About the Franchise Academy
The Franchise Academy and the Podcast are dedicated to educating people about franchising and for the betterment of the industry.
It's estimated by Career Builder.com that 86 percent of Americans are not happy with their job or career and want to make a change. Many of those corporate folks really need to control their own destiny and not be held back by a job or a boss. They just don't know where to start.
This Podcast is chock full of information to help frustrated people decide if franchising is right for them. It's not for everyone.
The show is dedicated to busting myths about franchising. Most people don't know that there are 4,000 franchise companies in the U.S.A. in 90 industries! 89 industries have nothing to do with Fast Food. You don't need a million dollars to get started and you won't be chained to a store with a corporate structure demanding that you follow their rules.
Tom Scarda is a self-made small business expert and a Certified Franchise Expert. Tom has owned and operated both franchised and non-franchised businesses. Tom was the #1 franchisee of the year in one concept and failed miserably in another franchise concept. The lessons he learned from failure is what makes him such an expert. Named one of the top 50 business leaders on Long Island, Tom has helped over 1500 people figure out if franchising is for them since 2005.
Listen in to the shows and decide for yourself if there is a better way to go than corporate America for you.
Learn more about Tom at http://www.tomscarda.com