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I love the smell of sand in the morning.

6 Aug

No feeling is better than waking up in the morning rejuvenated and ready go, which is exactly how you awoke the day after the webinar! Time for another exciting day in the life of a Thunder Beach franchisee, you muse as you get out of bed. While eating breakfast, you have a quick discussion with your wife about taking the next steps in the franchising process. You both agree to meet with a loan officer and discuss your options, but also decide to go ahead and start scouting potential locations for your franchise. You can hardly wait! However, your day job beckons so you reluctantly head to the office and settle in for theCompany Logo time being. During your lunch hour, doubts start creeping into your mind. I’ve never owned a business before, how will I pull this off? Is this really a good idea? Am I crazy to leave my current job? The doubts begin to pile up and you start to have a panic attack until, suddenly, you Continue reading

It’s not the size that matters. It’s how you use it.

31 Jul

Hey, Thunder Beachers and Beachettes!

parking lot

Does your parking lot ever look like this? If so, we have a solution!

Today, we’re starting a new series talking about the process we go through for selection Thunder Beach locations and building our complexes. That way, whether you’re interested in being a Thunder Beach location, someone who will one day play on our courts, or just a curious soul, you know firsthand what goes into building these places that are as majestic as the Taj Mahal or The Pyramids (Okay, they might no be that grand, but they’re still pretty nice). Continue reading

An Evening With Thunder Beach

29 Jul

Company LogoThe possibility of becoming a Thunder Beach franchisee has consumed your every waking thought since you first stumbled across their website on a dreary, Monday morning. Caught up reminiscing about your youth and the fun you had, fate came knocking at your door in the form of a sand sports franchise opportunity. Now, it is all you can think about. Your mind is full of questions. At night, you dream of owning a franchise and the laughing, enthusiastic players who will gather at your complex. Your wife is a savvy businesswoman who is willing to explore possibilities, but not without examining every detail. Despite reading the Thunder Beach website over many times, you know that there is more to learn. Continue reading

Long Beach Grand Slam

23 Jul
April Ross, Jennifer Kessy

You could watch amazing athletes like April Ross (left) and Jennifer Kessy (right) play! Who would say no to that?

Exciting things are happening out at Long Beach, CA right now!

If you didn’t already know, an FIVB Grand Slam Tournament is being ran in the USA for the first time since 2003. It’s an exciting and rare chance to see the greatest international volleyball players in the world play right here on American soil. Qualification rounds finished yesterday with the main event beginning today. So, if you’re in the area, go watch amazing athletes play an amazing sport! Here’s a link to the schedule.

A Conversation to Remember

22 Jul

Company LogoIt is now Friday. Several days have passed since you discovered Thunder Beach USA and had the idea to become a franchisee. You consulted friends who were very supportive, one of your best friends even offered to join you in your venture, and now there is only one more person that you need to talk to. You’ve known her for 28 years, she is the person you trust the most, and she holds the greatest influence in your final decision.  She is your wife, and she is returning from a business trip today. Continue reading

MIKASA es su casa

15 Jul

Hey Thunder Beachers! Signed Volleyball

We’re giving away a signed volleyball by US Olympians Phil Dalhausser, Sean Rosenthal, and their hall of fame coach, Mike Dodd. Head over to our Facebook page and check it out!

Waking up.

15 Jul

Part 2:

Alarm

Does anyone like seeing this in the morning?

Buzz. Buzz. Buzz.

There it goes again, that all too familiar sound of your alarm going off. It’s 6 in the morning and time for you to begin your day. Just as you are about to hit the snooze button, you remember the events of the day before. You had the idea to become a Thunder Beach franchisee! You feel a revitalizing energy come over you as you head for a hot shower.  Continue reading