A lot of entrepreneurs ask us why franchising is a smart idea right now. It’s a very good question! There are a few reasons why you should start a franchise business right now.

1. The economy is a little shaky at the moment

This means that more people are interested in starting their own businesses because job security in corporate America is low.

Franchises can do well in good economic times and bad economic times, so this is a good time to consider business ownership as a career path.

2. New options have made it easier than ever to start and grow a franchise

In the past, starting a franchised business meant finding a brick-and-mortar location, working long hours managing the business, and having a hand in every aspect of the business.

Now you can start a franchise using different options such as “work from home”, or investing in a “semi-absentee” system where someone else manages the business for you, allowing you to continue working your current job and collecting a regular paycheck.

This makes it much easier for budding entrepreneurs to get involved in franchising.

3. Increasing demand for franchises due to the success of some of the most popular franchised businesses out there

People see how successful these businesses are and they want to be a part of it. Franchising is no longer seen as a potential risk; it’s seen as a smart investment that can lead to a lot of success.

If you’re looking at the world of business ownership, franchising seems to be a more attractive option than starting a business from scratch.

If it’s an option you would like to examine closer, we would love to connect with you. As a professional franchise consulting firm, our only job is to answer your questions about franchise ownership, and to help you find the business that’s a perfect fit for you.

Franchise Matchmakers is a team of franchising professionals that are dedicated to helping people explore business ownership as a career path.  Contact us at  info@franchisematchmakers.com to find out more about franchising options that may suit you.