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April 24, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cal State Center East Bay
1000 Broadway
Suite 109

Oakland, CA 94607
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Workshop: What You Need to Know Before Buying a Franchise

Wednesday, April 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 from East Bay SCORE and walk away with a better understanding of how franchising works and if it’s the right option for you.

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

Plus, Q&A