The New Employment Paradigm

A Nation of Entrepreneurs When our Nation was founded, most families were entrepreneurial, using personal skills and interests to make a living. Most people fell into the following categories: -Farmer-Proprietor-Manufacturer-Blacksmith -Brewer-Tailor/Seamstress – Or some other trade. Then Industrial Revolution happened, and flipped that equation. People became employed doing the repetitive labor of manufacturing, or managing…

Franchising for Our Veterans

By Natalie Barnes, President Business Alliance Inc Why do many franchises market directly to our veterans? Why has our franchise community committed to our veterans by providing business opportunities that may include a discounted franchise fee?     The training and service our veterans have experienced are directly beneficial to franchise ownership: Strong work ethics…

Become a Connector with a Handyman Connection Franchise

Are you a connector? The Go-To Connection for all Your Home Improvement Needs Since its inception in 1990, Handyman Connection has become one of North America’s leading remodeling and repair companies. Handyman Connection offered its first franchise in 1993 and since then has expanded to 85 locations throughout the United States and Canada. The company…

This Weeks Featured Franchise is Positively Shiny!

This weeks Featured Franchise is Positively Shiny Pioneer the House Detailing Industry! When you think of having your windows or gutters cleaned, or your Christmas lights installed, which national brand comes to mind? None? Exactly! In this highly fragmented locally-focused industry, there isn’t one dominant brand. Shack Shine is changing that. Partnered with powerhouse franchisor…

This week’s Featured Franchise will enable you to Invest with a Punch!

Invest with a punch. This week’s Featured Franchise is a dynamic boutique fitness concept offering total body workouts utilizing boxing and kickboxing movements in trainer-led group classes. The classes are non-contact and focused exclusively on fitness. They do not teach our members how to box, kick box or grapple. The results-oriented workout is designed to burn…