Go online and determine how much it costs (i.e., the capitalization requirement) to open a franchise.� Provide the names of the franchise and its capitalization
requirements.� Select a popular franchise that students can identify with�(for example: fast food, pet care, fitness industry).� Information on various franchising
options is available at www.franchising.com or www.franchise.com.
Discuss whether the franchisor offers any financial assistance to prospective franchisee.� Discuss what the franchisor offers to help franchisee be successful.� What do
these franchises you have selected offer that you think makes them �worth it�?
Reference: Nickels, W. G., McHugh, J. M., & McHugh, S. M. (2014). Business: Connecting principles to practice (2nd edition). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.