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Don’t Fall for the Myths and Misconceptions of Franchise Ownership

By |2018-11-16T22:19:33+00:00September 27th, 2018|Franchise Opportunities|

What do you know about franchising? Here are 10 myths and misconceptions that can muddy the waters about franchising and either scare potential entrepreneurs away or attract “the wrong sort” who think franchising is a get-rich-quick scheme. Test Your franchising IQ and see how much you really know about owning a franchise business. Be

Take Charge of Your Financial Future as a Concrete Craft Franchise Business Owner

By |2018-11-16T22:23:51+00:00September 20th, 2018|Franchise Opportunities|

How has your year been, career-wise? Do you love your job, or … Are you currently looking for your next job? Ready for a change of career? Tired of making money for the boss? Harboring the dream of owning your own business? If you’ve answered yes to any of those questions, maybe it’s time to

Three Reasons Why Budget Blinds Delivers Franchise Success

By |2018-12-12T09:26:40+00:00September 13th, 2018|Be Your Own Boss, Franchise Opportunities|

Being your own boss and owning a business has long been considered the American Dream. It’s definitely not for everyone, but if you have that entrepreneurial fire in your bones, you’re not going to be satisfied working for someone else. Owning a franchise business is an alternative to starting a business from scratch, eliminating a

Your Creativity Can Fuel a Successful Franchise Business with Tailored Living

By |2018-11-16T22:31:38+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Franchise Opportunities, Tailored Living|

If you are creative or love puzzles—how can this fit here?—you may be a natural for owning a Tailored Living® franchise business. You’ll be the local expert for helping people live more organized and stress-free lives through innovative storage and organization solutions for every area of their homes. Master the art of designing closets, garages,

Don’t Take Retirement Lying Down — Start a New Franchise Business and Be Your Own Boss

By |2018-11-16T22:35:14+00:00August 16th, 2018|Be Your Own Boss|

Today, retirement doesn’t necessarily mean to stop working at 65 like it did decades ago. Retirement is considered more a second act, or a chance to make some life changes. Retirement runs the gamut from continuing to work because you can’t afford to retire to sitting on your assets and doing absolutely nothing! Doing nothing

No Marketing Worries With The Right Franchise Business

By |2018-12-12T09:26:51+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Franchise Opportunities|

Starting a new business from scratch is a huge undertaking. In our fast-paced digital age of non-stop, 24/7 marketing across multiple platforms and mediums, you could end up spending an inordinate amount of time just trying to figure out an optimum marketing and advertising plan.  And then, where’s the time to sell your product or

HFC’s Shirin Behzadi Wins Entrepreneur of the Year® Orange County Award

By |2018-09-21T19:47:51+00:00July 26th, 2018|homepage|

IRVINE, Calif. (June 26, 2018) – EY today announced that Shirin Behzadi, CEO of Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), the largest family of direct-to-consumer brands in the home improvement space, received the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the Direct to Consumer category in Orange County. Considered the world’s most prestigious business honor for

A Sure Cure for Job Burnout – Buy a Franchise Business and Be Your Own Boss

By |2018-12-12T09:27:00+00:00July 26th, 2018|Be Your Own Boss, Franchise Opportunities|

Job burnout can sneak up on you like the slithery blob in a horror movie. You think you’re safe in your humdrum job and--WHAM—you’re a goner! Suddenly the thought of going to work ruins your whole day, your attitude and your life. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly when the good feeling about work died, but

Build an Enduring Business with a Home Franchise Concepts Franchise

By |2018-12-12T09:27:20+00:00July 12th, 2018|Be Your Own Boss, Franchise Opportunities|

If you’re considering starting your own business, there are undoubtedly many questions flying around in your head about business ownership. Is my idea/product something that people would pay for? Is my target market large enough to sustain a profitable business? Who is my target market and how do I reach them? What is a viable

“Recalculating Radio” Nationally Syndicated Small Business Radio Show Interview with HFC’s CEO

By |2018-11-06T06:04:56+00:00July 10th, 2018|Budget Blinds News, Concrete Craft News, Tailored Living News|

Shirin Behzadi, CEO of Home Franchise Concepts and its family of brands – Budget Blinds, Tailored Living and Concrete Craft – recently appeared as a guest speaker on Recalculating Radio, a nationally syndicated radio show targeting entrepreneurial businesses and franchise owners. Listen to the radio show recording as Shirin Behzadi discusses the expertise of Budget