Seminar Schedule Learn the ins and outs of franchise ownership so you can make an educated decision about your future. Plus, learn about starting and growing your own business. Seminar topics include: Legal Advice, How To Choose The Business For You, Financing Options, Government Assistance Programs and much more. ** Times and topics are subject to change Saturday Sunday Saturday, September 18, 2021 12:00 PM Involved VS Commitment / Possibilities VS Probabilities Seminar presented by: Mike Smeaton ~ The Entrepreneur's Source What you will learn: F.E.A.R. (False Evidence Appearing Real) Learn about Education and Discovery of Franchise Ownership Income-Lifestyle-Wealth-Equity / Goals-Needs-Expectations 12:45 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. 1:30 PM Franchising After COVID Seminar presented by: Chris Wilson ~ Legacy Franchise Ventures What you will learn: 2:15 PM A to Zee: 5 Steps of Due Diligence Seminar presented by: Lynne Shelton ~ 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 3:00 PM How Do You Know Which Franchise Is Right For You? Seminar presented by: Jenny Sutter ~ FranNet What you will learn: Learn about franchise models: owner-operator, owner-executive, semi-absentee What things you need to consider before investing into a franchise Understand the importance of finding a franchise that is your match-fit Sunday, September 19, 2021 12:00 PM The Secrets to Successful Franchising Seminar presented by: Irving Chung ~ FranChoice There are many factors that contribute to a being a successful franchisee. In this seminar you will learn all of the critical aspects including skills and goals assessment, franchise selection guidance, franchisee evaluation criteria, funding strategies and ownership best practices. Three Reasons to Attend: Learn how to select the best franchise Learn to how to fund your business Get $2,500 to start your business 12:45 PM Small Business and Franchise Funding in 2021 Seminar presented by: Dave Woggon ~ Tenet Financial Group What you will learn: How to fund a business using equity or debt, or both The dangers of an underfunded business How to have a capitalization strategy from day 1 and beyond 1:30 PM How to Start Your Own Business – Franchising vs. Small Business Start Up Seminar presented by: Chris Conner ~ Franchise 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. 2:15 PM Get Business Funding & Start Building Business Credit Today! Seminar presented by: Reco McCambry ~ Novae Money What you will learn: Learn how to get up to $250k in funding as a startup business! How to obtain funding under your EIN opposed to your SSN! How to build a solid business credit profile separate from your personal credit profile!