Gary Prenevost Articles

Critical Trends in Franchising

The pandemic has redefined many aspects of consumer behaviour, both from a business-to-business (B2B) and a business-to-consumer (B2C) perspective. It has also created one unique condition that will have a …

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Your E2E Journey

FranNet Canada invites you to complete our self-directed learning course: Your E2E Journey: From Employee to Entrepreneur! How to find, and research your optimum self-employment Options Who doesn’t love the …

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FranNet January 2020 Featured Opportunity

FranNet Featured Franchise Opportunity: We represent over 80 franchise concepts and are seeing a high level of interest in the following opportunity. While this may be of specific interest to …

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FranNet – Montreal Featured Opportunity

FranNet Rare Resale Opportunity: We represent over 80 franchise concepts and are seeing a high level of interest in the following opportunity. While this may be of specific interest to …

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FranNet November Featured Opportunity

FranNet Featured Franchise Opportunities: We represent over 80 franchise concepts and are seeing a high level of interest in the following opportunity. While this may be of specific interest to …

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FranNet September Featured Opportunity

FranNet Featured Franchise Opportunities: We represent over 60 franchise concepts and are seeing a high level of interest in the following opportunity. While this may be of specific interest to …

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FranNet August Featured Opportunity

FranNet Featured Franchise Opportunities: We represent over 60 franchise concepts and are seeing a high level of interest in the following opportunity. While this may be of specific interest to …

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FranNet July Featured Opportunity

FranNet Featured Franchise Opportunities: We represent over 60 franchise concepts and are seeing a high level of interest in the following opportunity. While this may be of specific interest to …

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FranNet Featured Opportunities

FranNet Featured Franchise Opportunities: We represent over 60 franchise concepts and are seeing a high level of interest in the following opportunities.  While these may be of specific interest to …

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Millennials and Franchising

In the past four years, millennials—those born between 1981 and 1996—have gone from three per cent of my incoming clientele to 20 per cent. Millennials are an emerging force in the …

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Women in Franchising

FranNet research reveals that between 2011 and 2017, female franchise ownership in the US and Canada jumped by 83 percent, while male ownership increased by only 13 percent. This startling …

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Season’ Greetings 2017

The Festive Season is now upon us… 2017 was a year of massive change on many fronts… personally, professionally and even politically! The year seems to have passed by with …

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Gary’s Festive Season Message

  As I was relaxing and listening to the silence last night (something that’s been absent for the last week) I got to do one of my personal traditions and …

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Happy New Year!

As I sat on the plane on December 24thfrom Cape Town home to Toronto I was reflecting on the blessings in my life, and those blessings include each of you… …

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Evaluating B2B Franchises to Ensure Success

Anyone with skills in marketing, operations or management that wants to venture from the corporate world into business ownership should consider purchasing a B2B franchise. B2B transactions make up a …

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The Pros and Cons of Franchise Ownership

Franchising is way more than food and retail! There are over 1000 franchise concepts in Canada today covering over 50 different industries, meaning there are a vast number of franchising …

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Happy Holidays

After a wonderful day yesterday and again this Christmas day with my family and close friends, I’ve had the opportunity to sit quietly this evening and reflect on what’s really …

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Should I use a franchise consultant?

Should I use a franchise consultant? If you’re like a lot of people who are trying to figure out which type of franchise to buy, the question “should I use …

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What is the hottest franchise?

What is the hottest franchise? One of the most common questions I get is “what franchises are hot right now? Personally I think this is one of the least relevant …

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5 Ways to Become an Entrepreneur

Consider these 5 Ways to Become an Entrepreneur when considering self-employment Starting from scratch Multi-Level Marketing Buying a franchise Buying an existing business Conversion Franchising – a Hybrid Strategy It …

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Top 10 elements of a Strong Franchise System

Franchising, by its nature is a business strategy that is designed to capture and keep disproportionate market share. Success of franchising is that good franchising harnesses the human independence factor. …

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Benefits of Buying a Canadian Franchise

Are you looking for a business opportunity? We’re not just talking about any business opportunity here. We’re talking about a proven business opportunity with the potential and demonstrated ability to …

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Buying a Franchise in Canada

Owning a profitable business can do wonders for your financial health. However, the stress involved in market research, identifying unique opportunities and finally getting the business up and running is …

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Benefits of Buying a GOOD Canadian Franchise

Are you looking for a Canadian franchise business opportunity? Buying into one of the best franchises in Canada provides you with an excellent opportunity to successfully run a business that’s …

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What is the Success Rate for Franchises?

FranNet survey shows franchises outperform other businesses by 42% While not all franchises are successful, most franchises have strong success rates and typically outperform mom and pop businesses. Learn more.

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3 Mistakes People Make When Buying Franchises

Avoid Common Pitfalls and Turn Your Franchise Purchase Into a Successful Career There are more than 1,200 systems operating in Canada, operating in 80 different industries. As you explore Canadian …

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Canadian Franchise Buyer Advice

What are the best Canadian Franchises to Purchase? Researching franchises can feel a little bit like Speed Dating — you’re looking for that special company that you’re willing to spend …

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