Carly Okyle

Carly Okyle

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Franchise Players

This Man Is Paving His Road to Success as a SealMaster Franchisee

The pavement products and equipment franchise is running smoothly for Darrel Stein.
Franchises

The Top 20 Fast-Food Franchises of 2016

Where does your favorite chain rank?
Social Media

7 Social Media Fails So Disastrous, They Shocked the Experts

Here's why it's best to think before posting.
Productivity

George R. R. Martin Misses Latest Book Deadline, Internet Forgives

The 'Game of Thrones' television show has now outpaced its source materials.
Franchise Players

Other People's Trash Is How This Franchisee Makes His Treasure

Ed Stripay is going green -- and seeing green -- with his Junk King franchise.
Mobile Advertising

What's Next in Mobile Advertising? 6 Trends for the New Year.

Key industry executives weigh in on what trends will shape the mobile marketing landscape in 2016.
Franchise Players

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.
Franchise Players

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.
Advice

9 Top Venture Capitalists Share Their Best Advice for Entrepreneurs

When it comes to fundraising, it's a good idea to listen to the men and women doling out the dollars.
Franchise Players

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.
Project Grow

How This Entrepreneur's Near-Death Experience Inspired a Million-Dollar Business

When, at age 39, Jon Loew was given two months to live he recorded videos for his kids to watch at a future date. After he made a miraculous recovery, he took that idea and turned it into a video sharing service.
Fast Food

Are Flavored Buns The Next Fast Food Frontier?

Burger buns with a taste all their own seem to be a trend, but can it last?
Facebook

Facebook Just Added New Features for Businesses

The social network isn't just for reposting animal pictures and inspirational quote memes anymore.
Infographics

To Avoid Hiring a Toxic Employee, Look for These 6 Qualities (Infographic)

A toxic hire can cost a company time and money, so finding workers with these characteristics is vital.
Franchise Players

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.