Franchise Articles

Nov 22, 2010

How To Evaluate A Franchise Opportunity

There are now franchise opportunities that operate in almost every type of business category that you can imagine. They are available in most price brackets and can suit most people lifestyles....
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Oct 21, 2010

Starting a New Business

Starting a new business that is a franchise has all the steps and concerns that any new business has, plus some that are particular to franchises.  Once the decision has been made to seek a...
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Sep 14, 2010


#franFund p{margin-bottom:12px;} Your path to franchising must begin with research to determine which franchise is really right for you. Your search will start wider, of the franchise...
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Jul 19, 2010

The ins and outs of leasing

Whether you're negotiating a lease or a sublease for a new business, there are dozens of issues that can come back to bite you if you don't do them correctly at the outset. And these issues...
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Jun 17, 2010


1.         Lack of Commitment To determine whether purchasing a franchise is right for you, you should consider your own personal experience and the time you are willing to invest.  If your...
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May 7, 2010

Want to buy a franchise? Read this first

#consFran p, ul, ol, li{margin-bottom:12px} #consFran ul li ul li{margin-bottom:0px;} If you're considering “buying” a franchised business in Canada and you live in Ontario, Alberta or PEI...
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Apr 22, 2010

Are You Thinking About a Franchise?

How often have you thumbed through a franchise magazine or online directory and noticed a franchise opportunity advertisement, and felt you'd really like to get in on that...if only you had the...
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Mar 30, 2010

A Look At The Franchise Business Model

The term "franchising" refers to a business model that's been around since the mid-1800's when the manufacturers of the Singer sewing machine first dreamed it up as a way to expand the distribution...
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Mar 26, 2010

Am I a Good Franchise Candidate?

With the knowledge that most new businesses are likely to fail within the first few years, it makes sense to consider a franchise, as the success rate is far greater. If you are at the point where...
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Jan 20, 2010

Home Based Business Opportunities FAQ's

There are lots of reasons that people grow weary of their job. Burnout is a common thing in the workplace due to stressful work environments, office politics, the daily commute, and the grind of...
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Nov 20, 2009

Are You Franchise Material?

As with any other organization, franchisors need to look for certain characteristics in applicants to determine if he is indeed right for the job.  Candidates for priesthood must generally show...
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Sep 30, 2009

Advantages of Franchising

Franchising is by far one of the most popular business expansion systems in the world today. The success of franchising as a business system can be attributed to several factors.  The first and the...
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