Who doesn’t love the idea of being their own boss, controlling their own destiny or acquiring another semi-absentee business? But how can we meet our goals and maximize our chances of success? IT’s all about discovery. In this informative San Francisco Small Business Week presentation, you will become educated and enlightened on the numerous options available in the franchise world. Why now is a great time to consider franchise ownership; What is a full format franchise?; Franchise industry overview; The pros and cons; The economic outlook for 2014; Which industries are likely to be more successful and exciting new categories; How much they cost and financing options; The four financial must have’s for your next business; Presenter: Gordon Dupries, SCORE member and president of Frannet San Francisco.