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Blueprint for Success - Part 5

Written by : John McGavin

Franchise Selection Decision Plan

How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time?

Keep your decision making simple—take it one small bite at a time! The following checklist provides a thumbnail sketch of the FranNet Four-Step Research Plan, along with estimated costs.

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Remember to review your business model every step of the way. It is your compass and will guide you in determining if you want to proceed with the research. Your FranNet advisor will coach you through this process and can recommend other professionals to assist as needed. This process typically takes 30 to 45 days.

Business Preferences Questionnaire

Thinking about your personal business preferences will help you to identify how various businesses will fit your own management style. While business goals tend to be universal, business preferences tend to be very personal. What's important to you in owning a business? Begin designing your perfect business by answering the questions below. Feel free to add whatever else you wish, including your thoughts about each question. Check all responses that apply.

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