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Joel Libava

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Cleveland, OH, United States

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Recent:
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Past:
  • Medium
  • Hacker Noon
  • Small Business Trends
  • Entrepreneur
  • Examiner.com
  • HuffPost
  • AllBusiness

Past articles by Joel:

Franchise vs. Startup: Pros And Cons

My late father, when speaking to potential business owners, would always ask them if they wanted to “own what they do.” I always liked that term. If that’s what you’re thinking of doing, I’m going… → Read More

What To Do - Joel Libava ♛

You know what to do. At least you should. And it’s easier than you think. → Read More

The Global Franchise Business Report For 2020

The Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchise Report has been the go-to report year after year. And their 2020 report is no exception. → Read More

The Chase - Joel Libava ♛

Although it took a while, I finally figured out that “the chase” was more fun than actually consuming the stuff I was chasing after. Make sense? If you’re like a lot of my clients, you’re thinking… → Read More

My Best Advice For Young People

When high-school or college-age kids who are interested in business ask me for advice on what they should do…or study, I ALWAYS tell them the following. For instance, if you’re thinking about… → Read More

600 Deliveries A Minute. Name The Company.

Can you come up with the name of the company that’s delivering 600 items a minute? → Read More

The #1 Thing You Need To Know Before Searching For A Franchise To Buy

You need to know exactly where you stand financially. It’s the #1 thing you need to know before you start your franchise journey. → Read More

The Latest Theory On Why Republican Lawmakers Continue To Remain Silent On Anything Trump

I have a theory about the continued silence from Republican lawmakers (concerning Trump’s insane Presidency) that may have legs. → Read More

Is It Time To Look Into Recession-Proof Franchises?

In this article, I’m going to share some of the things I know about recession-proof franchises. But first, I’m going to define the term “recession-proof,” so you know exactly what I’m going to be… → Read More

The 2019 Fitness Franchise Market is in Great Shape

According to a National Health Interview Survey*, for the first time, more than half of Americans reported that they got the recommended amount of leisure-time aerobic activity. That means that more… → Read More

I Didn’t Want to Go There – Joel Libava –

We go out to dinner with my brother-in-law and his family just about every Sunday. There are a few places we go to regularly, but once in awhile we try somewhere different. A few months ago, my… → Read More

How To Get Rid Of Your Boss, Once And For All – Joel Libava –

Before I explain how to get rid of your boss, once and for all, it’s important for you to know that I don’t condone violence. Unless… But if you do want to get rid of your boss-if you’re serious… → Read More

The Reason Why There’s No Dog Living In The White House

Before I begin, there are a couple of things I need to share. → Read More

Searching For A Franchise? You Better Do These Things First

In this post, I’m going to teach you 5 things you need to do before you start searching for a franchise to buy. → Read More

In Franchising, The “How” Must Come Before The “What

“The best franchise is the one that is best for you. A franchise opportunity that best meets your specific criteria. It’s one with a total investment that’s within your financial reach. An… → Read More

In Franchising, The “How” Must Come Before The “What

“The best franchise is the one that is best for you. A franchise opportunity that best meets your specific criteria. It’s one with a total investment that’s within your financial reach. An… → Read More

It’s Thinner – Joel Libava ♛ –

No….I’m not doing a book review of Stephen King’s classic book, Thinner. → Read More

Buying That “Perfect” Franchise – Joel Libava ♛ –

A franchise opportunity that doesn’t require you to be on-site 10 hours a day, but can make lots of money owning A franchise opportunity that doesn’t require a large number of employees for you to… → Read More

The Top 10 Leadership Lessons From President Trump’s Presidency

Say what you will about President Trump, but he’s proven time and time again to be a powerful and effective leader. A leader of companies. A leader of his family. And now, the leader of our country… → Read More

Finding A Location, Location, Location… For Your Franchise Business

Let’s say that you just signed your franchise contract, and you’re ready to get your new retail franchise or food franchise up and running. You’ve put hundreds of miles on your car doing some… → Read More