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Should You Consider a Franchise Resale?

Many times before in this blog series, we’ve talked about the three main entrepreneurial paths to business ownership. You can start a business from scratch, buy an existing business, or buy a franchise. At FranNet, it’s our core belief that option number three is by far your best bet for success for business ownership. The [...]

By |2021-06-17T01:18:10+00:00June 17th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , , |

FRANdata Analysis: Latest New Concepts Report, Vol. 2

FranNet partner FRANdata, the premier market research and intelligence firm for the franchising industry, is out with another edition of their “New Concept Report." Volume Two has been released, revealing key market insights for the latest concepts and industries. There are five sections and an executive summary, which highlight the trends and growth potential for [...]

Networking to Match Brands with People

FranNet is known for being the leading national franchise consultancy, whose specialty is networking to match brands with people. Because with thousands of franchise concepts to choose from, our consultants still believe that there’s a perfect match out there just for you. One that aligns perfectly with your career, lifestyle, and financial goals. The franchise [...]

Don’t Want to Return to the Office? Here’s a Suggestion…

With 40% of Americans now fully vaccinated and adults having at least one dose approaching 300 million, talks of returning to "normal" are top of mind. Industry and commerce are responding in kind, opening doors, welcoming consumers, reducing mask mandates, and increasing occupancy levels. For those who haven’t already been called back into the office, [...]

By |2021-06-01T17:52:59+00:00June 1st, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , , |

3 Lesser-Known Funding Options to Consider

During the investigative process of reviewing franchise concepts, you’ll be introduced to several business opportunities that align with your personal profile, lifestyle, and financial goals. The discussion, guidance, and deliberation in determining the best fit can become quite lively. The key question becomes which franchises under your consideration offer the best possible chance for success? [...]

By |2021-05-21T18:19:35+00:00May 21st, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , , |

Why Your Ideal Franchise Might be Different Than You Imagined…

It’s a common misperception that franchise ownership opportunities are limited to fast food restaurants. FranNet’s CEO even co-authored a book about it. While it’s true that the most recognizable quick-service restaurants (QSRs) do franchise their operations, there are literally thousands of other concepts from which to choose. You can become your own boss with franchised [...]

By |2021-05-12T13:13:20+00:00May 12th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , |

Localized Reach and Experience Make FranNet Unstoppable

This month, we’re celebrating the tenacity of our individual consultants who didn’t let a little thing like the pandemic get in the way of helping entrepreneurs become business owners through franchising. FranNet Consultants are “Virtually Unstoppable!” Can’t meet in person with our consultants to discuss the results of FranNet’s Entrepreneurial Assessment Profile? Fine. We’ll just [...]

Another Franchisee Journey…Meet Janet Carmichael

At FranNet, we like nothing more than celebrating the success of our clients. In this edition of our FranNet Testimonial Series, we meet Janet Carmichael of Nashville, TN, who just celebrated her 10-year anniversary as the owner of a Big Frog Custom T-Shirts & More franchise. Our very own Market President of Tennessee and Arkansas, [...]

By |2021-04-15T15:39:20+00:00April 15th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , , , |

Tax & Financial Reporting Required by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)

Did you know that the franchising industry in Canada makes up the 12th largest sector of our economy? According to the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA), franchising contributes over $100 Billion CAD annually to our economy, creating close to two million jobs for Canadians. That’s a lot of loonies and toonies to keep track of! Because [...]

By |2021-04-15T14:02:57+00:00April 15th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs, General|Tags: , |

Another Entrepreneurial Journey: Meet Janet Schimek

My name is Sara Waskow and I’m FranNet’s Market President for Dallas-Fort Worth and Oklahoma. I’d like for you to meet a former client of mine, Janet Schimek. A self-described “Jack of All Trades”, Janet previously worked in hospitality, accounting and health and wellness industries. But to get to the next level of career success, [...]

By |2021-03-25T16:28:59+00:00March 25th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Blogs|Tags: , |