Archive: December 2018

On December 11th, 2018

5 reasons to buy a new Franchise

1.You’re buying a proven system which means you don’t have to learn from all of the mistakes that you would make as a new business entrepreneur. Having a proven system allows you to benefit from the lessons that have already been learned by the franchisor this will save you tens of thousands of dollars in ...

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On November 30th, 2018

An Economic Snapshot of the 2018 Holiday Season

2018 Holiday Season Economic Snapshot Anybody watching their 401(k) knows the market is down, but there are plenty of positive economic indicators to be thankful for, as Thanksgiving ushers in this year’s holiday season. Notably, gas prices are low, unemployment claims are at generational lows, and housing starts for both one-unit and two-plus-unit structures are ...

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On November 29th, 2018

How to Expand and Grow your Investment

How to successfully utilize your investment to expand and grow Trying to expand and grow your investment is something that all franchise and business owners try to do. Keep reading for tips on how to accomplish this feat! 1. Utilizing Capital will help grow your Investment The most common barrier to expansion faced by today’s ...

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On November 28th, 2018

Veterans and Franchising, Helping Veterans Transition to the Civilian World

Another Veterans Day has come and gone, but businesses can still do their part to honor veterans. After serving their country, veterans deserve to be honored for their sacrifice and commitment. Business executives can offer veterans opportunities to thrive and excel, encouraging and honoring them for their service. Veterans often find the transition from the ...

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On November 21st, 2018

Growing your Business through Franchising

Growing your Business, and how to do it! What would motivate a company to select the franchising model for company growth?  Most people will consider franchising a large and unfamiliar undertaking.  It’s certainly easier to interview and hire managers for each new location and work them through your standard system, teaching them how you run ...

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On November 19th, 2018

Jack in the Box Franchisees See Another Battle with Their Franchisor

Jack in the Box Franchisees argue with Franchisor Jack in the Box franchisees on Monday filed a complaint with California regulators, alleging they are potentially in danger of losing their leases because of a new way the San Diego-based burger chain has restructured its real-estate portfolio. The National Jack in the Box Franchisee Association, which ...

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On November 16th, 2018

What Should a Franchisee Look for Series: Part 3 – TransBlue Franchise

Part 3: Customer Service from the Franchisor So, I have spoken about examining a Sales Training program and an Operational Training program. You have done your homework, and you feel great about being set up to start your new franchise with all this new training under your belt. But let’s get real here, life will ...

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On November 14th, 2018

Franchising success with Quiet Leadership

How Quiet Leadership leads to success in the business word In the early days of franchising, the mission was clear: Franchisors make their success off the success of their franchisees. Today, that premise is hard to find in many convoluted franchise business models, which are present to would-be-buyers in franchise disclosure documents. Many are over ...

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On November 5th, 2018

Franchisees Unite to Form First McDonalds Franchise Association

Franchisees form first McDonalds Franchise Association After the much publicized meeting of 400+ McDonald’s operators in Tampa, Florida, the franchisees agreed to form a McDonalds franchise association representing franchisees. The newly formed association is called the NOA or National Owners Association.  It would be the first franchisee association in McDonald’s history. This unification of franchisees ...

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On November 1st, 2018

A Day in the Life as a Franchisee

Ever wondered about life as a franchisee? Life as a franchisee is the American dream! Below, Dave Wescott, TransBlue’s CEO, goes through a day in the life as a franchisee. Imagine waking up ready to go. Your day planned, your operations under control, your business running smoothly, profits rolling in. The investment you have made ...

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