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Development Budgets Increasing For Franchises Across All Growth Stages

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Over 63% of franchise systems plan to spend more to recruit new franchisees in 2020, and a closer look at key segments shows that confidence is strong in franchise systems in all stages of growth.  Plans to maintain or increase spending were strong across emerging, established and large franchise systems, according to a survey across the Franchise Ventures demand-generation platform. “So many...

More Than 63% of Franchisors Plan To Increase Recruitment Spend in 2020

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In a strong showing of their confidence about the future, nearly two-thirds of franchises plan to spend more to recruit new franchisees in 2020, according to a survey across the Franchise Ventures demand-generation platform.  “Business confidence is evident in  franchises, the leading category of small businesses,” said Michael Alston, president of Franchise Ventures. “Growth-oriented franchises...

‘Side Business Income’ Motivates Half of Potential Business Buyers

Owning a small business is not always a full-time venture – in fact, half of potential business buyers say that one of their motivations is owning a “side business for supplemental income.” That’s according to an ongoing survey of potential business buyers across the Franchise Ventures demand generation platform.  Side-business income closely follows “lifestyle rewards” as a secondary...

Three-Quarters of Franchise Prospects Own a Home, Most for 5+ Years

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Nearly 3 in 4 prospective franchisees own their own home, and more than three-quarters have lived at the same address for more than 5 years, according to the latest data analysis by Franchise Ventures. Those are important indicators of financial wherewithal and stability for franchisors recruiting new owners for their franchise. Learn more about the latest business-buyer demographics at...

‘Lifestyle Rewards’ Rank as No. 3 Reason to Own a Small Business

Owning a small business can give you the freedom and flexibility to match different lifestyles, and that’s important to more than half of entrepreneurs answering a survey across the Franchise Ventures demand generation platform.  That’s the third-largest response, after “be my own boss” and “income potential.”
Learn more about franchise- and business-buyer motivations at FranchiseInsights.com.

Education Is No Prerequisite To Entrepreneurship – Ambition Is Its Own Degree

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The lure of entrepreneurship appeals to individuals across all levels of education,  according to the latest data analysis by Franchise Ventures, which found most business-buyer prospects had at least some college experience, but not necessarily a completed degree. Overall, 74.8% of franchise prospects had some college experience in Q3 2019, but 52.9% of the total either did not attend college or...

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