November 27, 2020  

The Franchising Decision is a daily online magazine covering small business news. We help entrepreneurs transform ideas and innovations into greatness.

To franchise a business or not to franchise a business -- that is the question. Learn the basics regarding how to franchise your company and understand some of the key things that you should consider before you start selling franchise licenses in order to expand your company.

The Franchising Decision

  • Franchising My Business - How do I franchise my business? What's involved with franchising my business?
  • How to Franchise - I want to learn how to franchise my business. How does one franchise a business? It's no surprise that that's one of the most common questions we get.
  • How to Franchise a Business - Wondering how to franchise a business? An existing company can gain significant benefits by franchising their operation.
  • Franchising Process - This five-part article walks you through the steps you need to take to start franchising.
  • Designing Franchise Programs - Thinking about franchising your business and selling franchises? We discuss important considerations when designing franchise programs
  • How to File a Uniform Franchise Offering Circular (UFOC) - Exploring how to convert your business into a franchising operation? We explain how to file a UFOC, which is an important step in the process.

  • Franchising Operations Manual - An important step in creating franchises that can be sold to entrepreneurs is developing your Franchising Operations Manual. We walk you through how it's done.
  • Selling Franchises - Selling franchises is the final but most important step in setting up a franchising opportunity that you will offer to entrepreneurs. If you fail on this step, all your prior efforts will be for naught.
  • Franchising My Company - Is your company on the verge of expansion, but you are unable to do so due to lack of capital? Check out how franchising the company can help!
  • Steps to Franchising - Have you entertained the idea of opening up a second site for your business? Are you discouraged by the idea of shuttling between shops every day? Has a friend approached you and shown interest in being a part of your company, but you aren't willing to assume the risk of taking them on as a partner? In these scenarios, franchising might be the solution that is best suited for you.




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