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  • 00:35

    Exclusive Interview with Maxout Strength Studio's Matt Cubbler and Jason Griggs

    in Business

    Co-Host Graham Chapman sits down for a fantastic interview with Matt Cubbler and Jason Griggs of Maxout Strength Studios - a franchise concept devoted to helping teens and young adults build their mind, body and soul.  Listen in as these two fiery and passionate entrepreneurs share more about the unique fitness and mentorship franchise and discuss the benefits to becoming a franchise owner. Check out the Maxout Strength Studio website to learn more.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of the Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.  Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's Entrepreneur.com Articles
    Rick's A Franchise Coach Website
    The Educated Franchisee Book
    The Educated Franchisee Website
    The FDD Exchange
    The Glossary of Franchise Terms

  • 00:43

    NextGen and Healthy Vending with H.U.M.A.N's Sean Kelly

    in Business

    Sean Kelly, Founder and CEO of H.U.M.A.N., an innovative healthy vending franchise concept with more than 150 locations, joins Franchise Focus co-host Graham Chapman and special guest Jen Kushell for a lively conversation about the youth movement within franchising.   Listen in as the trio discusses HUMAN in depth and details why healthy franchise concepts are such an excellent fit for young and passionate entrepreneurs.   Check out the H.U.M.A.N. website to learn more.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of the Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.  Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's Entrepreneur.com Articles
    Rick's A Franchise Coach Website
    The Educated Franchisee Book
    The Educated Franchisee Website
    The FDD Exchange
    The Glossary of Franchise Terms

  • 00:30

    NextGen and Baby Gear Services - Tot Squad's Jen Beall Joins Franchise Focus

    in Business

    Jen Beall, Founder and CEO of The Tot Squad, joins Franchise Focus co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman to discuss her involvement with NextGen and how its propelled her baby gear services franchise to the next level.   Listen in as Jen shares how her grad school business plan project has blossomed into an emerging franchise concept that already claims celebrities such as Sarah Michelle Gellar and Jessica Alba among its clients and partners.  Feel free to check out the Tot Squad website to learn more.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of the Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.  Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's Entrepreneur.com Articles
    Rick's A Franchise Coach Website
    The Educated Franchisee Book
    The Educated Franchisee Website
    The FDD Exchange
    The Glossary of Franchise Terms

  • 00:51

    NextGen and Franchise Fitness with Iron Tribe's Jim Cavale

    in Business

    Iron Tribe's Jim Cavale joins fellow NextGen leader Jen Kushell and Franchise Focus co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman to discuss franchise fitness and millennials in franchising.   Listen in as Jim shares his inspirational story and details how Iron Tribe, a powerful and unique community-focused franchise concept out of Birmingham, AL, limits monthly drop outs in the high attrition fitness space by helping its clients redefine how they approach workouts.  Check out the Iron Tribe Intro Webinar for more information on Jim and the Iron Tribe franchise concept.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of the Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.  Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's A Franchise Coach Website
    The Educated Franchisee Book
    The Educated Franchisee Website
    The FDD Exchange
    The Glossary of Franchise Terms

  • 00:30

    NextGen in Franchising Success Stories with Jennifer Kushell and Scott Donnell

    in Business

    Jennifer Kushell, Founder & CEO of Young & Successful Media and YSN (Your Success Now), and Scott Donnell, President of APEX Fun Run, join Franchise Focus co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman for a lively discussion about the International Franchise Association's NextGen initiative.   Listen in as Kushell and Donnell share their feedback from the NextGen Summit at the IFA Convention and provide examples of some of the most exciting and innovative young minds in franchising.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of the Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.  Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's A Franchise Coach Website
    The Educated Franchisee Book
    The Educated Franchisee Website
    The FDD Exchange
    The Glossary of Franchise Terms

  • 00:31

    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus - One on One with Lorna Ross

    in Entrepreneur


    Lorna Ross, former lawyer, JAG officer, and Honeywell employee, joins co-host Graham Chapman to talk about the success she has enjoyed since opening two Los Angeles-based ShelfGenie locations in 2012.  Listen in as Lorna delivers specific, actionable advice that aspiring business owners can put to good use as the explore franchise opportunities and ultimately launch their own business.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of the Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.   Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's brand new A Franchise Coach resources website

    The Educated Franchisee Book

    The Educated Franchisee website

    The FDD Exchange

    The Glossary of Franchise Terms

    The Educated Franchisee workbook


     

  • 00:36

    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus - One on One with Nancy Scott

    in Business

    Nancy Scott, former USA Today reporter and an expert "information architect," joins Franchise Focus co-host Graham Chapman to explore best practices and trends in modern day marketing and business ownership.   Listen in as Nancy shares tips and tricks business owners can use to establish themselves as credible experts in their communities.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of The Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.   Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's brand new A Franchise Coach resources website
    The Educated Franchisee Book
    The Educated Franchisee website
    The FDD Exchange
    The Glossary of Franchise Terms
    The Educated Franchisee workbook

  • 00:39

    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus - One on One with Ed Evangelista

    in Business

    Ed Evangelista, Long Island-based MAACO franchise owner joins Franchise Focus co-host Graham Chapman to discuss his unique path to quick success as a franchise owner.   Listen in as Ed, a semi-absentee owner who still works as an executive at an internationally recognized Ad agency, shares how he has put his creative abilities and endless motor to good use in the first few months of franchise ownership.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of The Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.   Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's brand new A Franchise Coach resources website
    The Educated Franchisee Book
    The Educated Franchisee website
    The FDD Exchange
    The Glossary of Franchise Terms
    The Educated Franchisee workbook


     

  • 00:35

    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus - One on One with Tom Bernau

    in Business

    Tom Bernau, a thriving Valvoline Instant Oil Change multi-unit franchisee, joins Franchise Focus co-host Graham Chapman to compare/contrast joining a franchise system and creating your own company.  As a large multi-unit franchise owner, Tom also shares the unique advantages associated with sticking to a brand and opening multiple locations.


    About Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus


    Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus is a weekly podcast devoted to exploring key issues in franchising.   Co-hosts Rick Bisio and Graham Chapman interview industry leaders (franchisees, franchisors, service providers, media members, etc.) who share powerful advice related to successful franchise ownership.


    Bisio, the Amazon-best selling author of The Educated Franchisee and a leading consultant for FranChoice, is dedicated to helping Franchise Focus listeners realize their dreams of business ownership.   Listeners are encouraged to take advantage of the following resources as part of their due diligence process:



    Rick's brand new A Franchise Coach resources website
    The Educated Franchisee book
    The Educated Franchisee website
    The FDD Exchange
    The Glossary of Franchise Terms
    The Educated Franchisee workbook 


     


     

  • 01:00

    The Revelation of Jesus with Rick Sterling

    in Religion

    Rick brings a totally unique prespective to the study of Truth. You will be challenged in everything you now believe to be true. Join us for a stimulating presentation of Truth, Justice, and the Kingdom of Heaven.

  • 00:18

    Rick Smith Golf Radio Episode 1

    in Golf

    Top Teacher Rick Smith gives his take on the game, the swing the the Tour.