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 trend among younger franchisees, says Page Nicol, a consultant from FranNet who worked with the couple. ┬áThe millennial generation, especially, is looking for way to remain in the workforce on their own terms, and they’re turning to franchising as a way to do so.”

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