Franchise systems that don’t tell robust stories about themselves were losing qualified franchise candidates to brands that used compelling narratives, franchisee and customer interviews and data about investment costs and returns to lure more engaged franchise leads.
Facebook continued to lead the pack in 2014 coming in with total traffic share of 16-25% month after month.
Peyton Manning credits legal Colorado pot with a booming Papa John's pizza business.
“The business model for franchising is under assault,” said the IFA in a statement released today.
When the economy is down, businesses need money. When the economy is up, they still need it. How can you profit from this constant demand?
Here are over one hundred great ideas for promoting your franchise with content marketing.
But what Facebook giveth, Facebook can taketh away. Especially from franchises.
Franchising could be the alternative to help you build your brand, network, and revenue streams, but how do you franchise your business?
Use this condensed checklist as a way to begin judging whether the business opportunity will be successful and profitable.
In the coming year, we'll see the number of franchises in the U.S. continue to rise, but at a price. As the nature of franchise operations evolves, new operational challenges will impact entrepreneurs opting to open a franchise for the first time, as well as franchise owners trying to turn a profit.
By the end of 2014, about 770,000 franchise businesses are expected to be operating in the United States. And that number is only going to get higher, as a new franchise is opened approximately every 8 minutes. What's franchising all about, and is it for you?
On January 1st, 2015, the Franchising Code of Conduct goes into effect in Australia. What does this means for both franchisees and prospective franchisees.
Internet leads are still the dominant source of franchise sales, but what are franchises missing putting by all their eggs into the lead portal basket?
A business opportunity is a need or want that can be met by a new business venture.
A new study that found business owners and executives in the United States were optimistic about the prospects for the U.S. economy in the coming year.
It's that time of the year again, to begin planning which shows, events and conventions you're going to attend in 2015.
We're seeing a shifting trend towards franchises amongst young people; their MBAs aren't opening getting them the jobs that they were expecting.
Why Burger King is taking beef off the menu for one set of franchisees, in Today's Business Ideas in the News.
One man's opinion: The White House is out to destroy fast food franchising as we know it. By Jack Jordans. It's long been the dream of liberals everywhere to make us all the same. Any skill...
Where can you get your teeth whitened and your hide tanned at the same time? Find out in Today's Business Ideas in the News.