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Welcome to Franchise Interviews weekly podcast and radio show. If you ever dreamed of one day owning your own business, then you have come to the right place. Listen to detailed interviews/podcasts with some of the most informative sources on the topics of franchising and entrepreneurship. People are hungry for good vital content (Keyes, 2009). To date, we have recorded over 552 interviews on our weekly franchise radio show with some of the top franchisors, franchise experts, franchise attorneys, franchisees, and franchise authors. You can even listen to our shows based on category of interest on our website at http://www.franchiseinterviews.com/id130.html We have met with some exciting new franchise concepts as well as some of the biggest names in franchising. As a visitor to our website, all you have to do is click and listen. So grab a cup of coffee, sit back, and enjoy. Live shows can be heard on Blog Talk Radio every Thursday at 10AM EST, 7AM PST. It's no problem if you can't listen to the live show. Each show is recorded and immediately placed in our library of audio archives. To date, we have had over a quarter of a million listeners! Franchise Interviews is hosted by Dr. Martin J. McDermott.

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We are meeting with Steve Rothenstein, Senior Director of Franchising at Dippin' Dots & Doc Popcorn. When Dippin' Dots' CEO Scott Fisher acquired Doc Popcorn in 2014, he needed to empower a leader to combine the two franchise... more

We are meeting with Aaron Meyers, Chief Operating Officer of Hammer and Nails Grooming Shop for Guys. Hammer & Nails Grooming Shop for Guys, a first-of-its-kind men's grooming shop that provides hand and foot care, haircuts... more

We are meeting with franchise author, franchise expert and the President of Franchise Beacon, Michael Peterson Whether you're looking to start a franchise or grow an existing franchise, Franchise Beacon offers the expertise... more

We are meeting with Brian Moak, the CEO and Founder of HEART Certified Auto Care. With over 90 years of auto repair experience, Heart combines old fashion service with expert mechanical repair to ensure that each and every customer... more

POKÉWORKS POKE FRANCHISE STORY Pokéworks is a ground-breaking, healthy fast-casual restaurant concept that began on a rainy day in December of 2015 in a tiny location in Midtown Manhattan. Today, it... more

We are meeting with Meg Schmitz. Meg is a franchising consultant through FranChoice — her deep knowledge of franchising started in the 1990s, when she opened the first of five Great Clips salons in the Chicago area. As the... more

LinkedIn for Entrepreneurs – Franchise Interviews Meets with Nancy Friedman LinkedIn is one of the most powerful networking business tools for professionals and entrepreneurs. Not long ago, Nancy Friedman was interviewed... more

There are only a couple of weeks left before filing your taxes. This time of year, we get many questions on franchises that provide tax services. We are going to play clips from two very interesting franchises in the tax industry. First, we... more

We are meeting with Todd Giatrelis the CEO of MVS Pet Care. The service, which brings general wellness care, vaccinations, illness and injury care right to the customers' doorstep, comes as a welcome relief to the 68 percent of U.S.... more

We have a great show today. We are meeting with Mark Carr, the founder of Christian Brothers Automotive Corporation. Dedicated to its brand mission ?To glorify God, by loving your neighbor as yourself? Christian Brothers Automotive... more
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