The Franchise Owner's most trusted news source


Log In / Register | May 27, 2017

Mark Ehrlich appointed as Vice President Business Development

Navigator System Solutions LLC and Franchise Central LLC Appoints Mark Ehrlich as Vice President Business Development

Paul Graham's Startup Advice in under a Minute

Paul Graham is a well-known programmer and successful venture capitalist who enjoys writing. Originally from the U.K., he has a B.A. in philosophy from Cornell University, and an M.S. and Ph.D. from Harvard in applied sciences, specializing in computer science.

Can My Franchisor Force Me into a Big System Change?

Imagine receiving notice from your franchisor outlining a significant system change (a costly store renovation, a new menu, a new point-of-sale [POS] system).

Part-Time Business Turned Empire through Team Success

"You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help enough other people get what they want," said renown salesman and motivational speaker Zig Ziglar. His truism seems applicable to a former safety officer, who turned his part-time business into what he describes as an "Empire".

Carbonite CEO Gives Pointers for Small Business Owners

This Kim Komando video is good! If you're a small business owner or potential business owner, take a look — you'll be glad you did.

Mediation: Good, Bad or It Depends?

Mediation is often touted as the greatest thing since sliced bread for faster, fairer, and cheaper dispute resolution. Is it?

Legal Document Services Reduce Costs

With business loans still hard to come by, it has been a slow year for the franchise market. According to the IFA, the number of franchised businesses had zero growth in 2009.

Key Questions to Answer before You Buy a Franchise

The right article can be a good start into an investigation on whether or not franchising is a good fit for you.