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)
When it comes to being your own boss, you want to know not just how much money you made or how big of a footprint you have, you want to know what kind of legacy you've left. That's what makes franchising so great.
Franchising provides you with a... (Read More)
Have you just sold a family business, recently retired, or are just plain yearning for something new? Perhaps you're sitting on some extra cash and just don't know what to do with it.
We'll tell you. Open a franchise. That's what you should... (Read More)
There are a number of reasons why women looking for a new career or business opportunity might be drawn to franchising. Whether it's for the sense of community, structured setting, or a chance to follow their dreams and passions, there are a number... (Read More)