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)
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)
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.
Consider these... (Read More)
Here's a surprising statistic from a recent Gallup poll. Only 41 percent of U.S. employees say they definitely know what their company stands for — its mission, or why it's in business, and how it's different from competing companies.
While... (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)
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)
Cyber attacks are becoming increasingly common at small- and medium-size businesses. The source of many of these attacks? Employees. In many instances, employees unknowingly grant hackers access to their company's system. That's why it's so... (Read More)
We've been spending a lot of time talking about the business of franchising. And sure, this is serious business. After all, we're talking about a fun, rewarding career.
But franchising isn't all serious all the time. When was the last time you... (Read More)
Every evening, it's the same. You are determined to leave on time. Yet again, you find yourself finishing one more thing, answering one more email, or talking to one more co-worker. Or perhaps you spend a few hours every weekend catching up on your... (Read More)