Category Archive: Building Your Business

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    Franchisee Focus: Katie Moore

    Katie Moore was a successful manager at a Chicago-area payroll company, but she always knew she wanted to do something bigger. She had an entrepreneurial spirit, but as a new mom, Katie was unsure if the time was right to make a big change. She and her husband, Larry, decided to explore educational child care […]

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    Advantages of Multi-Unit Franchise Ownership

    Sometimes, owning one Kiddie Academy franchise just isn’t enough. Today, 54% of Kiddie Academy franchisees own more than one Academy. That’s in line with the trend nationally, as reported by research firm FRANdata, that shows multi-unit franchise operators control 54% of the more than 400,000 franchise units in the United States. “There is no greater […]

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    “Why I Chose to Start a Business with Kiddie Academy”

    Owning and operating a Kiddie Academy educational child care franchise is more than a sound business venture, it’s a personally rewarding, life-changing decision for our franchisees all over the country. “Our children went to one of our competitors, and we were very, very unhappy. We looked at each other, laughed and said we could do […]

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    Small Business Resources for Franchise Start-ups

    People turn to franchising as a business for many varied reasons. Some individuals embrace it because they have a special interest in a particular field but appreciate the comfort level, consistency and security associated with working with a tried-and-true business network. Other people gravitate towards a particular brand, and there are some folks that pursue […]

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    Celebrating Franchisee Success for National Small Business Week

    National Small Business Week kicked off on Sunday, April 29, and continues through Saturday, May 5. Started by President John F. Kennedy in 1963, the annual celebration recognizes the small businesses and the contributions that they make to local communities and the national economy. The annual event is hosted by the Small Business Administration, and […]

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    Opening a Child Care Franchise is as Easy as 1-2-3

    If you’re considering opening a child care franchise, you’ve come to the right place. For over three decades, Kiddie Academy has exemplified what it means to be an educational child care leader. Families all over the country are looking for child care options that engage their children mentally, physically, and socially, and becoming a Kiddie […]

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    Kiddie Academy® Welcomes Prospective Franchisees at Multi-Unit Franchising Conference in Las Vegas, April 3-6

    Kiddie Academy® invites anyone heading to Las Vegas for the Multi-Unit Franchising Conference, April 3-6, to visit the Kiddie Academy booth (#109) and discuss future growth opportunities with our franchise development team. Our team will share how participants can gain financial independence, flexible hours, more time with family and impact your community as part of […]

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    National Mom & Pop Business Owners Day

    KIDDIE ACADEMY® CELEBRATES NATIONAL MOM AND POP BUSINESS OWNERS DAY Choose a job you love and you’ll never work a day in your life. These words by the ancient Chinese philosopher Confucius are valuable for anyone in the workforce, but resonate among small business owners—people who have taken a leap of faith to start a […]

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    KIDDIE ACADEMY HEADS TO THE DALLAS FRANCHISE EXPO JANUARY 18-20

    Franchise Expo South is the place to be to learn about franchise opportunities with Kiddie Academy®. Click here to get your complimentary show pass and visit us at Booth #707 to learn how you can gain financial independence, flexible hours, time with family and community impact. Our team of franchise development experts led by Greg […]

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    Kiddie Academy Announces New Opening

    Vancouver-Fishers Landing, WA (November 22, 2017) — Kiddie Academy®, a nationally recognized provider of comprehensive education-based child care programs, has just opened its newest location in Vancouver-Fishers Landing with a capacity for 166 children. For more than 28 years the company has been successful with combining learning with child care, said Deepika Ilavarasan, Owner of Kiddie Academy of Vancouver-Fishers […]

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