Why You Will Love Being Your Own Boss

BYOB? No, Being Your Own Boss Remember when you were a kid and your parents would tell you what to wear? What to eat? What TV shows you were and weren’t allowed to watch? I am sure then that you also remember finally getting to an age where you were allowed to make your own […]

Beyond Social Media | A Social Organization

The Business Opportunity Behind Social Media Starting your own business is daunting and there are many factors that can contribute to your ability to be successful: social media is one of those factors. Using social media to its full capacity goes beyond simply posting on Facebook, sending Tweets, pinning on Pinterest and so on. The […]

Houston, We Have Lift Off | Men In Kilts Franchise Launch

Houston, prepare to get a lot cleaner because some kilt-clad workers are going to be seen around town cleaning windows, gutters, siding as well as pressure washing. In fact, if you are a resident of Southwest Houston you may have already seen our tartan trucks and kilts around town! Men In Kilts launched its newest […]

Men In Kilts Storms Boston’s North Shore

Prior to Men In Kilts, Creel was a paralegal for ten years as well as a full-time student pursuing her master’s degree. So how did she end up owning a Men In Kilts franchise? When Creel attended a local event hosted by Boston’s Entrepreneur Organization (EO) she suddenly had a change of heart. Creel said, […]

Staying Focused As A Seasonal Business

There are a lot of us out there – seasonal businesses that is. For some companies summers might be slow and for others it’s the cold, winter months. And like many seasonal businesses you “depend heavily on the revenue generated during a single season to carry [you] through the year” (Entrepreneur.com, 2007). But whatever time […]

Clearing Snow and Hanging Christmas Lights

The weather is changing and winter is on its way, but the good news is that several Men In Kilts locations will begin offering snow removal service to help customers get through those blistery winter months; and yes, they will still wear their kilts while clearing snow. Men In Kilts Founder Nicholas Brand says, “Snow […]

Hiring Freelancers for Your Start Up

As a small business owner you may have thought about hiring freelancers or contract workers as a way to keep your overhead down. Although low costs can be enticing, you should be aware of some of the pros and cons to this approach. At Men In Kilts we have hired numerous contractors and for the […]

“Don’t Waste Your Money” Clean Your Roof!

Have you looked at your roof lately? Is there moss, leaves and residue build up? You’ve probably thought about paying someone to clean your roof, but then thought it would be too expensive. So then you thought about cleaning it yourself, but just haven’t gotten around to it. However, a startling fact that you might […]