Tag Archives: franchise opportunities

If you have looked into purchasing a franchised business, or you are in the franchise industry at all, chances are you’ve heard the term discovery day. Each company’s discovery day will be executed differently, but the general idea of discovery days is exactly what it sounds like. It is a… Read More

As part of the franchise purchasing process, before committing to a particular franchise, you will more than likely chat with existing franchisees during what’s called the franchise validation phase. This is one of, if not the most, important part of your franchise research process. Why? Because these franchisees were in… Read More

If you have already decided that purchasing a franchise is the right business step for you, you’re now faced with the question of “which franchise?”. At this point you may be leaning towards a couple of choices that you think will be the best franchises for you and you are… Read More

Your Next Best Franchisee Candidate May Be Unemployed Yes – you read that right. You may just find your next best franchisee candidate in the “currently unemployed” pool. While there is this stigma around the unemployed that they are lazy, or not an ideal candidate for purchasing a franchise, this… Read More

Our Franchisees have come across clients that are disappointed to learn that The Brothers that just do Gutters is a franchise because, “ They’d rather spend their money locally, and support and shop local brands.” However, franchises do impact, and are a part of the local community in several ways.… Read More

Generally, when those interested in purchasing a franchise begin to do research, they start with well-established brands like McDonalds, Burger King, Subway, etc. because, it is commonly believed that the longer a franchise has been around, the less chance of their business failing. However, this isn’t always the case. There… Read More

Becoming a business owner is a big investment, and prior to making the leap, self-evaluation is key! Asking yourself a few important questions could help you to decide whether you are best fit for entrepreneurial endeavors, becoming a franchisee, or if business ownership is not for you at all. Here… Read More

This isn’t the first time we’ve discussed the perception of blue-collar work, and it’s no secret that the term blue-collar, or manual labor, has a certain stigma around it. These jobs are often for those who were not smart or focused enough to complete college or the lower-class citizen, right?… Read More

The fast food and chain restaurant industries are labeled as high-turnover industries, and rightfully so. When we say turnover rates, we are referring to the percentage of employees an employer loses in a year. According to an article in The Economist, the turnover rates within these industries is averaging around 100%… Read More

Have you decided you are ready to buy a franchise, but you don’t know where to start? While making this decision likely wasn’t easy, and required a lot of initial research and planning, at this point, your research and planning has only just begun! Now that you’ve officially taken the… Read More

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