3 Alternative Ways to Finance Your Business

As a small business, finding access to finance when you need it most can be very challenging and might seem impossible but there are alternatives to taking out bank loans or using your own personal funds to...

Establishing a Business in the U.S.

In this week's blog edition, FranNet tackles a subject that has been in the news quite a bit lately. The focus? How can you invest or own a franchise if you are not a U.S. citizen?

Dial-In to the Right Technology Needs

Mobile phones and other tech gadgets can play an important role in improving the communication capabilities and operational efficiency of your small business. They can help you and your employees...

Alternative Financing for Full-Service Restaurants

If your full-service restaurant has applied for and been denied a bank loan in the past, you're not alone. Historically, restaurants have been one of the riskiest industries for entrepreneurs to undertake and banks...


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In any business, the people you hire are essential to your success—they are the impression that customers will get of your business. Reed Parker, the owner of a Beef ‘O’ Brady’s franchise in Dallas, Georgia, believes that behavioral questions are the key when you are looking to hire someone. You need to know if the person you are talking to will fit into your model, if this is what they are passionate about. With the right questions, you can figure that out. And when you have a team of employees, it’s important to motivate them every day, at all different times of the day.

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