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SAVE THE DATE – AAFD Franchisee Leadership Summit Dates Announced for 2019

February 25th, 2019

by: AAFD

in: Featured,The Franchisee Voice

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 2019 AAFD FRANCHISEE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT AND ANNUAL CONFERENCE: “PROTECTING YOUR FRANCHISE EQUITY.” Last year’s AAFD Franchisee Leadership Summit and Annual Conference was a rousing success. We achieved a lot in 2018, but the fight for fair franchising is far from over! We need to keep the momentum going so that franchisees can protect the equity they work so hard to build in their franchise businesses. Join us this September in Phoenix, Arizona for the AAFD’s 2019 Fran... Read More »

ANNOUNCING… Drum Roll, Please! AAFD Lifestyle Health Plans

January 29th, 2019

by: AAFD

in: Featured,The Franchisee Voice

After years of searching for a quality health insurance benefit for AAFD members, we are excited to announce AAFD Lifestyle Health Plans from Medova Healthcare. The AAFD’s newly endorsed health insurance plans offer full-featured, affordable health insurance options with special savings exclusively for AAFD members and affiliated chapters! Stated simply, this new program is a game-changer for our members and our chapters. After exploring many different health insurance options over the years,... Read More »

Read the AAFD’s Comment to the NLRB’s Joint Employer Criteria

March 8th, 2019

by: AAFD

To all AAFD Members and Subscribers: We thought you would appreciate knowing that AAFD Chairman, Robert Purvin, has submitted a public comment to the National Labor Relatio... Read More »

January Was a Great Month for Franchise Hiring in the U.S.

March 4th, 2019

by: AAFD

While the U.S. government grounded to a halt during the longest government shutdown in our country’s history, franchise businesses continued to hire at an impressive clip. Acc... Read More »

SAVE THE DATE – AAFD Franchisee Leadership Summit Dates Announced for 2019

February 25th, 2019

by: AAFD

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 2019 AAFD FRANCHISEE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT AND ANNUAL CONFERENCE: “PROTECTING YOUR FRANCHISE EQUITY.” Last year’s AAFD Franchisee Leadership Summit and An... Read More »

ANNOUNCING… Drum Roll, Please! AAFD Lifestyle Health Plans

January 29th, 2019

by: AAFD

After years of searching for a quality health insurance benefit for AAFD members, we are excited to announce AAFD Lifestyle Health Plans from Medova Healthcare. The AAFD’s new... Read More »

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So You Want to Sell Your Franchise…

July 28th, 2016

by: AAFD

Is it time to retire and go live on a yacht in the Mediterranean just like you’ve always dreamed? Th... Read More »

Five Tips For Women Looking For A Franchise

May 19th, 2014

by: Jessica Bennett

Not every woman wants to “Lean In” and climb the corporate ladder (with all the long nights and drai... Read More »

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SecrtSOS

December 7th, 2018

About: Become a special agent with SecrtSOS, The Business Intelligence Agency. Discover how to move from overwhelming long hours to a place of sanity, wealth & gratit... Read More »

Textellent.com

August 8th, 2018

Member Offer: ---Text marketing is fast becoming the most impactful and cost-effective marketing tool to help franchisees in growing their businesses and delighting their... Read More »

Member Benefits: AAFD members enjoy these unbeatable benefits on office supplies and more

March 26th, 2018

Welcome to Savings! AAFD is excited to bring you NEW and IMPROVED benefits with Office Depot/OfficeMax! Enjoy significant new discounts and better pricing on products and ser... Read More »

Hotel Engine

October 31st, 2017

Member Offer: We are excited to announce that AAFD has secured an amazing hotel offering for its members.  You now have access to exclusive negotiated rates at thousands ... Read More »

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5 Tips on Finding a Cost-Effective Phone System for Small Businesses

by: Tad Nikolich

Finding a phone system that fits a small business's needs and budget can be a challenge. Traditional phone systems are expensive; most come with long-term contracts and early ... Read More »

Before You Start An Independent Business, Is A Franchise Available?

by: Jessica Bennett

Is it finally time to chuck the cubicle, endless conference calls, and 9 – 5? Are you ready to start your own business? Running a business can be an incredibly empowering expe... Read More »

The “absolute discretion” trap

by: M. Blen Gee Jr.

Sometimes one or two words in a franchise agreement can be the difference between financial life and financial death for a franchisee. As an attorney who routinely represen... Read More »

Franchisees and the Challenge of Social Networking

by: AAFD

Social media marketing is almost a requirement for businesses nowadays. More and more businesses are discovering that social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest c... Read More »

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