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By Joel Libava | The latest articles on franchising, entrepreneurship, and small business are highlighted on this Flipboard Magazine created by franchise expert, Joel Libava...The Franchise King®.

How Much Does It Cost to Open a Fast Food Franchise in the United States? | FranchiseDirect.com

🕒<i>Estimated Reading Time: ~3 minutes</i><p><b>Below are the initial investment costs for one location of 10 popular fast food franchises.</b> The ranges given …

Franchise

How To Use A Franchise Website To Find The Best Franchise

Unless you already know what franchise you’re going to buy, you’re probably going to end up searching for one on a franchise opportunity website. If …

Selling

The Importance of Territory in Franchising | FranchiseDirect.com

When you buy a franchise, you’re buying real estate. But, I’m not talking about buying an actual building. Instead, I’m referring to the geographical …

15 Essential Questions To Ask 15 Existing Franchisees

(Pictured: 4 franchise businesses in a row.) Before you get too serious about a specific franchise opportunity, it’s crucial to do serious research. …

Franchising

The #1 Cause Of Sleepless Nights When Buying A Franchise Is…

There’s something you need to know about buying a franchise, and it has to do with sleep. It’s this: you’re going to have a lot of sleepless nights. …

Franchising

Franchise News: Papa John’s Franchisees Score A Win And More

Here’s The Latest Franchise News As you may have heard, John Schnatter stepped down as chairman of Papa John’s after it was revealed that he used a …

McDonald's

Available: Two Outstanding Opportunities For PG&E Business Customers

(<i>Sponsored Post</i>)<p><i>This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of PG&E. The opinions and text are all mine.</i><p>If you’re a Pacific Gas and …

Small Business

Is Amazon Offering $10,000 Delivery Service Franchises?

“The answer, my friend, is blowin’ in the wind, The answer is blowin’ in the wind.” Amazon seems to be taking over the world. Jeff Bezos is into …

Be A Mompreneur With A Home-Based Franchise Business

So, you’re attracted to the idea of being your own boss.<p>Except you don’t want to risk starting a business from scratch-and unproven.<p>As a result, …

Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council

Small Business Accelerator: Tips, Trends and Resources for Entrepreneurs<p>By SBE Council at 21 July, 2018, 12:06 pm<p><b>Here’s this week’s roundup of “How</b> …

Franchises For Sale In Cleveland And Northeast Ohio

If you’re looking for <b>franchises for sale in Cleveland</b>, Akron, Canton-or anywhere else in Northeast Ohio, I have good news.<p>The author of a top-selling …

How to Find a Franchise That Fits

If you’re considering becoming the owner of a franchise business, it’s important to make sure you’re looking into franchises that are the right …

What Do You Want From Life? (An Exercise)

Sometimes, the simplest questions* are the ones that get us thinking. Like this one: What do you want from life? *If your answer is “more money,” you …

The 7 Most Important Factors to Consider When Choosing a Franchise

(<i>Sponsored Post</i>)Purchasing a franchise can be one of the most emotional, stressful, and exciting moments of your life. Dropping a check for $10K – …

Papa John's Franchise Founder Is Out: Will Franchisees Benefit?

(Out!) I interacted with Papa John’s founder, John Schnatter, once. Once. I responded to a post of his on Facebook. It was about one of his cars, …

Do Franchise Rankings Really Matter?

Years ago, there was pretty much only one publication that published franchise rankings. As a matter of fact, 1980 was the year that Entrepreneur® …

How To Buy a Franchise

In this detailed, easy-to follow article, <b>I’m going to teach you exactly how to buy a franchise</b> step-by-step.<p>If you’re ready to use the franchise …

Online Business Startup Courses

<b>Accounting And Financial Statements</b><p>All franchise business owners need to know basic accounting skills.<p>Check out this online course from the …

If You Haven't Found The Right Franchise To Buy

If you’re looking for a franchise to buy, and you haven’t found the right one, yet, check this out. #1: There are over 3,000 different franchise …

Green Franchise Business Support Is Growing

<b>Attention Franchise Buyers</b><p>More and more of today’s consumers are supporting businesses that have positive environmental programs and initiatives in …

7 Ugly Truths About Franchise Consultants (You Won't Believe #4)

You want to buy a franchise so you can own something. But the fear of choosing the wrong franchise…of losing all your money…is the cause of many …

In Which I Wax Poetic About Buying A Franchise

Let’s do something a little different today. Instead of having you simply read some text about buying a franchise, with periods, too many commas, and …

Jim Morrison

Top Small Business Websites & Blogs to Follow

If you’re seeking helpful information on the best small business practices, obtaining capital for startups and similar topics, there are lots of …

Small Business

Franchise Stories: Was Terry In Enough Career Pain To Try Something Different?

That’s the question I posed to Terry. He answered “yes,” but I needed to be convinced. Let’s meet Terry. About Terry Terry Franklin was the V.P. of …

Employment

How A Career Setback Can Be A New Opportunity

(<i>Guest Post</i>)<p>It’s easy to get down in the dumps when your career has hiccuped. But even the most devastating professional career setback can be viewed …

Small Business

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Franchising

How Much Energy Do You Need to Own and Operate a Franchise?

There’s hard work, and there’s <i>really</i> hard work. Owning and operating a franchise business falls under “<i>really hard work</i>.” Are you prepared for it?</b> …

Small Business

Is Multi-Unit Franchising A Winning Proposition?

<b>Multi-unit franchising</b>, for some, can turn out to be a winning proposition. That’s because owning multiple units of the same franchise concept can …

Small Business