When you buy into a franchise operation, you are investing in your future. You are essentially embracing a proven business model and staking your business life on it.
And, you know what? That's okay. Why? Because franchising is THE way.
There... (Read More)
Are you paying enough attention to your competition? Whether a company is B2B or B2C, performing periodic audits on the competition can provide valuable information. Here are a few ways to gather business intelligence:
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BYOB. It's that one acronym everyone strives for. No one really wants to work for someone else, but yet, most of us have to. However, there are those out there with either the resources or desire to take the plunge and build a business operation... (Read More)
Think businesses that have primarily office workers don't have to worry about workplace safety? Think again! This list of workplace injuries demonstrates that accidents happen in all kinds of U.S. companies. Notice that a number of them apply to... (Read More)
When it comes to owning a business, there's one thing everyone says they want to get out of it: the perks of being your own boss.
Whether it be setting your own schedule, cultivating an amazing team of employees, or expanding a business you can... (Read More)
Optimism among small business owners is reaching new highs. According to a recent USA TODAY/Allstate survey, 64 percent of companies with 100 or fewer employees say their businesses are doing well, up from 61 percent in late 2015. Looking forward to... (Read More)
Want to be your own boss? Well, then it's quiz time!
The fact is, being your own boss isn't something you can just go and do on a whim, so if it's something you've been considering, we want to make sure you're ready for it.
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Giving back to your community is not only the right thing to do. It can have valuable benefits to you and your company. That's why many businesses — even ones with only a handful of employees — are putting corporate social responsibility (CSR)... (Read More)
You've purchased a franchise opportunity and have found a level of success you could never have imagined. After discovering the true meaning of being your own boss, now you're wondering what's next. How do you live this life of luxury while... (Read More)