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Franchise Re-Sales: a Key Consideration When Evaluating a Franchise

Individuals considering a franchise opportunity should include franchise resale performance as part of the due diligence process.  Having an exit strategy is a critical component of any new business start-up.

What We Can Learn from the Cold Stone Creamery Franchise

The Cold Stone Creamery franchise is replete with a history of problems that include franchisee lawsuits and an exposé in the Wall Street Journal.

Why are the Large Fast Food Franchisors Refranchising?

An article in the Wall Street Journal reports on a refranchising

Sales of Small Business Companies Increase in 2011 Franchise Stats Lacking

This article in the Wall Street Journal by Sarah E. Needleman reveals that the sale of small businesses continued to increase for the 2nd year in a row. Unfortunately, I haven't seen any data pertaining to the sale of franchises.

President Obama to Review Business Regs That Hamper Job Growth

This action is a long time coming and is needed to lower the anxiety level of business owners.

WSJ Lists BMM among Top Resources

Blue MauMau's FranchipediaIn a nice surprise, the Wall Street Journal gives a meaty mention of BlueMauMau.org as reporter Laura Lorber lists three top online franchise resources. OpenFran and the American Franchisee Association are mentioned too.