Basics of a Whole Child Franchise
If you’re thinking about buying a Whole Child franchise, there are many things to consider before signing on the dotted line. Becoming a Whole Child franchisee is not a guarantee of success, but rather a blueprint that can assist you in achieving success. Given the correct market conditions, skills and dedication, being a Whole Child franchisee might be financially rewarding.
Owning a Whole Child franchise is a serious commitment and works best when you make a thoughtful, educated decision.
- Just because you love Whole Child’s products or services doesn’t mean that you will be able to successfully operate a Whole Child franchise.
- Being emotionally attached to the idea of becoming a Whole Child franchisee is not a state of mind in which you can effectively evaluate an opportunity.
- Your positive experience as a customer of Whole Child should not form the basis for deciding to become a franchisee.
As an example, just because you love Big Macs doesn’t mean that you should become a McDonald’s franchisee.
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Whole Child Due Diligence
You must conduct smart due diligence and determine from a business perspective whether owning a Whole Child franchise is right for you.
If you truly want own a Whole Child franchise, get all the information you can from Whole Child and secure a qualified advisor who has experience helping people like you purchase franchises.
You may also want find that gaining a better understanding of the terms related to franchising would be helpful. If so, you may want to visit A Glossary of Franchise Terms.
Make sure that owning a Whole Child franchise fits in with both your skills and life style objectives. If you don’t want to work evening and weekends, don’t purchase an ice cream shop. If you’re an introvert, don’t buy a franchisee that requires you to be extroverted.
Are you interested in more questions to ask Whole Child franchisor, Whole Child franchisee, or even yourself? Get to know the terms.
Whole Child Franchise Disclosure Document
Carefully read the Whole Child Franchise DisclosureDocument (Also known as an FDD). They can be intimidating.
As you are reviewing Whole Child’s Franchise Disclosure Document you will have a number of calls with Whole Child’s franchise team before you will be allowed to call Whole Child franchisees.
When you are allowed to call Whole Child franchisees make sure you speak to at least five to eight franchisees. You will find that most Whole Child franchisees will be honest and unbiased about Whole Child. If you would like more information on how to dissect a Whole Child FDD consider the following resources:
Does a Whole Child Franchise Make Money?
A critical part of your due diligence is to build an estimated P&L (profit and loss statement) and see what the numbers might look like if you become a Whole Child franchisee. Reading Chapter 13 of The Educated Franchise teaches you the secrets of this key step.
The decision making tools in Chapter 15 of The Educated Franchise and in Step 13 of The Franchisee Workbook shows you how to honestly evaluate whether or not buying a Whole Child franchise is the right move for you.
If you’re serious about becoming a Whole Child all franchisee and want to explore owning a Whole Child franchise, take the best first step you can and grab your copy of The Educated Franchise today!