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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...

Your Perfect Franchise Is Closer Than You Think

Your Perfect Franchise Is Closer Than You Think

Your Perfect Franchise Is Closer Than You Think In the last few weeks after speaking to over 150 clients who are interested in becoming their own boss, I find that there is a gap between where they are now and where they want to be. The gap is FEAR AND UNCERTAINTY....

What Is The Best Franchise Fit For YOU?

What Is The Best Franchise Fit For YOU?

What Is The Best Franchise Fit For YOU? When it comes to choosing a franchise, the biggest mistake you can make is choosing a brand and model that does not fit your work style, culture or values. Why does this matter? It matters because if you invest in a business...