Seeking inspiration? Look no further. Dan Hawkins, co-founder of the Human Bean Coffee franchise, check back in with StartupNation’s Rich Sloan to discuss the growth of the business as well as the company’s social agenda.
Tune in to learn about the tenets of a successful franchisor from Dan’s perspective. Also learn about how he’s avoided skimming profits from franchisees in his model and instead simply sells coffee and related products as his form of revenue as franchisor.
Of particular interest, we learn about Human Bean’s social agenda. They donated $68,000 to local breast cancer screening initiatives last year and believe that it’s part of their responsibility to support the community with more than simply their award-winning coffee products.