Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM AZ
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Tempe Public Library 
3500 S Rural Road
Tempe, AZ 85282

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SCORE Administration 
Greater Phoenix SCORE 
(602) 745-7250 

Franchising Boot Camp Workshop Series

Find It, Buy It, Grow It for Success

Franchising is a proven way to achieve your dream of building your own business. There are more than 4,000 franchising options available today, so how do you find the one that’s right for you?

In the world of franchising, the investigation process can be overwhelming. And you could spend thousands of dollars in attorney and consultant fees to answer questions about starting and operating a franchise business.

This Franchising Boot Camp four-week workshop series will guide you through the investigation process and help you plan for long-term success. Here’s how it works:



You will learn about:


August 3      (3 hours)

Introduction to Franchising

Common mistakes, finances overview, evaluating opportunities


August 7      (2 hours)

Planning for Success

SCORE mentor support, business planning process


August 17    (3 hours)

What It Takes to get Started

Paths to success or failure, fees and investment, regulations and expectations


August 24    (3 hours)

Operating and Growing Your Franchise

Contracts, obligations and restrictions, daily operations, finances and money management



These workshops will save you time and money in your journey to entrepreneur success through franchising. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and are interested in learning about owning a franchise and the opportunities out there, this boot camp series is for you!  You must register for each workshop individually.

Register today for first workshop, Introduction to Franchising. In this workshop, you will learn:

  • Most Frequent Mistakes
  • Potential Income
  • Typical Franchise Investments
  • Correlations Between Investment and Income
  • How to Separate Hot Opportunities from Not Opportunities
  • Which Types of Opportunities May be Best for Your Personally
  • The First Step in Your Success Journey – The Franchise Disclosure Document.

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Kent Craven has been self-employed for more than 35 years. For the past 25 years he has helped people invest in the best franchise opportunities while advising them on the best combination of legal entity, tax treatment and funding strategy.