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Franchise Fame and Fortune / Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Other author/creatorCanadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Other author/creatorInfobase.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication Info [Place of publication not identified] : Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, [2009]
Distribution Info New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2014.
Copyright Notice ©2009
Description1 streaming video file (20 min.) : sound, color.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films On Demand collection
Contents Franchising Introduction (1:25) -- Clean4Me Concept (1:06) -- Starting a Cleaning Business (1:45) -- Money Chase (0:55) -- Risking all for Business (0:56) -- Franchise Trade Show (1:06) -- Chain Distribution Methods (2:27) -- Tough Economic Climate (1:06) -- Predicting Consumer Behavior (2:04) -- Franchise Hit or Miss Game (2:42) -- Cora's Breakfast Chain (3:29) -- Credits: Franchise Fame and Fortune (0:25)
Abstract Franchise chains account for $90 billion a year in sales-10 percent of Canada's gross domestic product and employing over one million Canadians. Even in an economic downturn, franchising is a reliable business. Experts predict that people eager to create their own jobs in a time of uncertainty are more attracted to a proven concept. Follow Amanda and Chris Collucci as they try to sweep the world off its feet with their housekeeping franchise concept, Clean4Me. They're pushing hard for $300,000 in investment to get their franchise package off the ground.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 27, 2014.
General noteFilms On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
General noteOriginally produced by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2009.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Interest grade level 7 and up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description (Infobase, November 1, 2014).
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number58499 Infobase

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