Jason Daley

Jason Daley lives and writes in Madison, Wisconsin. His work regularly appears in Popular Science, Outside and other magazines.

Why These 5 Franchises Stand Out From the Crowd
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Why These 5 Franchises Stand Out From the Crowd

In a market full of copycats, these franchises each have something different that sets them apart.
How This Franchisee Is Giving Hope -- and Jobs -- to the Disabled Community
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How This Franchisee Is Giving Hope -- and Jobs -- to the Disabled Community

Disabled people make great employees. That's why this Tim Hortons owner keeps hiring them.
This Tutor Used a Blend of Teaching Styles to Reach Kids Worldwide
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This Tutor Used a Blend of Teaching Styles to Reach Kids Worldwide

Even brilliant kids need the right lessons -- and teaching methods. That's what fuels this tutoring franchise.
Meet the Man Who's Bringing Automated Fast Food to the Masses
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Meet the Man Who's Bringing Automated Fast Food to the Masses

A onetime internet phenomenon is finally ready to franchise.
At 19, This Maaco Franchisee Began His Steady Rise to the Top
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At 19, This Maaco Franchisee Began His Steady Rise to the Top

A damaged Camaro led Brian Greenley, then a high school senior, to a career as a franchisee.
When and Why Franchises Seek Investors
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When and Why Franchises Seek Investors

Franchises take steps to attract deep-pocketed investors from the start.
Meet the Guys Who Want to Fund Your Franchise
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Meet the Guys Who Want to Fund Your Franchise

The Franchise Funding Group wants to do things differently.
Franchise the Unexpected: 4 Franchisors Thinking Ahead
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Franchise the Unexpected: 4 Franchisors Thinking Ahead

In an industry of copycats, fresh ideas can stand out.
How an Unlikely Clothing Brand Is Sewing Up an Untapped Market
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How an Unlikely Clothing Brand Is Sewing Up an Untapped Market

This fashion label is loved by country folks and city slickers.
How a Young Immigrant Rapidly Rose in the Pizza Business
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How a Young Immigrant Rapidly Rose in the Pizza Business

He didn't know what pizza was when he was growing up in Bangladesh, but after delivering pizzas in high school, Ag Mahmud now owns four Papa John's restaurants.
How These 2 In-N-Out Burger Employees Climbed the Ladder to Become Franchisees
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How These 2 In-N-Out Burger Employees Climbed the Ladder to Become Franchisees

Where to find your next great franchisees? They might just be working at your local grease joint.
Why One Man Came Out of Retirement to Start a Custom T-Shirt Franchise
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Why One Man Came Out of Retirement to Start a Custom T-Shirt Franchise

The most inventive franchises can have unexpected starts.
The Work Behind Fast-Growing Franchises
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The Work Behind Fast-Growing Franchises

Quick overexpansion is easy. But preparing for strong, lasting growth? That's harder.
The Minimum Wage Battle Is Here to Stay
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The Minimum Wage Battle Is Here to Stay

The fight will continue to drag on, state by state and city by city, over the next few years.
How an Injured Rodeo Champ Started a Business That Caught the Eye of Daymond John
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How an Injured Rodeo Champ Started a Business That Caught the Eye of Daymond John

Ryan Ehmann knows what it means to fall down and get back up again.
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