Franchise Articles

Dec 17, 2018

4 Questions Franchisees Forget to Ask

Buying your own Canadian franchise is a big investment and you shouldn't leave any stone unturned, but applicants often do. Before you make your final decision, ask the franchisors you're...
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Dec 13, 2018

Is Your Franchise Disaster-Ready?

As last summer's tornadoes in Gatineau and Ottawa have demonstrated, a disaster can strike at any time. Any natural event, from blizzards to ice storms, can level your franchise business in...
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Dec 7, 2018

Negotiate Your Commercial Lease

Which franchise concept is best for you? Will you be a sole franchisee or will you have a business partner? Where will you locate? What will your desired franchisor provide to you as a...
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Dec 3, 2018

Ease Your Business Fears with a Franchise

When you are dreaming about owning your own business, one obstacle in your way can be your own natural fear. Starting a new business can be a scary prospect as you are usually risking your own money...
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Nov 27, 2018

3 Stages of a Franchise Business

Owning a business is a journey, and it comes in stages. You have to think about it, research, and accept that life will change from the minute you make that final decision to move forward. If...
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Nov 23, 2018

6 Franchise Business Plan Must-Haves

Your business plan for your Canadian franchisor is your blueprint for success, and it is also something lenders will consider when evaluating your loan application. If you haven't made a business...
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Nov 6, 2018

Examining the Canadian Employment Franchise

One overlooked area of Canadian franchises is the employment or executive search agency. Not only do these firms help people find jobs and employers find workers, but many of them fit the mix of...
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Nov 1, 2018

Make Your Franchise's Opening Truly Grand

Your franchise location's grand opening is a pretty big deal. Because there are a lot of brands across Canada, you'll want to stir up interest and excitement in your new business to draw the...
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