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How long does it take to open a franchise business?

How long does it take to open a franchise business?

Once you’ve decided you want to look into becoming a franchise owner, you’ll surely want to know how long it will take before you’re able to open your doors for business. Well, there are more than 3,000 franchise businesses available for consideration, all with different systems built for different candidates. So the answer is: It…

am i right for franchising

Am I right for franchising?

With more than 3,000 brands and over 700,000 franchise units in the United States, clearly, there are lots of people who are right for franchising. But are you? There’s no easy way to know for sure until you start to go through the franchising process, preferably with a franchise consultant like me who can help…

What does a franchise consultant do?

If you’ve ever been in the market for a home, you’ve probably engaged a realtor to guide you through the process. For most of us, working with a realtor to find our dream home is a no-brainer. Think about the value they bring! They help you figure out what you’re looking for in a home.…

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How would you like to emerge when America reopens for business?

The Coronavirus Pandemic has been devastating on many levels and has certainly impacted our daily routines.  Keeping our social distance has been challenging for sure, but hope often provides reassurance that this will pass. We don’t know when our country will return to some semblance of normalcy, but any of us who lived through the…

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Best of 2020: Not sexy, but semi-absentee and super successful!

You’re interested in franchising, so let’s kick off the year with a new feature highlighting interesting franchise opportunities! Here’s an emerging service brand with a patented product that’s growing exponentially. It’s easy, doesn’t require much time or labor to run and has some amazing territories still available. It’s in the booming construction and waste management …

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What is Multi-Brand Franchising?

Franchise candidates are often presented the opportunity to become a multi-unit franchise owner when in discussions with a franchisor. Most of the time, the option is to open multiple units of the same brand. However, it’s also possible to become a multi-unit franchise owner that owns different brands, whether they are operated by the same…

single unit or multi-unit franchising

Single Unit or Multi-Unit Franchising? Which is right for you?

Is single-unit or multi-unit franchising right for you? Contrary to what you may have heard, there is no wrong answer. Both roads have their advantages, and both have their challenges. Like most things with franchise business ownership, the right answer depends on you. Before we dig in, let’s review the differences between the two. Single-unit …

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