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November 8-9, 2019: Dallas Market Hall, Main Hall

Fri. 11am-5pm · Sat. 11am-5pm · $10 at the door | Purchase Online

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Seminar Schedule

Seminar Room is Presented by: Allstate

** Times and topics are subject to change



Friday, November 8, 2019

 

 

Steven Cooper 

12:00 PM

How to Use your 401k to Finance Your Business Start Up

Seminar presented by: Steven Cooper   ERSOP.com

It's easier than you may think to use your own money to finance your business start-up.  Learn how to leverage your 401k with NO penalties and NO taxes to realize your dream of business ownership.

 

Vince Green 

12:45 PM

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

Seminar presented by: Alyson Gromak ~ Allstate 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.

 

Red Boswell 

1:30 PM

Buying a Franchise 101 - Everything You Need to Know to Acquire Your Ideal Franchise

Seminar presented by: Red Boswell   IFPG

This session will cover

  • The Do's and Don't of purchasing a franchise.
  • Understanding the Franchisor's legal documents.
  • How to avoid the most common mistakes when purchasing a franchise.

 

Stephen Maeker 

2:15 PM

Is Franchising Right For Me?

Seminar presented by: Stephen Maeker   FranChoice

This seminar is catered to those who are looking to purchase a franchise but are unsure on where to start. Attendees will leave knowing what steps to take, what questions to ask the Franchisor and how to strategically plan for a life as a business owner.

Key Points:

  • How to nagigate through a Franchise Disclosure Document
  • What the 4 quadrants of franchiseing are
  • E-Z immigration visa and franchising

 

Christina McAmis 

3:00 PM

A to Zee: 5 Steps of Due Diligence

Seminar presented by: Christina McAmis Shelton Law & Associates

This seminar is catered to those who are looking to purchase a franchise but are unsure on where to start. Attendees will leave knowing what steps to take, what questions to ask the Franchisor and how to strategically plan for a life as a business owner.

Key Points:

  • Funding your Franchise
  • Consulting the Pros
  • Legal Roles and Needs
  • Roles and responsibilities of a Franchisee
  • Validation – questions to ask other Franchisees
  • Effective questions to ask every Franchisor

 


Saturday, November 9, 2019

 

 

Tom Laidlaw 

12:00 PM

Franchising Possibilities & Myths

Seminar presented by: Tom LaidlawThe Entrepreneur's Source

This session will cover

  • Demystify the industry
  • Educate you on the various types of Franchise ownership
  • Help you navigate the Franchise buying process

 

Cliff Nonnenmacher 

12:45 PM

Use Your Retirement Funds To Start A Business Tax Deferred & Penalty Free

Seminar presented by: Cliff NonnenmacherFranocity

This session will cover

  • Learn about your financing options.
  • Learn how the tax reform plan helps new Entrepreneurs.
  • Learn how to use your 401K or IRA to by your business tax free.

 

Sara Waskow 

1:30 PM

10 Big Franchise Mistakes to Avoid

Seminar presented by: Sara WaskowFranNet of Dallas/Fort Worth

Starting a business can be risky if you don’t have all the information you need to make an informed decision. It is critical to choose the concept best suited to your skills, personality and long-term objectives. This session will lay out success strategies, help you manage risk and provide you with tips to secure start-up funds.

 

Zack Flodeen

2:15 PM

Access 401K/IRA Funds Penalty Free / Tax Deferred For A Business

Seminar presented by: Zack FlodeenTenet Financial Group

This session will cover

  • Fund your business debt free.
  • Access any type of pre tax retirement funds - penalty free and without taking a taxable distribution.
  • FAST funding in 3-4 weeks and use the funds for any business expense and to pay salary.

 

Trish Benedik

3:00 PM

Franchising Without Fear

Seminar presented by: Trish BenedikSelect Franchise Consulting

This session will cover

  • The #1 reason people do not open a franchise.
  • How to develop a positive mindset from the beginning of your franchise search.
  • 10 strategies for working through your fear of opening a business.