If you’re new to franchising, and you’re interested in learning all about the franchise business, this area of The Franchise King.com website is the perfect place to start. Get ready to learn.
Please Know This
I have no idea (yet) if owning a franchise…of being your own boss, is the right thing for you to do. There are a lot of variables. Some of them involve money-the amount you have to invest, while other variables consist of timing, your readiness to take on risk, and where you’re at in your life. But here’s the thing…
There are no major decisions for you to make on this webpage. It’s informational only. Perfect, right?
So, start this process at the beginning. Just learn about franchising for now. Find out all there is to know about franchise business ownership. As you’ll soon see, there’s a lot involved.
But don’t worry-stick with me. I’m going to teach you all I know about franchise business ownership so you can decide if it’s the right path for you to explore.
The Business Of Franchising
It’s crucial for you to get a deep understanding of the business of franchising.
You need to understand how the franchise business model works.
In addition, you need to find out if franchise ownership is right for you.
And, as an added bonus, you need to understand the risks involved.
Good News If You’re New To Franchising!
I created a detailed, easy-to-follow, free* online course on franchising that I know you’ll love.
*I’ve had people tell me that my free course was so helpful, they couldn’t believe it was free.
But, you don’t have to signup for it now.
Instead, you can scroll down this webpage a bit and click the links to some of the articles I’ve written. You’ll find them to be super-helpful. Anyway…
If you’re ready to take my free online franchise course, type in your email below. It’s called “A Proper Introduction To Franchising.”
By Taking It, You’ll Learn:
- The history of franchising-as we know it today
- The pros and cons of franchising
- The rules in franchising
- Franchise facts
- Franchise fiction
- Investment amounts
And a whole lot more!
— Chris Brogan (@chrisbrogan) July 28, 2015
(Once you type in your email address, you’ll receive an email asking you to give me permission to send you information. So, click the ‘confirm’ link in that email. After that, you’ll be able to create a free account on my other franchise website, Franchise Business University.com, so you can get free access to the course.)
Below, you’ll find links to a few franchise articles I’ve written. They’re designed for people who are just starting to think about becoming their own boss-by owning a franchise business. I’m confident you’ll find them to be useful.
If you’re thinking about becoming your own boss because you hate your job, this is the franchise article for you.
You may be interested in owning a franchise because you’ve heard that you’ll have a better chance of success. (As opposed to starting a non-franchise business.)
If that’s the case, I strongly encourage you to read the following two articles. Because owning a franchise does not guarantee success.
The first one is an article I wrote for the U.S. Small Business Administration. (I’ve been writing a monthly franchise article for the SBA since 2009-and still do.) You can read it here.
Important: You should probably see if I’m qualified to teach you about owning a franchise. If you’d like to learn about my background-and get a bunch of free tips on franchise ownership at the same time, this is where to do it. (There’s a video, too!)
This next one is an article I wrote for Entrepreneur.com. (I’ve written several franchise articles for them) It’s about the pros and cons of owning a franchise business.
Take a look at these 22 great reasons to buy a franchise. (As long as you’re a good fit for a franchise business.)
Finally, if you’ve determined that franchise ownership may just work, head over to this webpage. You’ll find specific tips and techniques you can start using immediately-to search, research, and maybe even buy a franchise. (So you can be your own boss!)