Investing in a Franchise in an Uncertain Economy

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Is there ever a good time to say YES! to your dreams to own a franchise business? It would be terrific if when you said YES! there were no world wars, the economy was thriving, no talk of another global virus, and the outlook for America was strong and prosperous.

Does Anyone Want to Work Anymore?

Is Owning a Business Harder Than Working for Someone Else?

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Is owning a business harder than working for someone else? Honestly, I don’t know the answer to that because I haven’t worked for anyone but myself in 25 years, and I am only 49 years old. But, I have employed myself successfully for over two decades, and this is what I know.

The Real Magic Happens… In The Grind

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The beginning is exciting, the ending can be too (or sad…depending), but it is the middle that counts. When you first say YES! to the dream of business ownership, you will be so empowered and excited and feel ready to take on the world, but fast forward 9, 18, 24 months.

When Things Go Wrong

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Elvis Presley once said, “When things go wrong, don’t go with them.” That may be easier said than done when your life savings is invested in a franchise, and it just is not working out, but it is great advice nonetheless!

Let’s Start By Having Fun…

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Happy New Year!!! As the title to this newsletter says, LET’S START THE YEAR BY HAVING FUN!! Fun is happy. Fun is contagious. Fun makes life worth living. Who doesn’t want more fun? Everyone does! So, let’s have more fun in 2022!

The Magic of Dreams

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Every business that is operating today began from a dream. Some people have had the dream to own a business their entire life; others dreamed the dream once they lost control of their life. But, every business owner dreamed the dream.

Planning a Successful Year

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Successful people have successful habits. Business planning is a successful habit. Owners who have businesses that are consistently growing are working from a plan.

Can You Handle The Truth?

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I noticed when I blog or write newsletters about mindset and correlate how we think to the results we get, I get a lot of unsubscribes. I used to take offense to this and think that it was something I said and perhaps next time I should tone it down or take a different approach.

Legends Are Made in the Fourth Quarter. You Can Be a Legend. Here’s How…

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The football games we remember the most are always won in the fourth quarter. When Tom Brady is losing as he goes into the final quarter of the game, the opponent better watch out! Champions are born, leaders emerge as legends and the most inspirational moments in sports history unfold when winners find a way to win against impossible odds.

How to Get Wealthy Owning a Franchise

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How do you eat an elephant? One bite a time! How do you get wealthy owning a franchise? Don’t we wish the answer was as simple as one bite a time? Before I can answer that question, let me ask you a question. How do you define wealthy?
To me, wealthy is defined as not just money, but time to spend my money.

If We Want Our Children to Follow Their Dreams, We Should Follow Our Dreams!

If We Want Our Children to Follow Their Dreams, We Should Follow Our Dreams!

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My son graduated from 8th grade on June 8th. At the commencement ceremony, the speakers used inspiring words like Dream Big! Live a Bold Life! Be Courageous! Be Persistent and Tenacious! Follow Your Bliss! Remember that God is always with you. Always strive to do your best and pursue excellence! Show kindness to others. Be a giver and never give up.