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The Go-To Guide for Maintaining Your Franchise's GDPR Compliance

The Go-To Guide for Maintaining Your Franchise's GDPR Compliance

Collected data can be a great asset for a business, but keeping customer information safe should be a priority. Understanding how to take care [...]

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in Bath

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in Bath

Bath is known for its beautiful Georgian architecture and rich history, but it also has a productive business scene. Since the Roman times, [...]

The Best Ways to Build Customer Loyalty Around Your Franchise

The Best Ways to Build Customer Loyalty Around Your Franchise

Taking steps to build customer loyalty is an essential process for most franchise businesses; it helps attract customers and encourages them [...]

The Top Threats to the Security of Your Franchise (and How to Protect It)

The Top Threats to the Security of Your Franchise (and How to Protect It)

When you’re busy running your own business, the process of implementing franchise security measures can fall to the bottom of your [...]

What the 'Lockdown Exit Roadmap' Means for Your Franchise With One Month to Go

What the 'Lockdown Exit Roadmap' Means for Your Franchise With One Month to Go

Boris Johnson revealed the government’s lockdown exit roadmap on 22nd February, sparking both excitement and concern in business owners [...]

Q&A: Does Aire Serv Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Aire Serv Franchise in the UK?

Do you run a home maintenance business, or aspire to in the future? Joining a franchise could help you achieve your entrepreneurial dreams [...]

5 Tips for Running a Franchise as a Working Mum

5 Tips for Running a Franchise as a Working Mum

When you’re a working mum, making time for family can be difficult - but it’s not impossible. There are many mothers who [...]

Why a Failed Franchise Doesn't Make You a Failure

Why a Failed Franchise Doesn't Make You a Failure

Being forced to close a business can feel like a crushing defeat, but a failed franchise unit doesn’t have to influence your future. [...]

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in Nottingham

City Spotlight: A Quick Guide to Franchising in Nottingham

Nottingham is famous for its Sherwood Forest, the home of Robin Hood, but today the city has a thriving business landscape. Here’s why [...]

12 Ways to Avoid Burnout as a Franchisee

12 Ways to Avoid Burnout as a Franchisee

  Burnout is a very real issue for business owners across the world; a mixture of outside pressure and internal drive can lead [...]

Q&A: Does Wagamama Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Wagamama Franchise in the UK?

Wagamama is one of the UK leaders in the quick-service restaurant industry. It’s known for its comforting rice and noodle dishes, and [...]

6 Tips for Becoming a Better Public Speaker

6 Tips for Becoming a Better Public Speaker

Want to become a better public speaker? We’ve put together our best public speaking tips to help you master this tricky skill and learn [...]

7 Advantages of Running a B2B Franchise

7 Advantages of Running a B2B Franchise

The franchise industry is famous for its many B2C businesses: McDonalds, Subway and KFC, to name a few. But you could be missing out on a huge [...]

10 Franchisee Rights Under a Franchise Agreement

10 Franchisee Rights Under a Franchise Agreement

Franchise agreements often seem to be weighted in the franchisor’s favour, but franchisees have several key rights protecting them from [...]

Top 5 Management Franchises in the UK

Top 5 Management Franchises in the UK

Interested in joining a management franchise? If you’ve got a head for business and great leadership skills, this sector could be right [...]

Business Planning: Why You Should Prepare for a Profitable Summer Now

Business Planning: Why You Should Prepare for a Profitable Summer Now

Things are looking up in the UK; infection rates are falling, the vaccine rollout is progressing well and the Prime Minister has announced a [...]

Understanding the Impact of Brexit on Franchising

Understanding the Impact of Brexit on Franchising

Brexit has prompted considerable uncertainty and concern for the business world, and many entrepreneurs are now facing challenges as they find [...]

Tune In: Find Peace of Mind With These Top Mental Health Podcasts

Tune In: Find Peace of Mind With These Top Mental Health Podcasts

We all need to focus on wellbeing from time to time, but taking care of your mental health as a business owner is vital. Being responsible for [...]

Webinar Recap, Part One: Why Now is the Right Time to Become a Franchisee

Webinar Recap, Part One: Why Now is the Right Time to Become a Franchisee

We invited Imran Mamud, founder of Rooster Shack, and franchise consultant Matteo Frigieri, to participate in the first of our new [...]

Prepare Your Franchise to Weather Any Storm

Prepare Your Franchise to Weather Any Storm

Although we may not associate the UK with particularly dramatic weather events, flooding and other natural disasters have a significant impact [...]

What's the Best Bet: A Big-Name Brand or a Niche Franchise?

What's the Best Bet: A Big-Name Brand or a Niche Franchise?

If you’re considering becoming a franchisee, you may have found yourself wondering what the safest franchise option is: a big-name brand [...]

Franchisor Insights: Is It Essential to Attend Franchise Exhibitions Today?

Franchisor Insights: Is It Essential to Attend Franchise Exhibitions Today?

Over the past year, digital solutions have allowed franchises across the world to continue engaging with investors and, in some cases, even [...]

Q&A: Does Dogknows Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Dogknows Franchise in the UK?

Are you looking for a business opportunity offering the chance to become a dog walker? The pet franchise sector can help you realise your [...]

Is Franchising Risky?

Is Franchising Risky?

When you start running your own business, you want to avoid potential problems if you can. Joining a franchise can help you mitigate against [...]

Make a Career Change: Starting a Franchise Can Be a Great Way to Break Into a New Sector

Make a Career Change: Starting a Franchise Can Be a Great Way to Break Into a New Sector

If you’ve ever dreamed of running your own business in a sector that’s new to you, you’ll know just how frustrating the [...]

Run a Franchise That Improves Customers' Lives

Run a Franchise That Improves Customers' Lives

Over the past few years, our focus on personal wellbeing and healthy living has skyrocketed. People are increasingly aware of the benefits of [...]

5 Warning Signs That You Probably Aren't Ready to Franchise Your Business (Now)

5 Warning Signs That You Probably Aren't Ready to Franchise Your Business (Now)

Thinking about running a franchise network? The benefits of franchising a business are clear to see; you can generate investment, access a [...]

The 5 Most Common Barriers for Becoming a Franchisor

The 5 Most Common Barriers for Becoming a Franchisor

Becoming a franchisor and appointing franchisees to replicate your business in different locations is a great way to expand your brand reach [...]

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 [...]