Entrepreneur: Latest from Jason Daley http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT 4 Franchises That Pulled Off a Major Pivot These companies revamped their models while staying true to their core values, gaining new generations of customers along the way. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236430 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236430 A Barbecue-Cleaning Franchise Gets Fired Up Grill-cleaning can make for a grate opportunity for franchisees. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236432 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236432 How These Sibling Franchisees Built an Empire Brothers Joe and Allen Hertzman, who own six Long John Silver's, 13 Rally's and 24 Papa John's Pizza units, share what's in their secret franchising sauce. Sun, 10 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235822 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235822 Why These 3 Once Thriving Franchises Have Fallen on Hard Times What went wrong, and can they survive? Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235379 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235379 How a Former Denny's Waitress Amassed an Empire of Over 75 Denny's Locations At age 16, Dawn Lafreeda began working at Denny's as a hostess. Three decades later, she's the largest single-owner franchisee in the system. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234985 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234985 Why Early Adopters Will Win the Franchise Game A 'don't-rock-the-boat' strategy is no longer an acceptable option. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234982 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234982 A Franchise Built for Endurance Athletes Jamie and Tara Osborn, triathletes both, recognized that retail niche for athletes like themselves and so they opened Endurance House. Sun, 22 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234014 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234014 Meet the Surprising New Player Driving Innovation in Golf Tyler Sullivan is on a quest to redesign the golf driver. Sun, 15 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234415 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234415 Reviving an Old Brand = Nostalgia Driven Profit Bringing back a well-known brand can save millions in upfront marketing, while the name recognition captures attention in a crowded marketplace. Sat, 14 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234414 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234414 Making the Jump From Franchisee to Franchisor Several owners who made the shift discuss their decision-making process, what they learned and how they do things differently. Sun, 08 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234011 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234011 Meet the Franchisor Launching a Fundraising Platform for Potential Franchisees Mandy Calara created an online crowdfunding platform that lets the friends, family and community of potential franchisees become investors. Sat, 03 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233185 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233185 Meet the Real Estate Franchise Backed by Warren Buffett One of the first enterprises Buffett is allowing to use the Berkshire Hathaway brand name is a real-estate brokerage. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232264 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232264 Why It Pays Big to Be an Early Adopter in Franchising Getting in on the ground floor can lead to big things in a world where a relatively modest investment can turn into a profitable business. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231913 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231913 How Social Franchising Is Bringing Jobs to the Developing World The aid community is taking the efficiency and standardization of the franchise model any applying it toward philanthropic endeavors. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232260 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232260 From Independent Business Owner to Franchisee Don Robinson has been an independent restaurant owner -- twice -- but has come to the realization that being a franchisee plays to his strengths. Sat, 12 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231421 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231421 Introducing Entrepreneur's Top Brands of 2014: Learn Their Secrets We present the companies that have generated the most trust among entrepreneurs as well as the lessons you can take from them. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232290 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232290 The Top Brands in Food Service, Hotels, Retail and More These brands took the No. 1 spot in various categories. Here's why. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232363 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232363 The 120 Most Trusted Brands We surveyed more than 5,000 Entrepreneur readers to learn the companies that elicit their greatest loyalty and trust. Here are the results. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232389 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232389 Franchisees: How to Make It in a Big City Urban locations present unique challenges: higher taxes, complicated real estate, lifestyle differences. But it's true what they say about big-city success: If you can make it there, you can make it anywhere. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230885 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230885 Why Health-Care Franchising Is Entering a Boom Time Enterprising businesspeople are finding that the franchise model can dispense routine medical services as efficiently as it delivers fried chicken or oil changes. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231788 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231788 Meet the Franchise Bringing Adult Products Out of the Shadows Adam & Eve creates an atmosphere that is welcoming to both women and couples, with a focus on sexual health. Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230852 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230852 Extreme Makeover, Franchise Style A Bruster's store gets a prizewinning makeover. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229791 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229791 This 24-Hour On-Demand Ice Machine Is a Game Changer A newcomer to the Franchise 500, IceBorn boasts a proprietary system that can be controlled and monitored by franchisees remotely via a smartphone. Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230318 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230318 Why Are These High-Profile Franchises Suddenly Going Public? With a number of high-profile IPOs, franchises are having a moment in the Wall Street spotlight. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230313 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230313 How Local Franchises Are Becoming International Brands With the support of the Commerce Department, company executives can travel to regions of interest and meet with potential investors, which may be the boost some franchises need to expand their concepts into international brands. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230307 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230307 Meet the Franchise Serving Dinner in the Sky It's the gourmet meal of a lifetime. Just don't look down. Thu, 09 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230306 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230306 The Top 10 Franchises of 2014 These 10 franchises are leading the way into the New Year. Mon, 06 Jan 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/230384 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/230384 How One Sandwich Company Cracked the Franchise Top 10 A focus on franchisee selection, training and operations helped Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches reach number five on the Franchise 500 list this year. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230295 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230295 Yes, Soup for You! The Original SoupMan has finally hit its stride. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229790 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229790 From Intern to Franchisee A sweet internship with Kona Ice helped Derek Taylor open his very own franchise. Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229429 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229429