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Franchise Books and Resources

There's a lot to learn about the franchise industry. Learning exactly how franchising works will help you to make a final decision on whether or not to buy a franchise. There are many franchise books and resources that can help you.

MSA Seminars at 2014 International Franchise Expo, Javits Center, NYC
MSA will conduct several seminars for emerging and established franchisors at the 2014 International Franchise Expo in New York, June 19-21, 2014.

Franchising for Dummies
Franchising for Dummies is a great primer for prospective and current franchisors and franchisees. It's a concise handbook for understanding franchising with two of the world's leading experts as your tour guides: Dave Thomas, founder of Wendy's, and Michael Seid, Managing Director of MSA Worldwide.

The Franchise Times Guide to Selecting, Buying, and Owning a Franchise
The Franchise Times Guide to Selecting, Buying, and Owning a Franchise Book offers tips on everything from hiring and marketing to financing your franchise or leasing a retail space.

The Franchise Handbook
The Franchise Handbook lists hundreds of franchise companies alphabetically and by industry. Each listing includes a description of the franchise, company address, contact name and phone number as well as the franchise fee, capital requirements, number of franchises, training offered and other pertinent information.

Franchise Times Magazine
Franchise Times magazine provides franchisees and franchisors with reliable information and resources for building and growing their franchise businesses.

Streetwise Achieving Wealth Through Franchising
Streetwise Achieving Wealth Through Franchising provides all the necessary information you need to become a successful franchisee.

Business Plan Software - Palo Alto Business Plan Pro Software
Need help writing your franchise business plan? Business Plan Pro is software that creates your business plan. It also includes a business planning package that will help you improve and grow your business or franchise.

Five Must-Read Franchise Books
Five Must-Read Books About Getting Started in Franchising

How to Understand a Franchisors Financial Performance Representation
Understanding the importance and limitations of Financial Performance Representations when evaluating a franchise investment

Calendar of Franchise Meetings and Conferences
A calendar of upcoming franchise meetings and conferences for 2014 and 2015.

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