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Franchise Talk: Franchise Lessons from the Movie About the Man Who Built the McDonald’s Brand

One of the world's biggest franchise brands had to start somewhere

Spoiler Alert: This article contains information that reveal the plot of the movie “The Founder”Franchising has been around for many decades, and as the industry evolves, new lessons can always be learned from all the new entrepreneurs growing their businesses from one ...

by Sam Christopher Lim  | October 05, 2017 04:00:00
Startup Tips

7 signs saying it's time to transition from employee to entrepreneur

When exactly should you leap and take the risk?

Entrepreneurship isn’t easy. It’s risky, it’s stressful and the success rate for new businesses really isn’t all that encouraging. So, why do people become entrepreneurs? Usually, it’s because we find that simply working a job just isn’t enough. We need to challenge ourselves, ...

by Steven Kaufman  | October 10, 2016 04:00:00
News and Events

Michael Keaton channels McDonald's Ray Kroc in ‘The Founder’

McDonald’s get 'The Social Network' treatment.

 Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs both were the subjects of prestige movies dramatizing the origin stories of the world's most recognizable brands, and now the story of Ray Kroc, the man behind the McDonald's empire, will be portrayed in The Founder.Michael Keaton stars ...

by Nina Zipkin  | April 25, 2016 03:00:00