Franchise Opportunities http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/franchise-opportunities The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Franchise Opportunities en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT 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 Jason Daley 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. Potential Franchisees: The Right Way to Ask 'How Much Money Can I Make?' There's a right and wrong way to ask how much money your potential franchise could earn when researching becoming a franchisee. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 17:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234806 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234806 Joel Libava There's a right and wrong way to ask how much money your potential franchise could earn when researching becoming a franchisee. Millennials Casting for Careers Should Consider Franchises Franchises are a quick route to an established business. Energetic millennials are good candidates for business ownership but only if the fit is right Tue, 20 May 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234064 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234064 Paul Segreto Franchises are a quick route to an established business. Energetic millennials are good candidates for business ownership but only if the fit is right Avoid These 3 Simple Mistakes When Buying a Franchise Owning a franchise can provide you the lifestyle, income and work balance you desire, but you need to be careful, as some opportunities are better than others. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231557 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231557 Dan Duffy Owning a franchise can provide you the lifestyle, income and work balance you desire, but you need to be careful, as some opportunities are better than others. 5 Tips for Finding the Perfect Franchise With dissatisfying careers and back-to-back layoffs, many people are choosing to take control of their personal and professional future by exploring franchise opportunities. Consider these five tips when looking at franchises. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231514 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231514 Paul Segreto With dissatisfying careers and back-to-back layoffs, many people are choosing to take control of their personal and professional future by exploring franchise opportunities. Consider these five tips when looking at franchises. Why 'Captain America' Types Make the Best Franchisees Not everyone has the personality to be a franchisee. Here's what you should know before you make the jump. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231108 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231108 Joe Prusha Not everyone has the personality to be a franchisee. Here's what you should know before you make the jump. 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 Jason Daley With a number of high-profile IPOs, franchises are having a moment in the Wall Street spotlight. 75 Franchises Helping Pay Back Veterans Around 64,000 veterans started careers in franchising in recent years. That's due in no small part to franchisors ramping up their efforts to recruit veterans, who many consider ideal franchisees thanks to their training and experience working within a disciplined system. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229366 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229366 Tracy Stapp Herold Around 64,000 veterans started careers in franchising in recent years. That's due in no small part to franchisors ramping up their efforts to recruit veterans, who many consider ideal franchisees thanks to their training and experience working within a disciplined system. A French Fry Franchise Finds Success With Belgian-Style Frites French Fry Heaven feeds an insatiable demand for fries and franchises. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228704 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228704 Jason Daley French Fry Heaven feeds an insatiable demand for fries and franchises. Papa Murphy's, Wingstop Expanding Franchises to the United Arab Emirates Two U.S. restaurant franchises, Papa Murphy's and Wingstop, announced plans this week to expand in the Middle East, starting with the UAE. Thu, 12 Sep 2013 19:46:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228380 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228380 Kate Taylor Two U.S. restaurant franchises, Papa Murphy's and Wingstop, announced plans this week to expand in the Middle East, starting with the UAE. From Brain Injury to Inspiring Entrepreneur Greg Marischen opened his Brain Balance Achievement Center franchise after physical and occupational therapy changed his life. Fri, 12 Jul 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226765 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226765 Jason Daley Greg Marischen opened his Brain Balance Achievement Center franchise after physical and occupational therapy changed his life. 10 Growing Franchise Industries From old standards like hamburgers and fitness to up-and-coming categories like children's entertainment, these 10 industries are attracting new entrepreneurs and consumers. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 10:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226882 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226882 Tracy Stapp Herold From old standards like hamburgers and fitness to up-and-coming categories like children's entertainment, these 10 industries are attracting new entrepreneurs and consumers. 227 Franchise Opportunities For Less Than $50,000 Franchise opportunities in almost every industry imaginable, from automotive services to food to senior care -- and all of them can be started for less $50,000. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 08:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225942 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225942 Tracy Stapp Herold Franchise opportunities in almost every industry imaginable, from automotive services to food to senior care -- and all of them can be started for less $50,000. Top 100 Homebased Franchises Want a business you can feel comfortable with, minus the cost of a storefront or office? These franchises may be just what you're looking for. Mon, 01 Apr 2013 16:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226137 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226137 Tracy Stapp Herold Want a business you can feel comfortable with, minus the cost of a storefront or office? These franchises may be just what you're looking for. Franchise Forecast Continues Strong for 2013 The number of franchise establishments in the U.S. is expected to grow by 1.3 percent this year. Wed, 27 Mar 2013 12:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226224 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226224 Catherine Clifford The number of franchise establishments in the U.S. is expected to grow by 1.3 percent this year. Top 10 New Franchises A variety of fresh concepts are livening up franchising. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 14:14:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225830 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225830 Tracy Stapp Herold A variety of fresh concepts are livening up franchising. A Mobile Waterless Car-Washing Franchise Takes Off A waterless car wash offers an eco-friendly and affordable option for starting a franchise. Fri, 21 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224768 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224768 Jason Daley A waterless car wash offers an eco-friendly and affordable option for starting a franchise. 704 Business Opportunities Startup information of 704 franchises and non-franchise business opportunities. Fri, 02 Nov 2012 06:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224574 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224574 Tracy Stapp Herold Startup information of 704 franchises and non-franchise business opportunities. A Former Patient Opens a Home Healthcare Franchise After recovering from a car accident, Rick Collett decided to pursue healthcare and ended up opening a BrightStar Care home healthcare franchise. Fri, 19 Oct 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224316 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224316 Jason Daley After recovering from a car accident, Rick Collett decided to pursue healthcare and ended up opening a BrightStar Care home healthcare franchise. Can Your Business Be Franchised? There are several questions you should ask yourself before deciding if you should franchise your business. Wed, 05 Sep 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224323 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224323 Erwin J. Keup and Peter Keup There are several questions you should ask yourself before deciding if you should franchise your business.