A friend sent me an epic article by a writer who wrote for pages on why he blogs..e.g. Why I Blog. My eyes glazed over on the second web page of “Much Ado About Nothing.” Don’t get me wrong. I am speed reader (2000+ wpm) but I do need some challenging discussion, significant point… Continue reading
The down side of franchising is the unpleasant way franchise relationships can end. When buying a franchise, typically neither the franchisor’s representative nor the prospective franchisee look at how the relationship might terminate—voluntarily or not. It is all about the positives… Continue reading
Whether buying or selling, there are two schools of thought: 1. Being a franchise is good; or 2. Being a franchise is bad.
Why good? It has become a more understood method of expansion. It is true, you can grow a business using other people’s money. You can buy a “proven” concept with support and know how—if you do your homework… Continue reading
Time for an iPad post acquisition update. iPad is the best thing since sliced, I mean organic, bread!
Not only did my iPad steer me to a mediation located in a maze like part of town after I missed my exit, but it kept me both informed (email,google and safari for quick research) and entertained (USA Today, AP, NPR, and even… Continue reading