What to know before you buy a franchise

Making the decision to join a franchise can mean a huge increase in resources, but how do you know which would be a good fit for you? While it can be great for brand recognition, marketing and other resources that come from partnering with a national company, it also comes with requirements, expectations and challenges. “You’re buying into that but in doing so, part of buying into a franchise is…

How to Find the Right Franchise Opportunity

Buying a franchise often means a headstart in entrepreneurship compared to starting from scratch, but it’s not as easy as you might think. Many prospective business owners will … By NuWire January 13, 2018 Buying a franchise often means a headstart in entrepreneurship compared to starting from scratch, but it’s not as easy as you might think. Many prospective business owners will seek out franchise opportunities for a variety of reasons:…

IS 2018 THE YEAR YOU BECOME A FRANCHISE ENTREPRENEUR?

by Nancy E Williams | [ BIO ] January 7, 2018 (Image: iStock/jetcityimage) Happy New Year!  One of the top questions I was asked in 2017 is should I go the startup route or purchase a franchise, so I thought I’d start out 2018 addressing that. The first step is to determine if you would make a good entrepreneur, and then consider if franchising is the right path to becoming a business owner. Sixty-five…