If you have ever thought about not working for someone else, but not sure where or how to start, this informative session is for you. The rewards of being in business for yourself, but not by yourself may be more accessible and affordable than you think. Franchising is not just fast food, storefront or full-time. Whether you are transisitoning, looking to start a new career or seeking an investment, franchising may be the right choice. However, with so many options, how do find your ideal opportunity and what do you need to know? Topics to be covered include:
- Franchising Facts vs. Myths
- Franchising - Why and Why Not?
- Different Types of Franchise Business Models
- Emerging and Established Brands
- The Franchise Process from Discovery to Decision
- Funding Options and Financial Incentives
The presenter, Bonnie Beinhorn, MBA, Certified Franchise Consultant is founder of FranchiseFinder Solutions, a free service affiliated with FranServe, the world’s largest franchise consulting and expanson organization. She takes her experience from administrative and training roles at leading franchise headquarters and as a franchise business owner to help people explore if franchising is right for them. Bonnie has been a resident of Conejo Valley for five years and active in the community.