Web-Based Franchise Seminars

Begin your Franchise research from the comfort of your own home or office.

 "Light Manufacturing Business Opportunity" - Wed. June. 21st

  • Wednesday, June 21, 2016 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Learn about this stable concept with a deep history, yet lots of room for continued expansion. The dramatic rise of business start-ups in Michigan creates even more demand for these products. This "non-franchise" business opportunity blends marketing and design services with technology and manufacturing. I'm confident it will continue to be of interest to those clients of mine seeking to grow a highly-scalable enterprise, while engaging in challenging, fun and interesting work!
  • Here's what I like about it:
    • Custom manufactured products that EVERY business needs
    • Traditional business hours (M-F, 8:30-5:30)
    • Repeat customers
    • One location with few employees
    • $200K approx. total investment (less than most retail concepts)
    • 295 current locations
    • Leverages the owner's marketing, sales, project management, technology, finance and/or manufacturing skills
  • Hear from the Company"s founder and some current business unit owners.
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 "Everything You Need To Know About Business Ownership" - Wed. June. 21st

  • Wednesday, June 21, 2016 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Join us for this free, detailed webinar from the business experts at FranNet. Designed just for you to answer all those initial questions on business and franchising basics, we’ll cover:
    • The advantages to starting a business
    • A look at franchise ownership
    • Misconceptions about franchising
    • Building equity as a strategy
    • How to find the right franchis
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  • Not able to attend the live webinar? Register anyway and we’ll be happy to send you the recording afterwards!


 "Funding Your Business Start-Up, Business Purchase or Franchise" - Mon., July 17th

  • Monday, July 17, 2017 | 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
  • So, you have decided to buy or start up a business. GREAT!! Now, how will you pay for it? What funding options are available to you? Want to learn more?
  • You are cordially invited to "Lunch and Learn" about funding options for your business with FranNet of Michigan.
  • FranNet of Michigan has placed 100's of people into their own business and, almost all of them have required financing of some sort. We work with several great companies that help our clients determine funding strategies and find customized solutions for their own business. We have asked one of them to share some of their ideas with you and provide an education on what funding options are available for you-right now. We will talk about...
    • Tax deferred and penalty free financing using your IRA or 401(k) account
    • Getting pre-qualified
    • SBA lending
    • Conventional lending
    • Funding business expansion
    • Other financial considerations for your business
  • Interested?? Join us for a brief but informative overview of this concept during lunch. All attendees will be given a link to get a FREE prequalification assessment.
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 "Insider's Guide for African Americans into Business Ownership" - Wed. June 28th

  • Wednesday, June 28, 2016 28:00 PM to 3:00 PM
  • African-Americans make up perhaps the fastest-growing segment of small business ownership in the U.S. The numbers are staggering. The most recent study by the Census Bureau found more than 1.9 million AA-owned businesses in the U.S., a figure that is up 60.5% since 2002. Among all businesses in the US, 7.1% are AA-owned, up from 5.2% in 2002. African Americans increasingly are seeing the potential in business ownership – and FranNet wants to help towards that vision.
  • FranNet sees the promise of entrepreneurial African Americans and seeks to ensure every opportunity to pursue business ownership is explored. This free, one-hour webinar will help you understand the business opportunities available and discover if business ownership is for you.
  • During the webinar, we'll cover
    • The advantages to starting a business.
    • Impact of small business in the U.S.
    • A look at franchise ownership.
    • Common misconceptions about franchising
    • Building your personal business model.
    • How to easily find the right franchise.
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  • Not able to attend the live webinar? Register anyway and we’ll be happy to send you the recording afterwards!

 Lunch N Learn Webinar: How to Use Retirement Funds to Buy a Business - Thu. July 19th

  • Thursday July 19, 2017 | 12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
  • Please join use for a unique summer Lunch N Learn webinar.
  • One of the nation’s premier financial services companies will join your local FranNet consultant, Linda Belford, to discuss one of the more popular strategies to purchase a new business: retirement rollovers.
  • Did you know that:
    • Many of the franchises sold in the U.S. utilized retirement plan rollovers as part of the funding
    • There were more Rollover for Business Start-ups done then there were SBA loans within the Franchise Industry
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    • Why was this created? How does this work? What are the benefits?
    • FranNet has helped hundreds of individuals realize their dream of business ownership- which include options for funding those businesses. We work with several great financial services experts to help our clients determine funding strategies and find customized solutions for their own businesses.
  • If you are interested in learning more about IRA and 401K rollovers to fund your business, please join us!
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