Senior Care

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Study: Women Pay Thousands More Than Men for Products
Gender Differences

Study: Women Pay Thousands More Than Men for Products

New York City's Department of Consumer Affairs looked at almost 800 products from more than 90 brands.
This $100 Lifelike Robotic Companion Cat Is a Toy Made for Seniors
Toys; Games

This $100 Lifelike Robotic Companion Cat Is a Toy Made for Seniors

It's the first in Hasbro's line of 'companion' pets for the elderly.
Laura Entis
Why This Man Went From VP to Franchisee
Franchise Players

Why This Man Went From VP to Franchisee

Pat Abernathey believed the Caring Senior Service model so much, he went from the vice president of franchise development to running a franchise himself.
Carly Okyle
This Franchisee Honors Her Grandmother by Helping Seniors Stay Independent
Franchise Players

This Franchisee Honors Her Grandmother by Helping Seniors Stay Independent

By owning her own in-home care business, Brenda Gross is following in the footsteps of her father and grandfather, who were both entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneur Staff
An Immigrant-Franchisee Who Truly Built His Home Healthcare Business From Nothing
Franchise Players

An Immigrant-Franchisee Who Truly Built His Home Healthcare Business From Nothing

Native Jordanian Omar Bataineh knows, more than most home-grown Americans, about the value of hard work.
Entrepreneur Staff
A Franchisee Committed to Helping Seniors Stay in Their Homes
Franchise Players

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.
Entrepreneur Staff
The Brilliant Software That's Turning Grandma's TV Into a Caregiving Tool
100 Brilliant Companies

The Brilliant Software That's Turning Grandma's TV Into a Caregiving Tool

A TV-based caregiving platform keeps the elderly in touch
The Hottest Franchise Categories of the Year
Franchises

The Hottest Franchise Categories of the Year

From child care to spa services, a look at the opportunities in the franchising world.
Tracy Stapp Herold
The 10 Types of Franchises to Watch in 2015
Predictions 2015

The 10 Types of Franchises to Watch in 2015

These are the franchises you'll be talking about next year, from children's enrichment companies to pizza companies and more.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Why Leeza Gibbons Just Bought a Senior Care Franchise
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.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: Finding a Niche in a Crowded Market
Franchise Players

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.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: Changing Careers to Provide Compassionate Caregiving
Franchise Players

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.
Kate Taylor
How to Manage Your Business and Care For an Aging Relative at the Same Time
Benefits

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.
Lisa Evans
Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch
New franchises

Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch

These 57 newbies all started franchising in the past five years.
Tracy Stapp Herold