17 results for tag: buying a franchise


Funding a Franchise Business: How to Leverage Available Capital

There it is. After numerous searches of available franchises, you finally found one to sink your corporate teeth into. It has everything that you always wanted; there is a great franchise system and brand recognition set up, the franchise is in an industry ...
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What is Franchising?

Most of us can name some well-known franchises off the top of our heads—McDonald's, Subway, Dunkin' Donuts—but do you really understand what is franchising? What is franchising? Franchising is a business model. While we tend to think of fast food ...
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Franchise Ownership: The Right Path for Executives

Franchise consultant Pete Gilfillan explains why so many executives are choosing the path of franchise ownership. People who want to be their own boss, become free of worrying about being laid off, see their hard work be for themselves, not some large ...
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Replacing Corporate Income Through Franchising

A popular question for franchising consultant Pete Gilfillan is, "Can a corporate income be replaced by a franchise?" The simple answer is, "Absolutely!" It depends completely on you, and only you can determine how long it takes you to reach your ...
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The Best Franchise Model for 2023

The growing movement in franchise ownership is where you work ON the Business rather than IN the business. It's where you set the overall direction, make key decisions, and oversee a manager who runs the day-to-day business for you. This is the executive ...
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Franchising is Booming

Franchising is much more than Subway, McDonald's, and Dunkin Donuts. Franchises employ over 8 million people and there are over 750,000 franchise establishments. They touch almost every aspect of our lives and are become more popular with executives seeking ...
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50+ Year-Old Corporate Executives

It's becoming increasingly popular with 50+ year-old corporate executives to take the path of franchise ownership. With 50% of over 50 executives being pushed out before they are ready, it's no surprise executives are making the choice to work for themsel...
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Executive Franchising: The New Job Security

Today's job market is filled with uncertainty. If you would like a greater measure of income security, a great option is executive franchising. You can layoff-proof your career and stay with your corporate job, or you could just focus on your franchise ...
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Franchise Owners Have Greater Income Security Than Corporate Executives

Franchise consultant Pete Gilfillan is on a mission to bust the myths about franchises. This time he takes on the concept that being in your corporate job, even for a long time, is more secure than being out as an owner in the franchise world. "Jobs are no ...
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You Do Not Work for the Franchisor

Franchise consultant Pete Gilfillan is on a mission to bust the myths about franchises. This time he takes on the concept that you'd be working for the franchisor. Spoiler alert: it's not true! Listen to Pete explain. Learn More About Franchise Ownership
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You Do Not Need to Know What Type of Business You Want to Invest in Before Investigating if a Franchise is Right for You

Franchise consultant Pete Gilfillan is on a mission to bust the myths around franchises. This time he takes on the topic that there are just too many business types to choose from and must know what you want before you start down this road. Listen to Pete ...
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You Do Not Need Millions of Dollars to Invest in a Franchise

ExecuNet's entrepreneurial coach Pete Gilfillan is on a mission to bust the myths people have about franchise businesses. In this short video, Pete explains why investing in a franchise is not a seven figure minimum endeavor. Listen as Pete explains. ...
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