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Before You Get Blocked by a LEGO Franchise - Read This First!

Updated Redux - STEM education franchising is a hot growing sector. Are you considering a franchise in this category and want to maximize your return on investment?

Franchise Re-Sales: a Key Consideration When Evaluating a Franchise

Individuals considering a franchise opportunity should include franchise resale performance as part of the due diligence process.  Having an exit strategy is a critical component of any new business start-up.

Veterans: Be Cautious When Pursuing a Franchise Opportunity

A number of franchisors are offering financial concessions to veterans interested in purchasing a franchise. Veterans need to look before they leap.

Financial Analysis is Critical for Evaluating a Franchise Opportunity

When evaluating a franchise opportunity there is typically a great deal of focus directed on the business concept, franchise contract, franchisor support and franchisee performance.

Plan for a Franchise; Plan for Your Franchise

Don Drummond, correspondent for the The Sun recently contributed an article ‘Plan for the right franchise.’ He poses several questions every potential franchise owner should consider: “What hours do you want to work? Do you want a business that is open every day? How do you feel about employees?”

Exit Door Closed by a Rough Economy?

The recession has caused many small business owners to postpone the sale of their businesses. Buyers cannot get credit. Valuations are down.

School Franchise Offers Financial Incentive Program for Entrepreneurs

New Incentives for Prospective Franchise Candidates in: Chicago, Philadelphia, New Jersey, Boston, Baltimore, and Washington D.C.

It’s all in the numbers: Franchise success vs. Independent Business Start-ups

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