Local Franchise Seminars

Begin your Franchise research by gathering with other prospective franchise owners at a location near you.

 "Franchising as a Career, an Investment, or Both" - Thu., Oct. 18th

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Offices of Derderian, Kann, Seyferth & Salucci, CPAs - Troy
  • 3001 W. Big Beaver, Suite 700| Directions
  • Learn franchising basics, including the array of categories and investment levels available (starting at around $50K), and how to go about defining your own personal vision, matching that up with viable choices, and conducting proper due diligence to make sure you're selecting the RIGHT fit for YOU!
  • Here is a brief outline of the topics covered in the seminar:
    • How franchising can provide a desirable alternative to traditional employment by reducing the risk of ownership to an acceptable level through proven business systems, comprehensive training and ongoing support. 
    • Basic information on franchising, including the range of industry categories, investment levels and fees. 
    • The legal regulations governing franchising that protect the buyer.  
    • A strategic approach to defining your personal business model, quantifying your returns and safely researching and selecting the business opportunity that best fits your unique personality, skills, needs and goals. 
    • Growth trends and choices in franchising that offer stability and success in weak and strong economies. 
    • A brief overview of FranNet’s no-fee, no-obligation consulting service.  
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 "MICHIGAN FRANCHISE FORUM: Meet the Franchisors Expanding in Michigan" - Thu., Nov. 1st

  • Thursday, November 1, 2018 | 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM
  • VELOCITY Collaboration Center - Sterling Heights
  • 6633 18 Mile Road| Directions
  • This is your chance to learn about several premier franchise companies that are poised for rapid expansion in Michigan and to meet FACE-to-FACE their franchise development executives! Tips on franchise due diligence will also be presented, and a franchise financing expert will discuss your funding options.
  • Categories may include: Fast Casual Dining, Full-service Day Spa, Home and Office Decor, Health & Fitness, Automotive Aftermarket, Business Consulting, Professional Staffing, Residential/Commercial Building Services, Home-based & Semi-absentee Opportunities, and Financing Options.
  • Total investment range starts below $100K. The Michigan Franchise Forum, brings aspiring entrepreneurs together with the local franchise experts of FranNet AND franchise development executives from an array of premier concepts eager to expand their presence in Michigan.
  • The program includes:
    • A brief introduction to the world of franchising, and a safer approach to franchise due diligence and selection
    • Updates on the "State of Franchising" here in Michigan
    • A brief presentation by each Franchisor, including an overview of their business model and what they look for in a successful franchise owner
    • Tips on franchise funding
    • An opportunity for Q & A, and optional one-on-one time with any or all of the Franchisors
  • If you’re thinking about making a change and becoming your own boss, or looking for a better investment opportunity, this event is for YOU!
  • Attendance is FREE, but space is limited and registration is required, so register NOW!
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     "Franchising as a Career, an Investment, or Both" - Thu., Nov. 15th

    • Thursday, November 15, 2018 | 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Offices of Derderian, Kann, Seyferth & Salucci, CPAs - Troy
    • 3001 W. Big Beaver, Suite 700| Directions
    • Learn franchising basics, including the array of categories and investment levels available (starting at around $50K), and how to go about defining your own personal vision, matching that up with viable choices, and conducting proper due diligence to make sure you're selecting the RIGHT fit for YOU!
    • Here is a brief outline of the topics covered in the seminar:
      • How franchising can provide a desirable alternative to traditional employment by reducing the risk of ownership to an acceptable level through proven business systems, comprehensive training and ongoing support. 
      • Basic information on franchising, including the range of industry categories, investment levels and fees. 
      • The legal regulations governing franchising that protect the buyer.  
      • A strategic approach to defining your personal business model, quantifying your returns and safely researching and selecting the business opportunity that best fits your unique personality, skills, needs and goals. 
      • Growth trends and choices in franchising that offer stability and success in weak and strong economies. 
      • A brief overview of FranNet’s no-fee, no-obligation consulting service.  
    • Register Now

     

     "Franchising as a Career, an Investment, or Both" - Wed., Nov. 28th

    • Wednesday, November 28, 2018 | 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
    • Law Offices of Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C. - Southfield
    • 27777 Franklin Road, Suite 2500| Directions
    • Learn franchising basics, including the array of categories and investment levels available (starting at around $50K), and how to go about defining your own personal vision, matching that up with viable choices, and conducting proper due diligence to make sure you're selecting the RIGHT fit for YOU!
    • Here is a brief outline of the topics covered in the seminar:
      • How franchising can provide a desirable alternative to traditional employment by reducing the risk of ownership to an acceptable level through proven business systems, comprehensive training and ongoing support. 
      • Basic information on franchising, including the range of industry categories, investment levels and fees. 
      • The legal regulations governing franchising that protect the buyer.  
      • A strategic approach to defining your personal business model, quantifying your returns and safely researching and selecting the business opportunity that best fits your unique personality, skills, needs and goals. 
      • Growth trends and choices in franchising that offer stability and success in weak and strong economies. 
      • A brief overview of FranNet’s no-fee, no-obligation consulting service.  
    • Register Now