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It Is Not My Goal to be the Biggest, Simply the Best
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It Is Not My Goal to be the Biggest, Simply the Best

Here's what Becky Edgren has learned as a woman in the male-dominated field of emergency restoration.
Kate Taylor
I Had More Entrepreneurial Passion Than Experience. So, I Became a Franchisee.
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I Had More Entrepreneurial Passion Than Experience. So, I Became a Franchisee.

Shashi Patel knew he wanted to open his own business. He also knew it would be easier to do so if he was backed by a franchise.
Kate Taylor
How This Mother-Daughter Duo Decided to Open a Home Building Franchise
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How This Mother-Daughter Duo Decided to Open a Home Building Franchise

Sherri Meyer and Nicole Newkirk spill on opening an Epcon Home Building Franchisee.
Kate Taylor
Why These Two Boxing Club Franchisees Picked Franchising as a Path to Entrepreneurial Success
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Why These Two Boxing Club Franchisees Picked Franchising as a Path to Entrepreneurial Success

Business partners John Jarvis and Mike Confalone spill on the challenges and triumphs of running a TITLE Boxing Club.
Kate Taylor
How Getting Fit Inspired Me to Become a Franchisee
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How Getting Fit Inspired Me to Become a Franchisee

As a Get In Shape For Women franchisee, Leigh Hometh gets to help other women get healthy.
Kate Taylor
Why I Opened an Xtend Barre Studio After 15 Years in the Finance Industry
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Why I Opened an Xtend Barre Studio After 15 Years in the Finance Industry

Kristine Storie loved Xtend Barre so much, she decided to open a location of her own in Brooklyn.
Kate Taylor
Building a Multi-Unit Sandwich Franchise Fresh Out of College
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Building a Multi-Unit Sandwich Franchise Fresh Out of College

Over the last decade, Jeff Cohen has built business into 12 Togo's restaurants.
Kate Taylor
Why These Three Brothers Moved to San Antonio to Open a Pair of Franchises
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Why These Three Brothers Moved to San Antonio to Open a Pair of Franchises

Originally from Des Moines, Iowa, the Newmans were more than willing to relocate to open a Two Men and a Truck location.
Kate Taylor
Leaving the Competition to Become a Franchisee
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Leaving the Competition to Become a Franchisee

Peter Foradas knew that BlueGrace logistics would be a perfect fit because he was already working in the logistics industry – for a different company.
Kate Taylor
Why a Haircut Made This Entrepreneur Decide to Become a Franchisee
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Why a Haircut Made This Entrepreneur Decide to Become a Franchisee

Nate Lehmann spills on how he solved the challenges of being a Sport clips Haircuts franchisee.
Kate Taylor
Why I Opened My First Franchise at Age 70
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Why I Opened My First Franchise at Age 70

Looking for a business to supplement his retirement income, Dwight Teske opened a 18|8 Fine Men's Salon.
Kate Taylor
This Franchisee All-Star Continued Working as She Battled Cancer
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This Franchisee All-Star Continued Working as She Battled Cancer

Linda Saavedra continued her work as a Showhomes franchisee while being treated for breast cancer, ultimately winning Franchisee of the Year.
Kate Taylor
Running a 'Toddler' and 'Infant' Massage Franchise
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Running a 'Toddler' and 'Infant' Massage Franchise

For Debbie and Mike Gulledge, becoming franchisees is like raising two troublesome, but rewarding, kids.
Kate Taylor
What Happens When a Business Partnership Turns Romantic
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What Happens When a Business Partnership Turns Romantic

Here's what Jane Watts and June Riner have learned about going into business with the love of your life.
Kate Taylor