I recently had the opportunity to speak with Renzo Aida, owner of Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Dedham, MA.
If we had to narrow it down to one set of questions, this is the list.
A reader asked, "What is the real difference between a franchise and a business opportunity?"
A franchise, in its simplest definition, is a business opportunity that allows the franchisee (possibly you) to start a business by legally using someone else's (the franchisor's) expertise, ideas, and processes. Is franchising for you? This post could guide you toward a decision.
I recently had the opportunity to speak with Larry "Lo-Lo" White, the founder and namesake of Lo-Lo's Chicken & Waffles, a soul-food casual dining restaurant that is now offering a franchise. My questions are below in...
If any of these thirty are your primary reason for wanting to start a business, perhaps you'd better reevaluate.
McDonald's is the world's largest chain of hamburger fast food restaurants, with about 68 million customers daily in 119 countries across 35,000 restaurants. So have you ever wondered what it would be like to own one? I mean...who hasn't! Here is an interview with one franchisee with all the skinny.