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March 30-31, 2019: Columbus - Ohio Expo Center - Kasich Hall B.

Sat. 11am-5pm · Sun. 11am-4pm · $8 at the door · 2-for-1 online

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Free Seminars & Workshops

Seminar Room is Presented by: Allstate

Learn from the best and from those who have been there, done that, lived and breathed it, and fallen along the way. You'll be inspired, well educated, and keen by the time you leave.



Saturday, March 30, 2019

 

 

Effie Katris 

12:00 PM

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Franchising

Seminar presented by: Effie KatrisThe Entrepreneur's Source

In this session you will learn:

  • Why you should consider Franchising as a path to self-employment.
  • How do determine the best concept for you.
  • What to look for when comparing opportunities.
  • The questions you need to ask before you buy.

 

Michael Steinke 

12:45 PM

5 Lessons I Learned in My First Year as a Small Business Owner

Seminar presented by: Michael SteinkeAllstate Insurance Company

This session will cover:

  • Hear from an experienced Sales Leader who consults on a daily basis with over 30 Allstate Agency Owners.
  • Learn the keys of launching a successful small business.
  • Also hear from the experiences from a current Allstate Agency Owner.

 

Chris Zirke

1:30 PM

How to Buy a Franchise With Friends

Seminar presented by: Chris ZirkeThe Gertsburg Law Firm

In this session you will learn:

  • Legal issues to consider.
  • Operational issues to consider.
  • Philosophical issues to consider.

 

Gareth Parry 

2:15 PM

The Do's & Don'ts of Buying a Franchise

Seminar presented by: Gareth ParryInnofran Consultants

What You Will Learn:

  • Critical questions to ask a franchisor before buying a franchise.
  • What not to ignore when selecting a franchise.
  • How to effectively evaluate a franchise opportunity.

Sunday, March 31, 2019

 

 

Chris Conner

12:00 PM

How to Start Your Own Business – Franchising vs. Small Business Start Up

Seminar presented by: Chris ConnerFranchise Marketing Systems

Building a business plan, market strategy and defining goals for your new business start-up. The good and bad of buying a franchise vs. starting your own business or buying an existing business.

 

Effie Katris 

12:45 PM

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Franchising

Seminar presented by: Effie KatrisThe Entrepreneur's Source

In this session you will learn:

  • Why you should consider Franchising as a path to self-employment.
  • How do determine the best concept for you.
  • What to look for when comparing opportunities.
  • The questions you need to ask before you buy.

 

Chris Zirke

1:30 PM

How to Buy a Franchise With Friends

Seminar presented by: Chris ZirkeThe Gertsburg Law Firm

In this session you will learn:

  • Legal issues to consider.
  • Operational issues to consider.
  • Philosophical issues to consider.

 

Gareth Parry 

2:15 PM

The Do's & Don'ts of Buying a Franchise

Seminar presented by: Gareth ParryInnofran Consultants

What You Will Learn:

  • Critical questions to ask a franchisor before buying a franchise.
  • What not to ignore when selecting a franchise.
  • How to effectively evaluate a franchise opportunity.