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Les Wharton Appointed as Chair to IFA Legal Committee

Les Wharton, Chief Legal Officer of Coverall North America, one of the leading franchisors of commercial cleaning businesses, has been selected to serve as Chair of the Legal Committee of the International Franchise Association (IFA), the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. “IFA plays a vital role in supporting 733,000 franchise establishments around ..

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Invest In Your Future

Tax season may be the right time to launch a business. According to the IRS,  83% of Americans are expected to receive a refund. Instead of frivolous purchases or extravagant vacations, the extra cash on-hand may be what aspiring entrepreneurs need to help them clear the financial hurdle of starting their own businesses.   For more than ..

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Coverall is a Military Friendly Franchise

The Coverall® System is proud to be recognized in the industry as a Military Friendly Franchise.  Over the years and very recently we have won several prestigious awards including Best for Vets from US Veteran Magazine, Best for Vets from Military Times Magazine, and being named in the Top 50 Franchises for Military Veterans by ..

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3 Hot Tips to Help Finance Your Franchised Business

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Abraham Lincoln You’ve decided this is the year you are going to start working for yourself yet one thing is holding you back. Drive? No. Determination? No. It’s money. Or rather, lack of money to invest in a business. You’re not alone. 68% ..

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3 Reasons Veterans Would Make Good Franchised Business Owners

It’s undeniable, the men and women who serve and have served our country are heroes. Armed with special skills and training for the battlefield, these brave people protect our country and freedom every day. Each year on November 11, Veteran’s Day, we honor these former and active military with parades and events across the country. ..

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3 Chances in March for Franchise Expos

If you’re in the Cincinnati, Philadelphia, or Richmond area, here are three great opportunities to learn about being your own boss in the commercial cleaning industry: http://www.franchiseshowinfo.com/ and http://www.civilianjobs.com/ Offers to sell Coverall franchises made by prospectus only. See the Franchise Disclosure Document for details. Event #1 What: The Franchise & Own Your Own Business Show When: March ..

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3 Ways to Fund Your Franchised Business

Did you get your W2 yet? If you’re anxiously waiting to file your taxes to use that cash for something good, we’ve got 3 very good ideas of what you can do with that refund. What did you spend it on in the past? A survey found that 30% of Americans plan to pay a ..

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Spotlight: 2 Hot Cities for Small Businesses

Every city has its perks and unique cultural landscape that can help you achieve your personal or career aspirations. But what if you want to see what’s out there, where to go and what to expect? Here’s some data on 2 of the hottest cities for small businesses and why. Chicago According to a recent ..

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I bought a franchise…now what? Customer Nurturing

Customer nurturing is a pivotal part of franchise growth. The longer you keep a customer the more likely you are to profit from your investment. Your current customers are your best source of referrals and upsells because happy customers are more likely tell others about your business and ask you for more services. But, each ..

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I bought a franchise…now what? Growing Your Business

Steady growth is something every business owner wants and needs to keep a business going.  But, business cards are just the beginning of what might fuel business growth. To truly nurture your business, consistency, communication and building trust with your customers are essential. Have you ever attempted to grow and tend a vegetable garden? If ..