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10 Signs It's Time to Recruit Employees for Your Franchise

10 Signs It's Time to Recruit Employees for Your Franchise

If you’re running your own business, it can be hard to know when to start your employee recruitment scheme - particularly if [...]

How to Choose the Oven Cleaning Franchise That's Right for You

How to Choose the Oven Cleaning Franchise That's Right for You

Ever thought about running your own business with an oven cleaning franchise? While you might think brands in the sector would be fairly [...]

Jargon Busters: Understanding the Most Common Accounting Lingo in Franchising

Jargon Busters: Understanding the Most Common Accounting Lingo in Franchising

Whether you’re running your own business offering financial services or not, you’ll need to have a good understanding of [...]

Top 4 High Investment Franchises in the UK

Top 4 High Investment Franchises in the UK

From low-cost opportunities under £5,000 to high investment franchise packages priced at over £500,000, there’s something to [...]

Q&A: Does Optic-Kleer Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Optic-Kleer Franchise in the UK?

Interested in starting a car repair business? Franchising could help you realise your dream; here, we’re looking at one of the best [...]

2021 Outlook: The State of Franchising in the Hair, Beauty & Cosmetics Sector

2021 Outlook: The State of Franchising in the Hair, Beauty & Cosmetics Sector

The Covid-19 outbreak has had an effect on almost every business in Britain. Here, we’re taking a magnifying glass to the hair, beauty [...]

Starting a Franchise Requires More Than Just the Franchise Fee

Starting a Franchise Requires More Than Just the Franchise Fee

Starting a franchise can be both exciting and scary. While you’ll have the support of an experienced franchisor, it’s important [...]

Franchisee Tips: How to Take Time Off as a Franchisee (Without Stressing)

Franchisee Tips: How to Take Time Off as a Franchisee (Without Stressing)

If you’re busy running your own business, it can be difficult to find the time for a prolonged break. But taking time off as a [...]

Everything You Need To Know About The New Government COVID Roadmap On Covid-19

Everything You Need To Know About The New Government COVID Roadmap On Covid-19

The Prime Minister Boris Johnson has unveiled his much-anticipated ‘roadmap’ to ease restrictions across England. As more and more [...]

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in Edinburgh

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in Edinburgh

With rich history and architecture, a network of research facilities and a high proportion of skilled workers, the Scottish capital is a [...]

Jargon Busters: Understanding the Most Common Sales Lingo in Franchising

Jargon Busters: Understanding the Most Common Sales Lingo in Franchising

Whether you’re a franchisor planning to sell business units or a new franchisee targeting customers, understanding sales terms can help [...]

10 Tips for Preparing for a Franchise Discovery Day

10 Tips for Preparing for a Franchise Discovery Day

You’ve considered your budget, done some research and narrowed down your ideal franchise opportunities - it’s time to take things [...]

Q&A: Does Rooster Shack Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Rooster Shack Franchise in the UK?

Rooster Shack offers a trendy alternative to the many chicken shop outlets currently in operation. It serves up fresh piri piri and grilled [...]

The 10 Best Books About Franchising (Written by Franchisors)

The 10 Best Books About Franchising (Written by Franchisors)

The prospect of running a franchise unit can induce feelings of confusion, uncertainty and even inadequacy, but there are lots of books about [...]

Top 4 Outdoor Franchises in the UK

Top 4 Outdoor Franchises in the UK

The thought of running your own business probably brings to mind images of toiling away at a desk, perhaps making phone calls and dashing out [...]

4 Unique Franchise Opportunities You May Not Have Considered Before

4 Unique Franchise Opportunities You May Not Have Considered Before

The franchise industry is overflowing with lucrative and fulfilling investment opportunities across countless industries, from food and retail [...]

Does a Franchise Agreement Automatically Renew?

Does a Franchise Agreement Automatically Renew?

Are you coming to the end of your franchise agreement term? If you are - or if you’re just thinking ahead - it’s worth considering [...]

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in York

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in York

Whether you live in the city or outside of it, choosing York as your business location of choice could be a wise move. It’s a hub of [...]

Q&A: Does Boots Opticians Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Boots Opticians Franchise in the UK?

Looking for a business opportunity with consistently high demand and fantastic brand reach? You could partner with one of the UK’s [...]

Mastering These 6 Soft Skills Will Lead to Franchise Success

Mastering These 6 Soft Skills Will Lead to Franchise Success

It’s easy to overlook the importance of soft skills when you’re busy running a business - but they play a key role in franchise [...]

The Challenges of Expanding Outside of Your Native Market

The Challenges of Expanding Outside of Your Native Market

Expanding your franchise concept beyond your native country can bring a whole host of challenges to franchisors. We spoke with Tony and Louis [...]

Q&A: Does Wilkins Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Wilkins Franchise in the UK?

If you’re thinking of running your own business, it’s a good idea to find a market with as few competitors as possible. Often, [...]

Entrepreneur’s Circle’s Top 5 Tips for Overcoming a Crisis

Entrepreneur’s Circle’s Top 5 Tips for Overcoming a Crisis

The Covid-19 crisis turned most businesses on their heads. Fortunately, that wasn’t the case for Entrepreneur’s Circle. Founder [...]

New Franchisees: What Does Success Look Like in the First Year?

New Franchisees: What Does Success Look Like in the First Year?

Being approved for a franchise opportunity, securing funding and setting up a business are achievements in themselves - but what about once [...]

Q&A: Does Wimpy Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Wimpy Franchise in the UK?

Wimpy is one of America’s most famous burger restaurants. A product of the thirties, it has an extensive history behind it, and is now [...]

Top 3 Sandwich Franchises in the UK

Top 3 Sandwich Franchises in the UK

The food industry is one of the franchising world’s most profitable sectors, and many ambitious entrepreneurs have seen success by [...]

Join Our Webinar to Find Out Why Now is the Right Time to Become a Franchisee

Join Our Webinar to Find Out Why Now is the Right Time to Become a Franchisee

Thinking about becoming a franchisee? Find out more by joining our free webinar on Friday 5th March, where we’ll be speaking to some of [...]

10 Tips for Making a Good First Impression When Meeting a Franchisor

10 Tips for Making a Good First Impression When Meeting a Franchisor

Franchise meetings can be just as nerve-wracking as standard job interviews; you need to be a convincing entrepreneur, investor, [...]

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in Newcastle

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in Newcastle

Have you overlooked Newcastle as a location for your next venture? The thriving city is home to the infrastructure needed to support fast [...]

Franchise Resales: Pay Attention to These 10 Things When Buying a Previously Owned...

Franchise Resales: Pay Attention to These 10 Things When Buying a Previously Owned...

Looking into franchise resales? Don’t forget to ask these important questions before handing over your money for a previously owned [...]