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Joel Libava
Works at The Franchise King® works at Franchise Selection Specialists Inc.
Attended Hard Knocks University Inc.
Lives in Cleveland, Ohio
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Franchise Ownership Advisor, and Marketer - I show people how to choose, research and buy a franchise.
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1-0n-1 franchise advice, writing, marketing, public speaking
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  • The Franchise King® works at Franchise Selection Specialists Inc.
    present
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Cleveland - Vegas, Iowa, Texas
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The Franchise King® Offers The Best Franchise Buying Advice
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I'll Help You Take The Guesswork Out Of Buying A Franchise
                    

If you're thinking about buying a franchise, I'll show you what to do-to increase your chances of success as the owner of a franchise business...Like:
  • How to ascertain what the top franchises are
  • How to determine your real financial capability (Budget)
  • How to do amazing franchise research
  • How to get the right kind of franchise business loan
  • How to find a franchise attorney that will help protect you
Check out the 20 Things You Must Do Before You Buy a Franchise to get started on the right foot. 


"Joel is top of the class when it comes to small business advising, both in the franchise industry and for entrepreneurs across the board. He is my go to man and referral for all things franchise!"

-Laura Petrolino, Client Services Director at Arment Dietrich, Inc.


If you want to learn how to lower your financial risk, and increase your chances of success, let's talk. Contact me now.

And, check out The Franchise Biz Directory for franchise ideas!


Bragging rights
I'm a published business book author. I write an exclusive monthly guest post on franchising for the Small Business Administration. And I'm a Dad..
Education
  • Hard Knocks University Inc.
    2012
  • Brush High School, Cleveland State, Ohio School Of Broadcasting
  • charles f brush
    1975 - 1977
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My Newest Project: #Franchise   Business University. Starting off with a Free Online Course For Franchise-Seekers!
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Some Not-So Obvious Things Franchise Buyers Need To Do 
The Franchise King shares 4 not-so-obvious things interested parties need to explore before getting into franchise ownership.
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Low-Investment #Franchise -- you get to keep your job!
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Cleveland's Deli REALLY needs to do The Job tonight. He will. #GoCavs
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In which the article I wrote about McDonald's whopper of a Quarter-Pounder got mentioned by and linked to from @TheWashingtonPost   
Our rundown of news affecting start-ups and small businesses.
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3 Franchise Purchasing Success Secrets

1. Spend 5 times as much time researching your franchise choices than you originally planned on doing

2. Once you sign your franchise agreement, don’t look back.

3. Click the link for #3!
Here are The Franchise King's 3 Powerful Franchise Secrets. Read what they are and grab his top franchise research eBook.
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