Tuesday, October 18, 2022 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM CDT
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Franchising Basics


  • Learn what a franchise is and how it compares with starting your own business

  • Understand the self-analysis and financial commitments required to be successful

  • Learn how to screen and select franchises for investing using the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

  • Get practical tips for how to navigate and contract with Franchisors in order to run a successful franchise business.

Presented by: Bob Schriver

Bob Schriver is a current Twin Cities SCORE mentor with over 30 years experience with Franchising. Bob was founder, and owner of Coverall, a Twin Cities-based franchised commercial janitorial service with over $12 million in revenue. Within Bob's franchise career, he has  also established over 150 active franchises. Prior to franchising, Bob worked for four Fortune 500 companies including General Mills and Daytons.