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New Dad, New Town, and New Franchise in Four Months

Michelle and Ryan Kinsley are a dynamic young couple who always envisioned themselves as business owners. They were focused on finding a business that would be right for their newly growing family but overwhelmed with so many options. With Ryan’s background as a government analyst, he knew how to do the research, but decided he [...]

By |2019-08-15T14:23:17+00:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: General|

I Want Change…So Long As There’s No Change

I work daily with people yearning for a fresh change in their career path and their means to earning a living. They’re looking to start a business or buy a franchise opportunity as an avenue to greater fulfillment in their work, control over their growth and to achieve financial goals. Great, let’s get started! The [...]

By |2019-08-15T14:26:02+00:00May 11th, 2019|Categories: General|

Millennial Moms in Franchising

Millennials may be the most debated generation in history. Statistics are readily available as experts try to predict their needs, goals, motivations and choices. While we’re busy letting our opinions about them fly, millennials are getting busy - transforming norms, altering buying habits, starting families, and growing successful businesses.  According to Pew Research those born [...]

By |2019-08-15T14:27:14+00:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: General|

Who’s Buying Franchise Businesses Today?

Take a minute and think about the typical franchise owner. Chances are, you’re imaging a middle-aged corporate professional looking for a change and wanting to be their own boss. Many successful and satisfied franchise owners do fit this mold, but the fact is the profile for franchise ownership is expanding, and fast.  A diverse group [...]

By |2019-08-15T14:28:05+00:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: General|

6 Things to Help Get You Motivated

Welcome back! Hopefully, you and yours had a memorable Thanksgiving break, full of family and holiday spirit. Our apologies if one of your relatives actually did “go there” on a political topic at the table. We’re sure you’re feeling full, rested and content. But now isn’t the time to retreat into your shell and ride [...]

By |2019-09-20T20:02:38+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Make That List. Check it Twice. Prepping for 2019 Goals

We keep mentioning it in this space and each time it becomes more real. 2018 is winding down—and quickly. This is FranNet’s last blog post before we enter the final month of December. How did we get here so fast? While some would argue that it’s still a tad early to put up Christmas lights, [...]

By |2019-09-20T20:01:54+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Can Using Instagram Jump Start Your Franchise? Some Pointers…

We know that there is an amazing array of social media platforms that can greatly enhance your franchise profile and brand awareness. Stalwarts such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn were the original three giants in a crowded field, but today, we’re going to take a look at one of their distant cousins. While actually owned [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:15:30+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tips on Hiring Exceptional Staff

While it may appear that the title of this week’s FranNet blog makes a lot of assumptions about your future, we say it never hurts to be prepared. When you take the entrepreneurial plunge, you will become your own boss. And depending on the type of franchise you buy, you may be responsible for a [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:15:31+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Why You Need to Set Goals for Your Franchise for the New Year (and How to Do It)

New Year’s means resolutions for people. Resolutions are essentially goals, so that means that businesses can and should have resolutions, too. If you set your business some goals, you will have something to aim for in the new year, which will help you measure your success.   Your franchisor will likely assist you with setting annual [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:15:31+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |

New Year’s Fitness Resolutions are a Boon to Gym & Fitness Franchises

The new year is almost here and that means people are going to be reinventing themselves by getting into shape, eating healthier and living more active lifestyles. For fans of winter, that means doing one of the many fun winter activities that Canadians enjoy. But, for those who don’t like to skate, ski, snowboard, snowshoe [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:15:33+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |