Meeting Archive:
Top Misperceptions About Franchising

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Meeting Description:
Franchising has proven to be one of the safest, most successful business models out there, yet there are a lot of franchising misperceptions about this economic cog that are hindering positive economic impact in your community.
Hear John Blair, from industry-leader FranNet, talk about some of the biggest misperceptions and help you gain a true understanding of the franchise business model. 
This webinar will help you understand:
  • Franchising’s economic output compared to the overall economy.
  • Who buys a franchise?
  • What’s available other than fast food?
  • Why it doesn't cost $1,000,000 for a franchise.
  • How to build a business model before the business is even thought of.
Date: Thu, Jul 27, 2017
Time: 01:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): SCORE LIVE Webinars
 Presenter Information
John Blair - VP of Marketing and Public Relations for FranNet
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John Blair is the vice president of marketing and public relations for FranNet.  Blair oversees brand development, strategy and innovation, and directs all public relations activities for all the FranNet brands, including FranNet’s subsidiary companies: Proven Match, Franchise Works, and FranNet Global.  Blair supports over 100 franchise consultants across the United States, Canada and Germany.
A seasoned business professional, Blair has more than 20 years experience in executive roles in franchising and small business.  He spent 13 years with fast food giant, Yum Brands, mainly in the Kentucky Fried Chicken division in a variety of marketing and PR roles.  Following Yum Brands, he served as executive director of a children’s museum near his hometown of Louisville, Ky.  Prior to joining FranNet, he helped build two advertising agencies from the ground up as an owner and partner before joining FranNet in January, 2012.

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FranNet assists individuals with the entire franchise process – from franchising an existing business to purchasing or selling a franchise. FranNet is committed to providing continuous marketing, business and operational support so that they may be looked upon as the most knowledgeable, professional and successful franchise consultants in the industry.