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Franchising’s Impact in California

There’s no doubt that franchising is a leading contributor to the U.S. economy and the country’s GDP output. According to some of the latest statistics and data, the industry is …

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News You Can Use: SoCal’s Economic Outlook

In our quest to keep prospective franchisees, entrepreneurs, and future small business owners apprised of the latest economic indicators in southern California, FranNet of California has collected research from various …

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FAMILY BUSINESS

For new parents Shani and Francis Obedoza, owning an 18|8 salon franchise offers the flexibility to focus on their family while pursuing a business. “The Obedozas are part of a …

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IS STARTING A BUSINESS SAFER THAN A JOB?

Have you ever considered, “Starting a Business May Be Safer than Having a Job”?  Today, that’s our job.  While that statement may sound counterintuitive to some, it’s become a reality …

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Why You Should Quit Your Job

It’s a dead end, the pay is dismal, you’re subject to someone else’s whims — and franchising offers a better path (from FranNet.com)   You should quit your job. Seriously. You probably …

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Welcome to Page Nicol’s Blog!

Would you like to start a franchise in Portland? Our experts can help match you with the right business opportunity. I can help you with all the various different types …

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