise Owner

From Teacher To Franchise Owner Have you ever wondered who is the ideal franchise owner? Franchising is truly for anyone who is willing to take risks, wanting to get started in a business concept quickly, and most importantly has the work ethic to match. A majority of...

Why You Need To Hire a Franchise Agency

Why You Need To Hire a Franchise Agency

Why You Need To Hire a Franchise Agency Why use a Franchise Agency? If you have decided that the time is right for you to find a franchise business, maybe you are asking yourself if you should use a franchise agency or do it by yourself? When you are getting ready to...

Franchise Success Mindset For 2022

Franchise Success Mindset For 2022

Franchise Success Mindset For 2022 With the arrival of the new year, gives another opportunity for success with your franchise Having a success oriented mindset is the key for long term growth and success with your franchise. In this article we will be showcasing all...

When Is It Time To Franchise Your Business?

When Is It Time To Franchise Your Business?

When is it time to franchise your business? Do I have to wait a certain amount of time before I can franchise my business? That is one of the questions that potential clients will ask me. The answer is NO. There is no official law that says your business should be...

5 Franchises Under $25,000

5 Franchises Under $25,000

5 Franchises Under $25,000 Finding a business that is cost efficient can be a challenge for entrepreneurs who are just starting out. Most entrepreneurs are inundated with commercials and signs from the big players in the franchise industry such as McDonald's,...

From Probation Officer to Franchise Owner

From Probation Officer to Franchise Owner

From Probation Officer to Franchise Owner The decision to go from employee to business owner is not always an easy one. It takes courage and being intentional about transitioning from employee to becoming your own boss. Here’s the story of one person who made the...