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Meet the Fearless Female Franchisors Who are Living Their Dreams
Franchisors

Meet the Fearless Female Franchisors Who are Living Their Dreams

Two franchisors who took big risks to bring their passions to life.
Gwen Moran
How This Former Engineer Found His Appetite for Business as a Restaurant Franchisee
Franchisees

How This Former Engineer Found His Appetite for Business as a Restaurant Franchisee

By taking a spot behind the counter, Danny Banwait is finding a way to get ahead.
How Franchising Helped Me Find Work-Life Balance
Franchise Players

How Franchising Helped Me Find Work-Life Balance

This father of three left a job in retail, leaving behind unpredictable schedules in the process.
Carly Okyle
How One Franchisee's Product Idea Ended Up in All Locations
New Ideas

How One Franchisee's Product Idea Ended Up in All Locations

Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchisee Brad Shellen proves that, in franchising, creativity counts.
Tracy Stapp Herold
From Wall Street to Main Street: This Franchisee Is Generating Profits in a Whole New Way
Franchise Players

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.
Entrepreneur Staff
How Franchising Took This Business Into New Waters
Franchises

How Franchising Took This Business Into New Waters

After 30 years, a savvy business owner switched tactics, and things are going along swimmingly.
How to Succeed in Franchising Your Business
Franchises

How to Succeed in Franchising Your Business

The most successful franchises have a few strengths and strategies in common. Here's how they play to win.
A Pretzel Franchise That Won't Leave Anyone Bent Out of Shape
Franchise Players

A Pretzel Franchise That Won't Leave Anyone Bent Out of Shape

This New York City firefighting franchise finds that with Philly Pretzel Factory there are mercifully few fires to put out.
Joan Oleck
A Franchise That Says It With Flowers, and Fruit and Chocolates
Franchise Players

A Franchise That Says It With Flowers, and Fruit and Chocolates

As an Edible Arrangements franchisee, Scott Greenberg finds inspiration for his other business: motivational speaking.
Joan Oleck
A Step Into the Unknown Pays Off for Franchising Couple
Franchise Players

A Step Into the Unknown Pays Off for Franchising Couple

For Heidi and Paul Ferguson, Pillar To Post was the start of a whole new kind of life.
How a Husband and Wife Team Became This Franchise's Fastest Growing Unit
Franchises

How a Husband and Wife Team Became This Franchise's Fastest Growing Unit

Found out how this franchising couple weathered the tough times and found success.
Tracy Stapp Herold
7 Tips for Getting the Information You Need Before Becoming a Franchisee
Buying a Franchise

7 Tips for Getting the Information You Need Before Becoming a Franchisee

Speaking with at least five current owners is your best first step.
Anna Wilds
An Artful Expansion: How Lisa Riley Found Success as a Pinot's PaletteFranchisee
Franchise Success Stories

An Artful Expansion: How Lisa Riley Found Success as a Pinot's PaletteFranchisee

With three studios open and thriving, this paint-and-sip franchise's future looks picture perfect.
Tracy Stapp Herold