Some business models were built for quicker recovery after COVID-19, says Jania Bailey, CEO of FranNet. For instance, franchise businesses benefited by having the support of their home office.

In the latest episode of the “Winning on Main Street” podcast, Gordon Henry chats with Jania about how people who want to start a business can determine if an independent business or a franchise could be the right choice for them.

A Sneak Peek

With franchising, we often say: You’re in business for yourself, but not by yourself.

More of what you can expect to hear:

  • What type of businesses are hot in the franchise market right now
  • How franchise owners recovered more successfully from COVID-19
  • Risks and rewards to consider before starting your business

About “Winning on Main Street”

“Winning on Main Street” isn’t your everyday business podcast. We share stories of real small businesses that are winning using today’s modern technology. We talk with relatable, nose-to-the-grindstone entrepreneurs about starting and running their businesses.

“Winning on Main Street” is available wherever you love to listen including Simplecast, Apple Podcasts, Google Play Music, and Stitcher. Tune in to hear from business owners like you in roofing, healthcare, transportation and more.

About Gordon Henry

Thryv Chief Strategy Officer Gordon Henry hosts “Winning on Main Street.” An expert in the tools small businesses use to market themselves, Gordon asks podcast guests about the challenges they face and technology they use to get ahead. Learn more about Gordon.