This week's franchise business advice is for would-be franchise owners;
When you start your search for that perfect franchise, please make sure that you know what it is that you are hoping to find. Are you hoping for "the answer to all your problems?" Or, are you just really burned out with the corporate culture. Could you be running away from that?
Investing in a franchise of your own, could be a fantastic experience for you. You may be able to experience lots of freedom and control in your professional life. You could end up building a substantial business.
Do a self-check. Make sure your reasons for becoming a franchise owner are solid. One way to do that is to talk with franchise owners of some local franchises. Ask them why they did it. Ask them if they're glad they did it. Their answers may give you some great insights on your own situation.
It's just another way of setting yourself up to win.
(The Franchise King uses Carbonite!)