Archive for the ‘Franchise’ Category



5 Ways You Can Make Your Own Luck!

The most successful people in the world say luck is a huge part of the achievement. Here’s how you can increase your odds. Super-successful people believe in luck. They believe in it more consistently than they believe in education, creativity, investing, and a lot of other things commonly associated with building wealth. A recent survey [...]

High Touch High Tech Named “Best Of The Best” by Entrepreneur Magazine!

High Touch High Tech, Inc. has been honored with a recognition by Entrepreneur Magazine in its selection of “Best Of The Best: Franchises That Are No. 1 In Their Sectors.” Check out the national press release below: Asheville, NC (PR Newswire) April 24, 2013– Announcing a special recognition appearing in the May, 2013 issue of Entrepreneur Magazine published by Entrepreneur Media. High Touch High Tech was selected for the following honors:  [...]

Everybody uses email. Now use it right.

Email has been an indispensable service for franchises even before the invention of the web. All franchises use it and will use it for the foreseeable future. Email workflow sits at the center of the franchise office’s productivity; the more each franchise employee gets out of email, the more productive the entire franchise will be. [...]

To Franchise or Not To Franchise

  Should you buy a franchise, a business opportunity, or go it alone? Don’t leave this important decision to chance! Do you want to be an entrepreneur. Just how do you get started? This is the question facing almost anyone looking to get into their own business, and there are basically three answers: Buy a [...]

IFA’s Franchise Forecast Strong Again in 2013!

Here We Grow Again! Thinking of buying a franchise this year? If so, you will have company. Nearly 11,000 new franchise units are expected to open doors in 2013 in the U.S., according the International Franchise Association. Wednesday, the IFA released its first quarterly update to the highly watched economic outlook & the numbers are promising! Reports [...]

Franchisee Technology Wish List

Even the most technology resistant among us are coming to realize, through constant bombardment by its bombs of influence, that the explosion of technology has become one of the most important factors to success in business. Franchisees will benefit greatly from association with a franchisor who leverages technology to maximum effect. Here’s are several franchise-crucial web [...]

Franchisee Screen Sharing with join.me

A free tool has emerged that can be used for a wide range of franchise communcations, including rich interactions for marketing support and technology support. Join.me is compatible with all recent versions on Mac and Windows platforms. Up to 10 participants can join a franchise or franchisee hosted conference held on any users computer using the [...]

Delicious Bookmark Sharing for Franchises

In 2011 Steve Chen and Chad Hurley, the creators of YouTube, purchased the already popular social bookmarking site delicious.com with plans to transform it into a social bookmarking destination using the same talents that enabled them to sell their last creation to Google for 1.65 billion dollars. Social bookmarking is a simple and powerful way for franchises [...]

Entrepreneur 34th Annual Franchise 500

The rankings are out….and we could not be more thrilled with the results! High Touch High Tech – Science Made Fun Franchise has been ranked #196 in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2013 Franchise 500 and named #1 in Category for Children’s Enrichment Programs.                     We are honored to receive this recognition [...]

Which Franchise Markets Are The Best?

The most profitable markets or industries in franchising are the ones least affected by the lousy economy that has marked the past few years. No matter how bad the economy, what are consumers still spending money on? One area of the economy that is somewhat recession proof is child care and related areas. People will [...]