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Build a business to replace or supplement a career without upending everything you’ve built to date. The good news is it’s possible and building a business through franchising is a way to do it. The bad news is you’re going have to examine franchise concepts differently than you are currently. To discern the most profitable franchise for you, you’ll need a new set of instructions.
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FD&D is your real-world field guide from dozens of active franchisors, hundreds of active franchisees and several national studies organized into an easy to follow guide offering you an insider’s perspective when exploring franchising and franchise opportunities. With one important distinction. We are not beholden to any one brand, advertiser or special interest. Your needs alone are who this guide was developed for.
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- Includes the ‘Franchise Evaluator’: 14 Internal and External factors you need to be examining on EVERY concept.
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