Category: Franchising

5 Tips for Businesses Who Want to Apply for the New Round of Working Washington Business Grants

The following information is provided by the December 3 Business and Workers Update and the state Economic Resiliency Team (ERT), part of the Washington State Joint Information Center:   The application for the new round of Working Washington business grants is now open. Businesses can apply for up to $20,000 to offset costs or expenses due…

By Nate Riordan December 4, 2020 0

Tips for Franchise Business Owners Facing Pandemic Restrictions

As the pandemic restrictions press into its eighth month, small businesses are feeling the squeeze the most. There has been a 22% reduction in business activity nationwide (NBER), that’s 3.3 million inactive American business, some of which have closed permanently due to COVID-19 restrictions and the economic fallout that followed. And according to estimates from…

By Nate Riordan September 21, 2020 0

How To Build Business Relationships For Your Franchise

When most franchisees think about running a successful business, they think of controlling expenses, increasing revenue, and maximizing profits. But there’s another side to running a successful business—building important business relationships. If you want to have a long-term, sustainable and financially successful business, you must nurture your most important relationships. Business Relationship Types Customers. Your…

By Nate Riordan February 7, 2020 0

Mastering Your Personal Budget

When many people think about budgets they only think in terms of trying to keep their spending down and maybe save a few dollars for a rainy day. But budgets aren’t just about controlling your spending, they’re about creating a master plan for your spending and your financial life. Leveraged correctly, a personal budget can…

By Nate Riordan January 31, 2020 0

Don’t Let Financial Stress Bog You Down, Take Action Now

Financial stress can threaten the mental and physical well-being of anyone, even someone who is usually frugal and financially conscientious. Not all financial stress comes from money mismanagement. Medical emergencies, unforeseen market changes, political shifts and other unpredictable and uncontrollable events could also serve as the root of a financial crisis causing you stress. But…

By Nate Riordan January 24, 2020 0