What do all franchise owners have in common?

What do all franchise owners have in common?

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If you’ve worked for a number of bosses, then you probably know they all have their own temperaments and styles. But certain common qualities set franchise owners apart. Can you guess what they are?

Natural leader

Franchise owners are often natural leaders. They’ve either been bosses or managers before, or may even have owned their own business. Or maybe they lead their team in a former job, or always wanted to. Regardless, franchise owners are the types of people that staff turn to when they need clear direction.

Able to delegate

Every great leader knows that they can’t run a successful enterprise alone. They rely on the talented and hardworking people around them – and know exactly how to do that. They’re aware of which tasks need to be assigned to which employees, and when.


Franchise owners are some of the most dedicated people you’ll ever see. They have to be, because not only is it their business on the line if things go wrong, it’s the entire franchise’s reputation. They can’t be put off by minor setbacks. If you own a franchise, you have to work as hard as it takes for as long as it takes to be successful.

Sandy Maciver