Are you ready to build an empire? Does building an empire with one of the few Master Franchise concepts available sound interesting to you? Are you a successful achiever with a background in sales or sales management? Then, you may want to explore the possibilities of owning a master franchise. What is a Master Franchise? A…Details
Are you dreaming of owning a business and not sure what direction to go in? Do you enjoy working with families and children? Perhaps you should consider a child education or development business to fulfill your dreams of business ownership. Here are 5 reasons to consider a Child Education and development franchise business. 5 reasons to consider…Details
Featured Franchise – Home Improvement Choosing a franchise is not easy. This month we feature a rewarding business option in the area of home improvement. Home improvement is a growing industry as homeowners are looking to update and improve their homes. There is a renovation boom and this is a good time to cash in with a…Details
5 tips for the franchise interview Many people considering a franchise think that every franchisor will want them to be one of their franchisees as long as they have the money. That analogy is like buying a job because you can pay your way in! Below are some tips to consider when conducting a franchise…Details
Are you a Franchise Pioneer? According to the “The Free Dictionary”, the definition of a pioneer is 1) One who ventures into unknown or unclaimed territory to settle or 2) One who opens up new areas of thought, research or development. A franchise pioneer introduces a new concept. From time to time a new a…Details
Starting in business: Advice from veterans & pros Going from service member to CEO is a more natural transition than many veterans realize. A large support network has sprung up to help vets start their own businesses, but many don’t know it exists. The Small Business Administration and the International Franchise Association’s VetFran program…Details
Batteries Plus Bulbs Powered by Vetrepreneurs By Megan Cummens Veterans’ professionalism, organization, technical know-how, risk-tolerance and leadership skills often set them up for great endeavors after service. In fact, veterans are at least 45 percent more likely to take the plunge into entrepreneurship than people with no active-duty military experience. An example of one of these veterans…Details
3 Habits to Break Before Becoming a Leader
October 2016 – by Marlene Chism
Employees often talk about ways they wish their leaders would change, from listening better to acknowledging efforts. The reality is that leadership is never as easy as it looks. Once you become the leader your blind-spots seem to increase.
On the journey to becoming the leader you want to be, there are many difficult lessons, including new habits to develop and old habits to eliminate. Here are three habits to eliminate before you start your leadership journey.
· The need to be right
· The desire for the spotlight
· The urge to fix othersDetails
4 Reasons to Own a Pet Franchise Have you thought about owning a pet franchise? My dogs are the best dogs in the world. They know this because I tell them everyday that they are the best. If you also have the best dogs, cats, or other pets, you know exactly what I am talking…Details
by Rita Goldberg My entrepreneurial journey was organic and almost unplanned. My passion for swimming was instilled in me long before my passion for business. In the 1970s, I was hoping to be part of the British national swim team, having earned a spot at the Olympic time trials – until an injury ended my…Details