fddfile

So What Exactly Is The FDD

The FDD, or Franchise Disclosure Document, is one of the longest and most complicated documents that most people will ever see.  It is written by lawyers, for lawyers.  It is also a critical document for anyone thinking about purchasing a franchise.  It is so important that the FTC mandates that anyone thinking of buying a …

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graduation

Congratulations on Graduation! Now What?

This is part one of a two part series on the way families can use franchises to establish economic security and build a lasting legacy.   The month of May means a lot of things.  Spring turns into summer (unless you live in Colorado, where winter sometimes reappears), the Major League Baseball season gets into …

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coaching

An Interview With A Leadership Coach

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to sit down with Kristen E. Krull to discuss franchising.  It was a great conversation since Kristen is a talented HR professional and Leadership Coach.  She asked some penetrating questions about the franchise industry and Liberty Franchise Solutions’ role in the franchise selection process. It was great …

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Penguins

It’s A Courtship Not A Shopping Trip

It is becoming increasingly evident that many people, if not most people, who are investigating the world of franchising for the first time have a very clear misunderstanding of what the search is all about.  The process of selecting a franchise business that is most appropriate for you is much more of a courtship than …

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dictionary

Important Franchise Vocabulary

I’ll be honest with everyone, I wasn’t completely sure what I should write about in this first post for a long time.  Then, I remembered a conversation I had with my mother-in-law over Thanksgiving.  I was explaining the idea behind Liberty Franchise Solutions, and she commented that franchising was an area of the business world …

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