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How an Injured Rodeo Champ Started a Business That Caught the Eye of Daymond John
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How an Injured Rodeo Champ Started a Business That Caught the Eye of Daymond John

Ryan Ehmann knows what it means to fall down and get back up again.
The Franchise World Finally Gets the Whole 'Big Data' Thing
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The Franchise World Finally Gets the Whole 'Big Data' Thing

Franchises are using big data to customize marketing, select locations and manage staffing.
The Best and Worst Franchise Marketing Campaigns of 2015
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The Best and Worst Franchise Marketing Campaigns of 2015

Here are the campaigns that made us cringe, chuckle and, at times, collectively facepalm.
Why Franchising Was Key to Righting the Ship for This Boat Club
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Why Franchising Was Key to Righting the Ship for This Boat Club

With a motivated captain at the helm, a membership boating club has sailed up Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 rankings.
This Franchise Gives Hair Stylists a Salon of Their Own Without the High Costs
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This Franchise Gives Hair Stylists a Salon of Their Own Without the High Costs

Phenix offers hair stylists, manicurists and other beauty workers a suite where they can run their own show.
How These Franchises Established a Company Culture That Works
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How These Franchises Established a Company Culture That Works

Company culture is more than flip-flops and Ping-Pong -- it's a critical strategy for helping define and maintain a consistent brand atmosphere among disparate groups of franchisees and staff.
How This Ex-Police Officer Found a Business in Cleaning Up Crime Scenes, Hoarders' Homes
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How This Ex-Police Officer Found a Business in Cleaning Up Crime Scenes, Hoarders' Homes

Laura Spaulding's act of kindness in 2005 led her to a revelation about crime-scene cleanup.
The Top 20 Fast-Food Franchises of 2016
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The Top 20 Fast-Food Franchises of 2016

Where does your favorite chain rank?
Carly Okyle
What's Hot in Franchising? The Big Takeaways From Our Franchise 500 Ranking.
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What's Hot in Franchising? The Big Takeaways From Our Franchise 500 Ranking.

From hotels to fast food, a look at which sectors are powering the franchise world.
Entrepreneur Staff
The Top 10 Franchises of 2016
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The Top 10 Franchises of 2016

These companies came out on top in our annual Franchise 500 ranking.
Entrepreneur Staff
Entrepreneur's Franchise 500: How We Decide Who Makes the Cut
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Entrepreneur's Franchise 500: How We Decide Who Makes the Cut

The companies that made our annual list were judged by their financial strength and stability, growth rate and size.
Entrepreneur Staff
How Secondhand Clothing Gave This Woman a Second Chance
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How Secondhand Clothing Gave This Woman a Second Chance

Rita Cortese risked everything for her Plato's Closet franchise.
Gwen Moran
How This Family Rebuilt Their Business After Devastating Losses
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How This Family Rebuilt Their Business After Devastating Losses

A personal tragedy and an economic downturn hit David Ogburn hard, but he staged a comeback.
Gwen Moran
How This Entrepreneur Coped With Tragedy While Running a Business
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How This Entrepreneur Coped With Tragedy While Running a Business

Barry Foot turned his passion for cruises into his profession. Then he used his profession to honor his late wife.
Gwen Moran