Franchise

Franchising Success … Fact or Fantasy?

The world of franchising is often shrouded in myths and misconceptions that, if believed, can either drive someone away from franchising, or have them buy in for the wrong reasons, such as franchising is a get-rich-quick scheme. Any successful business requires investment, commitment, and hard work. Becoming an independent franchise business owner, however, is an [...]

Your Franchise Interview: Four Questions To Ask And Four Questions To Be Ready To Answer

You’ve made the decision to buy a franchise business. You’ve done your homework, made comparisons, and finally submitted a qualification form for a call back from the franchise business opportunity you’re most interested in. This phone call is a critical step in the process that will ultimately determine if you buy this franchise. Home Franchise [...]

Owning a Franchise Business Can be a Great Second-Act Career Move

The last kid is off to college on a new exciting adventure and the house is very quiet. Now that you can hear yourself think, what do you think? It’s been a long time since you had a new adventure Your job is no longer exciting or challenging Not excited about retirement that’s just around [...]

Is Franchising the Right Business Decision for You?

Have you ever wondered if you had what it takes to run an independently owned franchise business? Franchising may not be the brass ring to career and financial success for everyone, but it is definitely the right road for the right person. If you see yourself as resourceful, reliable and motivated, a franchise opportunity with [...]

Let Your Creative Side Come Alive as a Tailored Living Franchise Business Owner

If you’ve ever wanted to own a business and be your own boss, a Tailored Living franchise opportunity may be just what you need. As the largest home organization and garage flooring franchise in North America, Tailored Living® is a strong brand with national recognition, recently ranked as #1 in the home organization category by [...]

Home Franchise Concept’s Brands Rank Among Best of the Best

Recently Published Report Ranks HFC’s Budget Blinds and Tailored Living as Top Home Services Franchises (ORANGE, CA. June, 2016) — In a market estimated to be between $250 billion to $400 billion – according to ESRI Business Information Solutions – home services franchising is gaining traction. Recently, Franchise Business Review (FBR) published a special report [...]

Tom Hillebrandt named Chief Financial Officer for Home Franchise Concepts®

Hillebrandt to Lead All Aspects of HFC’s Financial Strategy and Manage Technology Department (ORANGE, CA. May, 2016) — Financial executive with expertise in retail, consumer products and technology businesses, Tom Hillebrandt joined Home Franchise Concepts® as Chief Financial Officer in April, 2016. As CFO, he will serve as a trusted advisor and provide strategic input [...]

Mentoring: an Age-old Formula for Success in Today’s Franchise World

Mentors gently guide on the path to success as you take control of your own future Since ancient times, mentoring has been practiced as a way to pass on knowledge. Socrates mentored Plato; Plato mentored Aristotle; and Aristotle mentored Alexander the Great, who went on to conquer most of the known world. A [...]

Be your Own Boss

When an individual is seeking to start their own franchise business, one of the main things they should consider is the support system a given franchise company has in place. Running your own business can seem like a daunting venture so it’s important to feel that you’re not alone. Over the years, Tailored Living has [...]