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Richard Basch
Works at Synergy HomeCare
Lives in Scottsdale, AZ
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It's Time to Fish or Cut Bait for our Franchisor and Franchisee...
RECAP: In my last post, our Franchisee found himself delving deep into the world of franchise brokers (aka: consultants), in an effort to determine if this was the best route to ensure his success as a future franchisee.  He had already explored a number of...
RECAP: In my last post, our Franchisee found himself delving deep into the world of franchise brokers (aka: consultants), in an effort to determine if this was the best route to ensure his success as a future franchisee. He had already explored a number of online websites and "portals," and had ...
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From Books to Brokers!
Following is post five (5) in an ongoing series of posts regarding the franchising experience. RECAP: In my last post, both Franchisee and Franchisor were astute enough to realize how much they didn't know about franchising. Unlike so many people today who ...
Following is post five (5) in an ongoing series of posts regarding the franchising experience. RECAP: In my last post, both Franchisee and Franchisor were astute enough to realize how much they didn't know about franchising. Unlike so many people today who suffer from data overload and what I ...
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Initial Search Completed – More Perplexed Than Ever!
FRANCHISEE Now that I've reviewed the results of my top five paid search results (ads), here’s what I found: Two of the ads were for specific franchise opportunities – one was a wood renewal franchise and the other a healthy vending concept. Both featured ...
FRANCHISEE Now that I've reviewed the results of my top five paid search results (ads), here's what I found: Two of the ads were for specific franchise opportunities – one was a wood renewal franchise and the other a healthy vending concept. Both featured websites that were relatively ...
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Following is post six (6) in an ongoing series of posts regarding the franchising experience. To view all posts as a series, please visit  http://bit.ly/behindtfc . RECAP: In my last post, our Franchisee had just begun to explore the wonderful world of fran...
Following is post six (6) in an ongoing series of posts regarding the franchising experience. To view all posts as a series, please visit http://bit.ly/behindtfc. RECAP: In my last post, our Franchisee had just begun to explore the wonderful world of franchise brokers (aka consultants), ...
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No Silver Bullet – It’s Homework Time!
Following is post four (4) in an ongoing series of posts regarding the franchising experience. FRANCHISEE Although my searches provided some great links and some very helpful information, what I really need is a few good books (or at least something I can d...
FRANCHISEE Although my searches provided some great links and some very helpful information, what I really need is a few good books (or at least something I can download to my Kindle). Call me crazy, but if I'm going to invest a good chunk of my life savings into a business, I really want to ...
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Let The Internet Searches Begin!
Following is post two (2) in an ongoing series of posts
regarding the franchising experience.  FRANCHISEE Well, alrighty then --
let’s see what the web has to say about franchising .  (Opens Google and enters the words “franchise
opportunities.”)  HOLY COW ...
PAID SEARCH RESULTS - These are results that show up as an “Ad” at the top and on the right-hand side of a search results page based on Google's AdWords program. Here's a link to a great explanation of how this program works http://www.wordstream.com/articles/what-is-google-adwords.
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  • Synergy HomeCare
    President, 2012 - present
  • Sears Holdings Corporation
    Vice President
  • Cottman Transmission Systems, LLC
    President
  • The Litttle Gym International, Inc.
    Vice President
  • Pump It Up Management, LLC.
    Vice President
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Rick Basch
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Richard J Basch, CFE, CSA
Introduction

As the son of a Stanford professor, Richard J. (Rick) Basch grew up in an environment where education and hard work were prized above all else. Over the course of his nearly two-decades-long career in franchising, Rick has become an accomplished franchise consultant whose unique industry perspective is rooted in his broad base of personal experiences. As a former franchisee, published author and senior franchising executive, Rick has truly seen both sides of the coin and has has gained significant credibility as someone who has "walked the walk." 

From an educational standpoint, Rick is a seasoned management executive with an MBA, PMP, CFE and 17+ years of experience in all aspects of business growth & development including: operations, sales, marketing and support. In addition, he is the Founder and CEO of GoodFran Franchise Consulting, LLC and author of Behind The Franchise Curtain - The Ten Key Elements of Franchising.

Over the course of his dynamic management career, Rick has spearheaded many successful business and marketing initiatives resulting in exponential business growth and market expansion. 

Operational responsibilities have included: the planning and implementation of corporate programs and procedures, franchise sales, data analysis based on the implementation of cutting edge business intelligence (BI) tools, employee training, establishing key strategic alliances and full profit and loss accountability.

Specialties: 

• Team Leadership

• Financial Management (P&L)

• Franchise Development (Sales)

• Communication 

• Customer Service

• Measures & Standards

• Individual & Group Management

• Project Management

• Strategic Decision Making

• Cost/Expense Control

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Scottsdale, AZ
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Schaumburg, IL - Conshohocken, PA - Stanford, CA - San Jose, CA
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