Tag Archives: what its like to be a franchisee


Russ Russell’s Franchising Career Sets Sail With Cruise Planners

Russ Russell’s Franchising Career Sets Sail With Cruise Planners

Russ Russel began his career as a Cruise Planners franchisee while holding down a full time job. Learn how he did it and what his franchising experience has been like.

Top Franchises for Women: Satisfaction Statistics

Franchise Business Review’s 2017 Top Franchises for Women Survey Highlights

Get a feel for what female franchisees think of franchising and what their lives are like by reviewing the data highlights from Franchise Business Review’s survey of 6,400 female franchisees.


Why Franchising Makes $Cents

According to the International Franchise Association, there are 780,000 franchise establishments that produce $890 billion of economic output for the U.S. economy, which makes one thing clear – franchising is a path many people take. Take a look at some of the reasons why.

Zack and Albert Conord, Office Pride

Father and Son Chose Franchising With Office Pride Over Going Out on Their Own

Originally Zack Conord and his father were going to open their own commercial cleaning business. Learn why they decided to pursue franchising instead.

Matt Johnson & Kathy Quniby-Johnson

Senior Care Authority Franchisees Feel Their Business is a Blessing

The Johnsons purchased their Senior Care Authority franchise as a result of their experience searching for senior housing and care for their own parents. Learn about their franchising experience.

David Lasater

Franchisee David Lasater Likes Family Fare’s Focus on Being the Best

David Lasater shares why after working for many years in the convenience store sector he chose to invest in a Family Fare franchise.

Weslee Washington

Speed to Market Attracted Sanford Rose Associates’ Franchisee Weslee Washington

Weslee Washington wanted to be in business for himself, and quickly. Sanford Rose Associates’ ability to make this happen led him to become a franchisee. Learn about his franchising experience.

Jim Holwerda

A Desire to Make Money For Himself Vs. Others Led Franchisee Jim Holwerda to Remedy Intelligent Staffing

After becoming tired of working in the staffing industry making a lot of money for someone else, Jim Holwerda invested in a Remedy Intelligent Staffing franchise. Learn more about his story.


Minuteman Press Franchisees Feel Life is Good After Working Hard to Build Their Business

When Ty and Crystal Gipson opened their Minuteman Press franchise they joined the ranks of many franchisees who operate their business as a husband and wife team. Learn what Crystal thinks about franchising.