NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Begin exploring the fascinating options of business ownership at the upcoming Connecticut Franchise & Self Employment Showcase, where many of the nations leading franchises will be available for aspiring business owners to learn more about what it takes to be successful in a franchise concept. The event is scheduled for Thursday, May 22, at the Norwalk Inn & Conference Center, 99 East Avenue in Norwalk. This one-day Showcase of Exhibitors opens to the public at 12:00 noon and runs until 7:00 pm.
Hosting the Franchise & Self Employment Showcase is The Entrepreneur's Source (TES), the country's leading franchise education coaching company. TES Business and Career Coaches will be on-hand to answer many of the questions people have when considering business ownership including how to identify the right business.
"For anyone thinking about becoming a business owner, this Showcase is a good place to gather real information on the various business options available," says Michael Harrington, regional developer for The Entrepreneur's Source (TES). "Education and using the support of a business coach to help you define your lifestyle, goals and needs, are key to finding a good business fit," he added.
Tracy Morris, owner of Kitchen Tune-Up in Norwalk, found her business working with a TES coach who introduced her to the scores of franchise concepts available for investment. "I would never have discovered my business without the help of my Business Coach. He walked me through all the important questions and concerns one has to consider when looking to become a business owner," she added.
The Connecticut Franchise & Self Employment Showcase offers aspiring business owners a chance to speak one-on-one with franchise representatives and other business ownership resources, such as legal and financial experts, to gain a better understanding of the many different concepts to possibly invest in.
Admission to the Franchise Showcase is free, however, advanced registration is recommended. For additional questions and to register you can call (888) 524-9901 visit online at www.franchisenewengland.com.
The Entrepreneur's Source (TES) is North America's leading career and business coaching company with more than 250 offices in the United States and Canada. TES offers a full-range of services to individuals seeking alternate career options and to small-to-medium size companies looking to increase performance. The goal of the Entrepreneur's Source is to partner with both individuals and companies to achieve their desired outcome.