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#4 on the Franchise 500: Why Taco Bell Has Its Sights Set On Your City

The #4 company on our Franchise 500 list knows that to grow its customer base, it must go where customers are: metropolitan communities.

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Why Exploring Absurd Ideas Is Essential to Your Success

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Improve How Your Business Communicates for as Low as $20 a Month

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Want to disrupt an aging industry? Start with changing how you define your supply chain.

How Tech Conferences Are (Finally) Injecting Gender Balance Into Their Speaker Line-ups

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How Getting Laid Off Empowered This Entrepreneur to Start Her Own Award-Winning Marketing Agency

Katie Witkin co-founded AGW Group after working in traditional marketing roles -- and identifying opportunities that were being overlooked.

This Woman Just Made NFL History

Sarah Thomas became the first woman to be an on-field official at a playoff game.

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Strange but True: Even Texas Is Getting Serious About Decriminalization and Medical Marijuana

The Lone Star state just might liberalize marijuana laws, at least as much as Oklahoma has.

CBD Is Just the Beginning of the Limitless Opportunities of Legal Hemp

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This Cannabis Brand Scored A Viral Hit -- Thanks To The TSA

An airport security tray is the last place consumers expected to see an ad for cannabis -- which is why it was so memorable.

Colorado Cannabis Business Leaders Share Lessons From America's First Adult-Use Market

Five years after Colorado legalized marijuana for adults the industry is a huge success but not every entrepreneur has succeeded.

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Jon Sebastiani, whose first business was acquired by Hershey, now leads snack company Smashmallow.

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These Childhood Friends Created a $100 Million Brand by Putting Frozen Greek Yogurt on a Stick

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How Michael Strahan Took Control of His Post-Football Career

The NFL star redefined himself after retirement from the sport, and found a whole new world of opportunity.

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#1 on the Franchise 500: How McDonald's Evolved With Its Customer

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#9 on the Franchise 500: Jersey Mike's Succeeds By Supporting Its Franchisees

The #9 company on our Franchise 500 list recommitted to franchisee training in 2018, conducting more than 1,000 classes and launching a new management platform.

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