Five Principles Of Franchise Success That Never Change

Franchise success from partnering with a franchise brand that is committed to the success of their franchisees. Ed Teixeira , CONTRIBUTOR Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Published May 28/18 in Forbes online Shutterstock   Since the early beginnings of the franchise industry there have been certain constants that have never changed. I refer to these as the Principles of Franchising. They represent the foundation upon which every successful franchise system…

Why the Fitness Franchise Industry is Booming

Fitness franchise brands are looking to rapidly expand, and with with aggressive expansion strategies and low membership costs franchisees are lining up to get in on the action. Image credit: Andrea Ucini Clint Carter – Magazine Contributor September 19, 2017  This story appears in the October 2017 issue of Entrepreneur. Back in February 2012, Anna Dey called her dad in Cleveland with what seemed like an impulsive request. “You’re not happy with your career,…

Buying a Franchise is a Great Fit For a Retiring Athelete

Franchise owners thrive on the same skills pro athletes learn: speed, versatility and great coaching. Image credit: Rafa Alvarez Jon Marcus- Magazine Contributor This story appears in the May 2018 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe » It’s hard enough to squeeze a dozen people into the prep room of a sub shop. It’s even tougher if they’re all NFL players. But that’s who’s wedged between the refrigerator, the bread oven, the meat slicer and cartons of…