AAMCO Franchise Named One of 2017’s LearningElite For Its Training Program

HORSHAM, Pa., May 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — AAMCO Transmissions, Inc. (“AAMCO”), has been named a 2017 LearningElite award winner by Chief Learning Officer magazine. This robust, peer-reviewed ranking and bench-marking program honors organizations for exemplary workforce development strategies that deliver significant business results. Named among more than 60 other national organizations across various industries, AAMCO was recognized for the second consecutive year for its state-of-the-art training curriculum and facility, AAMCO University,…

Smart Tips for Growing Your Franchise

Once you’ve launched your franchise, find out what more you can do to grow your business. Image credit: shironosov | Getty Images RICK GROSSMANN Franchise Bible, 8th Edition   The following excerpt is from Rick Grossmann’s book Franchise Bible. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound Your franchisor has created a system for its franchise owners to follow and have made the costly mistakes that come with creating a business so you…

Do You Need a Franchise Consultant?

A franchise consultant tends to be an underused resource. This is a professional who helps you find the right opportunity and can guide you through parts of the franchise process. If you’re having trouble finding your ideal Canadian franchise, you may want to consider using one, especially if one of the five scenarios below apply to you.   You just can’t find the right fit With all the brands in…

Finding Courage to Pursue Your Dream: A Father’s Letter that Changed My Life

Paul Andrew Smith FollowPaul Andrew Smith Bestselling author ■ Keynote speaker ■ Business storytelling a   Four years ago, I found myself struggling with the toughest career decision of my life. I was trying to choose between two very different options. One was to stay in my corporate job, which provided lots of reliable income and benefits, but it wasn’t work I was unusually excited about doing. The other option…

The Q&A of Canadian Commercial Leases for a Franchise

A significant number of Canada’s 1,300 franchise brands – a figure estimated by the Canadian Franchise Association (https://www.cfa.ca/tools_resources/franchise-research-facts/) – involve the franchisee having to lease a commercial space for their new business. Before you begin the site selection process for your location, here are some common questions and answers about commercial leasing in franchises.   Who signs the lease? Generally speaking, the franchisor wants the franchisee to sign the head lease instead…

Anago Cleaning Systems Receives Hall of Fame Accolade by Franchise Business Review

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Feb. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anago Cleaning Systems (Anago), a leading commercial cleaning franchise with Masters throughout the U.S. and internationally, today announced its recognition in Franchise Business Review’s 2017 Franchise Satisfaction Awards (FBR) for the tenth consecutive year and has been named to FBR’s Hall of Fame. “We believe this list is the one of the best indicators for today’s top franchise opportunities given this…

Business Ideas for Business Leaders Looking to Make a Change

Here you are…looking for something new. You’re looking for work or currently working and looking for a change – for something better. You’ve maybe even applied for other roles. Roles that allow you to do more of the same for someone else. Well…this opportunity is different. This is the opportunity that lets you look at your life 5-10 years from now and see the life you want. This is the…

Anago Secures Spot on Renowned “Top 100 Global Franchise” List

Anago Cleaning Systems (Anago), an industry-leading commercial cleaning franchise with more than 35 Master Franchises and over 1,400 Unit Franchisees throughout the U.S. and internationally, announced today that Franchise Direct has listed Anago as one of the Top 100 Global Franchises for 2017. The recognition was announced as part of their widely anticipated industry benchmark report that includes other prominent brands such as McDonald’s, 7 Eleven, RE/MAX and Marriott International.…

Owning A Food Franchise Requires These 3 Skills

Food franchises account for a major portion of the franchise opportunities available today. In addition, they’re very popular. If you happen to be someone who’s looking to become the owner of a food franchise, there are certain skills you’ll need to possess. I’m going to highlight 3 of them. Skill #1: Multi-Tasking When you own and operate a food franchise, the most important skill you’ll need to possess is multi-tasking. Period.…

Four things to know before buying a franchise

Over the years, I’ve met many people who want desperately to own a business, but 1) just don’t know what it should be; or 2) lack the entrepreneurial vision and/or desire to start a business from scratch. Enter one of the great inventions America has given to the world: the franchise. Purchasing and operating a franchise is entrepreneurial coloring inside of the lines. If you don’t have a problem playing…