Nick Hughes is joined by Jimmy St Louis, Founder of Franchise123 joining us from Tampa, FL. Jimmy is the founder of Franchise123 and just released a new book. He's also a former tight end for the NFL's Tennessee Titans and a member of the 2016 United States Rowing Team. Franchise123™ is your start-to-finish platform for franchise success! You’ll find everything you need to discover the right franchise opportunity for you all in one place, right here.
Nick and Jimmy get right into the conversation starting with his background and early days / journey and learnings of an athlete. Jimmy shares his thoughts about being an athlete turned entrepreneur - and they discuss the similarities and how the experience of high level performance translates over to business performance. We then hear what drew him into the entrepreneurial path, and why Jimmy considered the franchising as a business model. We hear more in depth on he franchising model and what types of businesses are a good or aren’t a good fit for franchising. They then talk more about Franchise123 and Jimmy's ultimate vision of the future of the company and franchise industry in general. Jimmy shares his thoughts and recommendations if someone is thinking about franchising and then offers advice to early stage entrepreneurs. This is a jam packed conversation full of wisdom, tips and lessons to inspire entrepreneurs around the world, we hope it helps you today.