Why Working from Franchise Beats Working from Home

The gig economy is hotter than ever right now as talented individuals are shedding the corporate culture and heading for the basement with a laptop in their PJs. This trend is being quickened by corporations themselves realizing the quality of the labor force ready to the job they need for them and nothing. If you […]

Unplugged Part 2: Unplugged Entrepreneurs find Business Success

In Unplugged Part 1: Unplugged Employees Boost Business Success, I made the case for workplaces cultivating a healthier relationship between employees and the technologies they’re expected to use because their productivity and, by extension, your company’s success, depends on it. This follow-up article is aimed more squarely at you as an individual and your personal […]

Franchise Your Way to Self-Employed Happiness

Don’t we all love it when science confirms something that we’ve always known to be true? Even better is when science tells you that thing you enjoy doing most is actually healthy for you. Personally I’m still waiting for them to confirm that eating bacon stops the aging process, but they did recently announce some […]

Unplugged Part 1: Unplugged Employees Boost Business Success

For better or for worse, we live in a digital era. Businesses that fully embrace the digital age are far more likely to be successful in the 21st century. At the level of the individual human being, things get a littler trickier. I’m going to go out on a limb here and say this: One […]

Franchising in the Age of Knowing How to Get Things Done

It has often been mused that youth is wasted on the young. The implication is that health, freedom and opportunity abound at an age when one is too young to have any idea what to do with it or to truly appreciate it. By the time a citizens crosses the grey line on the other […]

5 Commonly Overlooked Business Costs

Approximately 543,000 new businesses are generated each month, according to data reported by Forbes. However, Inc.com research shows that 96 percent of businesses commonly fail within 10 years. What gives? In many cases it is due to financials. When starting your own business it is critical to know what expenses you’ll need to be prepared […]