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Has Coronavirus Killed the Appeal of Franchising…Or Made it Stronger?

When the pandemic first struck in early 2020, there were waves of businesses unable to pay rent, purchase supplies, or […]

Franchising 2021: Optimism Abounds

In April of this year, Rick Bisio, the owner of Franchise Resales and author of the bestselling book "The Educated […]

Are You Kidding…You Own A Franchise?

In 2005, Shira Boss-Bicak wrote an article for The New York Times about the stigma associated with owning a franchise […]

12 Lessons From The End of The Road

When I was working with the City of Bradenton Beach as the Chair of Planning and Zoning about 15 years […]

New Year Resolution - Buy a Business!

More people have 'Buy a Business' on their New Years resolution list than you might think! Granted that the top […]

Apricot Lane Franchisees Tell All

Wendy Lytle, Louisville, Kentucky “I started the store four years ago with the idea of having moms and daughters come […]

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Tripling the Business

Clint Martin started in the staffing industry as a college intern at an employment agency. He had an ulterior motive: […]

The Real Deal on Customer Service

Prior to becoming a Grease Monkey Franchisee in May 2015, Tinker Hulsey was a Real Estate agent. Being a third […]

The Melting Pot Scouts From Within For New Owners

Kim and Hollis Silva are the newest franchisees in The Melting Pot’s system, buying the location in Spokane, Washington, through […]

The 'Go-To' For All Types Of Fun Stores

HobbyTown Franchise Owner Phillip Boyer loves what he does. “I am passionate about the hobbies featured in our store. My […]

The Benefits Of Big Business With A ‘Mom & Pop’ Feel

Bob Douce owns the Play It Again store in Canton, Ohio. His career with the brand began when he became […]

Showcasing Resales at the IFE

National Brands Carvel, Shoney’s and Cartridge World were represented at a ‘Sold Out’ seminar on ‘The benefits of buying a […]

Showing Up and Making a Difference

Rory Smith started out as a cook for Shoney's® in Charleston, WV at the age of 14/15 (lied about his […]

Seizing A Great Opportunity

Following a 29-year career with McDonald’s corporation, Al Pertuz was looking to be his own boss, independent and leave company […]

Representing Carvel with Pride.

Robert Schwartzbaum has been a Carvel® franchise owner in Coral Springs FL since 2006. Having worked in retail since the age of […]

Providing Better Service On Every Customer Visit.

When Jon’s father sold his Grease Monkey franchise in 1999, Jon went to work for Grease Monkey Int. corporate as […]

Paying it forward with Plato’s Closet

Husband and wife team Tony and Julie Finical are the owners of several Plato’s Closet stores throughout Louisiana. They opened […]

Over 25 Fulfilling Years of Play It Again Sports

Scott Ward has been the owner of the Play It Again Sports store in Roswell, Georgia since 1991. Play It […]

Match Made in 7-Eleven Heaven

Military couple, Brian and Theresa Green never thought about running their own business. But with their military careers coming to […]

Loving to Serve the Community

Javier Gomez’s love affair with the 7-Eleven brand began when he was a little kid in Laredo, Texas. And it […]

Knowing Your Product and Customer Is The Key To Success.

With a background in the hotel and restaurant industry, Adil Sequeira’s first business venture was a decent sized gas station. […]

Giving More Kids A Chance To Play

Jared Fields, 39, is the co-owner of Play It Again Sports in North Spokane. Fields knows how the financial impact […]

The Added Edge Of Success

Bryan Warzecha has been part of Wireless Zone with his father since 2000 and is part of the top performers […]

Getting It Right!

Before starting Apricot Lane, Kami was a hair stylist in a small Kansas town.  'I think that’s how my passion […]

Getting Involved in the Community

Scott and Kelly Dayton started their successful HobbyTown business by buying an existing and under-performing Virginia Beach, VA franchise store. […]

First Customer, Now Owner!

Amanda Overmyer is the owner of Once Upon a Child in Findlay, Ohio since 2007. The decision to become a […]

Enjoying The Privileges and Pressures of Franchise Ownership

Mark Conway first started working at The Melting Pot while he was still in school in North Carolina as a server. […]

Enjoying the ‘Baskin-Robbins experience’

Gina and Jason Kaiser chose to own a franchise to help produce residual income and assist them in retirement. Being […]

Empowering My Excellent Staff On The Best Care

Brian Anderson, FirstLight Home Care Franchisee, Naples Florida has been recognized by the Franchise Business Review as a Rockstar Franchisee. […]

Dream Job in Baseball Leads To Business Ownership

Bill Papierniak, after 17 years in Baseball and having managed the Richmond Flying Squirrels Baseball Team decided to take over […]

Dream Come True

As someone with a master’s degree in business, it was always Jessica's dream to own her own business. When the […]

Business Ownership Instead of Retirement

Passionate about business, Rita Casanova had reached all the goals of being able to retire. She spent years as a […]


Charles and DeAnn Strickland, owners of Budget Blinds of La Vernia,Tezas received national recognition during an Awards Gala held in […]

Being The Owner Pays Off

Tev and Annie Kelley of Budget Blinds in Cody, Wyoming. Tev was working as an installer for the franchise in […]

Baskin-Robbins resale locations SOLD

There is much appetite for Baskin-Robbins resales, the market leader in ice cream and frozen desserts franchise. Many of the […]

And The Winner Is….

 7-Eleven’s OPERATION TAKE COMMAND Winner is Jean Cetoute. Cetoute convinced CEO Joe DePinto that he best possessed the experience, knowledge […]

Achieving Success In What You're Passionate About

Tammy Bingham, owner of the Utah Brain Balance Centers knew the success rate of Brain Balance programs through her own […]

Financial Success and Job Satisfaction with Grease Monkey

Jon Piper is the owner of three Grease Monkey Stores in Colorado. He has been running his franchises for 15 […]

A Franchise That Provides Great Work/Life Balance

Leisa Byars opened her Goddard School seven years ago, at a time when the US economy was in a fairly […]

A Franchise That Feels Like Family

Steve Sessums is the owner of the Grease Monkey center in Sheridan, Wyoming, Steve is a former airline pilot who […]

A franchise that changes lives forever

Neil Munhofen is the owner of three Brain Balance centers in St Louis, Missouri. Neil is a practising chiropractor who […]

A Family Business

Mike Mancuso, Multi-unit franchise business owner of Cartridge World chose the right business for himself and his family. “I was […]


When local franchise owners Marvin and Cheryl Kobza were living abroad in the early 2000s, they came across a charming […]


SONIC, America’s Drive-In franchise, is in our biggest growth era ever. Founded over 60 years ago, SONIC is one of […]

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Has Coronavirus Killed the Appeal of Franchising…Or Made it Stronger?

When the pandemic first struck in early 2020, there were waves of businesses unable to pay rent, purchase supplies, or […]

How to Start the Process of Buying a Franchise

Many people who think about buying a franchise are attracted to the security of a proven track record, brand recognition, […]

Franchising 2021: Optimism Abounds

In April of this year, Rick Bisio, the owner of Franchise Resales and author of the bestselling book "The Educated […]

5 Lessons Learned From the Recession That Are Still True Today

This past summer, Rick Bisio wrote an article for Entrepreneur.com about the economic impacts of 2020. He mentions that in […]

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