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Franchise Bible Ninth Edition
Franchise Bible Ninth Edition
The Insider's 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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Technology platform for the wellness industry

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Full-service digital media national marketing agency specializing in franchise development lead generation and public relations

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Digital consumer marketing for franchise brands

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Payment technology and software solutions

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3 Reasons Why Franchise Systems Are So Valuable

Franchise systems continue to be gobbled up at higher and higher valuations because of these three value drivers.

Tom Spadea

Consumer Demand Driving Growth in the Tech Sector of Franchise

Tech-savvy entrepreneurs can jump on the bandwagon of innovation.

Jeff Cheatham

How to Build a Successful Personal Brand in 5 Simple Steps

Everyone has a personal brand. But not everyone knows how to make their brand work in their favor.

Take Customer Service To The Next Level With These Service-Based Franchises

Want to own a business that "serves" others? Here are some top choices.

Jeff Cheatham