TAG: Franchise decisions

Hillenmeyer brothers featured in Entrepreneur magazine

September 20, 2017By

The brothers behind Stephen Hillenmeyer Landscape Services were recently featured in Entrepreneur magazine to get the lowdown on why the pair decided to invest in two different franchise systems and how the move has been working out for them. Sixth-generation co-owners Seth and Chase Hillenmeyer told Entrepreneur that when they tried to expand their service offerings—to offer a full range... read more

What makes a good franchisee?

April 18, 2016By

Experts weigh in on the requirements for success in owning a franchise. With data that show franchise small businesses grow at rates that exceed nonfranchise business growth, according to the International Franchise Association, it may be tempting to consider signing on with a franchise brand. But franchise experts emphasize this option isn’t for everyone. “It’s not a business choice; it’s... read more