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Operating a franchise: What happens?

Operating a franchise: What happens?

Considering running your own franchise? When you choose the franchise you want to invest in, youll have to decide whether or not to go for one thats [...]

When to consider starting your own business

When to consider starting your own business

Have you always dreamed of owning your very own business, but dont know where to start? This is probably the position that the UKs 44,000 existing [...]

How to start a retail business

How to start a retail business

Before we get into the main article, lets take a look at why you might want to set up a retail business. AdvantagesYou can develop a relationship [...]

5 unusual franchise opportunities

5 unusual franchise opportunities

Lets face it some franchise opportunities are more well-known than others. Many people think franchising only exists in the retail sector. Others [...]

Profitable franchises that could make you rich

Profitable franchises that could make you rich

Theres an incredible number of franchises to research before you make your final investment decision. For most franchisees, the ultimate aim is to make [...]

Franchising is on the rise: heres why

Franchising is on the rise: heres why

Franchising is a relatively new business model, and in the past there were discussions about the longevity of such a business model. However, the rising [...]

Franchising 101: The basics

Franchising 101: The basics

If you've always dreamed of starting your own business, the thought of starting a franchise may already have crossed your mind. After all, famous franchises [...]

Traits of an entrepreneur

Traits of an entrepreneur

If youre wondering whether now is the time to become a franchisee, there are several things you need to consider. As a franchisee, youll have to make [...]

Managing and preventing franchise problems

Managing and preventing franchise problems

Starting a franchise is an exciting step for new business owners, so the last thing you want to think about is it all going wrong. But, as a franchise [...]

Top 10 things you should know before you become a franchisee

Top 10 things you should know before you become a franchisee

The decision to become a franchisee can be a no-brainer if you're a budding entrepreneur but dont want to create a new business from scratch. Its easy [...]

6 unknowns about franchising

6 unknowns about franchising

For most people looking for information, the internet is their first port of call. This is likely to be true of franchisees doing their research too. [...]

5 reasons to invest in a franchise

5 reasons to invest in a franchise

For many hopeful entrepreneurs, finding a franchise with a well-designed business model is top of the priority list. Investing in a franchise is a great [...]

A basic guide to franchising

A basic guide to franchising

Thinking of investing in a franchise but dont know a franchise model from a franchise contract? Before you start researching available franchises, it [...]

Start-up vs franchise - Which is best for you?

Start-up vs franchise - Which is best for you?

Maybe youve dreamed of being our own boss for many years, but youve finally decided its time to take the next step. One important and difficult decision [...]

How to succeed as a franchisee

How to succeed as a franchisee

There are many successful franchises, but just as with any business, they take hard work and dedication to become profitable. Whilst its true that franchising [...]

How to find the right commercial property

How to find the right commercial property

Perhaps youve just bought a franchise that relies on commercial space from the outset. Or maybe youve operated your franchise unit from home, but now [...]

Innovation in franchising

Innovation in franchising

One of the biggest myths about franchising is that franchisees cannot work with creativity and innovation. Many people believe that, for a franchise [...]

Employee to business owner: A complete guide

Employee to business owner: A complete guide

If youre an employee dreaming of reaching the heady heights of franchise ownership, youll be happy to hear that your goal has been realised many [...]

Qualities of the best franchisees

Qualities of the best franchisees

While theres no single secret to franchise success, the best franchisees often have many things in common. Whether it's an ability to maintain high [...]

Qualities of a business owner

Qualities of a business owner

If youve always dreamed of starting your own business, youll understand just how difficult it can be. There are often obstacles standing in the way [...]

Why you should buy a franchise

Why you should buy a franchise

Choosing to buy a franchise is a huge decision to make. There are so many things to take into consideration, as franchising isnt for everyone. But many [...]

5 key steps to become a business mentor

5 key steps to become a business mentor

Business mentoring and coaching is becoming increasingly popular among entrepreneurs with excellent communication and management skills. Here, we take [...]

Work from home travel agent: A complete guide

Work from home travel agent: A complete guide

If youve always wanted to operate your own business from the comfort of your own home, the franchising sector may prove the simplest means of achieving [...]

Franchisee  what is a franchisee? A complete guide

Franchisee what is a franchisee? A complete guide

A franchisee is someone who purchases the right to use an already existing companys brand name, trademarks, business model and proprietary knowledge [...]

Becoming a franchisee: A complete guide

Becoming a franchisee: A complete guide

Becoming a franchisee is an attractive proposition for many business-minded individuals who dream of managing their own organisation. When considering [...]

5 tips for a better work-life balance

5 tips for a better work-life balance

Did you know that there is such a thing as Workaholics Anonymous? Well, there is. Workaholics Anonymous was established in the US in the early 1980s [...]

3 key traits of a successful franchisee

3 key traits of a successful franchisee

Although franchisees come from a wide variety of different backgrounds, the ambition to succeed, a can-do attitude and the aptitude to succeed are common [...]

Are low-cost franchises all they seem?

Are low-cost franchises all they seem?

How does the old saying go? If it looks too good to be true, it probably is. Well, low-cost franchises could be the exception to the rule. Affordable [...]

Franchisees and Entrepreneurs  Whats the difference?

Franchisees and Entrepreneurs Whats the difference?

There is little doubt that the franchise industry attracts many entrepreneurial people, particularly those that want the freedom to run a business without [...]

How to Launch Your Franchise Successfully

How to Launch Your Franchise Successfully

All your training, recruiting and sleepless nights have been leading up to this day. Youre opening a franchise and ready to start receiving a return [...]