As the holiday season approaches (I know I’m not the only one seeing the decorations in the stores and TV commercials already) and soon after that the end of the year, many of us find ourselves reflecting on where we are in life. Maybe it’s the holiday cheer, or maybe it’s the thought of a fresh start in the new year, but around this time, many people resolve to find a more balanced life. Since our jobs have such a profound impact on our personal lives, it’s hard not to take stock on where you are in your career as the new year approaches.
If you have found yourself stuck in a rut, or in a job that doesn’t seem to fit your needs on either a professional or personal level, franchising could be the solution you’ve been looking for. Owning your own business can seem overwhelming and daunting – especially if you’ve worked in any typical office setting where you are responsible for one facet of the business, not all of them – but there are many things about franchising that could make owning your own business more of a fit for you than you thought.
When you invest in a franchise business you are buying an established, tested, and proven business model. This keeps you from making the mistakes commonly seen in startup businesses. Joining a proven system prevents you from reinventing the wheel and offers you the benefits of an established brand, the chance to start up quickly and the support of a corporate team – which takes us to our next reason…
Be in Business for Yourself, Not By Yourself
When you buy a franchise you are never alone. You are part of an established brand and a growing family, with ongoing support and training from the franchisor. Joining a franchise system gives you the opportunity to pick up the phone at any time and ask questions to the franchisor or even to other franchisees. You are purchasing experience and expertise, allowing you to focus on your business’ growth, sustainability, and success.
Set Yourself Up for Success
Business ownership offers you the opportunity to take control of your career, finances, schedule and future. You are your own boss. Work hard for yourself and you’ll reap the benefits, giving you the ultimate return on your investment.
Mosquito Joe Franchise Opportunities
Mosquito Joe gives you a great franchise opportunity in a fast-growing industry, providing a service that benefits your community and makes you feel good about your business. Owning a Mosquito Joe provides the independence of running your own business with a strong foundation of guidance and support from an established corporate office. Our leadership includes over 80 years combined in franchise knowledge, marketing and operations support, and a team that is always on your side. Combine that with the flexibility of a seasonal business, the ability to run MoJo from your own home, and the knowledge you’re in business for yourself and you’ve possibly got the answer to make 2014 the best year yet. For more information on why Mosquito Joe, visit our website and read about how you can become a Mosquito Joe franchise partner (and hero) in your area.