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Entrepreneur Staff

This Franchise 'Tested Positive' for a Couple Seeking to Start Their Own Business
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This Franchise 'Tested Positive' for a Couple Seeking to Start Their Own Business

Tony and Theresa Oliver liked ARCpoint Labs' multiple income streams and the 'clean/white-collar' feel of the drug-screening brand.
Hardly a 'Patch' Job: This Franchisee Is Deep into at Least 4 Franchise-Industry Roles
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Hardly a 'Patch' Job: This Franchisee Is Deep into at Least 4 Franchise-Industry Roles

Patch Boys is only the latest initiative Bill Bunting has jumped into over the past 15 years.
A 'Smooth' Brand Extension Outside the Four Walls of His Franchise Restaurant
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A 'Smooth' Brand Extension Outside the Four Walls of His Franchise Restaurant

When Arcadia High School in California invited owner Robert Kenz to sell his Robeks juices and smoothies to its students in-house, he couldn't say no.
This Franchisee's Story Gives True Meaning to Today's Celebration of the American Worker
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This Franchisee's Story Gives True Meaning to Today's Celebration of the American Worker

Orphaned in Vietnam and adopted by an American church, Phong Huynh grew up in the El Pollo Loco company, rising from night porter to corporate director and, today, owner of 13 restaurants.
This Franchisee Was a Derivatives Trader Before He Took a Radical Plunge
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This Franchisee Was a Derivatives Trader Before He Took a Radical Plunge

Bob Ryan's interest in a Goldfish Swim School franchise was piqued by the scarcity of children's swim lessons in Chicago.
No Bones About It: This Franchisee Says He Made a Great Business Choice
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No Bones About It: This Franchisee Says He Made a Great Business Choice

Chiropractic doctor Steve Nutty cites his experience as a hockey coach as great training for owning his own business.
Goodbye, Burgers. Hello, Wings: This Franchisee Had Good Reason to Quit McDonald's
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Goodbye, Burgers. Hello, Wings: This Franchisee Had Good Reason to Quit McDonald's

Marcus Teufel prepared for 10 years to be a McD's owner before taking a 180-degree turn.
Prepping for the Holidays? Know How Consumers are Shopping Now
Data-Driven Marketing

Prepping for the Holidays? Know How Consumers are Shopping Now

A new survey gives insights on when consumers use their desktops and phones -- and when they're likely to visit a store in person.
'Creating Smiles and Stories' for Customers Is Just One of This Mega-Franchisee's Goals
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'Creating Smiles and Stories' for Customers Is Just One of This Mega-Franchisee's Goals

With 74 western U.S. Dairy Queen locations, and 43 years as both franchisor and franchisee, Bill Spae is also focused on growth.
This Franchisee Investigated a Restaurant Company He Liked and Signed On
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This Franchisee Investigated a Restaurant Company He Liked and Signed On

Paul Scholtes had a yen for Asian cuisine and loved how the menu at Wok Box Fresh Asian Kitchen encompassed delicacies from ten different regions.
How Cross Channel Efforts are Evolving (Infographic)
Data-Driven Marketing

How Cross Channel Efforts are Evolving (Infographic)

More see integrated marketing's important but not all know how to measure it.
Connected Consumers: A Day in the Life (Infographic)
Data-Driven Marketing

Connected Consumers: A Day in the Life (Infographic)

Deliver experience, not just marketing.
Overcome Cross Channel Marketing Barriers (Infographic)
Data-Driven Marketing

Overcome Cross Channel Marketing Barriers (Infographic)

Your own practices might be holding your efforts back.
This Franchisee Honors Her Grandmother by Helping Seniors Stay Independent
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This Franchisee Honors Her Grandmother by Helping Seniors Stay Independent

By owning her own in-home care business, Brenda Gross is following in the footsteps of her father and grandfather, who were both entrepreneurs.