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Why Leeza Gibbons Just Bought a Senior Care Franchise

Why Leeza Gibbons Just Bought a Senior Care Franchise

The former talk show host turned to senior care franchising after caring for her mother following her Alzheimer's diagnosis.
Franchise Players: Finding a Niche in a Crowded Market

Franchise Players: Finding a Niche in a Crowded Market

When this Homewatch CareGivers franchisee entered a crowded local market, he focused on the niche instead of the common.
Franchise Players: Changing Careers to Provide Compassionate Caregiving

Franchise Players: Changing Careers to Provide Compassionate Caregiving

After her father's death, Jane Daume was inspired to become a franchisee for an in-home care business for seniors.
How to Manage Your Business and Care For an Aging Relative at the Same Time

How to Manage Your Business and Care For an Aging Relative at the Same Time

It is a delicate balance to keep your business on track while juggling the responsibility of caring for an aging relative.
Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch

Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch

These 57 newbies all started franchising in the past five years.
Study: Enjoy Life, Live Longer

Study: Enjoy Life, Live Longer

Research suggests that a healthy mental outlook may protect against physical deterioration as we age.
A New Take on Aging, From Silicon Valley

A New Take on Aging, From Silicon Valley

A senior home care franchise based in Palo Alto, Calif., and run by young staffers is looking to give its elderly clientele five-star treatment.
New Care-Service Franchise Opportunities

New Care-Service Franchise Opportunities

From child care, healthcare, senior care and more, this sector of the franchise industry is thriving.
In Fashion or Franchising, Trendiness Is Fickle

In Fashion or Franchising, Trendiness Is Fickle

Here today, gone tomorrow? If the industry you're looking at fits the definition of 'trendy,' it's probably a good idea to look elsewhere.
Tech Exec's Family Inspires a Senior-Care Business

Tech Exec's Family Inspires a Senior-Care Business

Using easy-to-understand technology, Independa helps seniors stay well on their own.
10 Industry Trends for Franchises in 2012

10 Industry Trends for Franchises in 2012

From burgers to child care to staying fit, our annual list of trends in the franchise world shows where to consider putting your money to make money.
Taking Care: Franchise Success Stories from the World of Child and Senior Care

Taking Care: Franchise Success Stories from the World of Child and Senior Care

The caring business is booming. Here's a look at two franchisees in the niche.

The Top 30 Franchises in the Business of Caring

Use our list of 30 child-, health- and senior-care franchises to find the right opportunity for you.
Aging Boomers Become a Business Idea Goldmine

Aging Boomers Become a Business Idea Goldmine

The active aging population holds numerous opportunities for entrepreneurs who can fill a niche.
Insights: Starting a Business Later in Life

Insights: Starting a Business Later in Life

'Don't listen to: 'You're too old to do this,' ' says entrepreneur Sheldon Zinberg. 'Go for it.'
Insights: Succeeding in the Senior Market

Insights: Succeeding in the Senior Market

'Being intuitively confident that you're right is the go-forward,' says entrepreneur Sheldon Zinberg.
The Innovators: Nifty After Fifty's Sheldon Zinberg

The Innovators: Nifty After Fifty's Sheldon Zinberg

The founder of a fitness center for 50-somethings shares his views on pioneering a new business concept. (02:42)
A Senior-Care Franchisee Draws on His Own Experience

A Senior-Care Franchisee Draws on His Own Experience

After a brain injury left him disoriented and forgetful, a former small-business owner finds clarity in cooking.
The 10 Hottest Industries in Franchising

The 10 Hottest Industries in Franchising

Interested in franchising, but don't know where to begin? Why not start with what's hot?
Senior Care Franchises Among the Fastest-Growing Systems

Senior Care Franchises Among the Fastest-Growing Systems

With the population aging, home-care outfits move quickly up the list of fastest-growing franchises.

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