June 26, 2009 // Franchising.com // Southbury, CT – The Entrepreneur's Source, TES for the second year in a row, is once again being recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the top home-based franchises for 2009. TES, also ranked #266 in the Top Franchise 500 list, is a market-leader in the franchise business coaching and consulting industry with expertise in self-employment options and franchising, and small business education and training.
For 10 consecutive years, one or more of the FranchisEsource Brands International (FSBI) brands have been honored on one of the Top 500 Franchise list published by Entrepreneur Magazine. In 2008, The Entrepreneur's Source, the market-leading franchise business coaching and consulting franchise ranked #266.
"Home-based businesses are the trend of the future," said CEO Terry Powell. "This honor points to the great lifestyle and investment opportunity business coaching as a profession offers business-savvy people seeking a career change," he added.
Recent government and industry reports show that increasing numbers of men and women are now opting to work out of their homes. In fact, the latest data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics show that 4.12 million entrepreneurs are now working at home, most of which are in services industry.
TES, along with its affiliate brand, AdviCoach also listed, dominates 33% of the multi-billion dollar coaching/consulting franchise market. One of FSBI's largest brands, Decor & You ranked 396 is a market leader as the second largest interior design franchise in the industry with over 200 units nationally.
Entrepreneur Magazine is the leading magazine circulating in the business and franchise community and judges all franchises for the Franchise 500 awards on factors that include: financial strength, stability, growth rate and size of the system.
The Entrepreneur's Source is North America's leading career and franchise Business Coaching Company dedicated to the entrepreneur with more than 230 offices in the United States and Canada. With its unique E-Source Coach Advantage, E-Source and partnership with E-Myth Worldwide®, TES offers a full range of services to individuals seeking alternate career options and to franchise businesses looking to increase performance. Today, E-Source dominates the $1.5 billion dollar Business Coaching/Consulting franchise market in North America Additional news about E-Source, and other FSBI international brands. Follow our CEO's ongoing Blog discussions on franchising by going to franchise blog.