Report: Franchise Jobs Grow at Twice U.S. Rate

franchise industry just might be the job-generating gorilla in the room.”  What a great quote to show the power of franchising related to the United States employment recovery.  “The number of franchise jobs in the U.S. grew at an annual rate of 2 percent in the last year through May, approximately twice that of overall job market, says Mark Zandi, chief economist at market-research firm Moody’s Analytics. Franchises overall provide 8 million jobs, or six percent of the job base in the U.S., according to Zandi.”  This is pretty impressive job growth thanks to franchising.  What types of franchise businesses have opened and created jobs in your community in the last year? Read more…]]>