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How to Be a Bigger Part of Your Local Business Community

How to Be a Bigger Part of Your Local Business Community

Integrating your organisation into the local business community can have significant benefits. You’ll rub shoulders with savvy [...]

Tips for First-Time Employers: How to Nail Your New Employee Onboarding Process

Tips for First-Time Employers: How to Nail Your New Employee Onboarding Process

New employee onboarding is a process often overlooked by employers. But putting an efficient system in place will not only help you make new [...]

Franchising 101: What Exactly Does a Franchise Owner Do?

Franchising 101: What Exactly Does a Franchise Owner Do?

You’re interested in running your own business, and you’d like to take the franchise route, operating under a recognised brand. [...]

Tips for First-Time Employers: How to Write a Great Job Description

Tips for First-Time Employers: How to Write a Great Job Description

One of the most difficult parts of being an employer is recruiting the right people. If you’re wondering how to write a job description [...]

Franchisor Tips: A Guide to Hiring New Franchisees

Franchisor Tips: A Guide to Hiring New Franchisees

Wondering how to prepare for franchise interviews? This guide will help you find and appoint the very best investors, covering everything from [...]

6 Tips for Building a Business Plan for a Successful Healthcare Business

6 Tips for Building a Business Plan for a Successful Healthcare Business

Always wanted to start your own healthcare business? Or does a healthcare franchise sound more your kind of thing? Here are six tips for [...]

10 Foolproof Ways to Scale a Business

10 Foolproof Ways to Scale a Business

You’ve overcome the initial franchising or independent business hurdles in the setting-up stage and you’re now looking to scale your business. [...]

Start a Franchise in the Great Outdoors

Start a Franchise in the Great Outdoors

Millions of us fantasise about quitting our job and finding a new occupation in the great outdoors. Although this may seem impossible to [...]

Top 5 Middle Eastern Food Franchise Opportunities in the UK

Top 5 Middle Eastern Food Franchise Opportunities in the UK

Middle Eastern food is becoming increasingly popular in the UK. Enjoyed as a healthy lunchtime snack, dinner mezze platter or late-night [...]

7 Advantages of Starting a Watch Business

7 Advantages of Starting a Watch Business

If you’re looking for a new entrepreneurial adventure, you might be interested in starting your own watch business. We look at the top [...]

Franchising 101: How to Build a Budget For Your Franchise (Part 2): The Steps You Need...

Franchising 101: How to Build a Budget For Your Franchise (Part 2): The Steps You Need...

In this Franchising 101 article, we take a look at why tracking your expenses and building a budget is so important and how to build a budget [...]

Marketing Fundamentals: A Complete Guide to Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)

Marketing Fundamentals: A Complete Guide to Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)

Search engine optimisation can have a huge impact on a business’s success. But the process of revamping your online content can be [...]

7 Tips for Building a Profitable Franchise

7 Tips for Building a Profitable Franchise

Profitable franchise units don’t spring up overnight. But there are certainly some tips and tricks you can take on board to help you reach [...]

8 Tips for Balancing Childcare with the Demands of Your Home Based Business

8 Tips for Balancing Childcare with the Demands of Your Home Based Business

With today’s economic pressures, many households need two incomes and a home-based business could be the perfect flexible solution. But [...]

Five Tips for Boosting Your Self-Confidence as a Business Owner

Five Tips for Boosting Your Self-Confidence as a Business Owner

One of the cornerstones of how to be a good business owner is self-confidence, but many of us aren’t blessed with very much. If you’re on the [...]

Keeping It In the Family: Top 4 Franchise Opportunities for Families

Keeping It In the Family: Top 4 Franchise Opportunities for Families

Thinking about running a franchise with family? There are lots of franchise opportunities that are ideal if you’d like to start a family-run [...]

Keeping It In the Family: Top 7 Tips for Running a Successful Business With Family

Keeping It In the Family: Top 7 Tips for Running a Successful Business With Family

Running a franchise with family can be very rewarding. But there are plenty of unique challenges that crop up when working with those closest [...]

5 Most Common (But Unfounded) Excuses for Not Starting a Franchise

5 Most Common (But Unfounded) Excuses for Not Starting a Franchise

Many aspiring entrepreneurs dream of becoming their own boss, but often find a reason to stop themselves taking the next step. If this sounds [...]

Incredible Examples of Point Franchise Businesses Using Marketing to Enhance the...

Incredible Examples of Point Franchise Businesses Using Marketing to Enhance the...

Today we shine a spotlight on the fantastic ways that Point Franchise businesses have been communicating and using marketing effectively to [...]

Why You Should Start a Courier Franchise

Why You Should Start a Courier Franchise

Letters as a main means of communication are on the decline, with the younger generation favouring communicating by different mediums, whether [...]

12 Tips for Starting Your Own Makeup Business

12 Tips for Starting Your Own Makeup Business

Have you been make-up obsessed for as long as you can remember? If you’re considering starting a make-up business but aren’t quite sure where [...]

6 Tips for Working With a Business Partner

6 Tips for Working With a Business Partner

Working with a business partner can be tricky, particularly when the going gets tough. Perhaps you rushed into collaborating without talking [...]

8 Tips for Building a Business Plan for a Successful Hair, Beauty, or Cosmetics Franchise

8 Tips for Building a Business Plan for a Successful Hair, Beauty, or Cosmetics Franchise

Starting a business involves a lot of careful consideration and planning. To make life easier, we’ve complied the top eight tips for building [...]

Top 10 Quick Service Restaurant Franchises in the UK

Top 10 Quick Service Restaurant Franchises in the UK

We all enjoy eating out from time to time. There are some of our favourite dishes that we just can’t seem to replicate ourselves at home. [...]

Franchising 101: Expand Your Business Empire by Becoming a Franchisee

Franchising 101: Expand Your Business Empire by Becoming a Franchisee

You’re running a successful independent business, but you’re looking to take things to the next level – a franchise could help you do just [...]

Q&A: Does EE Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does EE Franchise in the UK?

EE is a major British mobile network operator with around 32 million customers. Always wondered if it franchises in the UK? Read on to find [...]

10 Critical Steps for Starting Up Your Own Supplement Company

10 Critical Steps for Starting Up Your Own Supplement Company

You love being healthy and your goal is to help everyone around you stay in tip-top shape… sound like you? If you've always dreamed about [...]

The differences between B2B and B2C marketing

The differences between B2B and B2C marketing

While you might think that the processes involved in business-to-business and business-to-consumer marketing should be fairly similar, there [...]

Becoming a Franchisee: 8 Things You Must Know Before Getting Started

Becoming a Franchisee: 8 Things You Must Know Before Getting Started

For many, buying a franchise is the accomplishment of a lifelong dream to be the boss. And while it’s true that there are many benefits when [...]

6 Tips for Starting a Franchise in the UK

6 Tips for Starting a Franchise in the UK

More people than ever are looking to start a franchise here in the UK and the sector has experienced a boom over the last decade. Research [...]