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Leading Franchise Consultancy FranNet Teams Up With MFV Expositions to Host Franchise Expo Ahead of Annual Fall Meeting

On October 9, the IFA-sponsored event will provide one-of-a-kind opportunities for FranNet’s clients to interact with qualified franchisee prospects, capture leads and reduce commissions. CINCINNATI — FranNet, the locally owned and operated franchise consulting firm with more than 100 experienced consultants across the U.S., Canada and Germany, is teaming up with franchise expo organizer MFW [...]

By |2021-07-22T15:26:52+00:00July 22nd, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|

Another Entrepreneurial Journey: Meet Michael Castillo

I’m Roxanne Rapske, FranNet Consultant for Dallas, Texas, and I’d like for you to meet a former client of mine, Michael Castillo. I met Michael at one of my workshops back when I was working for FranNet in California. A banking and finance veteran, Michael came to realize that he needed an opportunity that would [...]

By |2021-07-21T20:14:59+00:00July 21st, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , , |

Another Entrepreneurial Journey: Meet Jeffrey and Michelle Thompson

I’m Teri Villanueva, FranNet’s territory consultant for San Antonio and Austin. I’d like for you to meet a recent client of mine, Jeffrey and Michelle Thompson, who own the Red Wing Stone Oak franchise in San Antonio, Texas. Early this month, the couple were the subject of a news interview with KSAT-TV, the local ABC [...]

By |2021-07-21T19:51:26+00:00July 21st, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , , |

Another Entrepreneurial Journey: Meet Jared Rothberger

With the assistance of Mark Cory, Market President and Franchise Consultant for FranNet of Michigan, Jared Rothberger made a lifelong dream come true—a business operation of his own. Jared had always wanted to take the entrepreneurial path in life and the story of his journey to get there was certainly an interesting one. Below, in [...]

Another Entrepreneurial Journey: Meet Bill & Cristina Hodde

I’m Teri Villanueva, FranNet’s territory consultant for San Antonio and Austin. I’d like for you to meet a recent client of mine, Bill and Cristina Hodde. After connecting on LinkedIn, I was able to help the couple transition from their previous careers to an entrepreneurial future as the new owners of Texas Best Signs, part [...]

By |2021-07-20T11:51:19+00:00July 20th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , , |

Valuing Franchises Post-Covid

If you’ve been paying attention lately, you may have heard tell of the red-hot residential real estate market across the United States. All of a sudden, home values have skyrocketed—leaving some current owners shocked at double-digit increases in home equity. A combination of factors, including low-interest rates, scarce supply, and high demand, have allowed homes [...]

By |2021-07-15T19:53:18+00:00July 15th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , |

Will You Be Part of the Great Resignation?

A new poll from Prudential, entitled the “Pulse of the American Worker Survey”, and a recent report from Microsoft, “The Next Great Disruption is Hybrid Work—Are We Ready?” both paint a bleak picture for the management of North American companies. To put it bluntly, your workforce isn’t interested in coming back to their old jobs. [...]

By |2021-07-06T19:16:08+00:00July 6th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blog, Blogs|Tags: , , , |

Who, Exactly, is Looking at Franchise Ownership? You’d be Surprised…

It takes an entrepreneurial mindset to consider going into business for yourself. Some people have always known they’d one day be their own boss, while others end up business owners after previous career acts. And while they all have one goal in mind—control of their own destiny—the candidates we deal with at FranNet of DFW [...]

Why Veterans Make Great Business Owners

Calling all ‘Vetrepreneurs’! In continuing our mission to offer new and innovative franchise opportunities to a wider audience, FranNet is pleased to announce the creation of our new landing page, dedicated solely to U.S. military veterans and their families. Many people are unaware that the training and skills learned in our military service branches give [...]

By |2021-07-19T21:17:45+00:00July 1st, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , , |

How to Avoid the Biggest Mistakes of Franchise Ownership

For those with an entrepreneurial mindset, there’s nothing more exciting than successfully completing the franchise investigative process and settling on the perfect business model to own. And for the majority, becoming the boss of your own business is quite literally a dream come true. But, if you’re not careful, your over-enthusiasm can lead you headlong [...]

By |2021-06-29T20:54:30+00:00June 29th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , |