Entrepreneur Magazine: January 2005

Featured Article

26th Annual Franchise 500

Who hit #1 in our Franchise 500 this year? Read on to find out.

The Name Game

You can shield your trade name from being ripped off by a larger company--if it's distinctive enough.

All the Rage

Wondering what everyone will be crazy about in the coming year? Take a sneak peek at the hottest franchising trends for 2005.

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VoIP Lessons

Learn how to get around potential problems.

Wall-to-Wall

Wireless jacks are the "in" thing for networking.

Get in the Game

Think owning and operating is the only way to get involved in a franchise? Well, we can think of 5 strategies you can use to play the franchising game. Read on to find the one that fits you best.

No Surrender

Learning to see "no" as valuable feedback can take your sales efforts to the next level.

Get in the Game

Think owning and operating is the only way to get involved in a franchise? Well, we can think of 5 strategies you can use to play the franchising game. Read on to find the one that fits you best.

An American Icon

Some things just say "America," like baseball, apple pie and . . . franchises. Here are 5 big ways franchising has affected our nation.

Tax-Free Bill of Health

Health-care accounts with tax benefits

Opting Out?

Don't want to stick with Microsoft's default browser applications? Here's how to explore your options.

Snapshot 01/05

Rosie Herman, 42, founder of One Minute Manicure in Houston