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Facebook Ad Targeting for Franchises

Written by: on January 2, 2013 @ 3:24 pm

Franchises which draw their consumer base from specific demographics will get all the traditional benefits of Pay Per Click (PPC) advertising with facebook ads while keeping costs low. You are able to choose the location, gender, age, likes and interests, relationship status, workplace and education of your target audience. Since your ad will only be [...]

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Catogories: Facebook, Social Media
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Success by Using the Franchisor’s Way

Written by: on December 28, 2012 @ 10:05 pm

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 [...]

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Catogories: Start a Business
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Entrepreneur 34th Annual Franchise 500

Written by: on December 14, 2012 @ 11:27 pm

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 [...]

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Catogories: Franchise, Franchise News
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Which Franchise Markets Are The Best?

Written by: on November 30, 2012 @ 2:35 pm

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 [...]

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Catogories: Business Model, Economics, Education, Franchise, Start a Business, US Economy
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6 Facts on Starting a Franchise Business

Written by: on November 21, 2012 @ 9:28 pm

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 [...]

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Catogories: Franchise, Franchise Investment, Franchise Marketing, Franchise Profits, Franchisor, Start a Business
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Franchising and Entrepreneurial Veterans

Written by: on November 16, 2012 @ 9:30 pm

According to the International Franchise Association’s 2012 Veterans in Franchising Study, the industry has given more than 64,000 vets, military spouses and wounded warriors job opportunities in the past year. Also 4,314 new veteran franchise owners entered the industry since 2011, and were 30% more likely to have hired a veteran than a non-veteran owned franchise. [...]

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Catogories: Entrepreneurs, Franchise, Franchisee, Pricing
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A Fork in the Road

Written by: on November 9, 2012 @ 9:20 pm

 Changing careers is inherently risky, and the transition from a stable position to an entrepreneurial venture is especially hazardous. For those determined to ditch the 9 to 5 and start a business in a field they’re passionate about, there are ways to make the move more of a calculated risk than a blind leap. It [...]

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Catogories: Business Model, Careers, Entrepreneurs, Franchise, Franchise Marketing, Franchisee, Uncategorized
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To HTHT Family Affected by Hurricane Sandy

Written by: on October 30, 2012 @ 9:04 pm

    Our thoughts are with all of our franchisees, their employees, and the millions of children they serve who have been affected by Hurricane Sandy.

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Catogories: Franchisee
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5 Tips for Taking Advantage of the Recovering Economy

Written by: on October 22, 2012 @ 5:36 pm

  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” [...]

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Catogories: Start a Business
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