Tag: Small business optimism

Franchise Opportunities Network Announces Entrepreneur Scholarship Winner

August 8, 2017 | By

Aug. 8, 2017 – The Franchise Opportunities Network has announced the winner of its 2017 Entrepreneur Scholarship Contest.  Shelby Schrager-Sours, a student at Arizona State University, won the $1,500 scholarship. Students were asked to write an essay answering the following questions, in 800 words or less: If you became an Entrepreneur, what type of venture would […]

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Entrepreneurs’ Optimism Shifts into High Gear As Investment Interest in High-End Franchises Doubles

October 15, 2015 | By

Atlanta, GA – (October 15, 2015) – A surge in high-dollar franchise investment inquiries signals growing optimism among entrepreneurs, as small-business owners and prospects look ahead to growth in the U.S. economy. Interest in franchises requiring more than $100,000 has nearly doubled over the past two years, and interest in $250,000+ businesses has tripled, according […]

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