Entrepreneur

Rebrand Yourself as an Independent Franchise Business Owner

The business world is in an unprecedented time of flux and uncertainty as commerce and the economy continue to be buffeted by the ramifications of the coronavirus pandemic. Some sectors have rallied while others continue to struggle for survival. On a very personal level, thousands of people have lost jobs and businesses have closed their [...]

Top Three Reasons To Own A Franchise Business

Working for someone else generally means that they have the power over what you do, what you earn, your benefits, and even your job security. Through employment contracts and negotiating, many people happily find their place in the work world as an employee. For entrepreneurial-inclined people, however, the desire to own a business and be [...]

Franchise Ownership Welcomes Millennials, Retirees, And Everyone In Between

“Age discrimination remains a significant and costly problem for workers, their families and our economy.” (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 2018) One sure cure for age discrimination is to be your own boss. At any stage of life, as an independent franchise business owner, you can create the work life that you desire. For over 27 [...]

Make the New Year Bright – New Year, New Job, New You!

2019 is history and the New Year 2020 stretches out before us, full of potential! If you’ve got big plans for this new year, does that include a new you? Did your New Year’s resolutions include career advancement or a new job? Think about this: Does going back to the same job for another 12 [...]

Entrepreneur Magazine Ranks Three Home Franchise Brands in the 2019 Franchise 500® List

Entrepreneur Magazine just released their annual Franchise 500 Ranking for 2019, and three Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) brands are on this coveted list; first time ranking for Concrete Craft. Budget Blinds® is #35 Concrete Craft® is #240 Tailored Living® is #434 Our award-winning brands offer franchise ownership opportunities to enhance and beautify homes for [...]

Entrepreneur Magazine Highlights Home Franchise Concepts’ Franchise Opportunities

The October issue of Entrepreneur Magazine features Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) and CEO, Shirin Behzadi, in Why This Franchisor Invests in Franchisees Who Have No Experience. Behzadi shares her career background and how her experiences have helped develop the HFC commitment to transforming “everyday” entrepreneurs into successful business owners, including millennials, seniors, single parents, veterans [...]

Create the Work Culture You Want by Owning a Franchise Business

“Work culture” is becoming more of an issue in discussions about career satisfaction and employee retention. People want more from their jobs than just a paycheck and will move from job to job looking for the right fit. Since half of one’s waking hours are spent at work, the overall environment is certainly an important [...]

As a Franchise Business Owner, You Can Take That Vacation

How many summer vacations have you missed because of your job? Are you tired of watching the boss take off to exotic ports while you’re stuck behind a desk, in a truck or working two jobs just to make ends meet? Don’t just dream about a vacation; buy a franchise and start planning [...]

How to Work Successfully in a Family-Run Franchise Business

It’s not uncommon in a franchise business to have husband and wife partners, as well as other family members involved in the business. For some people, that would be an immediate recipe for disaster. For others, the idea of working with family is a comforting thought, a way of building something together, a legacy to [...]

Celebrate This Independence Day by Being an Independent Business Owner

Every year, the 4th of July marks our nation’s birth and signifies our freedom from restriction and impediment. It’s also a time to get together with friends and family and celebrate our liberties and the many opportunities our nation provides. In the spirit of Independence Day, why not realize your own personal independence by becoming [...]