Archive for the ‘Start a Business’ Category



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 [...]

Success by Using the Franchisor’s Way

Franchises would be at the top of any list of investments people consider a sure bet. After all, the thinking goes, an entrepreneur is buying into an existing company and opening an outlet where none exists. Surely, the money will just pour in. Of course, it isn’t that simple. But it can work if you [...]

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 [...]

6 Facts on Starting a Franchise Business

Thousands of people are getting involved with franchises. If you’re thinking about becoming one of the many franchise owners, there are 6 facts to know before you jump in: 1. Franchising opportunities are everywhere When most people think franchising, they think fast food, but virtually every industry has begun offering franchise opportunities. Whether your passion [...]

5 Tips for Taking Advantage of the Recovering Economy

  Use these five tips to adapt your sales and marketing efforts to the improving U.S. economy. Evidence is accumulating that (at long last) the United States is emerging from the Great Recession of 2008. Unemployment figures are down and consumer confidence is up, and according to Brookings Institute, the United States is a “bright” [...]

Choose Franchising!

Buying a franchise is a really good way to start your own business. You can avoid much of the work that goes into starting a business from scratch. You also have the advantage of following a blueprint, which is a proven business model. The first step though, is obviously choosing the right franchise. Why High [...]

7 Tips for Starting Your Own Business

1.Be Clear on Why You want to Start a Business While the idea of starting a business may be daunting, the fatigue of looking for a job may be even greater. Taking control of your working life by venturing out on your own may be scary, but doing nothing can be worse. That said, don’t [...]

Hints for Starting a New Business

Hints for Starting a New Business In our recent blog posts, we’ve defined a franchise and provided reasons why investing in a franchise might be an idea to consider. In today’s blog, we’d like to discuss some helpful tips to follow when getting a new business off the ground. High Touch High Tech (ht2) has [...]