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Rascal House, Franchising a Cleveland favorite! 

Topic: Rascal House – Franchising a Cleveland favorite!  Broadcast Date: March 28st, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, discuss was the 1980 Cleveland hair spray and spandex manufacturer sales rise in 1980 partially caused by the founding of Rascal House…

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Franchisees domestic violence awareness stories!

Topic: Franchisees domestic violence awareness stories! How Molly Maid franchisees are making a difference. Broadcast Date: March 28st, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, discuss  franchisee development,  financing, franchise accounting, purchasing, growing your franchise, brand positioning, expanding your franchise concepts,…

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Pillars of Franchising – Women in Franchising

Topic: Women in Franchising! Franchising from the female point of view. Broadcast Date: March 21st, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join special co-host, Holly A Ford of Zarian Firm International, as she discusses with our special panel of women in franchising their experiences in franchising. Holly will womansplain to Ray and Fred and…

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Pillars of Franchising: Franchise law – What you need to know!

Topic: Franchise law – What you need to know! What you don’t know can hurt you. Original Broadcast – March 14, 2019 Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, as they discuss  how to be successful at financing, purchasing, developing, brand positioning, franchise law issues, marketing, expanding…

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Pillars of Franchising: Complementary Branding power – Inside the Ice Cream Box

Topic: Inside the Ice Cream Box, The power of Complementary Branding. Also, the story of Topper’s Craft Creamery Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, as they discuss  how to be successful at financing, purchasing, developing, brand positioning, complementary branding, expanding and selling your franchise. We are…

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Determining Business Multipliers
New Math – Determining Business Multipliers

New Math – Determining Business Multipliers “As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality”. – Albert Einstein So how do we lay relative certainty to the mystic multiplier when sellers, buyers, valuation experts, industry leaders and…

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Pillars of Franchising-SBA Franchise loans
Pillars of Franchising: SBA Franchise loans SCORE!

Topic:  SBA Franchise loans SCORE! Learn about SBA franchise loans and how SCORE can help you grow Host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, discuss  franchise development, financing, franchise accounting, purchasing, growing your franchise, brand positioning, expanding your franchise concepts, franchisee marketing, legal issues, SCORE mentoring, franchisor marketing, complementary…

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Pillars of Franchising: Navigating Franchisee Success with Franchise Navigator

Topic: Navigating Franchisee Success with Franchise Navigator Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, as they discuss  how to be successful at financing, purchasing, developing, brand positioning, expanding and selling your franchise. Our guest: Craig Slavin, President of Navigator Systems   Listen live to new episodes on Thursdays at 4p…

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Franchise Valentine's Day
Pillars of Franchising: A Very Franchise Valentine’s Day

Topic: A Very Franchise Valentine’s Day Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Mediavine Marketing, as they discuss  how to be successful at financing, purchasing, developing, brand positioning, expanding and selling your franchise.   A Special Thanks to Michele Rempel for coming on the show to announce that…

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Pillars of Franchising: How to find a franchise financing solution.

Topic: How to find a franchise financing solution. How to arrive on a financing solution that delivers a platform of financial safety allowing your enterprise to grow Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Mediavine Marketing, as they discuss  how to be successful at find a franchise financing solution,…

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