Become an Entrepreneur in Just 8 Steps [INFOGRAPHIC]
Become an Entrepreneur in Just 8 Steps – and open your own franchise business today!
Almost 40% of American workers today want to own their own business. That’s no surprise, as being your own boss translates to freedom and flexibility.
One of the most popular ways to step into entrepreneurship is through buying into a tested and proven franchise — and you can do it in these 8 simple steps.
Consider what industries you’re interested in, what your goals are, and what kind of budget you have to work with.
- Ask for help
Speak with an experienced franchise consultant who can help you find a business that will meet your needs.
Attend webinars and speak with other franchisees.
- Location and Funding
Find a suitable location in your market and secure your financing.
- Sign on the Dotted Line
Sign your franchise agreement.
- Permits & Insurance
Acquire any permits and insurance that your business may need.
- Hire Staff
Hire your employees and complete training.
- Opening Day!
Get all of your marketing straight, in order to promote and prepare for the big day.