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Get Fit, Get Social with a One Element Franchise

In recent years, the fitness industry has gone from strength to strength. One Element has capitalised on the growing demand for fitness classes and brought something entirely new to the table. Here, we take a look at what makes them such an exciting franchis [...]

Five Things You Need to Know Before Becoming a Franchisee

If you’re considering becoming a franchisee, you’re probably wondering what life is really like as the manager of your own business. We’re here to provide you with some insight. Though life as a franchisee can be incredibly rewarding, it’s often a challenge. B [...]

Business Sales Franchise with Transworld Business Advisors

If you’ve always wanted to manage a b2b franchise that specialised in providing expert advice to other companies, Transworld Business Advisors may be the perfect opportunity for you. Here, we take a look at what makes them such an attractive proposition. &nbs [...]

Meet Frank Milner the CEO of Tutor Doctor

Some of the most interesting and inspirational individuals in business come from the franchising sector. Frank Milner is one such person. As head of the Tutor Doctor franchise, he has been responsible for incredibly impressive growth and international expans [...]

Thirteen Reasons Why Franchising Could Be Right for You

In the UK, franchising is becoming an increasingly popular business model. As more and more business-minded individuals start their own franchise units, we thought we’d take a look at 13 of the top reasons they might be doing so.1. Franchises are succ [...]

Franchisee Recruitment - How to Get the Right Staff On Board for Your Franchise

They're the ones on the front line, interacting with customers on a day to day basis. They're the ones making sales and fixing problems. This means that you need excellent employees if you’re to ensure the success of your franchise unit. Here, we take a look a [...]

Vape Franchise: New Findings About Smoking Make a Vape Franchise Worth Considering

Approximately one-third of all UK vapers use electronic cigarettes in an attempt to quit smoking and smoking rates are continuing to drop in the UK. Both of these facts are good news for public health bodies, those affected by smoking-related illnesses, and th [...]

Six Things You May Have to Sacrifice to Become a Success

Success does not come for free. In order to become a franchisee, you’ll have to make sacrifices and build your business from the ground up. You’ll need to make changes to your lifestyle and habits. You’ll have to consider new ways to save money. Here, we take [...]

Top Three Tool Franchises - Hit the Nail On the Head!

Tool franchises are an enticing prospect for many would-be franchisees. Typically, they are affordable, flexible, and relatively easy to manage. However, to a large extent, the success of this type of franchise still depends on the amount of support provided [...]

Start a Sandwich Franchise with Quiznos

 Quiznos As a small business person or experienced franchisee, now is a great time to choose Quiznos. With low investment [...]£202,448 Minimum investmentRestaurant, Coffee Shop & PubRequest informat [...]

How to Become a Successful Franchise Owner

Think you've got what it takes to make it as a franchisee? Are you sure you've got the skills to pay the bills? To make sure, we've compiled a list of 10 attributes a good franchisee will foster and develop over the years. How to become a successful franchi [...]

Corporate Social Responsibility: What is it?

Social responsibility is not a new idea but it's having a greater impact on how businesses are run than ever before. The idea that companies have a responsibility to the communities that support them doesn't seem that radical, but it's only in recent years t [...]

Franchise Owner Salary - How Much is it?

Though you may want to own a franchise because it allows you to be your own boss, set your own hours, and call the shots, the money is important, too. All franchisees want to run the most profitable franchise possible. Franchisees often enter into the franch [...]

Becoming a Franchisee - 8 Things You Need to Know

Why become a franchisee? So, you're considering becoming a franchisee? Before you jump on in and sign the franchise agreement, there are a few things you need to think about. Here, we take a look at eight questions you should ask yourself to ensure you're f [...]

Eye Level Franchise: Educate Yourself About Starting Your Own

If you want to run your own business and give something back to society, you should probably search the education sector. There are a growing number of education franchises to choose from and many are being tipped for great things over the coming years. Here [...]

Franchise Requirements - Is a Degree Necessary?

We often hear franchise candidates asking franchisors whether it's necessary to have earned a degree in order to become a franchisee. Here, we take an in-depth look at the question and discuss whether a university degree is really a prerequisite for franchis [...]

A Guide to Selling Your Franchise

If you’re selling your franchise, there’s a lot to do to prepare your business for the handover. How much control you have over the process will likely depend on why you’re selling, but there are a number of things you can do to ensure everything goes to pla [...]

Look the Part with Our Top Three Beauty Franchises

If you’re looking to open your own business in the beauty sector, you may want to consider franchising. However, with numerous high-performing beauty and hair franchises to choose between, it can be difficult to make a decision. Here, we take a look at three [...]

How Franchising is Keeping Up with the Times

All businesses need to keep up with the times if they’re to maximise profits and give themselves the best chance of success. Here, we take a look at how the franchise system is attempting to adapt to new technological realities. Finding a franchise Histori [...]

The Big Question: Franchising or Starting an Independent Business?

If you want to be your own boss, you better be ready to make important decisions. The first decision you'll need to make is whether you start an independent business or sign up for a franchise. Each is a unique experience and both will involve you running yo [...]

Are You More Suited to a Product or Service Franchise?

As in the wider business world, franchises can be divided into two different groupings. There are those who sell products, and those who sell services. While these two different types of franchise share a number of similarities, they can be quite different i [...]

Make a Name for Yourself with a Marketing Franchise

Marketing franchises are an incredibly popular investment opportunity. They typically offer franchisees a great deal of flexibility while providing a stable platform from which to grow a successful and profitable business. Here, we take a look at three of th [...]

Impress Prospective Franchisees with a Discovery Day to Remember

Discovery days play an important role in attracting new franchisees. They’re an opportunity to show applicants what day to day operations are really like, what kind of work culture you’ve developed, and what they can expect life to be like as a franchisee. H [...]

Five Ways That Franchisees Can Get Over the Fear of Failure

Fear can have an incredibly negative effect on franchisees. It can prevent you from making the right decisions, stop you from taking calculated risks, and have profound effects on your attitude and mindset. In business, a small amount of fear is healthy. How [...]

Discover the Recipe for Success with a Cook Stars Franchise

Cook Stars Cook Stars is a fast growing 'cookery class and party' franchise with opportunities throughout the UK. With [...] £6,995 +VAT Minimum investment Food [...]

A Guide to Choosing the Perfect Location for Your Franchise

In most cases, location is key to business success. If you’re working to establish the most successful franchise possible, you'll need to work out the optimal premises for your franchise unit. Here, we take a look at six factors you need to consider if you'r [...]

Top Five Franchises for Car Lovers

If you're a car lover and have always dreamt of managing your own business, there's plenty of investment opportunities out there. However, it's important to take your time and consider what type of franchise is best for you. You'll need to consider what aspe [...]

Find Out More About Home Instead CEO and Co-Founder Trevor Brocklebank

If you’re looking for the next big franchise business opportunity, it’s often reassuring to hear tales of success. Franchising is not always the easiest of business models to excel in, so when someone exceeds all expectations, it deserves recognition. Trevor [...]

How to Start a Successful Franchise on a Shoestring

Not all franchisees started with a lot of money. In fact, many started by running relatively low-cost franchise units and built themselves up to bigger things. This meant starting their first franchise on a shoestring budget and working from there. Here, we [...]

Five Franchisee Obstacles to Overcome

For franchisees, getting your first business up and running can be tough. It's often a tricky learning experience that involves overcoming obstacles, only to encounter another, then another, and another. The good news is that this doesn't last forever. It's [...]