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Considering a Franchise

Tue 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

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Topic: Start-up Assistance

5-6 PM - light meal provided with a chance to network before the event starts 6 -8 PM - Franchise ownership as a new career, a side business, or an add-on to your existing business Would you quit your job and go into business for yourself if you knew you could replace or exceed your salary in 2-5 years? Do you already have a business, but you could really use a big, predictable revenue stream? Most people who go into business with the support of a franchise are looking for predictable income and the support from an experienced franchisor. But how do you find the best franchises (for the lowest investment) when there are over 3,000 options to choose from? Topics Covered: - How to significantly increase your chances of success as a franchise owner - How to research franchises - what to look for - Current trends, including franchises that are expanding in Virginia and DC - Examples of semi-absentee and add-on businesses

Speaker(s): Heather Rosen

Heather Rosen is the President of FranNet of Virginia, which she opened in 2009. She is also a business lawyer and advisor who represented small and medium sized companies in contractual matters and litigation for nearly 7 years. In 2001, Heather was recruited by the largest law firm in the world with headquarters in DC to help them expand their offerings and reach new markets. She now conducts educational seminars throughout the Commonwealth and Washington DC in order to help people understand how to profitably go into business for yourself or make a business more profitable through franchising. Heather is a cum laude graduate of Washington University in St. Louis and the Temple University Beasley School of Law. If you need further assistance or have a question, please contact us at(540)654-1383

Fee: $ 30.00

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Phone: (540) 654-1096


University of Mary Washington SBDC
1125 Jefferson Davis Highway Fredericksburg, VA 22401
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