The Ideal Pool Scouts Candidate

It takes a certain type of person to be a successful business owner, and more so, a successful franchise owner. Before awarding a franchise to just anyone, it’s important to consider the ideal traits of a franchisee. A Pool Scouts franchise owner should be driven, adaptable, and passionate about not only the service we provide, but passionate about succeeding and growing their business. We also expect candidates to have great communication skills, the ability to multitask well, and the aptitude to be able to think analytically and make smart decisions based on data.

These skills are crucial to developing and growing a successful business. It doesn’t matter if candidates have never owned a pool or, conversely, have years of knowledge in the pool industry. If a potential franchise owner embodies these qualities, they will be on the path to success, especially with the corporate team here to support them (one of the many perks of buying a franchise)!

Pool Scouts infographic with qualities of an ideal candidate listed


Pool maintenance can be taught whereas these foundational characteristics are ingrained in a person based on their experience and personality. This doesn’t mean that you need a 10/10 in all of these areas – nobody’s perfect! But having these core skills will help in making franchise ownership that much easier.

Think you have what it takes? If you feel like we’ve described your traits and you are interested in franchise ownership, we’d love to connect and tell you more about the Pool Scouts franchise opportunity! Give us a call at 844-407-2688 or fill out the form, and we’ll be in touch.