• 3 Ways Veterans Think on Their Feet in Business

    3 Ways Veterans Think on Their Feet in Business

    In the line of duty, decisions need to be made in a split second. From making critical decisions in the military, veterans adopted a second-to-none ability to think on their feet — a skill they can use in business, once they finish their service duties and transition to civilian life. Here are there ways veterans [...]

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  • IS FRANCHISING FOR YOU? Opportunities Around Every Corner

    IS FRANCHISING FOR YOU? Opportunities Around Every Corner

    All one has to do is drive down Main Street to see that franchises are popping up all over. The traditional “Mom and Pop” stores that used to dominate America’s brick-and-mortar marketplace have largely been replaced by a variety of franchises that cover everything from tree care to specialized foot-and-shoe services. But before you conclude [...]

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  • Cruise Planners Offering Military Veterans Opportunity to Own their own Travel Franchise

    Cruise Planners Offering Military Veterans Opportunity to Own their own Travel Franchise

    Celebrating its 20th anniversary, Cruise Planners–American Express Travel offers military veterans the opportunity to own their own travel franchise. Cruise Planners-American Express Travel is a low-cost home-based franchise opportunity that yields high returns. No travel experience required. By being a franchisee, you receive the best tools in the industry, a proven track record of excellence, [...]

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  • Franchise Villages Coming to RecruitMilitary Career Fairs

    Franchise Villages Coming to RecruitMilitary Career Fairs

    By Mike Rollins, vice president of sales at RecruitMilitary and a veteran of the United States Navy. I am pleased to announce that we have created an alliance with MFV Expositions, producer of franchise events worldwide, to educate veterans about small business ownership and introduce them to franchisors seeking to recruit qualified veterans into their [...]

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  • Get Ready to Open a Franchise  –  Part 3:  A Business in a Box

    Get Ready to Open a Franchise – Part 3: A Business in a Box

    Get Ready to Open a Franchise  -  Part 3:  A Business in a Box  |  By Dina Dwyer-Owens, chairwoman and chief executive officer, The Dwyer Group, Waco, Texas  |  Published in the July/August 2013 issue of print Search & Employ®  |  For an entrepreneur, starting a new business and managing its operations on one’s own can [...]

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  • Get Ready to Open a Franchise – Part 2:  The Finance Quandary

    Get Ready to Open a Franchise – Part 2: The Finance Quandary

    Get Ready to Open a Franchise  -  Part 2:  The Finance Quandary  |   By Dina Dwyer-Owens   | chairwoman and chief executive officer, The Dwyer Group, Inc., Waco, Texas  | Published in the May / June 2013 Issue of print Search & Employ®   |   Most Americans desire to become financially independent and have a career that [...]

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  • Confidence Is Key For Veteran Franchisee Harry Crane

    Confidence Is Key For Veteran Franchisee Harry Crane

    Mac Tools  |  Setting Up Franchisees for Success at Mac Tools  |  Published in the March/April 2013 issue of print Search & Employ®  |  Harry Crane an experienced veteran who knows everything it takes to succeed. He decided to be a Mac Tools franchisee after leaving the Army and Army National Guard as a staff [...]

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