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Welcome to Franchise Today as it celebrates its 10th year in 2019! Join host Stan Friedman, President of FRM Solutions every Wednesday at 12 PM ET / 11 AM CT as he provides full disclosure on what’s going on inside Franchising today and serve up discussions with weekly guests, who will talk about best practices for building and growing sustainable franchise brands. Each podcast will begin with the Spot On, Front of the House. This will feature Industry News, updates Company Earnings News and Who’s on the Move… Franchise Pros on the go. This will be followed by a weekly featured guest interview, with someone from the world of franchising. Could be either a franchisor or a supplier, that provides insights into high-level support services or top-quality products to better enable the franchise community. Each podcast will wrap with a look ahead to upcoming industry events, upcoming guests or important dates on the horizon.

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"I'm proud of how we've built our business, first establishing a successful company-owned operation in the Denver market and then expanding into franchising off of that strong model and foundation." - Mike Mastous, founder... more

This week on Franchise Today co-hosts Stan Friedman and Paul Segreto welcome as their guest Jennifer Yiangou, Vice President of Operations and Compliance at Self Esteem Brands. Jennifer discusses the unique culture at... more

?We started to get into selling a bunch of different items in retail that didn't necessarily relate to our core product of swim lessons. Not only was it not successful, it took time and energy away from focusing on our swim lessons. As... more

"Previously, upon earning their degrees, veterinarians' options were limited to either working in a vet's office or animal hospital, or starting their own brick & mortar practice, which is tough. They're typically overworked and underpaid,"... more

"On the notion of values alone that's probably one of the key drivers because, when you have a clear set of values, they can vary from company to company, I use that as a filter." - Steve Greenbaum, CEO of ComForCare Health Care... more

This week on Franchise Today co-hosts Stan Friedman and Paul Segreto welcome as their guest Ray Titus. In addition to serving as CEO of United Franchise Group and its affiliated companies. Mr. Titus is a life-long... more

"I love franchising because you have the ability to bring in entrepreneurs who are going to be a part of your culture and go into your system with a blue print and turn key operation so they can scale their own business and find their own... more

?Even with a franchise, there are many tidy details and lessons to be learned. These things are easy to miss, and it's important to take time and pick up a nugget or two to improve your life,? says Shannon Hudson, co-founder and... more

?What we saw in Fuzzy's was not just amazing unit economics, but an amazing culture." - Aziz Hashim, Managing Partner, NRD Capital This week on Franchise Today co-hosts Stan Friedman and Paul Segreto welcome as their guest Mel... more

?Since the day it came to fruition, Pilates ProWorks has stayed true to its mission in providing affordable access to high-energy, Pilates-based group fitness classes that engage the core, break the norm and foster a sense of community and... more
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