Friday, August 15, 2014

West Coast Franchise Expo Franchise Trade Show, BE OUR GUEST at the Premier Franchising Expo in the West! | Franchise Trade Show News: West Coast Franchise Expo, BE OUR GUEST at the Premier Franchising Expo in the West!

October 23-25, 2014 - Anaheim Convention Center - Anaheim, CA
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You are invited to be our exclusive VIP guest at the 2014 West Coast Franchise Expo. It's a great opportunity to meet us, and over 200 of the leading franchises, including new and recognized brands. All industries will be represented at all investment levels - starting as low as $10,000, with both full and part-time opportunities.

A franchise allows you to be in business for yourself but not by yourself - with a proven business system that gives you endless support and branding. Don't miss your chance - attend the WCFE and get insight into all the benefits that franchise ownership has to offer.

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Industry experts who can help you make the right decisions and discover if franchising is right for you. Choose from over 40 FREE seminars and in-depth symposia - all designed to give you the inspiration, tools and knowledge about the sort of business to suit your dream and lifestyle.
Get legal and financial information & advice.

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Thursday, October 23 - 10:00AM-5:00PM
Friday, October 24 - 10:00AM-5:00PM
Saturday, October 25 - 10:00AM-4:00PM

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Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Tutoring Franchise Athena Learning Centers Adds In-Home Franchise Opportunities | Tutoring Franchise Athena Learning Centers Adds In-Home Franchise Opportunities to Traditional Retail Storefront Model.
PRINCETON, N.J. - Athena Learning Centers of Princeton, New Jersey, today introduced an In-Home brand model to potential franchisees that would enable them to offer K-12 one-to-one tutoring in math, reading, writing and science, as well as SAT and ACT college test preparation support in students' homes or other mutually agreed upon locations. This complements the company's traditional retail storefront franchise option, offering a lower-cost of entry to join the Athena Learning Centers network and a means to service smaller markets where the population would not support a retail storefront.

Athena Learning Centers franchises are a community of year-round Learning Centers that offer K-12 students innovative solutions for improving their math and reading skills in preparation for success in college and the 21st century workplace. Athena's after-school program curriculum is directly aligned with the Common Core State Standards. The company currently has franchises established in New Jersey, Texas and Florida, and plans to open 20 more in 2014.

"Our decision to create Athena Learning Centers as a franchisor was fueled by our passion to help children and improve their lives through education," said Mark Mele, CEO, Athena Learning Centers. "We seek franchisees who share our commitment and realize that some will not have the resources or potential customer base to support a retail location.  Our In-Home franchise option, along with our original retail storefront model, opens the door for virtually any qualified educator or entrepreneur to join our team and integrate our proven framework for success."

In-Home Brand Option: New Way to Integrate The Athena Advantage SM

By owning the Athena Learning Centers In-Home brand in their market, franchisees leverage all of the operational expertise and products of a traditional Athena Learning Center with an estimated initial investment of $45,000. (The investment for a retail storefront franchise is approximately $125,000.) Owners can either be certified teachers or employers with a staff of certified teachers that provide ... For the rest of the story go to