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What's the Difference Between a Company and a Business?

What's the Difference Between a Company and a Business?

Starting a new entrepreneurial venture can sometimes feel daunting - and often, it’s hard to know, unless you’re a seasoned expert, what type of entity [...]

The Qualities You Must Have to Run Your Own Wedding Events Company

The Qualities You Must Have to Run Your Own Wedding Events Company

Weddings are often the most special event in an individual’s entire life. Consequently, anyone providing wedding services needs to ensure that they’re [...]

8 Questions to Ask When Choosing the Best Business Bank Account for Your Franchise

8 Questions to Ask When Choosing the Best Business Bank Account for Your Franchise

When you’re just starting out, hunting for the best business bank account can seem mystifying. While it’s tempting to simply use your own current account [...]

Who can own a franchise?

Who can own a franchise?

The word entrepreneur is used almost synonymously with business owner in the world of franchising, but what does it actually mean? Well, the word was [...]

Which food business is most profitable?

Which food business is most profitable?

If you’re looking to get into the food sector, franchising presents a unique opportunity. Depending on how much you’re willing to invest, there are [...]

Why you need a PR strategy for your business

Why you need a PR strategy for your business

Ask any business owner about the importance of having a robust business plan in place, and they'll tell you that it's essential to the success of every [...]

Gender pay gap in franchising

Gender pay gap in franchising

The pressure is on businesses to disclose how much they pay their employees by gender. Under new legislation, since Spring 2018, businesses with over [...]

Sources of business finance

Sources of business finance

Choosing to invest in a franchise is an exciting time. You've decided to become your own boss, and you've researched the franchise opportunity that's [...]

Do you need experience to be a franchisee?

Do you need experience to be a franchisee?

It’s very common to hear about entrepreneurs that have walked away from a seemingly ideal franchise opportunity because they feel as though they aren’t [...]

How to market your franchise

How to market your franchise

Marketing isn’t always the easiest thing to get right, but effective advertising is essential if a business is to grow and expand. Consequently, franchisees [...]

How to promote your business

How to promote your business

As a franchisor, creating consistent and dependable techniques to attract franchisees is crucial to your success. But enticing quality and committed [...]

Evaluating a franchise opportunity

Evaluating a franchise opportunity

The success of any franchise relies on having enthusiastic and driven franchisees on board. To guarantee that franchisees do their best to operate a [...]

Running a franchise in the family

Running a franchise in the family

Maintaining a successful franchise is a task that’s never complete. Franchisors will often spend decades perfecting their formula before they hand it [...]

Running a business with your sibling

Running a business with your sibling

Your brother or sister know you better than anyone else. They’ve seen you at your best and worst. You’ve laughed, cried, argued, fought, hugged and plotted [...]

How to use social media for your business

How to use social media for your business

64 percent of the UK population have got an active social media account. Whether you’re fanatical about Facebook, inspired by Instagram or transfixed [...]

Women in franchising: Why female franchisees are rising

Women in franchising: Why female franchisees are rising

It’s easy to see why franchising appeals to women. The flexibility and freedom that comes with being the boss are hard to find in more traditional employment. [...]

What do franchisors look for in a franchisee?

What do franchisors look for in a franchisee?

If you've always dreamed of owning your own business, then you might want to consider investing in a franchise. Franchises offer the independence of [...]

How to make more money with a small business

How to make more money with a small business

Earning a full-time wage on part-time hours sounds like a fantasy. In most cases, it is. However, the adaptable nature of the franchise model makes it [...]

10 ways to come back ready for work after holiday

10 ways to come back ready for work after holiday

Whether you’re sunbathing on a white, sandy beach, trekking through the forest, or skiing in the Alps, holidays have to come to an end sometime and you’ll [...]

Franchise Investment vs Profit

Franchise Investment vs Profit

Today, we explore the different franchise investments and how profitable you can expect to be. Before examining 10 ways you can make the most out of [...]

How to create a business blog

How to create a business blog

If you’re a franchisee, you’ve probably heard of content marketing, but maybe you feel like you haven’t got the time, experience or knowledge to start. As [...]

A Guide to Building Customer Loyalty

A Guide to Building Customer Loyalty

No business, whatever size they are or industry they're in, can afford to ignore the issue of customer loyalty. If a franchise isn't attracting loyal [...]

Part time franchises - With a full time job?

Part time franchises - With a full time job?

The flexibility that comes with starting a franchise can give you the opportunity to maintain your career while building up your new business. Many entrepreneurs [...]

Tips on Managing Conflict

Tips on Managing Conflict

During the recruitment process for your franchise, you will have considered an applicant’s skills, attributes and personality traits before hiring them. [...]

How to sell your restaurant business

How to sell your restaurant business

Selling your restaurant business is a huge decision and isn’t something you can rush. Even if your restaurant is incredibly successful or in a great [...]

Pet Business Trends in 2019

Pet Business Trends in 2019

Another year, same story: in 2019 people are still craving their creature comforts. With 49 percent of adults in the UK owning a furry friend, you’d [...]

Why Do You Need Corporate Training?

Why Do You Need Corporate Training?

Corporate training is essential for the success of any organisation. It's just as important for a retail franchise as it is for a car rental franchise. [...]

Tapas Franchises – Is this a new franchise trend?

Tapas Franchises – Is this a new franchise trend?

No one knows for sure how tapas came about. Some link it to Southern Spain; suggesting that King Alfonso X of Castille introduced the idea of small [...]

Telecommunications Industry in the UK- What’s Changing?

Telecommunications Industry in the UK- What’s Changing?

The telecommunications industry makes communication on a global scale possible. The availability of telecoms infrastructure allows data in the form of [...]

Top 5 Business Opportunities in The UK in 2019

Top 5 Business Opportunities in The UK in 2019

Many people dream of starting their own business; doing so could result in higher income, a better work-life balance and creative control, but the world [...]