Franchising has become an increasingly popular way for women to realize their dreams of business ownership. Over the past few years, the number of female franchise owners has nearly doubled as more and more opportunities that appeal to women become available. Women possess many of the necessary traits and skills to successfully run a franchise business while having flexibility to balance their work and home lives.
From 2010 to 2015, the number of women in franchising increased by 45 percent
SOURCE: Entrepreneur Magazine
Less than 30% of women say they are
The number of women-owned businesses has doubled over the past ten years
SOURCE: US Census Bureau; American Express; womenable.com
If nurturing is in your nature, a child care, education, or home health care franchise could be right for you. Have a passion for health or fitness, perhaps a fitness center or personal training is right for you. Or maybe you have something else in mind totally? You'll find as a woman that there are few limitations when it comes to franchise opportunities.
Franchising offers women the opportunity to own their own business on their own terms. Fulfill your dreams of becoming your own boss while having the flexibility to spend time with your family. Buying a franchise allows you to maintain a work-life balance while working in any number of industries.
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