Be Your Own Boss

Why Veterans Succeed in Franchising as a Post-Military Career

If you are one who has served your country in uniform and are considering a post-military career, you may already have what it takes to be successful as a home-based franchise business owner. To be sure, there are several attributes that, if not required, are at least preferred if you want to be successful as [...]

The Best Home Improvement Business Opportunities in Today’s Market

As society continues to make progress towards a post-covid lifestyle, many are optimistic that with a robust economy it may be time to consider owning their own home-based franchise business.  As an industry, franchise ownership is growing at an impressive rate. In its 2020 report, The International Franchise Association forecasted a 2.8% growth in franchise [...]

The Growing Demand of Home Renovation Franchises Since Covid

While the COVID-19 pandemic has caused more people to stay home as a way to safeguard and remain healthy, it has also sparked a significant increase in home renovation activity. Homeowners everywhere are deciding to upgrade or renovate their homes- from the interior to exterior, as a way of coping with the growing trend to [...]

Home Improvement Trends and Facts in 2021

Whether it’s making major or minor updates, or introducing a fresh new look into home spaces – more people are deciding to invest in their existing home for a variety of reasons. One reason for a renewed focus on home improvement stems from the recent trend in employers allowing staff to work from home more, [...]

Why Being a Part of a Franchise System is Critical in 2021

As society continues to make progress towards a post-COVID lifestyle, for many it feels like the light at the end of the tunnel. With optimism brimming and a healthy economy on the horizon, those who have thought about owning their own home-based franchise business are exploring, more than ever, the array of benefits that come [...]

Franchising 2021: Two Thumbs Up From The Experts

If the events of 2020 have, willingly or unwillingly, put you on a new career path, this bright new year may be the perfect time to move from employee status to franchise business ownership for a more secure financial future. The pervasive attitude in the franchising industry is that 2021 may be THE year for [...]

Take Charge of 2021 By Being Your Own Boss

2020 is winding down and most people are happy to see it go. It’s been a year of firsts that no one could have imagined: Worldwide pandemic Home lockdown and quarantine Mandatory face masks and social distancing in public places Business, school, and church closures for health and safety Unprecedented work-at-home shift for thousands of [...]

If you Love DIY, Puzzles, And Building Things You Should Buy A Tailored Living Franchise

If you can look at blank space, challenging storage, and general chaos and see organization potential, you may be a natural for owning a Tailored Living® franchise business. Your inherent love of organizing and creating will serve you well building a business as the local expert for whole home organization solutions that will help people [...]

Celebrate Small Business Saturday As An Independent Franchise Business Owner

Small Business Saturday is November 21 in Canada and November 28 in the U.S. The goal of Small Business Saturday is to highlight the incredible contributions made by small businesses everywhere and to remind consumers of just how local, small businesses benefit them every day: Neighborhood small businesses help their communities thrive Personal relationships with owners ensure [...]

Four Tips For Building A Successful Family-Run Franchise Business

In the world of franchising, it’s not uncommon for a franchise business to have husband and wife partners, as well as other family members involved in running the business: Co-owning brothers, sisters, or cousins In-laws (and an occasional outlaw) Teens and young adults For most, the idea of working with family is a comforting thought, [...]