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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 650 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 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 Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns. All of US Lawn's landscaping professionals have a genuine commitment to improving communities and improving lives every day, which is a big reason they became part of the... more

We are meeting with Bill McPherson, the vice president of franchise development at AlphaGraphics, the global company that offers printing and marketing solutions at nearly 300 locations around the world. Bill is a franchise veteran... more

Special New Year's Day Show We thought we would start 2020 with a vintage show on motivation. David Handler is a professional business coach who specializes in helping leaders find clarity and take action to achieve their goals.... more

Several years ago, one of my peers Elzie Flenard introduced me to motivational speaker Steve Pavlina. Steve produced a number of great podcasts available to the public (uncopyright) on motivation, entrepreneurship and life balance. For... more

Today marks our 653nd show…Our special guest today is Chris Simnick, founder of the Synergy Franchise Group. With over 40 years of experience as an independent businessman, franchisee, and franchiser, including fifteen years of... more

Not long ago, I came across several interesting articles written by the Telephone Doctor Nancy Friedman on the Millennials. One article was called, ?Millennials + Customer Service. An Oxymoron? Or Great Generation?? and ?Do We Owe... more

With communities and businesses becoming more aggressive in their fight against drain and sewage problems caused by FOG (fats, oils and grease) and other organic matter, EnviroLogik, the expert in commercial drain line and odor... more

Today Franchise Interviews celebrates Thanksgiving, our 650th podcast, and 13th year anniversary. We start our show with our most recent Great Quotes in Franchising podcast. Today's Great Quote in Franchising comes from Joseph... more

We are meeting Brandon Ezra, Founder and CEO of Grand Welcome, the leading vacation rental management franchise. With the vacation rental segment is looking stronger than ever - over $13 billion in 2018 with a projected... more

We are meeting with Inger Nicolaisen the founder of Nikita Hair…an international hair salon chain with 150+ locations across Europe and recent franchise expansion to the United States. Inger is a prominent figure in Norway,... more
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