Be Your Own Boss

Be Your Own Boss And Vacation Anywhere In The World

With summer right around the corner, what’s the vacation status at your house? Trip planned, tickets bought, ready to go Dreaming over travel brochures Only do weekend getaways Can’t take time off work for travel Visit the Colosseum in Rome instead of reporting for work in someone else’s business If vacations are more [...]

Build A Commercial-Focused Franchise Business

Franchise ownership generally calls to mind small, independent businesses that cater to the general public for personal or home services. This includes such services as fast food, auto repair, beauty salons/spas, home and carpet cleaning, and yard maintenance, to name a few. Build a franchise business that caters to commercial clients Maybe you [...]

Think You’ve Got What It Takes to Own a Business and Be Your Own Boss?

If you’ve ever dreamed about owning your own business but questioned the practicalities of starting a business from the ground up, you should seriously look at franchising opportunities. A successful franchise system eliminates the biggest worries of starting a business from scratch. The business model is established Products and services are determined Target markets are [...]

Veteran Discounts Sweeten the Home Franchise Concepts Franchise Opportunities

Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) has long been supportive of Veterans becoming independent franchise business owners. Throughout 25 years of franchising and growing an international franchise network that includes four award-winning brands, HFC has continually offered significant discounts to assist Veterans who want to own their own business. It’s a tangible way to say, “thank you,” [...]

Get On Track For A Comfortable Retirement As A Franchise Business Owner

The more you can invest when you're young, the better off you'll be. If you’re nearing retirement age and did not heed that sage advice, undoubtedly, you’re feeling some pain. Or, if you’re ignoring the inevitably of retirement and not planning for it, you’ll eventually feel the pain. According to a recent study, saving too [...]

How To Succeed In a Family-Run Franchise Business

In the world of franchising, it’s not uncommon for a franchise business to be a family business with: Husband-and-wife owners Co-owning brothers, sisters, or cousins Other family members involved in the business Families working together can build secure futures as independent franchise business owners Within the Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) family of brands—Budget [...]

Top Reasons People Hate Their Jobs and How You Can Love Yours

While job satisfaction numbers continue to inch up year after year in response to a strengthening economy and lower unemployment, 49% of people are still unsatisfied with their jobs (conferenceboard.org). This means that in an office of six, three are unhappy at work. Where would you fall among those six -- happy or unhappy? [...]

Budget Blinds Ranks in Franchise Business Review’s Top 200 Franchises in 2019

Franchise Business Review® (FBR) has released their annual Top 200 Franchises list, including Budget Blinds® as a Hall of Fame member for over 10 years of making “best of the best.” Budget Blinds has ranked in FBR’s Hall of Fame since 2016, and in the Top 200 Franchises since 2006 FBR’s lists are [...]

New Year, New Job, New You!

Welcome to 2019! If you’re coming into the New Year with resolutions to change your life, how about completely transforming your lifestyle? Instead of making small “band-aid” changes, go all out and really see a new you in the New Year. Answer the call of entrepreneurship and become your own boss Relocate to a warmer, [...]

How Becoming a Franchise Owner Can Help You Keep All Your New Year’s Resolutions

For many people craving change in the New Year, getting a new job is a top New Year’s Resolution. Especially if you’re out of work or all you really wanted for Christmas was a new boss. Year after year, the same New Year’s Resolutions make the “Top 10” list and become those resolutions [...]