Author: Regina Clayton

Signs You’re ready to be your Own Boss

Owning your own business and becoming your own boss can sound equal parts thrilling and terrifying. It requires a leap of faith, ambition, commitment, and a readiness to learn … but if you’re successful, owning your own business will let you take control over your own time, have something to leave for your family, and … Continued

What to Expect When Buying a Franchise

If you’re interested in buying a franchise, chances are you’re looking to capitalize on selling products and services that come with instant name recognition, along with receiving proven training and support designed to help you succeed. But while investing in a franchise can indeed help to eliminate a lot of the upfront work (like territory … Continued

First Steps in Buying a Franchise

Before you sign on the dotted line for your new franchise business opportunity, there are quite a few steps you need to conquer first. From selecting the right fit for you to showing up on Discovery Day, and everything in between, there are several first steps in buying a franchise. Find the right franchise fit … Continued

Why Buy a Franchise?

Why Buy a Franchise? Why buy a franchise? The benefits of buying an existing, “packaged and ready to go” franchise in a well-designed system can make going into business for yourself much more manageable than an independent startup. By eliminating much of the hard work, like choosing a territory, finding a location, negotiating a lease, … Continued

Web Design for Contractors

Web Design for Contractors Has it been a while since you thought about your website? If so, you’re not alone. Many contractors are discovering that staying on top of new and emerging website standards and expectations can be challenging in today’s fast-paced business environment. While it’s true that conventional media hasn’t lost its value (people … Continued

Marketing Best Practices for Contractors

Given today’s economic environment, it’s crucial for contractors to focus on specific areas in order to ensure brand survival. What’s more is that when it comes to marketing best practices for contractors, you need to keep in mind that the digital evolution isn’t on its way – it’s already here, radically changing the way marketing … Continued

Watch AdvantaClean CEO Jeff Dudan On Undercover Boss

UNDERCOVER BOSS, in its eighth season, is a two-time Emmy Award-winning reality series that follows high-level executives as they slip anonymously into the rank-and-file of their own organizations.  The executives are given a new perspective on their corporation – being able to see what is running well, what may need adjustments, and working personally with the … Continued