Any company taking its first steps into franchising needs to ensure its model is foolproof from the outset. That’s why many franchises launch pilot schemes to help set them on the right course
It’s never nice to be let go by an employer but for those who have since turned to franchising, redundancy has proven a blessing in disguise
Franchising offers a great way for people to make a living educating the next generation, giving budding tutors a system of support whilst running their own business
While it may look a tall order on the surface, assuming the role of franchisor shouldn’t be too taxing for those with prior experience of operating as a franchisee. Indeed, many franchisees have their eyes on the big job from the outset
Franchisees may not possess the risk-taking streak of your everyday entrepreneur but their ideas have led to some game-changing innovations. They are a resource that a franchisor can thus ill-afford to ignore
Many of the world’s biggest food chains have used franchising to build their brand. So why do food and franchising so often go hand in hand?
Franchises in the health and fitness sectors offer more than just a commercial opportunity; franchisees are able to make a positive difference in the lives of others whilst making a living
A steady flow of franchises are setting up shop all over the UAE, especially in Dubai. But what is driving this demand to do business in the emirates?
For a brand looking to build a successful franchise on these shores, the importance of its first franchisee can’t be underestimated
Home working and self- employment are on the rise, so it’s little surprise there’s an increased interest in home-based franchises. We look at the practicalities of expanding via people’s abodes