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Take your time opening a franchise

So you've decided to open a franchise and you want to swing open the doors by New Years. But, is that realistic, or even a smart move?

While fitness franchises have been deemed a good franchise choice, doing it quickly is not a good idea - as it isn't with opening any business.

Location, renovation, hiring staff and buying equipment are just a few of the items on what should be a pretty lengthy checklist to be completed prior to a grand opening.

Check out the America's Best Franchises story for more.

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