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There are many different types of business ownership. A business owner can be a passive owner, meaning that they have made the financial investment in the business but rely on a general manager to fully manage it. Or there is semi-passive ownership. This is where a business owner works part time in the business, yet still relies heavily on someone else to manage it. Finally, there are owner-operators who make the financial investment and work in the business day-in-and-day-out managing all aspects of its operations and having a daily presence. This is how Michelle & I have run Burst. As owner-operators.

With only one week to go with Burst as it is today, I thought it only fitting to share some thoughts as to what Burst has meant to us. And it has meant so many things.

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Ooh, la la.  If you haven’t heard, lashes are all the rage in the beauty industry today. #lashlove

Whether you want to maintain that shy girl look or transition into a Queen Bee or go all the way for the Video Vixen look… Flirty Girl Lash Studio has you covered.  All you have to do is take a look at their “Lash Book” and pick the look that fits you best.

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Exploring franchise options can be overwhelming.
Which ones are the best ones?  Which ones are right for you?  Which ones are available in your area?  Which ones fit within your financial portfolio?  Which ones fit your business personality? Which ones fit your lifestyle goals?  The list goes on and on.  Bottom line, there are many franchise options available today but only certain ones are right for you.

So here's the real skinny on how "a good franchise consultant" can help you.

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Why SPENGA vs. Orange Theory you ask? This was one of the key comments/questions I received from my last blog where I shared my SPENGA experience.  Since you asked, I wanted to share my “whys”….

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SPENGA is giving Orange Theory a run for its money in the boutique fitness franchise world.

Ride. Rep. Revive.  That’s the SPENGA experience.  All in one 60-min workout.

I’ll admit since hearing about SPENGA and its tremendous franchise growth this past year (now over 90 locations), I’ve been curious about the SPENGA experience.

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There I said it.  I know this is provocative but this is one trend that investors can’t overlook.

My search on the “hottest new franchise trends” started with intentions of highlighting some rock-star boutique fitness studios, emerging health food brands, and some not-so-healthy but yummy fast-casual restaurant options, but then I ran across “Cannabis” as one of the hottest new trends

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Wow; this is a loaded question.  The answer will greatly depend on your personal goals as a business owner and threshold for risk-taking. Either path has pros and cons associated with it so let’s get busy and break them down for you.

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