Archive: November 2018

On November 7th, 2018

What it Means to Franchise a Business

What it Means to Franchise a Business and why it benefits you Legally speaking, what it means to franchise a business is pretty straightforward. A business provides an outside entity the rights and licenses to work as a representative of that business. This is typically through an equity position and governed by established rules.  But ...

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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 October 31st, 2018

Local Marketing Strategy for a Franchise

How to create a Local Franchise Marketing Strategy Creating an Effective Local Franchise Marketing Strategy is best done when it is a collaborative effort.  This effort is between the franchisor and the respective franchisee. Franchisors nowadays use the internet and social media to strengthen their marketing and brand. This can boost lead generation and sales at both ...

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On October 30th, 2018

Franchise Training

Training is crucial to a successful Franchise Investing in a Franchise requires more than time and money. One needs to believe in the product or service that is the focus of that business. But owning the business means nothing if you are not trained how to efficiently sell your goods. Not all Franchises and Franchisors ...

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On October 26th, 2018

What is Quality of Life for a Franchisee?

Quality of Life for a Franchisee Quality of life for a franchisee is truly subjective, and it depends on person to person. It can vary depending on a person’s perception of what quality means to them. Whether it’s overall happiness, material value, and other variables within the standards of self-achievement. There is no perfect formula ...

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On October 25th, 2018

Franchising 101

Franchising 101: 7 steps to take when looking into franchising People wanting to start their own business often times get stuck on one of the most important steps of them all, the idea. Choosing the right industry, product, customer base, etc., is only the beginning of the battle. However, those who want to skip the ...

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On October 24th, 2018

A Letter to Franchisees: The TransBlue Opportunity

The TransBlue Opportunity Dear Community Associate: I’m writing to you with what I believe is a great opportunity – and I think you will agree. Have you ever thought about owning your own business, and what it would be like to be able to control your own destiny? I had those same thoughts fifteen years ...

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On October 19th, 2018

Jack in the Box Franchises and Franchisees Seek New Leadership

Jack in the Box Franchises search for leadership After years of discontent with Jack in the Box franchises and unwillingness to listen to their stakeholders, the CEO Lenny Comma and the rest of the Jack in the Box leadership team are being pressured to step down. Franchisees, which represent roughly 40% of total restaurants, are banding ...

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