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Franchisee 101: Is Franchising Right for Me?

Friday, December 8 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm • Organized By Small Business & Technology Development Center - University of Missouri Kansas City
4747 Troost Ave, Suite 104, Kansas City, MO 64110


Join our franchise experts as they de-mystify the franchise buying process, and walk you through how to successfully get into business for yourself. Join us for lunch to network and ask questions. Then our franchise experts will discuss taking your business to the next level through franchising.

Come for one or both sessions, lunch is included from 12 - 1. We’ll cover:

• “Hot” trends for today’s expanding economy

• Franchise myths and misconceptions

• “Where’s the money? Financing your new business

• Average investment for franchises

• How to diversify your investment portfolio with business ownership

• Strategies for finding the best business system for you and your family

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Small Business & Technology Development Center
4747 Troost Ave
Suite 104
Kansas City, MO 64110
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