Franchising

Many veterans enter the workforce with specific skills and advantages that make them uniquely qualified to open a franchise. It’s a lucrative opportunity for those with the desire and access to funding. Use these resources to learn more about the process and pitfalls that go with owning and operating a franchise.

Includes:

  • Is business ownership right for you?
  • Avoid these 5 pitfalls when buying a franchise
  • Connecting with the franchise that’s right for you

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Veterans: Avoid These Five Pitfalls When Buying a Franchise

Investing in a franchise can be one of the most exciting times in a veteran’s life. After proudly honoring our country by serving in the military, a veteran can get a new lease on life via franchise ownership – and can utilize his or her military-honed skills to attain success.

Once a veteran...

Search & Employ®, Franchising, September-October 2015

Five Similarities Between Franchising and the Military

By David E. Omholt, a franchise advisor with Veteran Franchise Centers (VFC) – a RecruitMilitary strategic partner. VFC offers a free service to veterans looking to learn more about the franchise buying process and options in the market. Omholt is a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) and a...

Search & Employ®, Franchising, July-August 2015

4 Things Military Veterans Need To Know Before Becoming An Entrepreneur

While the military is, of course, much harsher than the world of entrepreneurship, the two do share some similarities.

In both, anything can happen — often with little or no notice — and that’s why military veterans are so good at adapting under pressure once they embark on a career in business.

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Career Advice, Franchising

Examining Healthcare Franchises

I read with great interest the healthcare articles in the September-October 2015 issue of Search & Employ. Those articles made the point that there is a world of opportunity in the healthcare sector of the economy. As the headline of the main article said, “Growth in demand means more jobs.”

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Search & Employ®, Franchising, November-December 2015