Deal Town

John Francis (aka 'Johnny Franchise')

February 09, 2021 Leasecake Season 1 Episode 2
Deal Town
John Francis (aka 'Johnny Franchise')
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John Francis doesn't claim to be a know-it-all, but he's a self-professed "know-enough" who loves helping people with franchise businesses. He's spent a lifetime developing a unique brand of levelheaded expertise that gives him the insight to get it right. In this episode, John tells the story of opening a hair salon in Moscow near the end of the Cold War.

Link to John's Leasecake blog post about how to avoid losing your business location to a competitor.

Job Description
Levelheaded Decisions
What Does Dad Do?
Ice-Fishin' Days
Getting Started
The Russian Deal
Don't Ask
It Had to Be Coup
Trimming Russia