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Funding is the most pressing issues for franchisees and franchisors at the moment. The facts back up what we hear everyday: there are thousands of willing franchise owners across America who only need funding to begin their franchise dream. Finding bodies to loan them that money remains a serious challenge though.Enter Google. The most popular website in the world has been flexing its power all ov...
There are lots of people starting to get to "that age."
I’m referring to the age of 65, or so. At “that age, you’re a senior. And, you’ll be surrounded; by other seniors.
Frank Hobbs from the US Census Bureau says that the elderly population increased eleven fold between 1900 and 1994; the non-elderly increased only threefold.
According to the US Census Bureau: “In...
McDonald’s held its National Hiring Day two days ago and report are beginning to trickle in about the successful endeavor.According to the Associated Press, thousands of people turned out to seek employment with the Golden Arches. This report on the event compiled by USA Today features a interesting video report on the occasion.Experts say that all in all, the event was purely a job-hiring extrava...
So you have talked to your lawyer and bank manager and you’re ready to buy a franchise. Congratulations! But how will you choose which franchise to invest in? Of course, there are countless things to consider. Franchise Direct’s Information Center is one of the top destinations online for info on how to go from an ambitious entrepreneur to a fully-fledged franchisee. There are a few articles onlin...
Today, April 19th, is a fascinating day. It’s McDonald’s Hiring Day across America.
The Golden Arches intends to hire 50,000 people all over the country over the next 24 hours. In all, by the end of today, their national workforce will have increased by 7.7% at 700,000 by midnight. Think of what a difference this one initiative will make to national unemployment register!
We’re delighted to announce the publication of Franchise Direct’s third-annual Top 100 Global Franchises. Yet again, these rankings provide the definitive assessment of international franchising. I’d like to just explain some of the talking points in this Top 100 Global Franchises report. As regular readers of this blog would expect, there is no sign after extensive analysis that American franchis...