Posts Tagged ‘characteristics’

Entrepreneurs as Franchisees

A popular misconception in franchising concerns entrepreneurs as franchisees. Are franchise companies looking to recruit “true entrepreneurs” as new franchisees in their systems? Not necessarily. What is a “true entrepreneur?” Before looking at entrepreneurs as franchisees, let’s narrow in on the type of entrepreneur we are talking about. “True entrepreneurs” are those relatively rare individuals…

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How to find a strong franchise: here’s your checklist

If you’re looking for a business opportunity, seek out a strong franchise. If you’re wondering what to look for, here’s a checklist of 10 things that indicate a reputable franchisor. Cooperation during the investigation process When you’re researching a franchise, you should expect a professional and responsive reaction to your inquiries. This is the “courtship”…

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