Franchise Opportunities

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 [...]

What to Expect When Applying to Own a Franchise

If you are reading this, chances are you are like many those with an entrepreneurial mindset who are exploring the benefits of buying and owning a home-based franchise business. From starting a family legacy business to having a more flexible work schedule and being your own boss, the popularity of owning a successful franchise business [...]

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 [...]

Five Key Benefits of Owning a Franchise

If you find yourself considering a new direction in your career that may include owning your own home-based business, chances are you’ve thought of some of the obvious benefits already, such as greater independence, flexibility, and control over decision making.  However, you also need to consider the challenging, often daunting aspects of business ownership, such [...]

Common Mistakes To Avoid When Vetting A Franchise Opportunity

Buying a franchise business can be many things: exciting, confusing, exhilarating, challenging. But what it should not be is a quick decision. It’s easy to get caught up in the momentum and want to fast-track the process to get to the goal of being a business owner but unbridled enthusiasm can lead to disaster. Here [...]

Five Steps To Build A Strong Franchise Brand Voice To Enhance Your Local Area Marketing

One of the toughest areas when starting your own business is developing the most effective marketing strategy. As an independent franchise business owner, you should be able to rely heavily on the marketing expertise of the franchisor you’ve aligned with to: Provide an identity Offer solutions to the consumer Project the right message Market on [...]

Six Franchise Owners Share Why They Chose A Concrete Craft Franchise

We live in a review-driven world. “97% of consumers now use online media when researching products or services in their local area. 91% of 18-to-34-year-olds trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations, and 93% of customers say that online reviews influenced their purchase decisions.” (Qualtrics.com) From restaurants to pet products, consumers flock to review [...]