Professional Service Franchises: Pros and Cons

Professional Service franchises may seem a stretch of the imagination to some, but in reality they exist and prosper all over the country. Some examples of professional service franchises (i.e., owned and/or staffed by licensed professionals) include real estate companies, hair salons, accounting firms, and education centers. Doctors are even getting in on the action!…

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Buying into a big franchise system: pros and cons

Most people equate franchising with well-known names: McDonald’s, 7-Eleven, Dunkin’ Donuts, Supercuts, the list goes on. These big franchise systems have advantages and disadvantages when it comes to the franchisee role. When exploring franchise opportunities, be sure to ponder these pros and cons. Benefits of a big franchise system When evaluating franchise opportunities, you’re looking…

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