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10 Traits of a Successful Franchisee

10 Traits of a Successful Franchisee 1. Leader / Communicator. Successful franchisees are typically successful leaders. A great leader is someone who is influential, with good decision-making and, most importantly, excellent communication skills which are necessary for leading and motivating staff as well as ensuring that the franchise provides top-notch customer service. 2. Risk-Taker. Though […]

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3 Fears everyone has about franchising and how to get past them

Franchise ownership is a rewarding venture, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t risks attached to those rewards. Many people worry about how life will change and whether they will succeed when buying a franchise. If these worries have ever crossed your mind, you’re far from alone. Despite the worry of risk being present in your […]

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7 Steps to becoming your own boss.

7  Steps to becoming your own boss and Working from Home Is being your own boss the right choice for you? Working in your pajamas, setting your own hours, having good coffee at your desk for a change… there are lots of reasons people dream of leaving the traditional workplace and becoming their own boss. The […]

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11 Reasons Why You Should Go Into Business for Yourself

If you’re thinking about going into business for yourself, you’ve probably heard a million reasons why you shouldn’t do it. You’ll lose money, you’ll become a workhorse, your social life will cease to exist, and so on. But, even with these possibilities, people are still magnetically drawn to entrepreneurship. There are so many great reasons […]

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5 Resolutions for Every Franchise Owner – Have you made yours?

So you’ve made the leap to business ownership – very exciting!  By now you’ve realized it’s easy to get caught up in the daily grind and lose sight of the big picture.  Sometimes you even forget the reasons you started your own business.   Here are 5 New Years resolution suggestions to help you find success […]

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Companies are pushing the envelope when it comes to keeping workers in this tight labor market.

The tight labor market is pushing restaurants to reevaluate employee conditions. Companies are getting creative when it comes to keeping their workers.  In the “old days” of recruiting everyone worked 6 days a week, 60 – 70 hours and often didn’t have benefits.  I’ve seen the trends change to attract workers but not like we […]

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