What to Look for First When Shopping Franchises

Here is a recent article from Entrepreneur, submitted by Kyle Zagrodzky, president of OsteoStrong Franchising. The article contains some excellent points about things to look at when you are considering investing in a franchise. At FranService we provide expert advice and guidance, while helping our clients find a franchise that is the right fit for them.   If you’ve been thinking about starting a business, chances are that you’ve also…

101 Mobility Steps Up Franchise Growth Across California

101 Mobility is The World’s Largest Franchise Provider of Mobility and Accessibility Equipment.  Follow the link below to fill in the contact form and request more information. Click Here For Contact Page   SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–101 Mobility, the only franchise provider of mobility and accessibility equipment, is expecting accelerated franchise growth in the state of California. As a greater percentage of the population hits the age of 65, the company expects…

Managing FEAR

Oh… fear. Yes, that stops us all in our tracks sometimes. But fear can help motivate you too, if you learn how to leverage fear. Let’s use diving as an example. Imagine you’ve never been to a pool with a diving board but one day you ride your bike to the new pool and there it is… the high dive. But, the pool is closed. So all you can do…

Foundation launched to boost franchise entrepreneurship!

MONTRÉAL, July 4 2016 /CNW Telbec/ – The Fondation québécoise de la franchise (FQF), whose mission is to help develop and guide franchise entrepreneurs, is been officially launched after the conclusion of a series of strategic partnerships negotiated by its President Pierre Garceau. The FQF, founded last year, grew out of the work of the Conseil québécois de la franchise (CQF) which Garceau headed for over 11 years. At the outset,…

Why women are a natural fit for the franchise opportunity

The following article is from “Fast Casual” and was written by: Judy Mottl is an experienced editor, reporter and blogger who has worked for top media including AOL, Information Week and InternetNews. She’s written everything from breaking news to in-depth trends. More women than ever are stepping into the franchise industry, and as a panel of female franchisees explains, there are more than a few good reasons. During a session…

Beyond fast food: New franchising ideas draw entrepreneurs

FranService works with a portfolio of over 500 quality franchisors.  We have options in every market vertical.  (Food, Senior Care, Fitness, Automotive Service, Retail, Home Services, Insurance Restoration, Painting, Childhood Education, Childcare and more.) Click here for a free consultation and help in finding a franchise option that is a good fit for you. Click Here The following article from The Mercury News by Joyce M. Rosenberg, Associated Press discusses how…

Sport Clips Haircuts Ranked By Forbes As A “Best Franchise To Buy” For Third Consecutive Year

Sport Clips is one of the world class franchises that FranService is proud to represent.   The following article from Franchise.com explains what a great opportunity  Sport Clips is for prospective franchisees.  If you would like to learn more go here: Click Here for Contact Form Fill in the form, and you will be contacted and provided with information about the Sport Clips franchise. June 24, 2016 // Franchising.com //…

Is a Franchise a Profitable Investment? 5 Keys to Getting Your Money’s Worth

To new entrepreneurs who love the idea of running a business, but don’t have an original idea or the desire to create a startup from scratch, franchises are an appealing alternative. In theory, opening a franchise is a long-term investment that demands significant upfront capital, but has the potential to return your investment many times over, at least over the course of a few years. But considering the time investment,…

Don’t Make These 5 Risky Franchise Ownership Mistakes

The following article was written by Rick Busio, a Franchise Coach, and was published on the Entrepreneur website. As a franchise coach, it’s my job to help people find the perfect franchise fit for their needs — and help them successfully navigate the entire franchise buying and ownership process. Over the years, I have seen it all — the wonderful successes as well as the horrible mistakes. As a coach, it’s…

3 digital marketing opportunities for franchises

Making effective use of on-line marketing can give your franchise business a competitive advantage in your local market. Jason Decker is a Local Search Specialist at SmartSearch Marketing.  He contributed the following article to Search Engine Land.com. Local search marketing is a complicated system. Standard SEO techniques such as keyword-rich content, well-optimized meta tags and a strong backlink profile are always important. For multi-location franchises, add the complications of Name,…