Ahead of the big event, security franchise Jackson Fire outlines six reasons why attending a franchise exhibition is a great idea.
If you’re considering starting a franchise as your next big career move, there is so much to gain from attending a franchise exhibition. In this digital age, you can find out ample information online, but attending an exhibition adds more value than you may think. But how?
1. You can learn more about sectors you’re interested in
It’s important to find a sector that’s perfect for you. Whether it’s helping others, making people smile or having a better work-life balance, look for sectors and franchises that will have a positive impact in a way that matters to you. You never know, you might leave the franchise exhibition feeling completely different to when you walked in, which proves what a valuable use of your time it’s been.
2. You’ll find out what it’s like to be a franchisee
At the exhibition, you can chat to franchisors and existing franchisees so you get a realistic insight into what the role would actually entail.
3. All of the industry experts are there
If you want some advice about a certain topic or simply need some reassurance, there are plenty of professionals on hand to offer advice.
4. You can see if you’d connect with potential franchisors
The franchisor-franchisee relationship is crucial to the success of a franchise. One of the biggest advantages of franchise exhibitions is that you can meet the franchisor in person and assess the dynamic you have.
5. You can build your franchise network
If you’re just starting out in the franchise industry, franchise exhibitions are great opportunity to grow your network. They are usually attended by hundreds of people in the sector and you can get the contact details of those who resonate with you.
6. You can meet Jackson Fire
The British and International Franchise Exhibition is held at Olympia London. The event has been in full force all day and will continue tomorrow. If you aren’t local and can’t make it – don’t fret. Jackon Fire holds regular Discovery Days at its offices close to north Wales and Chester. Or, if you want to find out more about the successful security franchise from the comfort of your sofa, you can view its client profile here.
Becky Martin, Point Franchise ©