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Denny's CEO Says Obamacare Fee 'Inconsistent With Our Values' | Janean Chun | Posted 11.21.2012 | Small Business

Don't expect to hear more about an Obamacare surcharge from Denny's franchisee John Metz. Denny's chief executive John Miller privately reached ou...

Why Franchising Matters (and How to Get Into the International Franchise Expo This Weekend for Free)

Chris Hurn | Posted 08.13.2012 | Small Business
Chris Hurn

Franchising, as a business model, is good for the current lean economic environment, and it's great for job creation. The franchise industry provides over 20 million people with employment, and it generates more than $2 trillion in economic activity yearly.

Why It May Be A Great Time To Buy A Franchise

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 04.18.2012 | Small Business

If you've ever wanted to own a franchise or expand your current franchise portfolio, now may be the time to do so. Despite a continued lending gap, fr...

Commentary On Minimum Wage For Home Care Workers

Rita Zeidner | Posted 06.17.2012 | Fifty
Rita Zeidner

As the nation focuses on health reform, a debate over the pay of workers providing in-home care to the elderly and sick brews below the surface.

What Does Obama's Consolidation Plan Mean For The SBA?

The Huffington Post | Janean Chun | Posted 01.13.2012 | Small Business

Is President Obama's announcement that he plans to consolidate the Small Business Administration with five other government offices into one agency an...