Growing up around the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® brand inspired multi-unit franchisee to pursue opportunity with the brand

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-Written by Erik Sargent

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The small-town, local feel that comes with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK is what has helped develop the brand since it began in 1985, and is a big part of what connects us with our customers.

It’s also a major part of what stands out to people looking to start their own business or career, and for Franchisee Kyle Norcutt, it’s what led to a career with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK over the last 20 years. Continue reading

General Manager experience prepped Minnesota franchisee for business ownership

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-Written by Erik Sargent

Hard work pays off to those who put in the time, and for Mike Reps, he’s another great example of a TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® franchisee that’s worked their way up to ownership.

Prior to becoming a franchisee, Reps worked for the Rochester, Minn., franchise location as a general manager for almost three years. Things took a big turn for Reps earlier this year when he was officially introduced as a new franchisee for the Rochester location – a process that was extensive, but worth it. Continue reading

Ben Heslop easing into role as new TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisee in Montana

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-Written by Erik Sargent 

When you spend time working in the world of banking and sales, you develop a strong understanding for how money works and what it takes to run a successful business.

This was the case with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK Franchisee Ben Heslop, who along with his father, Jim, and his two brothers opened, one of TWO MEN AND A TRUCK’s first locations in the state of Montana in April of 2017. The franchises they opened are part of our mini-market franchise model, which brings the same level of customer service and moving capabilities as our standard franchises, but in a model that is able to support smaller regions. Continue reading

Recapping the Top 10 “Franchising You” stories for 2017

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2017 is almost in the books, and once again, it was another major year for the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® brand and our more than 350 locations across the country.

From the launch of our Value Flex® moving service to the introduction of our “Mini Market” franchise location model, the addition of new franchisees, veteran franchisees purchasing additional locations, and ongoing continued growth as a system – it was a year full of stories on the franchise development front. Continue reading

Finding the perfect work-life balance as you open a moving company franchise

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-Written by Erik Sargent

Running your own business can be tough (or a challenge), often times testing your mental and physical boundaries as you strive to run the best operation possible while still enjoying a personal life. This requires an incredible amount of balance and learning how to delegate your time between work and family. Continue reading

Extensive training and support as you begin a successful moving franchise

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-Written by Erik Sargent

For business professionals all around the world, they are constantly on the lookout for new and exciting opportunities that will not only continue their development as a business owner, but provide them a rewarding and profitable working experience. Some choose to start their own business, but a route that provides a more stable opportunity is franchising. Continue reading

Why leaving your career and pursuing business ownership is worthwhile

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Nearly everyone knows the feeling of sitting at your cubicle, frustrated at both your lack of productivity and the reason behind it – you aren’t exactly thrilled with your job, or at least certain parts of it. As you sit there doing mindless work for someone else and spinning your tires in the mud, you begin to wonder what your purpose is, if you’ll ever make an impact, and if you’ll be sitting in this same spot every day for the rest of your working life. Continue reading

Building a rewarding business opportunity by franchising with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®

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Written by Erik Sargent 

The world of franchising can be an incredibly rewarding experience for business owners, providing them the opportunity to buy into a proven system and work freely in the parameters of an already established brand. One of the top franchising destinations on the market today is in the moving industry, and one of the best moving company opportunities is with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®. Continue reading