The Benefits of Franchising and The Affordable Health Care Act


If I franchise my business do I need to be worried about the Affordable Health Care Act?  This is a GREAT question! As you follow current events, there is always coverage of The Affordable Care Act, its enrollment numbers and, of course, its pros and cons. Most of the … [Read more...]

Is it True that Franchise Royalty Fees Are Always 5% of Revenues?

Recently someone called and asked, "I am wanting to franchise my business, is it true that royalty fees are always 5%?". He said that it seems like most franchise concepts he has looked at require its franchisees to pay 5% of revenues each month as a royalty. So we figured … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons NOT To Franchise Your Business

Growing Roots Indoor Plant Care

We talk with hundreds of business owners about franchising their business. More often than not, we turn these ambitious business owners away advising them against franchising . Why? Just because you can franchise almost anything, it doesn't mean everything SHOULD be … [Read more...]

The Franchise Operations Manual Scares Me!

The Franchise Operations Manual..."How Am I Supposed to Document Everything I Know?!" Strategic Planning for the 'Franchise Operation Manual' When franchising your business, we understand that the prospect of creating a Franchise Operations Manual can, to some, be … [Read more...]

Franchising: Our Most Successful Clients Like To “Get Their Hands Dirty”!


The Time Is Now You've worked hard to grow your business into what have today. Now you are eager to take the next step and grow your business through franchising. It is exciting yet nerve-racking at the same time! At The Franchise Maker, we talk with business owners … [Read more...]

Franchising: Do I Need to Register in ALL STATES before Selling ANY Franchises.

When you look into franchising your business, needless to say, you will find that there are A LOT of details to the franchising process. And then you read somewhere that as a franchisor, you will need to register in every state before you can sell ANY franchises. We are here … [Read more...]