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 […]
Colorado franchise consulting firm brings together franchise companies and potential franchisees in February for an exciting “Meet the Franchisor” event.
Michael Sherman, like many Americans, was downsized by his company. He decided to go into business for himself and chose a franchise in which he found instant appeal and a built-in niche market – men’s grooming.
Over 60 prospective business owners attended a free Meet the Franchisor event in June, as plans unfold for a similar event on September 1. As the doors opened for the June Meet the Franchisor event, people flooded in, leaving no chair unclaimed. That’s where over 60 people learned about five national franchisors that are looking […]
Corporate executives create new lives for themselves with franchise ownership after layoffs and business closures. It’s not a pleasant position to be in, especially for a six-figure-generating corporate executive – unexpected layoffs and downsizing. According to ExecuNet (a networking group for outplaced Executives in the $100K+ salary bracket), corporate executives can expect to be in […]
KUSA – For anyone that’s lost their job in the recession the process of searching for a new one is daunting. Unemployment remains high and openings few and far between. But just because you can’t find a new job doesn’t mean there aren’t new business opportunities out there. One company is helping individuals who have […]
FranNet Colorado helps community grow with new business On the road to success is local business professional Steve Lamb. Stacy Swift of FranNet Colorado recently helped Lamb through the franchise business investigation process and he is now the new owner of a BrightStar Healthcare franchise. BrightStar is a fully licensed medical agency that offers exclusive private-duty home […]
U.S. Veterans who served in any branch of the military can receive financial incentives to purchase franchised small businesses, not available to other franchise investors.
Procrastination can stop us from completing so many things. Starting a business can be one of those things. The process involved in getting a business started can seem overwhelming at times since there is so much to do in the initial stages and that overwhelming feeling can prevent action. However ACTION is a requirement for […]
Potential business owners looking to start new businesses in 2010 may want to investigate franchises as an option. Franchise businesses experienced a growth of 33 percent from 2000 to 2006, after the first economic downturn, and substantial growth is predicted to continue into 2010 and beyond. There’s good reason for this. Franchising provides a tested […]