advice please re naming and shaming

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  1. cflynn profile image74
    cflynnposted 10 years ago

    i have just read Franchise nightmare by midnightpiper and have a similar cautionary tale to tell. I would love to name and shame but expect i would get into trouble.. how far can you go?? in the name of truth!!

    all advice welcome

  2. Mark Knowles profile image60
    Mark Knowlesposted 10 years ago

    All the way. Name them. I would/do/have done big_smile

  3. cflynn profile image74
    cflynnposted 10 years ago

    thanks Mark for the encouragement

    will they not just have it taken down? under what circumstances can it be taken down. i would like to do something impactfull and lasting!! not just now you see it now you don't

  4. Mark Knowles profile image60
    Mark Knowlesposted 10 years ago

    I guess it depends who you are talking about. Read my Forex hubs. No one has made me take them down..... Yet big_smile

    They will have a tough time forcing you to take it down I would think.

  5. cflynn profile image74
    cflynnposted 10 years ago

    ok great , i will read those.
    I thought they put the pressure on the site owners to remove content. and i didn't want to mess up my rep here but hell if you can!! 
    I feel it would be disrespecfull not to take your advice!
    thanks again

  6. funride profile image77
    funrideposted 10 years ago

    Hi Catriona, now I know it´s you wink.

    You know, the problem with franchising is that people (franchisee) sign those contracts roll and then there are not much to do about it sad.

    The best way to "attack" them it´s to alert people for the danger of those contracts. People are often grabby and that put them in the hands of franchisors greediness roll.

  7. cflynn profile image74
    cflynnposted 10 years ago

    Hi funride

    i definitly do want to  expose the ridiculous lies they tell and how they get away with it...i have been testing the water a bit to make sure i get it right and don't get shot down ...i have posted some similar questions on other business forums and people won't touch it!! hubbers are a braver bunch alltogether !


  8. Eric Graudins profile image60
    Eric Graudinsposted 10 years ago

    Well, for a real case study and encouragement in exposing the lies told by marketing companies have a look at the free book available from

    This site is owned by Eric Scheibeler, and exposes the corruption within the Amway industry.


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