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Friedman Featured in Entrepreneur Magazine's 10-Day Startup Guide
College Hunks President and Co-Founder Nick Friedman helps give a crash course on how to start up in just 10 days.
Friedman on Marketing | Amex OPEN Forum
College Hunks' Nick Friedman discusses the three questions to help you decide your next marketing move.
College Hunks' Stephen Bienko Honored By IFA
College Hunks Multi-franchise Owner Stephen Bienko was recently honored by the International Franchise Association.
Gigberry Interview: Nick Friedman's Advice for Young Entrepreneurs
Nick Friedman offers advice for young entrepreneurs and gives insight into his own past, present and future.
College Hunks Listed as 2013 Empact100 Honoree
College Hunks made the 2013 Empact100 List!
College Hunks on "CNN Money" Segment (VIDEO)
Watch College Hunks on CNN Money and discover how we got to where we are today!
Nick Friedman Interviews on MarketWatch, Encourages Entrepreneurship (AUDIO)
Listen to Nick Friedman in this MarketWatch interview as he explains why entrepreneurship should be encouraged now more than ever.
Miami's Ron Rick and Chris Poore Featured on CBS
Find out how College Hunks of Miami franchise owners, Ron Rick and Chris Poore, turned a school project into their own business.
Nick Friedman on How to Avoid the Wrong Franchise - Forbes
College Hunks Owner Nick Friedman was recently featured in Forbes, talking about choosing the right franchise opportunity for you.
College Hunks Miami Article in WLRN
Check out this feature article about our College Hunks Miami team in WLRN!
President Nick Friedman Talks "Friendployees" on Upstart
President Nick Friedman talks on Upstart about the early days of College Hunks and why hiring friends could backfire on an entrepreneur.
Huffington Post Lists College Hunks as Dorm Room Success Story
Find out why the Huffington Post calls College Hunks a dorm room success story.
3 Skills That Differentiate Successful Entrepreneurs
Tips for Building a Lasting Business Partnership
Just as you would assess the pros and cons of being single versus being in a relationship, entrepreneurs must do the same before entering into a business partnership
Young entrepreneur will share his story at SDSU event
On Tuesday, Nov. 13, the Rickert Visiting Entre-preneur and Speaker Series will welcome Nick Friedman, president and co-founder of College Hunks Hauling Junk. Friedman will speak at 7 p.m.
Growing Pains Are Tough, But Shrinking Pains Are Worse
I’ve heard it a thousand times from prospective franchise buyers and brokers alike: “Your company is going through growing pains.”
Don’t choke your startup — cut the cord. Gradually.
Whether you’re a male or female entrepreneur, starting a company feels a lot like giving birth. You went through the planning, the pain, the emotional roller coaster of fear, excitement and anxiety and, months later, you came out of it stronger than ever.
Owners made headway with new concepts
The Tampa Bay Business Journal asked the leaders of three less common types of companies how they got their start, what trails they blazed and what lessons they learned along the way
Smile: Happiness can make you successful
Happiness does, in fact, lead to more money. This is something that cuts across all levels of franchising, all types of industries and, more generally, applies to the concept business as a whole.
Featured Article: College Hunks in Business World Magazine
Sneak a peak behind the scenes at College Hunks to see how we do what we do! Special thanks to Business World Magazine and Fetch Graphics!
Youth Vote Remains an Elusive Target for Republicans
“Nothing is instantaneous in life. We have employees who work for three months and think they should be owning the company,” said Nick Friedman, 30, a co-founder of College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving.
The Patriotism of Entrepreneurship
I co-founded my company, College Hunks Hauling Junk, with my best friend, Omar Solliman, right out of college. It was the pursuit of the "American dream" that helped two 22-year-old, inexperienced professionals build a business from the ground up.
Nick Friedman Talks with EliteDaily
College Hunks Co-Founder Nick Friedman talks with Elite Daily about how the company started and where it's headed in the future.
'HUNKS' Take Summer Gig, Turn It Into Real Business
The Washington, D.C.-based company has 37 locations in 28 states. Mr. Friedman, 29, says the business is on track to post $10 million in annual system-wide sales for 2011—up more than 60% from last year. Edited interview excerpts follow:
Air Tran Magazine Interviews the HUNKS!
Read the full interview Air Tran Magazine recently did on College Hunks' Co-Founders Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman!
College Hunks Authors Top Amazon Best Seller List!
Check out the book that critics are raving about! Written by Co-Founders of College Hunks, Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman.
Effortless Entrepreneur: Book Release
The Co-Founders of College Hunks want to celebrate the launch of their new book with YOU! Check it out...
College Hunks Profile: Reader's Digest
College Hunks was recently profiled by Reader's Digest. Check out the interview right here!
HUNKS on a Plane!
Last month, College Hunks was featured in Southwest Airlines' Spirit Magazine.