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How Does an Owner-Operator Franchise Work?

What is an owner-operator franchise? With this franchise model, you’ll be involved in day-to-day operations, making it a rewarding career with financial promise. The Owner-Operator franchisee hold the reins in the daily operations and management of the franchise business. WHAT IS AN OWNER-OPERATOR FRANCHISE? As implied by the name, this franchise model lets [...]

Semi-Absentee Franchise Examples and Options

Semi-Absentee Franchise Examples and Options Run a business while pursuing other things in life. Semi-absentee franchises can give you an extra layer of security. See examples and discover your options. A semi-absentee franchise ownership offers the opportunity to start and run a new business while still maintaining other jobs or obligations. What is [...]

Which 3 Franchise Ownership Types Match Your Style?

Learn about the three types of franchise ownership: owner/operator, absentee, and semi-absentee. Find out which one is best suited for your style. Which of the three franchise ownership styles will be the key to your success? 3 Paths to Success Franchises are famously more successful than independent businesses in both the short and [...]

4 Books About Franchising You’ll Thank Yourself For Reading

Need a list of books about franchising that will help you become a successful franchise owner? Whether you're a beginner or experienced, we have a list for you. Books on Entrepreneurism Books on broader topics are definitely helpful, but don’t overlook the genre that is franchising-specific. At its heart, franchising is very much [...]

Franchise Broker or Consultant? How to Choose

Franchise Broker or Consultant? How to Choose Franchise brokers and consultants help educate and assist you in choosing a franchise. Learn how to choose the best consultant or broker for your needs here. How important is a franchise broker to a prospective franchisee? Like matchmakers of old, brokers are trying to find the perfect connection [...]

Franchise vs. Corporation: Pros & Cons, Difference & Similarities

Franchises are owned by franchisees and spread out across different locations. Growth is often faster and more cost-effective with franchises than corporate-owned businesses. Let’s take a look at the franchise vs. company owned dilemma. Franchises exist in nearly every realm of the business world: from restaurants to salons to home improvement concepts and beyond. [...]

FRANCHISOR VS FRANCHISEE: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

In short, franchisors sell franchise ownership opportunities to prospective franchisees along with licenses to use the trademark and business model. Continue reading to learn more about the differences of being a franchisor vs franchisee. FRANCHISING 101 There are many rewards that come from choosing the right franchisor in the right industry. People have [...]

Why Millennials Make Good Franchise Business Owners

As the popularity of owning a home-based franchise continues trending up, it’s becoming increasingly clear that a new generation of franchise business owners are leaving their mark as successful franchisees. Enter the Millennials - those 75 million people born between the years of 1981-1997. Armed with a quiver full of Millennial traits that complement most, [...]

How to Determine if a Home Services Franchise is the Right Fit for You

As the economy enters a full recovery after the challenges associated with the pandemic, many would-be entrepreneurs are considering new business opportunities as a way to achieve greater independence and an enhanced work-life balance. If the idea of owning your own home-based business sounds attractive, there are several aspects prospective franchisees should become familiar with [...]

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 [...]