The Financial Gravity Podcast
About This Show
In a sea of boring and outdated business advice, John Pollock is changing the conversation on how small business owners approach taxes, profit, and the path to growth.
Through John and a host of mega-talented guests, The Financial Gravity Podcast delivers more than just entertainment and good content. You will come away transformed and equipped with real-world strategies you can immediately use to solve your most challenging business problems, including the ones you thought couldn’t be fixed.
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Episode 19 - Veronica - The American Success Story in the Franchising World
6 days ago
Veronica owns a franchise that is part of one of the largest franchise companies in the world. She started with a minimum wage job, but saw a path to success and took it. Her experience is a testament to hard work, determination, and perseverance. Tune in to hear more about her experiences as a true American success story in the franchising world. Key Takeaways: [:50] John introduces Veronica, an American success story. [2:42] Veronica talks about where she grew up, and her beginnings. [5:30] Veronica shares her career progression in the past seven years, from minimum wage employee to franchise operator. [6:30] Today, Veronica is the proud owner of six franchises. [6:54] Not all franchises cost the same — location, cash flow, and sales are some of the factors that determine how much a franchise costs. [8:22] Lessons from Veronica's experience: 1) Adapt previous skills to suit new industries, 2) Be a student of your business. [9:15] How did Veronica hear about Financial Gravity? [10:16] There's a certain point where you have to be not able to do everything. [10:30] What's Veronica's partnership with her husband like? [13:07] Veronica shares some insight about her cultural roots. [14:43] What kind of impact would a $15 minimum wage have on Veronica's business, which relies largely on minimum wage workers? [17:40] Financial Gravity has helped Veronica save on taxes, which has allowed her to grow her business, and give back more to the community. [18:50] John shares an anecdote of Financial Gravity's success with Veronica's business. [19:35] Veronica's tax savings have allowed her to fund four scholarships annually. [20:35] Reinvestment into the business is all about the people, and building a better community. [22:45] 3D food printing, and other technological developments, are some things the franchise world will have to adapt to in the future. Mentioned in This Episode: Financial Gravity