Multi-Unit Franchising In Early Childhood Education: How To Develop A Holistic Business Perspective

Franchising multiple units of an early childhood education and care center can be a lucrative business option for aspiring entrepreneurs who want to own a business without starting from scratch. However, running a childcare center can be intimidating for some. Raj and Veenu Parkash, 15-year multi-unit franchisees of Lightbridge Academy, share their experience of developing… Continue reading Multi-Unit Franchising In Early Childhood Education: How To Develop A Holistic Business Perspective

The Path To Franchisee Success

A franchise can be a low-risk way to enter the business world. However, not all franchises are created equal. If you’re looking to buy a franchise, here are four keys you should keep in mind to ensure your success as a franchisee.  Proven Concept Franchisee success starts with a proven concept. Look for a franchise… Continue reading The Path To Franchisee Success

How An Early Childhood Education Franchise Can Help You Achieve Work-Life Balance

If you’re looking for a franchise opportunity and work-life balance is one of your top reasons for wanting to start your own business, an early childhood education franchise is a great option for you to consider. Compared to many other franchise categories, a child care  franchise offers a better opportunity for owners to have balance… Continue reading How An Early Childhood Education Franchise Can Help You Achieve Work-Life Balance

Lightbridge Academy CEO Gigi Schweikert Named A 2023 Top Franchise Influencer By 1851 Franchise

Gigi Schweikert, CEO of Lightbridge Academy, recently joined the Emerging Franchise Brands podcast and shared her expertise in franchising within the early childhood education space.

Lightbridge Academy CEO Gigi Schweikert has been named one of the Top Franchise Influencers of 2023 by 1851 Franchise, a leading franchise industry content marketing and development platform. The annual list honors franchisors, franchisees, consultants, and industry experts who are leading the charge and shaping the future of franchising in 2023. Gigi is a parenting expert… Continue reading Lightbridge Academy CEO Gigi Schweikert Named A 2023 Top Franchise Influencer By 1851 Franchise

Reasons To Invest In The Child Care Industry

It’s a great time to invest in a child care franchise. The demand for quality care, along with early childhood education, is soaring. Dual income working parents need high quality educational child care: and Lightbridge Academy has been there to fill that need since 1997. Learn more about some of the industry trends that have… Continue reading Reasons To Invest In The Child Care Industry

Understanding The Lightbridge Academy Brand & Circle of Care

Lightbridge Academy was founded over 25 years ago as a family business. The Falzarano family was seeking to build a high-quality child care option that not only educated children but also cared for the needs busy working parents, like themselves. The business steadily grew, thanks in part to many of the differentiators. Today, there are… Continue reading Understanding The Lightbridge Academy Brand & Circle of Care

Bring Your Love For Early Education To Your Own Franchise Business

Do you have a passion for education? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of young families? Why not start an early childhood education business of your own? Our industry is thriving, and there’s an impressive demand for high-quality child care businesses that help children develop  a solid foundation for future learning.… Continue reading Bring Your Love For Early Education To Your Own Franchise Business

3 Ways We Make Starting A Child Care Franchise Easier For You

If you’re thinking of starting a child care business, you already know there’s a lot to consider: Where should you open your location? How many children are needed to reach break even? What are your unique points of differentiation that will compel families to choose your business over all of the competition in your area?… Continue reading 3 Ways We Make Starting A Child Care Franchise Easier For You