Royalty Fees: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

All franchise systems are not alike. Owning a franchise business of any kind will have some things in common, but there are variables that make each franchise business opportunity unique. One area of great diversity is in the fee structure, and it’s critical to understand what this means for your bottom line when you are […]

By |May 24th, 2018|

Take Ownership of Your Life with Home Franchise Concepts

Home Franchise Concepts’ CEO, Shirin Behzadi, was recently featured in the May issue of Franchise Times: Claim Your Life, Urges Budget Blinds’ Chief. She shares secrets of the company’s success as well as her own incredible story, a portrait of strength and courage.

Behzadi joined Budget Blinds® as CFO in 1999 and was an integral part […]

By |May 17th, 2018|

Home Franchise Concepts Prepares for Future Growth with New Chief Development Officer, Jonathan Thiessen

 

Jonathan Thiessen has become Chief Development Officer at Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) to apply his expertise and experience to growing the company’s portfolio of brands. With HFC for 15 years and in the franchising world for 27 years, he’s well positioned for mastering the intricacies of acquiring and growing new brands within HFC’s family of […]

By |May 4th, 2018|

Home Franchise Concepts Answers Top Questions About Owning a Franchise Business

If you’ve ever wondered about the viability of franchising as a career choice, you probably have many of the same questions everyone asks. There are lots of misconceptions and myths about franchising floating around that can keep owning a franchise business in the realm of the mysterious.

 

There’s no reason to stay in the dark about […]

By |May 3rd, 2018|

Franchise Support Teams Have Your Back With Home Franchise Concepts

One of the outstanding advantages to owning a franchise business is that you have literally teams of people dedicated to your business success! You own your own business and you’re the boss, but you’re not alone in building your business. Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) takes seriously the responsibility to every franchise owner in the network […]

By |April 26th, 2018|

Do You Have the Background to Be a successful Franchise Business Owner?

Have you ever wondered if you have what it takes to run your own business? Maybe after a bad day at work or fighting traffic on the freeway heading home, you’ve fantasized about being your own boss. Maybe even working from home. You see franchise businesses all along the freeway and someone is running them. […]

By |March 29th, 2018|

Don’t Roll the Dice When Buying a Franchise Business

Sometimes in life it’s okay to take a risk, like a weekend in Vegas, trying a new ice cream flavor, or buying spandex workout gear. But when it’s really important and could have long-lasting results–such as buying a franchise business–you need to mitigate as much risk as you can. That’s a decision when rolling the […]

By |March 15th, 2018|

Take Control of Your Life By Owning a Franchise Business

Do you sometimes feel that you have no real control of your life? That the mantra of childhood — “Just wait until I grow up and I’ll do whatever I want!” — is so not true? Maybe there are things you’d like different about your life:

Less than a 50-hour workweek
More income and savings
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By |March 8th, 2018|

Mixing Business With Pleasure Works When You Own a Tailored Living Franchise

Todd and Leslie Kerekes, franchise owners of Tailored Living Serving Princeton, NJ, have a unique story about entering the world of franchising. Although everyone’s journey to franchise business ownership has some elements in common—desire to be your own boss, better work/life balance, no limits on income—their story has a romantic twist. Would you believe a […]

By |February 22nd, 2018|

Four Reasons to Love Owning a Franchise Business

February is the month of love. Valentine’s Day, especially, is dedicated to showing love and affection to those we hold dear, including significant others, spouses, children and even our adoring pets. Last year it’s estimated that $18.2 billion was spent on long stemmed roses, plants and mixed bouquets, candy, cards, dining out, jewelry, clothing and […]

By |February 1st, 2018|