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Desmond Lim

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What Franchises Need From an Accountant

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Hayden Field

· 3 min read

What Franchises Should Know Before Hiring a PR Firm

Franchisors and franchisees alike can benefit from a talented PR firm that can get the attention of new customers. Here's how to find a match.

Hayden Field

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Franchise Bible
Franchise Bible
The insider's easy-to-read guide to buying a franchise or franchising your business.
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The Franchisee Handbook
Franchisee Handbook gives you the resources you need to decide if franchising is right for you.
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Franchise Your Business
Franchise Your Business
The ultimate how-to guide to employing the greatest growth strategy for your business --franchising.
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Franchise development for emerging brands
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International law firm with a full-service franchise practice
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IFPG

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Membership-based franchise broker organization
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Curious Jane

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Full-service advertising agency offering franchise-development and consumer marketing

What's New In Franchise?

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Entrepreneur Franchise of the Day: X-Golf

X-Golf describes itself as 'an exciting new Indoor Golf Center and bar concept that offers a unique user experience for both the die-hard golfer and everyday amateur.'

The Top 5 Franchises of 2021 From the Entrepreneur Franchise 500

These five franchises managed to survive the challenges of the pandemic with ingenuity and powerful brand trust.

Matthew McCreary

· 6 min read

Taco Bell CEO Mark King on Tapping Into the Human Element of Operations

A conversation with the man who oversees the Franchise 500-topping fast-food chain.

Scott Greenberg

· 4 min read

Free Webinar | March 22: How To Grow Your Business Through Franchising

So you're ready to expand your business, but where and how do you get started? Franchising is one of the fastest ways to grow, but it's not for everyone.

Entrepreneur Insider

· 3 min read

Desmond Lim

· 7 min read

Perfection Not Required

While businesses must constantly evolve, the pursuit of perfection is the enemy of progress.

Mark Siebert

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