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Nurse Next Door’s Heart Keeps Expanding With CEO Cathy Thorpe

Since 2014, Cathy Thorpe has led Nurse Next Door as President and CEO. She’s just what the doctor ordered: a winning combination of a BOLD PINK outlook and 20+ years of strategic leadership experience. At the 2016 PROFIT 500 CEO Summit, Profitguide.com asked Cathy how she was able to enable change at Nurse Next Door, [...]

December 22nd, 2016|Entrepreneurship, Featured, Media|

Explosion in US Senior Population Makes a Home Care Franchise the #1 Choice

Over the next few decades, home care franchisees are going to be even more glad they chose this business. The home care industry is on the cusp of a major breakthrough. With Baby Boomers (the largest generation of the last century) now reaching their 60s and 70s, the next 30 years will encompass more people [...]

November 14th, 2016|Expansion & Growth, Health Care|

Why Joining the Nurse Next Door Bold Pink Club Will Change Your Home Care Business

Learn why Nurse Next Door's Bold Pink Club is the number one club to be a part of this upcoming year. Bold Pink Club bōld/piNGk/kləb/ noun Nurse Next Door’s top-performing Franchise Partners who have met or surpassed revenue targets for their respective franchises territories. An achievement 14 franchises and 22 Franchise Partners celebrated this year. [...]

October 24th, 2016|Culture, Entrepreneurship, Franchise|

How to Start a Home Health Care Business

If your idea of fulfillment is helping family or friends age more comfortably, you'll want to start a home health care business. Congratulations on what’s surely going to be an exciting and fulfilling move! What’s actually involved in setting up a home care business? At Nurse Next Door, we’ve helped enough people start up in [...]

October 17th, 2016|Entrepreneurship, Featured, Health Care|

5 Reasons You Can’t Miss Nurse Next Door’s Annual Conference

Takeaways from Nurse Next Door’s Annual Conference 2016 #WeAreBoldPink This past month, we celebrated our 9th Annual Conference with Nurse Next Door Franchise Partners and HeartQuarters members. This three day conference from September 15th to September 17th located in Vancouver, BC — where Nurse Next Door started 15 years ago — has become a highlight [...]

October 5th, 2016|Culture, Entrepreneurship, People|

Freak Genes

About this author: David Rendall has a doctor of management degree in organizational leadership, as well as a graduate degree in psychology. He is the author of three books: The Four Factors of Effective Leadership; The Freak Factor; and The Freak Factor for Kids. He will also be a keynote speaker at Nurse Next Door's [...]

August 24th, 2016|Culture, Entrepreneurship, People|

10 Reasons to Buy a Home Care Franchise

You’re thinking of starting a business, but have you considered franchising? The idea of owning a home care franchise might bring to mind a Subway or a Pizza Hut, but it’s more than just fast food. It’s a good idea to compare franchising to starting a business from scratch, and see which one might better [...]

July 18th, 2016|Entrepreneurship, Franchise, Health Care|

A Home Care Franchise Heart-to-Heart: Hersh

Learn why Hersh, Franchise Sales Manager, loves helping people buy franchises. In this installment of Franchising Heart-to-Heart, our Franchise Sales Manager, Hersh Kalles tells us why Nurse Next Door means so much to him. What were you doing before NND? I had just come back from several months in Asia where I was building my [...]

June 29th, 2016|Culture, Franchise, Interview, People|

A Home Care Franchise Heart-to-Heart: Jason

Learn why Jason, Senior Franchise Development Manager, loves meeting motivated people in the home care franchising market. In this installment of Franchising Heart-to-Heart, our Senior Franchise Development Manager, Jason Isley talks about how he helps potential Franchise Partners decide if Nurse Next Door is right for them. What were you doing before NND? I was [...]

June 13th, 2016|Culture, Franchise, Interview, People|