July 28, 2017 // Franchising.com // HAUPPAUGE, NEW YORK - Dale Carnegie® (www.dalecarnegie.com), the leader in professional development and leadership training, earned a spot atop Entrepreneur’s 38th annual Franchise 500®, earning the No. 1 ranking among all training franchises in the United States. This is the 38th consecutive time Dale Carnegie has been included in the Franchise 500®, since the list’s inception in 1979.
“Earning a top ranking on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 is a testament to our growth, our brand and, especially, our franchise development,” said John Covilli, senior vice president of franchising for Dale Carnegie. “For 100 years we’ve been dedicated to improving our professional training company, and that same dedication ensures that we live up to our world-class reputation in our franchise operation.”
Key factors that go into Entrepreneur’s evaluation include costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. All franchises are given a cumulative score based on more than 150 data points, and the 500 franchises with the highest cumulative scores become the Franchise 500® in ranking order.
"Entrepreneurs in every industry must constantly improve and adapt, and our Franchise 500 list is full of success stories,” says Jason Feifer, editor in chief of Entrepreneur. "No matter what their concept is, these companies - from booming newcomers to established industry dominators - tell us a lot about what it takes to keep up with current trends in the business world."
Owner-operators of Dale Carnegie locations around the world offer their training and consulting services to companies of all sizes, in all business segments to increase knowledge and performance. The collective, global experience results in an expanding reservoir of business acumen that clients rely on to drive business results.
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Founded in 1912, by legendary Dale Carnegie, the Dale Carnegie training franchise offers sales, leadership, presentation training and customized corporate solutions in more than 90 countries and all 50 states. Dale Carnegie programs show people all over the world how to communicate in a way that draws others in, so they can form closer, more rewarding relationships. Whether starting out, stepping up, learning to lead or heading up a team, Dale Carnegie sharpens a professionals inner voice so they can use it with confidence to get the most out of their lives and their work. Headquartered in Hauppauge, New York, Dale Carnegie boasts more than 2,700 trainers offering programs in more than 30 different languages worldwide. Dale Carnegie currently offers global franchise opportunities.
For nearly 40 years, Entrepreneur Media Inc. has been serving the entrepreneurial community providing comprehensive coverage of business and personal success through original content and events. Entrepreneur magazine, Entrepreneur.com, and publishing imprint Entrepreneur Press provide solutions, information, inspiration and education read by millions of entrepreneurs and small business owners worldwide.
In its 38th year, Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500 Ranking is the world's first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Those companies honored are recognized for their exceptional performance in areas such as unit growth, financial strength and stability and brand power.
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