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As a social worker, Chuck Bongiovanni encountered a problem with the senior living market: families in need of their services didn’t know what their options were. Enter CarePatrol, a franchise system designed to help place seniors in the facility that fits them best. Listen to our interview with Chuck to learn about the company, its history, and the benefits it provides its franchisees.
Based on our most recent franchisee satisfaction research, there are three particular areas that contribute the most to setting the five best franchises apart from the rest: marketing & promotional support, use of technology, and innovation & creativity.
Mark Kushinsky was disappointed with the quality of the cleaning services he was using, so he decided to start his own! More than two decades later, MaidPro is a thriving franchise system that keeps its franchise owners happy. Learn about MaidPro’s commitment to a strong culture and franchisee community, as well as what it takes to succeed in this business.
This quiz offers 12 simple questions that aim to identify the aspects of your personality that make you a strong candidate for franchise ownership or, perhaps, someone whose skill set is a better fit for other types of employment or entrepreneurship.
When prospective entrepreneurs take notice of a growing brand, they may have aspirations of opening a franchise location of their own to capitalize on the apparent potential. Unfortunately, there is no way to tell from looks alone whether a given brand is actively offering franchise opportunities.
Fortunately for those seeking out the best small business ideas for themselves, franchising often fits the bill. It’s always wise to minimize risk, and there is a significant benefit to launching a business that has already proven a capacity to succeed and grow.
“From a business perspective, being part of the franchise network gave us the resources to build the business more rapidly and effectively than we likely would have been able to on our own. From a personal perspective, the business has given us a great deal of flexibility; far more than we would have had working for someone else.”
Victoria Schafer talks to FBR about how investing in a TSS Photography franchise has enabled her to expand her customer base and enjoy more flexibility in addition to her feelings about being a franchisee.
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