Is It Possible to Own a Business Without It Owning You?
Franchising continues to offer a solid alternative for entrepreneurs who want to be in business for themselves, but not by themselves. Yet many entrepreneurs worry about being owned by their business. Is it possible to own a business without it owning you? The answer is a resounding, “YES!”
For the entrepreneur who doesn’t want to give up their current job and the perks it entails, a manager-run franchise can help keep that “fire in the belly” spirit alive. Think of it as a side hustle, with steroids! A manager-run franchise is a popular option for all those who are able to keep their job while building equity in parallel.
Join us to learn more about manager-run franchise concepts to see if it’s the right investment option for you.
We’ll cover the necessary financial requirements needed to enter and run a franchise. In addition, you’ll learn what questions to ask yourself that can help determine if you are a good candidate. You’ll explore what franchise opportunities might be a good fit for your interests and experience.
- The pros and cons of a franchise vs an independent business.
- Why people buy a franchise.
- Which types of franchise are good manager-run options.
- Transferrable skills needed for manager-run franchises.
- Who makes a good franchise owner.
We will also leave time for your questions;.
Free - Sponsored by Comerica Bank Time: 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Led by franchise educator and expert Diane Pleuss
Diane Pleuss is a subject-matter expert on a wide variety of franchise options. Her years of franchise experience guide budding entrepreneurs, corporate refugees, career gap re-entry workers, veterans, high net worth individuals and their advisors to make well-informed decisions on franchise investments.
Diane has an MBA, is the past District 57 Director for Toastmasters and oversaw 150 clubs with 2500+ members, is Past President of two advertising associations, and is finishing up her first book on franchising.
Diane finds her work to be enormously rewarding and as you’ll be able to tell from her presentation, she has a real passion for helping people.