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2019’s Top 5 Frozen Yogurt Franchises

Entrepreneurship | Franchising | News and Media

2019’s Top 5 Frozen Yogurt Franchise Brands Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt Yogurtland Red Mango TCBY Sweet Frog The frozen yogurt sector overall is expected to grow revenues modestly in ...

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October 16, 2019

How to Successfully Start an In-Home Senior Care Business in 2019

Entrepreneurship | Franchising | Small Business

Boomers are trending again, thanks to many retirees aged 65 and older choosing to stay in their homes and age in place instead of moving to retirement homes. Why does it matter? Because there are ...

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October 10, 2019

How Guidant Financial Can Help Your Franchise

Entrepreneurship | Financing | Franchising

If you dream of owning your own business, but you’re not interested in buying an existing company or starting one from scratch, franchising could be the perfect fit. With help from Guidant ...

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October 08, 2019

I Want to Start a Business…But What Kind?

Entrepreneurship | Small Business

How to Decide on a Business to Start: Understand your financing options to know how much money you have to work with. Use our free prequalification tool. Decide between starting a business ...

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October 03, 2019

Your Small Business Timeline: How to Start a Successful Business

Entrepreneurship | Small Business

If you’re considering becoming a small business owner, but aren’t sure where to start, don’t stress! There are easy steps you can take, starting right now. Even if you don’t feel ready to ...

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October 01, 2019

Small Business Study: Profitability Through a Business Lifetime

Leadership | Management | Small Business

Key Learnings: The likelihood of profitability rises every year a business remains in operation. While the age of the business plays a big role in profitability, the age of the business owner ...

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September 23, 2019

How to Start a Cleaning Business

Entrepreneurship | Management | Small Business

Quick Steps to Start a Cleaning Business: Structure your business. Will you buy a franchise or start an independent business? Will you hire employees? Will you focus on residential or commercial ...

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September 20, 2019

Franchise Financing through SBA Loans

Entrepreneurship | SBA Loans | Small Business Resources

The SBA Loan Process in Three Steps Filling out application paperwork. SBA loan applications can be lengthy. The application usually asks for detailed information about personal and financial ...

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September 17, 2019