Tag Archives: Franchise

Cabin Fever in Chelan, WA

How does the CEO of Global Garage Flooring & Design spend his vacation?  Working hard so he can play hard!  Our company president, Lance Jensen, devoted his holiday vacation to his family cabin located on beautiful Lake Chelan in Washington State.  This rustic family home was built by Lance’s father and is the ideal spot […]

The 9 Steps of Successful Franchise Research

The 9 Steps of Successful Franchise Research I talk to a lot of people who know that they want to go into business for themselves.  They know that they want a franchise but, they don’t know which one.  So how do you go about researching a franchise to find out which one is right for […]

The Importance of Personality Tests in Franchises

The Importance of Personality Tests in Franchises I have written on this subject in the past, and will probably continue to write about it in the future because I have become very passionate about the subject.  The reason being is that I spent many years in a business which did not fit my personality.  A […]

When looking at a Franchise look at the 3 P’s: People, Purpose & Product

Franchising 3 Ps. When looking at a Franchise look at the three P’s:  People, Purpose & Product I was on the phone this morning with a vendor and they said that they do business based on the PPP principal.  People, Purpose & Product come into her decision making structure in that order. These three dimensions […]

How to Choose a Franchise that is Right For You

There are so many different kinds of franchises to choose from. Whatever your investment price range may be there are plenty of franchises available to you. You can spend millions for franchises such as the Marriott Hotel or a couple thousand dollars for smaller franchises and anywhere in-between. How do you know which franchise is […]

Inlays

Inlays   Inlays are a very special part our work.  Since we are concrete nerds we get really excited about fancy little projects and details.  An Inlay actually goes under the flooring and can be seen up thru it.  Since the Polyaspartic finishes that we put on floors are water clear it has the effect […]

Epoxy vs Polyaspartics

Epoxy vs Polyaspartics I get asked all the time “why are Polyaspartics better than Epoxy for Garage floors.”  The simple answer is that they are 3 times Harder than Epoxy, have 3 times the Chemical Resistance and the garage can be done in one day.  But, let’s talk more about what this means and how […]

Cabinets, The Windy City, Harry Caray and a New Franchisee

Cabinets, The Windy City, Harry Caray and a New Franchisee We have a new franchisee at Global Garage and it is an exciting time for both us and him.  He is leaving a Senior VP level job with a large company.  After 20 years of the grind he is ready to get out from behind a […]