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How to Read a Cash Flow Statement

Cash flow is the lifeblood of a business. As a franchise business owner, you'll need to not only understand how to read a cashflow statement but also be able to understand what it means for your business.

05-14-2021 by Sam Walker

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Balance Life and Business: Living Harmoniously

Learning to balance life and business in a harmonious way is achievable. So, how can business owners find balance at work? Use the following tips to help bring balance and harmony back into your life.

05-12-2021 by Sarah Petersen

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Running a Profitable Dog Grooming Business

It’s estimated that more than 136 million households in the United States have at least one pet, and more than 63 million of those homes have at least one dog. That ownership number has been growing since 1988, and the amount spent on pets in the country has been going up as a result.

05-06-2021 by Sarah Petersen

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How to Create a Franchise Business Plan

Sometimes franchisors require that entrepreneurs complete a business plan before they'll approve a new franchise. Writing a business plan forces you to think through the challenges you'll face when you get your new franchise off the ground.

04-28-2021 by Sarah Petersen

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Why You Need a Franchise Exit Strategy Before Investing

While new franchisees get wrapped up in the opening of their new business, there's something that many forget to take into account: the eventual exit from the franchise. Whether it's due to burnout, changing interests, following a new opportunity, or other outside factors, you've got to have an exit strategy in place before you get started.

04-26-2021 by Sarah Petersen