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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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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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The Must of Social Marketing

Written by: on October 15, 2012 @ 3:43 pm

Playing Along Like it or not, the web is a world of appearance and trends wielding enormous and growing influence on what we consume, with social marketing riding the crest of this wave. The way to set your franchise business apart from competing interests is not to stay home. Join the pack and get in [...]

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eLearning Brothers Celebrates Science Made FUN! Kids

Written by: on October 12, 2012 @ 2:40 pm

Elearning Brothers, designers of Flash game templates for education, recently featured games from on their design blog. Since the games were crafted by High Touch High Tech (ht2) using eLearning Brothers’ templates, the recent launch of presents a rich opportunity to celebrate the work of both companies.  Please share in our celebration by [...]

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Catogories: Franchise News
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Should I Use A Franchise Broker?

Written by: on October 5, 2012 @ 8:08 pm

As an entrepreneur looking to purchase a franchise, it can be overwhelming to wade through the sheer number of franchise opportunities eager to welcome you into their system. Where do you start? How much will it cost? Which one do you pick? If you are traveling this road alone, you’ll be challenged to answer these [...]

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Catogories: Franchise, Franchise Broker, Franchisee, Franchisor
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How To Write Your Business’s Story

Written by: on September 26, 2012 @ 8:04 pm

In a lot of ways, people don’t buy products anymore — they buy your story. That means companies must constantly refine and redefine their stories and present them in innovative ways. A brand story envelops your mission as a company, your culture and your history: How did you get started? Why do you do what [...]

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Catogories: Franchise, Franchise Marketing, Messaging, Social Media, YouTube
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Content Management and Franchisee Sites

Written by: on September 21, 2012 @ 2:36 pm

So you’re looking to buy a business, and you’re keen on joining a franchise because you understand that a huge share of the work will already be done for you. Smart move. And now you’re considering what franchise to join and looking for those which will make it easy to design and build your web [...]

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Catogories: Business Operations, Franchise, Franchise Marketing, Franchisee, Technology Training
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Smarter, not harder! Social Media

Written by: on September 14, 2012 @ 9:00 pm

As a small business owner, you have to wear many different hats to keep your business running and growing. Between staffing, scheduling, purchasing, customer service, marketing, and all the other tasks, you’ll start to wish you could clone yourself just to get it all done! Well, any successful business person will tell you that success comes [...]

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Catogories: Franchisee, Uncategorized
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