Hot Summer Franchises

franchise businesses perfect for summerSummer’s just around the corner, and that means a spike in temperatures and a spike in sales for the season’s hottest franchises. Some franchises, like swimming pool companies, run on a purely seasonal basis; others offer special attraction for the summer months, with a business model that generates revenue all year long.

Here’s a sneak peek at some franchise concepts that are hot in summer but won’t leave you hanging when the temperature drops.

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How to Evaluate a Franchise’s Return on Investment

Six ways to look at the ROI for owning a franchise.Owning a franchise gives you the ability to be in control of your life and schedule, as well as to chart your own career course. For some people, the flexibility offered by franchising and ability to have ownership of your own schedule could be priceless.

Even with those intangible benefits, Leslie Kuban, an Atlanta-based franchise specialist with FranNet, acknowledges that owning a franchise has to be a sensible financial decision.

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Have Kids, Will Franchise

work from home and franchise opportunities for parentsNow that you’re a parent, you want so much more for your growing family than being a slave to a boss. If you’re interested in venturing out on your own – with the support system a franchise provides – why not explore some emerging children’s franchises? It could be the perfect way to pursue a new career in mommy or daddy mode.

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Demarle at Home: Social, Direct-Selling Cookware Opportunity

Find the recipe for success in direct selling with Demarle at Home.Demarle at Homee, a sweet and savory direct-selling opportunity that’s relatively new in the United States, has become a “tasty” opportunity for many.

Cook up a storm and show off gourmet cooking items with Demarle’s “business in a box.” You will focus on the kitchen, also known as the heart of the home, and equip home cooks with items to help them wow their family and friends at breakfast, lunch, dinner, and of course, with dessert.

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