Writer and Author, Specializing in Business and Finance
GWEN MORAN is a freelance writer and co-author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Business Plans (Alpha, 2010).
There are a number of ways to keep the money coming in, even after your high season has passed. Think creatively, learn more about the needs of your customers, and test new ideas, even if they may seem a bit zany.
Two franchisors who took big risks to bring their passions to life.
Let the stories of these three franchise owners inspire you.
A personal tragedy and an economic downturn hit David Ogburn hard, but he staged a comeback.
Rita Cortese risked everything for her Plato's Closet franchise.