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Franchise Information and Small Business Info

5 Things Franchise Solutions is Excited about This Cinco de Mayo

Hola and happy Cinco de Mayo from Franchise Solutions! In Mexico, Cinco de Mayo is celebrated with political speeches and battle re-enactments to commemorate the victory over France in the Battle of Puebla fought in 1862. In the US, it’s celebrated a little differently and more wide-spread. Queue the mariachi band, parades and drinking. In… Read More »

Tip Tuesday – Interview 6-8 Franchisees during the Due Diligence Process

Buying a franchise is a big life changing decision and is cause for proper research. After all, you’re not just investing your money; you’re investing your time, talent and skills. Maybe even your blood, sweat and tears. Be sure to conduct what those in the franchise industry call “due diligence” – the process of exploring… Read More »

Franchising in a Flash

Get the 411 on Franchising and learn about the industry in a flash with this infographic created by greatbusinessschools.org. Source: GreatBusinessSchools.org Franchise Solutions has been making connections for franchisors and business buyers since 1993. Tap here if you’re interested in finding a business to own, by exploring the opportunities listed on Franchise Solutions. Here we… Read More »

Franchise Solutions Interviews Dr. Hayes on New Franchising E-book

What makes an amazing franchise amazing? I had an opportunity to talk to Dr. John Hayes who has been writing and speaking on the topic for decades and see which top 12 franchise opportunities made the grade. “For years, franchising has been the most popular path for those looking to open a small business,” Dr.… Read More »

Tip Tuesday – Understanding Franchise Territories

When it comes to franchise territories, bigger doesn’t always mean better. Here are Tuesday’s tips from Franchise Solutions on understanding franchise territories when considering buying a franchise. First, check whether or not the franchise has protected territories at all. Some franchises within the business service or home service industries, that can serve customers across the country,… Read More »

Tip Tuesday – 5 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Finding a Business to Own

Franchise Solutions offers some mistakes you’ll want to avoid when finding a business: Calling only a handful of existing owners – Call them all if you can. Get a feel for the franchisor franchisee relationship and ask them if they would do it all over again or not. Acting as an expert (lawyer, accountant, real… Read More »

Franchise connections via text messaging

Franchise Solutions is providing a new way for Franchisors to communicate with prospective business buyers: text messaging. It’s a natural next step for helping franchise companies make connections with interested buyers, and will allow another method of kick-starting conversations between these two parties. Franchisors interested in special placement on FranchiseSolutions.com and receiving leads via text… Read More »