We all have a dream to achieve something great in our lifetime, but for most, it will never happen, partly out of necessity, as we get caught up in our day to day material groove, but mostly because we fear that if we step outside of our familiar boundaries it will be uncomfortable and we Read More..
Would you rather buy a mature, established franchise brand or an emerging franchise that you believe is an up and comer? The answer may not be as obvious as you think… It is like Yin and Yang. There are advantages and disadvantages to each, but if you are like most people, you probably believe that Read More..
Your Choice – Your Destiny So you are preparing to go to college or perhaps you have already enrolled in a four year college Have you considered the cost/benefit ratio? Its impact on your future life? Most young people today aspire to go to college, get a degree and live the American dream. Why not? Read More..
The Declaration of Independence is at the bedrock of America’s foundation and psyche; when we think of independence, we think of freedom, the freedom to live our lives and determine our own destinies. At its inception, everyone was self sufficient and based on their resources, ingenuity and motivation, there were no limits on individual Read More..
Entrepreneur • An entrepreneur is a person who will see the embryonic seeds of an opportunity well in advance of others. Others will eventually only see a lost opportunity. • An entrepreneur will see risk as an opportunity. Others will see opportunity as a risk. • An entrepreneur will look forward to the challenges and Read More..
A good number of people want to start businesses. The truth however is that not everyone has what it takes to start one. Eventually, the proportion of those who merely wanted to be entrepreneurs will always be higher than that of the few who actually start a business. A lot of reasons can be attributed Read More..
If the pathway to self-sufficiency was free of obstacles and challenges, then everyone would take it. Unfortunately, obstacles and challenges do exist and they sometimes prevent individuals from taking the leap to business ownership. When an individual starts to consider job opportunities outside of the standard, corporate 9-5 options, they will inevitably run into what Read More..
Can a franchise in your future make you more prosperous? Here are some statistics that may bring the answers you need.
There is a common misconception that in order to succeed in business, you need a college degree, but when you take a look at the facts, it tells a different story. At many colleges today, it will cost you over $100,000.00 to get a four year degree, college debt is over a trillion dollars, an Read More..
The franchise industry expects the number of first-time franchisees to increase to about 5,700 this year, from 4,700 in 2013, as entrepreneurs become more confident in the post-recession market, according to FRANdata. Rates of approval for small-business loans were up to 20% in June, a post-recession high, Biz2Credit reported. “As credit has eased, you’re seeing Read More..