January 24, 2019
Cal State Center East Bay
Oakland, CA 94607
What You Need To Know Before Buying a Franchise
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Franchise ownership is one of the fastest growing segments of business ownership, and with good reason. It is affordable, offers a proven method of success, allows for easy entry, and provides options for a variety of backgrounds and skill levels. But before you take the plunge, attend this interactive session presented by SCORE East Bay and walk away with a better understanding of how franchising works and if it’s the right option for you.
Led by Franchising Consultant: Diane Pleuss
You will learn and discuss:
- What a franchise is and how it differs from ownership of an independent business
- Critical factors in achieving success with a franchise
- How to evaluate potential franchises and determine whether they are right for you
- Costs of purchasing and operating a franchise, and potential sources of financing
- Common franchise myths
We will, of course, also leave time for your questions.
Diane Pleuss is a seasoned and caring franchise leader who conducts seminars on how to make an education-based decision with respect to buying a franchise. Her consulting services are free as she works with candidates nationwide.
Diane has an MBA and is currently finishing her first book on franchising .