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A Franchisee Who's Literally Building His Dream Business From the Ground Up
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A Franchisee Who's Literally Building His Dream Business From the Ground Up

Jovanny Galarza has prepared to own a construction business ever since he was a little boy, helping his dad around the house.
This Veteran Educator Reshaped Her Passion for K-12 Learning Into Franchise Mode
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This Veteran Educator Reshaped Her Passion for K-12 Learning Into Franchise Mode

Cynthia Williams Landrum aims to make a "more direct impact" on students than the current educational bureaucracy allows.
It All Adds Up to the Fact That This Franchisee Made the Right Choice
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It All Adds Up to the Fact That This Franchisee Made the Right Choice

Mo Khalil opened nine Mathnasium franchises in Florida to help children.
Coming to America: An Immigrant Who Overcame a 'Taxing' Problem
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Coming to America: An Immigrant Who Overcame a 'Taxing' Problem

Six years ago, Paula Paredes started her ATAX franchise by first tackling an obstacle that had nothing to do with the IRS.
No Gender Bias Figured Into What These Franchisees Chose to Do
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No Gender Bias Figured Into What These Franchisees Chose to Do

They used to be in oil and gas; now these guys are into waxing. No, not cars -- women's legs.
Just 35, She's Already Been a Principal in 3 Successful Fitness Franchises
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Just 35, She's Already Been a Principal in 3 Successful Fitness Franchises

Liberty Harper literally grew up in franchising, having started in the industry right out of high school.
'Mother Knows Best' Inspired This Franchisee to Truly Listen to the Music
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'Mother Knows Best' Inspired This Franchisee to Truly Listen to the Music

Seeing the good things ballroom dance did for her mother's health, Andrea Bisconti decided to follow her example.
These 2 Franchisee-Moms Aim to Fill the Gaps in STEM Education
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These 2 Franchisee-Moms Aim to Fill the Gaps in STEM Education

The new franchise Zaniac offers young scientists after-school activities like computer coding, 3D printing and robotics.
A Franchisee Who Grew Up at a Mall Food Court
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A Franchisee Who Grew Up at a Mall Food Court

Mohammad Mansour worked summers at the Illinois mall. Today, he's the employer, giving back to his community in the form of jobs for youth.
A Franchise That Sheds Light on the Entrepreneurial Experience
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A Franchise That Sheds Light on the Entrepreneurial Experience

Franchisee Juanita Tackett was always interested in sustainability. Now she's promoting that ideal and making money doing it.
After a Near-Death Accident, Franchisee Kara Lodewyks Aims to Heal Both the Body and the Bottom Line
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After a Near-Death Accident, Franchisee Kara Lodewyks Aims to Heal Both the Body and the Bottom Line

Fitness On the Go, it turns out, was just what the doctor ordered.
Nepotism Was Never an Issue for This Unishippers Franchisee
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Nepotism Was Never an Issue for This Unishippers Franchisee

Caleb Nelson started at 20 in the franchise business and worked his way up to success -- on his own steam.
A Franchisee Committed to Helping Seniors Stay in Their Homes
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A Franchisee Committed to Helping Seniors Stay in Their Homes

With a Right at Home franchise, Laura Greenway-Balnar found the perfect application for her gerontology nursing expertise.
Father's Day at Golden Corral: A Franchisee Carries on His Dad's Tradition
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Father's Day at Golden Corral: A Franchisee Carries on His Dad's Tradition

Franchisee Billy Sewell not only runs restaurants, he raises money for the children of wounded, disabled and fallen military service members.
From Wall Street to Main Street: This Franchisee Is Generating Profits in a Whole New Way
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From Wall Street to Main Street: This Franchisee Is Generating Profits in a Whole New Way

Robert Shingleton moved from a $2 billion arbitrage portfolio to ownership of 14 sub sandwich restaurants, and he hasn't looked back.