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This Franchisee's Business Has Taken Flight, But Not in an Ordinary Way
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This Franchisee's Business Has Taken Flight, But Not in an Ordinary Way

Bob Minkert was enthralled that a hot-air balloon could be used to promote his Mr. Electric franchise. So he went out and bought one.
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Virginia Pharmacist Turns to Dry Cleaning as First-Time Franchisee
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Virginia Pharmacist Turns to Dry Cleaning as First-Time Franchisee

Krishna Gondi was always a fan of ZIPS Dry Cleaners. Now he owns one.
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How This Veteran Franchisee Connects Hotels, Waxing and Gyms
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How This Veteran Franchisee Connects Hotels, Waxing and Gyms

Whether it's waxing or hotels, Sheetal Dalwadi's processes and philosophies translate to happy customers and high profits.
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When Visions of Sugarplums Dance, This Dental Fix Rx Franchisee Is on His Way
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When Visions of Sugarplums Dance, This Dental Fix Rx Franchisee Is on His Way

Philip May left a corporate career to own his own business, whose mobile vans fix dental equipment on-site and make all of us healthier.
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Retired Executive Finds Second Career Giving Back to His Community With Kona Ice
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Retired Executive Finds Second Career Giving Back to His Community With Kona Ice

This South Carolina man owns his own shaved ice truck and loves to help out local schools with part of his proceeds.
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For This Franchisee, Every Day Is Christmas
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For This Franchisee, Every Day Is Christmas

Jason Paulk opened a Christmas Decor franchise so that he could run a business while keeping his jobs as a firefighter and paramedic.
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This Franchisee's Goal of Owning His Own Plumbing Business Was No Pipe Dream
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This Franchisee's Goal of Owning His Own Plumbing Business Was No Pipe Dream

Trent Dawson's family had been in the plumbing and draining business for three generations before Dawson bought his Mr. Rooter Plumbing seven-and-a-half years ago.
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Married Business Partners Find Themselves Not in Kansas Anymore With Window Genie
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Married Business Partners Find Themselves Not in Kansas Anymore With Window Genie

Brent and Melissa Windsor relocated to the Arizona desert to provide their new community with window-washing services through the franchise.
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Why This Franchisee Added Beer to Her Coffee-Based Career
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Why This Franchisee Added Beer to Her Coffee-Based Career

After running a Tim Hortons franchise for two decades, Wendy Clark-Wolfe also recently opened a World of Beer franchise. She explains why.
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Despite a Major Move, From Mortgages to Steaks, This Franchisee Never Bit Off More Than He Could Chew
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Despite a Major Move, From Mortgages to Steaks, This Franchisee Never Bit Off More Than He Could Chew

Sonny Nguyen has found prime success in his two Flame Broiler restaurants.
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'Undercover Boss' Inspires a North Carolina Family to Open a PostNet
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'Undercover Boss' Inspires a North Carolina Family to Open a PostNet

The Nelsons now proudly offer their community personalized, business-enhancing print, marketing and shipping solutions.
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The Science Behind These Franchisees' Success with STEM Education
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The Science Behind These Franchisees' Success with STEM Education

When Mistie and Scott Wisniewski entered the Nutty Scientists franchise, they discovered they had the team chemistry and the drive to make it work.
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These 2 Franchisee Navy Vets Found Smooth Sailing With a FastSigns Enterprise
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These 2 Franchisee Navy Vets Found Smooth Sailing With a FastSigns Enterprise

Woody Poole and Milton Guerrero were like brothers, as chief petty officers in the U.S. Navy. Now, they're brothers in business.
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Graphics From SpeedPro Imaging Have Helped Revamp Cleveland
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Graphics From SpeedPro Imaging Have Helped Revamp Cleveland

Franchisees Jeff and Lori Kolenich are proud to be a part of the revitalization of their native Ohio city.
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