- This event has passed.
Business Expert Session with Jeff Levy: Franchising 101
January 31 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
* Please note: this class is not offered online, it is in person only. Register below*
Looking to purchase a franchise? Learn the basic steps to franchising success in this two-hour seminar. Learn about franchising option from one of the experts.
Topics covered will include:
-What a franchise is, and your relationship to the franchisor
-Learning the laws and legal requirements that apply to franchising in Washington State and their implications to you
-Understanding the criteria in choosing a franchise, what questions to ask, and how to ask them
-Researching hints and tools
-Learning the view into the proprietary method used by Jeff Levy, the instructor, to segment franchises in six different categories.
Jeff will also discuss financing, legal issues, incorporation, and preparation for your franchise.
About the instructor:
Jeff is a coach to individuals interested in exploring self-employment with an emphasis in franchising. His experience includes participation in new technology companies, leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, raising investment capital and coach to hundreds of startup ventures. Jeff has coached over 700 individuals and approximately 320+ who have become franchisees. He co-authored the book “Making the Jump – Into Small Business Ownership.” He was nominated for the “SBA 2016 Small Business Advocate,” award. In 2017 Jeff began blogging on franchising for the Seattle Public Library.