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This Daiquiri Franchise Does One Simple Thing to Stand Apart
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This Daiquiri Franchise Does One Simple Thing to Stand Apart

Why this successful psychologist left for a future in the bar business.
This Franchise Is Going to the Dogs, and That's Absolutely Fine
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This Franchise Is Going to the Dogs, and That's Absolutely Fine

A Pennsylvania-based father and son gave up their IT jobs to team up in the canine business.
Joan Oleck
This Franchisee Started a Business That's Got Wheels on It
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This Franchisee Started a Business That's Got Wheels on It

Need a bike repair? A rental? A new bike? Andrew Alexander's mobile Velofix van will bring it to your home or business.
Joan Oleck
How This Man's High School Job Evolved Into a Food-Franchise Career
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How This Man's High School Job Evolved Into a Food-Franchise Career

In the late 90s, John Gulledge was a high school student hungry for work and experience. Today, he's a successful franchisee enjoying his just desserts.
Carly Okyle
For These Franchisees, 'Care' and 'Assistance' Have Been Personal Priorities for 40 Years
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For These Franchisees, 'Care' and 'Assistance' Have Been Personal Priorities for 40 Years

Home-care business partners Steve Sudberry and Will Reid have been best friends 40 years. Business kerfuffles? They settle them 'on the ping pong table.'
Joan Oleck
Father's Day at Golden Corral: A Franchisee Carries on His Dad's Tradition
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Father's Day at Golden Corral: A Franchisee Carries on His Dad's Tradition

Franchisee Billy Sewell not only runs restaurants, he raises money for the children of wounded, disabled and fallen military service members.
Entrepreneur Staff
Franchising Helped These Women Find Work-Life Balance for Themselves and Other Moms
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Franchising Helped These Women Find Work-Life Balance for Themselves and Other Moms

These working mothers decided to help other high-achieving parents with their customer-focused Kiddie Academy franchise.
Carly Okyle
This Franchisee Isn't Just Selling Ice Cream. He's Selling K-12 Science.
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This Franchisee Isn't Just Selling Ice Cream. He's Selling K-12 Science.

First, Rob West had to convince California authorities that 400 gallons of liquid nitrogen at a retail location was perfectly OK.
Joan Oleck
This Mom Took Her Kids's Education Into Her Own Hands and Became a Franchisee
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This Mom Took Her Kids's Education Into Her Own Hands and Became a Franchisee

Based on the experience her children had with Best in Class Education Center, Priya Venkat opened two franchises in Texas.
Carly Okyle
'Starving Artists' No More, This North Carolina Couple Opened Wine & Design's First Franchise
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'Starving Artists' No More, This North Carolina Couple Opened Wine & Design's First Franchise

Marianne and Craig Burt, seasoned fine artists who had faced financial ruin, are now thriving, having opened their second 'paint and sip' franchise in North Carolina.
Joan Oleck
A Two Time All-American Hurdler Overcomes Obstacles in Sports and Business
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A Two Time All-American Hurdler Overcomes Obstacles in Sports and Business

Like the lawns and landscapes he cares for, Justin Rush can withstand rough patches.
Carly Okyle
These Glass Doctor Franchisees Found Smashing Success in a Family Business
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These Glass Doctor Franchisees Found Smashing Success in a Family Business

Kevin and Tamera Tennant started their business in a dumpster, picking up shards of glass, to teach themselves their new trade.
Joan Oleck
How This Woman's Young Daughter Inspired Her to Change Careers
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How This Woman's Young Daughter Inspired Her to Change Careers

Jill Raedels worked with Enterprise for 13 years before opening a kids' haircutting franchise.
Carly Okyle
The Grewal Family Franchises Together and Thrives Together
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The Grewal Family Franchises Together and Thrives Together

Meet two generations of Subway franchisees, who can tell you what it's like to grow up in -- and then take on -- the family business.
Carly Okyle