Are You Sure You’re The Decision Maker In Your House?
Note: this post on Medium focuses on buying a franchise business, but the storyline is common with all major purchases. “Let me be clear Joel. I make the decisions in my house.” Is that you? Is that how you approach the decision making process? Really? If so, you may have…
Read This Before You Visit Raising Cane’s
You have heard of Raising Cane’s, right? It’s that “chicken” place. Another fast-food restaurant. I guess I heard about it because I’m in the franchise space. But there’s something I didn’t know. In this case, it has to do with what they serve. And I still can’t believe it. Raising Cane’s Only Serves Chicken Fingers That means the restaurant doesn’t offer chicken wings…
You Don’t Have To Buy A Franchise All By Yourself
I have some good news for you! If you’re thinking of starting a business, there’s a way to do it so you won’t feel so alone. It’s franchise business ownership. Because… Franchising Offer a Proven Formula The franchise model offers a proven formula for you to follow. It’s a great way to go into business…
Why Won’t Members Of The Franchise Industry Aggressively Encourage Covid-19 Vaccinations?
I should have taken what he said as a sign of things to come. More on that in a minute. As of this writing, Covid-19 is (again) overwhelming hospitals around the nation. In Cleveland (where I’m located), over 1,000 Ohio National Guard troops have been deployed* to help hospitals with…
I’ve Had Enough Of These People On LinkedIn
I’ve had it. I can’t take it anymore. This stuff is killing people. Why is it happening? What the hell happened to us? Anyone? Be Gone! It needs to stop. But how? Is there anything you can do to stop the lies? The disinformation? The propaganda? Maybe. Given that, I…
Why Franchisees Must Continue To Make Good Choices After Their Franchise Opens
If you’ve made good choices leading up to the purchase of your franchise business, your odds of becoming successful increase. So now what? You need to continue making good choices as a franchisee. Like these: Have a good franchise attorney at the ready. Why? Because all small business owners need an attorney. Make sure you have access to cash. Why? Because stuff comes up in business. Unexpected stuff.
If you’ve made good choices leading up to the purchase of your franchise business, your odds of becoming successful increase.
So now what?
You need to continue making good choices as a franchisee.
- Have a good franchise attorney at the ready. Why? Because all small business owners need an attorney.
- Make sure you have access to cash. Why? Because stuff comes up in business. Unexpected stuff.
- Retain a small business accountant. You know why.
- Communicate with franchise headquarters. Ask for help when needed. Be nice and be liked.
- Stay up on the latest franchise/small business news. It pays to be in the know. Watch for new trends in your industry!
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My Top 10 Tips For Buying A Franchise
What follows are my top 10 tips for buying a franchise. These franchise tips will help you a lot, so make sure you bookmark this article right now. That way, you can refer back to it again and again as you search for the right franchise to buy. Franchise Tips For Buying A Franchise When it…
Announcing a New Way to Support Small Business
According to The Office of Advocacy and Small Business Data, small businesses comprise: 99.9% of all firms 99.7% of firms with paid employees 97.5% of exporters (285,334) 32.0% of known export value ($473 billion) 47.1% of private sector employees (61 million) 40.3% of private sector payroll In addition, from 2000…
Can Business Owners Require Employees To Get Vaccinated?
On Requiring Vaccinations Should you…and can you require vaccinations if you own a franchise? I say yes, and it’s not an option. Especially if you want to beef up your chances of being in business this time next year. This is serious stuff. So read on. To be blunt, if…