Why Business Ownership is the Career Change You Need

“I love my job! I am so happy to be doing what I am doing.” Have you ever felt that way? Maybe you have, but not in a long time.  Anytime someone asks about your career you’re entitled to give them a brief description on what you do.  If you hesitate, if you make self-deprecating […]


Taking the Leap from Manager to Owner: Buying a Spa Franchise

Let’s say you’ve been managing a spa for a while – for a couple of years or so. It can be a stand-alone spa, or one of several spa franchises around the country. You’re a successful manager and the spa also is quite successful. In fact, because you’re manager, you know exactly how successful that […]

Where Should I Open a Spa Franchise?

If you’ve decided to go into business for yourself as the owner of a massage franchise, congratulations. If you’ve decided to open one of Spavia’s day spa franchises, double congratulations! You’re in for an exciting few months as you build a successful enterprise that will benefit your customers’ well-being, as well as your family’s financial future. […]


8 Questions to Ask Before Buying a Franchise

If you’re thinking about starting a franchise, you’ve some homework to do: you’ll need to research the franchise you’re considering – thoroughly. To help you begin this research, we provide you with 8 questions  that we feel you pretty much have to find answers to – before you decide what type of franchise you will purchase. Ask these questions […]


6 Qualities of a Successful Franchise Owner

So you want to go the entrepreneurial route and start a business, specifically a day spa franchise such as Spavia. You’ve heard that entrepreneurship requires that someone be fearless, hard-charging, a maverick.  And that’s true… but only to an extent, because successful franchise owners tend to be those who can follow a proven system. How […]