Tag Archive: small business

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    Phoenix: A Hot Market for Opening a Business

    It’s hot in Phoenix, no matter how you look at it. If you’re looking for a place that has more than 300 days of sunshine each year and year-round warm temperatures, Phoenix is your place. If you’re looking for a market with a growing population and economic base, again, Phoenix is your place.[1] The capital […]

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    Franchising vs. Going It Alone

    It’s a great time to be in the child care business. This industry has been growing for years. As of 2017, there were an estimated 24 million children in the United States under the age of 5, and more than 18 million were in some sort of child care every week. The result is a […]

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    Be Kiddie Academy’s Guest for Franchise Expo South

    You can save money and learn about owning your own business by being Kiddie Academy’s guest at the 2019 Franchise Expo South in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Franchise Expo South is the premier franchise expo serving the Southern United States, Caribbean and Latin America. This year’s event will be held Jan. 24-26, from 10 a.m. to […]

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    Tips for Franchise Success in 2019

    The new year will be here before you know it. Whether you’re a seasoned Kiddie Academy franchisee or are considering purchasing your first franchise in the new year, this is when you should be focused on making sure you’re doing what you need to do to ensure the success of your business in 2019. “There’s […]

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    Can You Be the Boss? Quick Quiz

    Every parent who’s faced the competing demands of work and home has yearned for the freedom of being their own boss.  The pressures of reporting to a superior while also juggling the day-to-day responsibilities of parenting can be the catalyst for starting your own business.   However, being in charge isn’t for everyone. Here’s a […]

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    Which is Right for You: Franchise or Business Opportunity?

    If  you’re thinking about starting a daycare business, you may wonder about the difference between joining a franchise and pursuing a business opportunity or start-up?  Which is best for you?  As part of your business planning, you’ll want to collect as much background information as possible before making a decision. Entrepreneur Magazine recently published a […]

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    Small Business, Big Impact

    Considering starting a franchise business?  If so, you’ll be joining the ranks of small business owners across the country who are so critical to the U.S. economy.  Kiddie Academy is proud of our successful track record of helping individuals to realize their dream of having their own business. According to SBA’s Office of Advocacy, small businesses […]

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    North Carolina Couple Secures Small Business Loan to Open a Kiddie Academy

    Meet the Lorenz family, a husband and wife duo that were looking to fulfill their dream of becoming business owners. Jerome Lorenz, with a background in business finance and banking along with his wife Vladimira, a former executive assistant wanted to be able to provide high quality child-care to children and parents in the Asheville […]

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    Starting a Franchise Business: Two Free Resources

    Starting your own franchise business can be both thrilling and terrifying.  While you dream of being your own boss, you may not be aware of all of the steps you must take to achieve that goal.  The good news is that you’ve already invested (through your tax dollars) in two powerful resources that can guide […]

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    Choosing a Child Care Franchise Partner

    Wondering if a child care franchise like Kiddie Academy is right for you?  Check out this new interview filmed during Franchise Expo South that may help to answer some of your questions! For more information on owning a Kiddie Academy franchise, please visit our website.  You’ll find great information on our educational child care franchise […]

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