Lifestyle Meets Business: Why You Should Open a Fashion Franchise
“Find a job that you love and you will never work a day in your life.”
That common saying speaks volumes when you are on the hunt for the right career. Investing in a fashion franchise may be the solution! Owning your own business lets you strike a balance between work and life while sharing your passion and giving you control over your career. Check out these three reasons why owning a retail franchise might mean you will never work a day in your life!
Striking a perfect balance between work and play is something many of us struggle with for our entire lives. Owning your own business gives you the flexibility and control to find that balance, allowing you to put as much into your personal life as you do into your work life.
For folks who choose traditional careers, it may be a sad fact of life that work keeps them from doing things with their families or friends. But when you are your own boss, you make the rules. After the initial startup phase—once your store is up and running with experienced employees—you are free to make your schedule to find the right balance between your work life and personal life.
Passion for a Fashion Franchise
We always ask kids, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” because we love hearing about their ambitions, their passions, and their ideas for the future. Children often answer that they want to do the thing they love the most for a career, or they otherwise want to act on their passions. For many people, as adulthood approaches and careers become a reality, we let go of our passions in favor of simply finding a job to pay the bills. But that doesn’t have to be the case.
Opening a fashion franchise brings a gathering place to your community where women of all ages can come to buy something new for themselves or a gift for a friend. The shopping experience is bonding for many women, and you can share your passion for fashion with your employees and customers. The feeling of finding a truly unique accessory or that perfectly-fitting pair of pants is truly amazing, and you can see that happening each and every day in your store.
Investing in a fashion franchise gives you the chance to work in one of the most creative and dynamic fields. Owning your business takes your career several steps beyond working in retail or even managing a store or buying merchandise. You have the power to have a real impact on your customers, your employees, and your community.
As the owner, you are in control. Each success is a direct result of the work you do and every setback is a real learning experience for you. In any other job, you have bosses, shareholders, and executives to answer to and they are the ones making the decisions. On the other hand, as a business owner, all of the work you do directly impacts you. That kind of control is empowering!
Becoming a franchise owner is a great way to find a work-life balance, harness your passion, and see real results from your work. Apricot Lane is looking for franchise owners in markets all over the country, so check out our available territories!