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Archive: February 2014

On February 26th, 2014

Putting a Plan in Motion

Put it on Paper You’ve thought about the franchise for a while. You’ve done all the research. You love the concept. Your family is on board. You’re ready to go – right? If you haven’t completed a business plan, then no, no you’re not. Before moving forward with any franchise, business concept, or business acquisition ...

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On February 24th, 2014

i9 Sports washed ashore the Emerald Coast of Florida

Among snorkeling, parasailing, sandy beaches and dolphin watching in the Emerald Coast, now you can partake in i9 Sports. New franchisee, Tim Billings is excited to bring the Nation’s first and largest youth sports league to Florida’s Emerald Coast. Tim is offering spring flag football and soccer for boys and girls ages 3 – 14. ...

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On February 19th, 2014

Why All the Rules?

There are rules in franchising? Of course there are! If you’ve researched any franchise concept in detail, you’ve probably read their Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD). If you haven’t read it yet, do it! If you have read it you’ve probably felt there were rules franchisors implement on franchisees. Reading this may have caused you to ...

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On February 14th, 2014

i9 Sports Launches in The Land of 10,000 Lakes

Brian Paro was ready for a change from the 9 to 5 gig to being his own boss.  After being in Washington D.C. for the last 5 years Brian has picked up and moved back to his hometown of Minneapolis to start his own business. America’s first and fastest youth sports league is underway in ...

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On February 12th, 2014

What Are You Passionate About?

“Choose a job you love and never work a day in your life.” – Confucius We’ve all seen this quote multiple times in multiple places. Have you ever truly thought about the meaning though?  This sentiment implies that one could wake up every morning excited about the day ahead. Isn’t that what we all strive ...

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On February 6th, 2014

Mom Now Business Owner With an i9 Sports Franchise in Denver

America’s first and fastest growing youth sports franchise continues to expand into Littleton, Englewood and Denver Colorado, opening with spring sports programs, including flag football and instructional soccer. As her children grew up, it became time to go back to work.  For Claudia Feldstein the perfect opportunity to have a balanced life and offer support to her ...

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On February 3rd, 2014

Passion for Sports Led Wichita Franchisee to i9 Sports

Wichita i9 Sports Franchisee Speaks to Franchise Mall David Allen, i9 Sports Franchisee operating in Wichita, Kansas, talks with about his passions, his business and his future. “We pride ourselves in fun,” Allen says. He says that’s often missing in youth sports today. “An alarming amount of kids are dropping out of youth sports ...

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