Franchise Ownership has become one of the most successful and most recognized forms of business. Franchise opportunities can make the American dream of owning one's own business a reality, with the "safety net" of being part of a larger corporation. Franchise Ownership is a multi-billion dollar industry and it has roots on nearly every big city street-corner, or small-town Main Street. It is within large clothing chains, coffee chains, and food stores.
Franchise opportunities certainly offers an excellent opportunity to start running your own business with the strength of hundreds or even thousands of successful outlets behind you. There are numerous Franchise Directories and Franchise Guides that are available to select a successful franchise opportunity for the ambitious entrepreneur looking to start his or her own franchise. There are various types of franchise opportunities available including home based franchise businesses.