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The real origin of the franchise - Sir Harold Evans


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One of the most successful business models is the franchise, but it didn't originate with McDonald's. Sir Harold Evans describes the remarkable story of a beauty salon that allowed hundreds of women to own their own businesses.

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  • Educator Sir Harold Evans
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