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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.
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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.
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From Childhood Friends to Franchised Business Partners
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From Childhood Friends to Franchised Business Partners

After decades of friendship, Seth McKennon and JoBen Barkey decided to open a franchise together.
Kate Taylor
What Being a Police Officer Taught Me About Being a Franchisee
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What Being a Police Officer Taught Me About Being a Franchisee

Joyce Mariner went from homicide detective to Expedia CruiseShipCenters franchisee. Here's how.
Kate Taylor
Want to Be a Successful Franchisee? Learn How to Rebound From Failure.
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Want to Be a Successful Franchisee? Learn How to Rebound From Failure.

An athlete's ability to come back from failure has been a useful skill for Beau Reed as a Mosquito Joe franchisee.
Kate Taylor
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.
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A Franchisee Couple Who Wanted to Make 'a Strong Impact' on People's Daily Lives
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A Franchisee Couple Who Wanted to Make 'a Strong Impact' on People's Daily Lives

Meghan and Court Fable enjoy the staffing business despite the challenge of having "no hours." They're always open.
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The Secret to Hitting a Home Run in the Hospitality Franchise Business
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The Secret to Hitting a Home Run in the Hospitality Franchise Business

Franchisee Bill Hooks says he's learned that you coach restaurants, you don't really manage them.
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Becoming a Franchisee as a 25-Year-Old Former College Athlete
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Becoming a Franchisee as a 25-Year-Old Former College Athlete

At age 25, Edison Cook decided it was time to fulfill his dream of owning his own business.
Kate Taylor
What Coaching Little League Taught Me About Running a Franchise
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What Coaching Little League Taught Me About Running a Franchise

Mike Weyer first visited Buffalo Wings & Rings during a baseball tournament. Now, he's a franchisee himself.
Kate Taylor
A Pro Baseball Player Teams Up With His Dad to Open a Hometown Franchise
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A Pro Baseball Player Teams Up With His Dad to Open a Hometown Franchise

Years after sharing meals with his father at Beef 'O' Brady's as a kid, Drew Smyly and his dad decided to take over the hometown location of the franchise.
Kate Taylor
This Globe-Trotting CEO Returned Home to Memphis to Open His First Franchise
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This Globe-Trotting CEO Returned Home to Memphis to Open His First Franchise

Today, Drayton Mayers is taking on his tech competitors in his hometown, and thriving.
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From a Fix-it Guy to a Franchisee Now Working on His First $1 Million
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From a Fix-it Guy to a Franchisee Now Working on His First $1 Million

Home improvement franchisee Kory Arntson has been honored by Angie's List not once but three times.
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A Franchisee Who's Given Warm Welcomes for 10 Years
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A Franchisee Who's Given Warm Welcomes for 10 Years

For Our Town America's first franchisee Sondra Conk, that warm feeling of home never gets old.
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