Franchising is booming in the tough economy and in some states, new startups are more attractive than ever. Michael Sipe of Bend, Ore., a franchise owner for FranNet, the network of small business consultants that helps guide clients to fulfilling careers in franchise ownership, is seeing an increase in corporate workers opting for franchise ownership.
Archive for September, 2011
As a franchise consultant at FranNet Colorado, I visit with a lot of people who say they are ready for business ownership, but after I ask a few questions, I can easily determine if they are actually business-ready or simply business-curious. There is a big difference between these two types of people. There’s a change [...]