The Pros and Cons of Bootstrapping vs. Raising Money (Same Brand, 2 Zees)

In this episode, Erik is joined by Peter Hansen and David Schuck.

Both entrepreneurs are franchisees with Club Pilates and are growing rapidly but one is doing it by bootstrapping and the other is growing through private equity.

The group discusses the pros and cons of bootstrapping a business versus raising money from investors.

They take a look at the different approaches and the potential benefits and drawbacks of each. 

Whether you're just starting out or you're looking to scale your existing business, this video will provide valuable insight into the different paths you can take to grow your company. So, if you're ready to learn more about bootstrapping and fundraising, hit that play button and let's dive in!


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