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3 Franchisees That Inspire Us This National Entrepreneurs Month

November is National Entrepreneurs Month, and we’re happy to have another excuse to celebrate business owners and leaders everywhere. For many, entrepreneurship is the American Dream. 51% of working-age Americans see the opportunity in starting a business. The idea of building your own empire--on your own terms--can sound pretty appealing. When most people think of [...]

2017-12-01T13:02:13+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Entrepreneurship, Home Care Industry|

5 Questions You Should Ask During Franchise Validation Calls

Starting a home care franchise can be both exciting and trying. While franchisors like Nurse Next Door try to make the discovery and learning process as welcoming as possible, a potential franchisee may also be dealing with the stress of a major life change and a deluge of new information. Making validation calls is an [...]

2017-04-25T15:35:36+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Entrepreneurship, FAQs, Home Care Industry|

4 Ways eLearning Is Changing The Game For Franchisees

Hiring great people takes effort. Retaining and training? Even more. So when you have the opportunity to streamline the process with systems (especially when you can increase employee engagement by 18% and knowledge retention by up to 60%), you jump on board. In 2016, Nurse Next Door teamed up with Learnkit to offer a customized [...]

4 Ways Franchisors Can Prepare for Millennial Franchisees

President & CEO, Cathy Thorpe, discusses how Nurse Next Door has prepared for millennial franchisees. Millennials in franchising — some welcome it, some are hesitant about it and some are trying to make sense of it. I am not overly surprised though that millennials want to buy franchises. In Dr. John P. Hayes’ article, he highlights [...]

2017-04-25T15:53:37+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Entrepreneurship, FAQs, Home Care Industry|