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As an entrepreneur, it pays to be knowledgeable. The more you know, the better off you will be. When you are in the business of learning, people are always looking for ways to maximize the amount of information they receive in as little time as possible. Luckily, FranNet knows how to make you a master [...]

Vancouver Entrepreneur Provides Home Organization and Storage Solutions

On path to business ownership, Terry Yakiwchuk finds Tailored Living featuring PremierGarage franchise Terry Yakiwchuk spent more than 30 years in sales and logistics at a soft drink manufacturer. Today, he is the owner of Tailored Living featuring PremierGarage of Vancouver, a business specializing in custom home organization and storage solutions. Prior to opening his own [...]

From Software Consultant to Restauranteur Entrepreneur Serves Up Soups Salads and Sandwiches

Daryl Hunter becomes first Zoup! Fresh Soup Company franchisee in Canada Daryl Hunter enjoyed his career as a software consultant, but the constant travel demands eventually wore out their welcome. In 2011, Hunter realized his business ownership aspirations, becoming the first Zoup! Fresh Soup Company franchisee in Canada with the opening of his uptown Waterloo, Ontario [...]

1851 Magazine: FranNet of Southwestern Ontario Announces New Franchise Consultant

August 2015 | FranNet Canada | 1851 Magazine Brian McAllister joins local franchising consulting group. FranNet of Southwestern Ontario, a respected leader in matching individuals with franchise ownership opportunities, is proud to announce Brian McAllister as its newest associate. McAllister previously served as a multi-unit owner and operator of six quick-service restaurants throughout Southwestern Ontario and [...]

Characteristics of a Strong Franchise

The Small Business Encyclopaedia defines franchising as: a continuing relationship in which a franchisor provides a licensed privilege to the franchisee to do business and offers assistance in organizing, training, merchandising, marketing and managing in return for a monetary consideration. When deciding on a franchise, there are definite signs that point out the stronger systems. [...]

Local Entrepreneur Provides Commercial and Residential Restoration Services

Pat Jacob opens PuroClean Restoration of Winnipeg East At 19 years old, Pat Jacob joined a leading grocery and merchandise retailer. He worked for the company for 29 years, spending the last 15 years as an executive at the head office. Jacob had successfully accomplished what so many of us set out to do, work [...]

Make Your Phone Work For You

By now we can’t imagine what our day would be like without our phones and the apps that power us through our day. Apps are the personal secretaries of our mobile world, make sure you have the apps that’ll pick up the slack and keep you on top of your game. Waze (Free) Leave the road [...]

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Don’t Fall Into A Financial Pothole!

You want the smoothest path possible when it comes to growing your business and boosting profit. Your financials can turn into a nightmare if you aren’t monitoring them, and it can be tough to avoid mistakes when the workload is overwhelming. Thankfully, you’re in luck – there are simple ways for you to dodge those [...]

Have You Settled?

You successfully went through the process and now you own a franchise or new business. The first three years have passed on without too much trouble, and you have fallen in love with the freedom of being your own boss. For you, the hard part is over…or so you thought. Look 10 years…15…20 years down [...]

Franchise Consultant Gary Prenevost On Finding The Right Business Ownership Opportunity

Welcome to our monthly series “Meet Our Consultants,” where we’re putting the spotlight on our local franchise matchmaking experts. These franchise specialists work with individuals every day that are interested, considering or ready to become business owners.  Let’s meet … Gary Prenevost, Franchise Consultant of FranNet of Southern Ontario and Eastern Canada  Q: How long [...]