The @WORK Group

The @WORK Group offers the best low investment franchise in the staffing industry. You will spend less and make more money using their model, when comparing with other staffing franchises. In today's market it is important to diversify your business, @WORK allows you to do that by choosing programs specific to your transferable skills and your market. @WORK offers ongoing training and support that covers all subjects important to your business success, with a strong focus on management of an @WORK office.

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The @WORK Group


The @WORK Group Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


America's #1 Franchise Value

Nearly a $130 billion industry, staffing is simply matching great people with great jobs. According to the American Staffing Association, nearly 2.6 million people are employed by staffing companies every business day. Over the course of a year, 9.7 million people are hired by a U.S. staffing firm.

With more than 20 years of business experience, @WORK has grown to be named by Staffing Industry Report as one of the top U.S. staffing firms. @WORK's senior corporate staff has more than 100 years of staffing industry experience combined. @WORK's experience points to two advantages for franchisees: effectiveness and results.

The @WORK Franchise office approach enables owners to have complete independence and control of local decision-making, while the corporate office provides essential and cost-saving back office support for critical functions. Hall's entrepreneurial vision has led to the creation of AtWork Franchise, Inc., the parent of a group of companies, each filling a different staffing industry role.

As a @Work franchisee, you will have the rights to to service all FOUR staffing programs - @WORK Personnel, @WORK Medical, @WORK Helping Hands, and @WORK Search.

Company Details

Established: 1986
First Unit Franchised: 1992
Franchised Units: 104
Company Owned Units: 3
States Registered In: All US States except: AK, HI

Support and Training Offered By The @WORK Group

Financial Assistance Provided: No
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Co-Operative Advertising: Yes
Training: Training includes three sessions:


  • Owner Launch Camp - 4 days - (pre-opening) Owner only training
  • 1 week, Knoxville, TN - Learn the ins and outs of starting and running a successful staffing operation.  Typically class room style (pre-opening). Open to all that will be working in the office.
  • 1 week on site (post opening)
  • Ongoing support/site visits

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a The @WORK Group Franchise.

What does a The @WORK Group Franchise Cost?

The @WORK Group franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment: $150,000
Total Investment: $159k-$236k
Minimum Net Worth: $250,000
Franchise Fee: $40,000
Royalty: 7% of sales
Average Number of Employees: 2-4
Passive Ownership: No
Semi-Passive Ownership: Yes, franchisee will need to hire a Branch Manager.

Multi Unit: Yes
Home Based: No
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Veteran Discount: Yes, 20% off franchise fee

Is The @WORK Group a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. The @WORK Group is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is The @WORK Group a Home Based franchise?

No. The @WORK Group is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do The @WORK Group Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much The @WORK Group franchisees make. The @WORK Group offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is The @WORK Group a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. The @WORK Group is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does The @WORK Group Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. The @WORK Group franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does The @WORK Group Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. The @WORK Group franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is The @WORK Group Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. The @WORK Group franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is The @WORK Group Looking for International franchisees?

No. The @WORK Group franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see The @WORK Group's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

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When evaluating a franchise opportunity, reading and understanding the current version of their FDD is a necessity. Considering the benefits of franchising, such as established brand recognition and support from the franchisor, it's important to also take into account franchise fees and franchising royalty fees. Since most franchisors are privately owned companies, the current versions of their FDDs are typically not available unless requested directly from them.

Click here to connect with a Franchise Consultant who can help you obtain a copy quickly and for free. They can also guide you through the essential franchise questions to ask, ensuring you make a well-informed decision about your investment.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Employment & Personnel, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

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Home Based Franchise


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Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


The @WORK Group Franchises for Sale

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