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