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Their Dad Passed Away Just After Buying a Batteries Plus Franchise. They Opened the Location In His Honor.

For the Lewis family, learning to run a business together brought them closer in a time of grieving.

Chloe Arrojado

Risk vs. Reward, Understanding Your Tolerance

How to assess your overall risk tolerance before buying a franchise.

Jeff Cheatham

Meet 6 of the Top New And Emerging Franchises

Here's how some of the hottest new franchise concepts got their start.

Entrepreneur Features Emerging Brands

New series profiles the best up-and-coming franchise concepts.

Jeff Cheatham

These People Signed Up to Be a Brand's First-Ever Franchisee. How Did That Go?

Being a brand's test case requires a leap of faith. Here's why some entrepreneurs are willing, and even standing in line, to go first.

Kim Kavin

So You Want to Open a Restaurant?

How franchising can make your restauranteur dream a reality.

Jeff Cheatham

Building Your Franchise Community

Tips on building a strong, centralized brand.

Jeff Cheatham

5 Strategies for Avoiding the Common Mistakes Franchise Businesses Make

Besides being well-capitalized with sufficient cash reserves, there are five key elements for success that new businesses -- especially franchises -- should keep in mind. These positives could become pitfalls if they are not executed thoroughly.

Ray Titus

Why Franchising Depends on Systems

The magic behind what makes a franchise a franchise.

Jeff Cheatham

What You Need to Know About the FAST Act Legislation

A pressing issue is heating up in the franchising industry.

Jeff Cheatham

Is Your Business Franchisable?

How to determine if franchising is the right decision for your operation.

Jeff Cheatham

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