How Do You Finance a Franchise?

How Do You Finance a Franchise?

There are several ways you can finance a franchise. You can use your own savings, use qualified retirement funds, take out a loan, or seek financing from investors. If you’re thinking about franchising your business, it’s important to understand the...
Franchise Fun Fact: Passion is Overrated

Franchise Fun Fact: Passion is Overrated

Should you invest in a business that you are passionate about, or should you view your business as the vehicle that allows you to enjoy your passions? Stacy Swift of Franchise Matchmakers explains why passion might be overrated. If you are looking to buy a franchise,...
Steps In Finding the Right Franchise for You

Steps In Finding the Right Franchise for You

As an entrepreneur, you may be looking for a franchise business opportunity. But how do you go about finding the right franchise for you? Here Are 5 Steps to Take in Finding the Right Franchise 1. Do Your Research Doing your research is important when you’re...
Popular Franchise Industries

Popular Franchise Industries

A franchise is a business model that allows entrepreneurs to start and operate their own businesses under the name of an established brand. Popular franchise industries include food service, retail, and personal services. Benefits to Franchising There are many...
How to Find a Good Franchise Opportunity

How to Find a Good Franchise Opportunity

So, you may be thinking of getting into a franchise business, but don’t know where to start. Fortunately, it’s not as difficult as you may think. Below are some suggestions to help you get started on your search for that perfect franchise opportunity....
More Quotes to Inspire the Entrepreneur in You

More Quotes to Inspire the Entrepreneur in You

Zig Ziglar once said “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing, that’s why we recommend it daily.” No truer words were ever spoken! No matter how self-sufficient we as entrepreneurs think we are, there are times when we need a little...
What Makes a Great Franchise Owner?

What Makes a Great Franchise Owner?

When we meet a potential franchisee, there are certain traits we’re looking for. We want the person who will make the Franchisor’s business their business. We want a franchise owner who can engage a team; someone who sees their business as a vehicle for...
6 Health Tips for Entrepreneurs

6 Health Tips for Entrepreneurs

Health is a big factor in running a business. I’m sure you’ve heard about the American epidemic of obesity, which has many factors like lifestyle, food, and genetics. Those are all real factors, but one thing that no one talks about is the stress that...