Posts Tagged ‘franchise mistakes’

Episode 000: Start Here

If you’ve ever dreamed of owning your own business, The Franchise Doctor would like to guide you in evaluating what causes hundreds of thousands of Americans to own a Franchise, – or 2, – or 3! This podcast will provide insiders’ secrets to the franchise buying process. Tune in to get the doctor’s advice on how…

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001A: 10 Critical Steps to Buying Your Best Franchise – Part 1

Jim Deitz, The Franchise Doctor

Welcome to the launch of How to Buy Your Best Franchise-The Podcast This is the only daily podcast that interviews existing franchise owners to explore the journey that others have taken to achieve their goal of Franchise Ownership. What were their thoughts, dreams, visions, road-blocks, difficulties in finding, evaluating, investing, opening, and growing their franchise? Are there…

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002: Kampgrounds Of America Franchisees, Eric & Carrol Murray Spent 10 Years Scouting for their Best Franchise


       Carrol and Eric Murray were both employed by The Boy Scouts of America when they met, courted, and had their daughter Summer. On vacation, they stayed at a Kampgrounds of America franchise in the State of Washington. Thinking it would be a fun business to own, they started dreaming, researching, and saving…

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004: Any Lab Test Now Franchisee Sarah Toney on How to Transition from Employee to Franchise Owner


Sarah and Sean Toney own and operate the Any Lab Test Now franchise locations in the Austin and Dallas, Texas area. Sarah’s  entrepreneurial spirit and passion for the healthcare industry, set them on the path to open their first franchise in 2008 and Sarah currently serves on the franchise advisory board for Any Lab Test Now. While her family and…

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006: Pinot’s Palette Franchisee Tatiana Nicoli Escapes “the Law” to Enjoy Freedom Hosting Painting Parties

Pinot's Palette Franchisee Tatiana Nicoli

Tatiana Nicoli worked hard on her education, right through Law School. Before long she was an important part of a sizable law firm in New York City. On nights when she worked late, she was provided with a limo and a driver for the trip home. The kind of perks that many envy. But she…

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008: Real Property Management Franchisee James Campbell Moves From a 30-Year Career In the Army to Helping Homeowners Manage their Properties


After college, James Campbell chose a career in the US Army. Advancing to the rank of Noncommission Officer, he served at several posts in the states and then spent another dozen-plus years in Germany. When he and his wife decided that retirement sounded good, they chose Columbia, South Carolina where Mrs. Campbell could continue her…

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