Entrepreneurs who want to expand rapidly would do well to consider franchising, writes Jon Card. He speaks to three very different businesses about why this was the best model for growth
EWIF’s Louise Bruce tells us how women are taking on the world of franchising
We talk to the British Franchise Association’s Pip Wilkins about why there’s never been a better time to get into franchising
It was a no-brainer to choose flexibility over a staid, old, top-down franchise model, says Extra Help co-founder Sarah Jackson
Becoming part of a franchise is less risky than starting a business from scratch, but is not entirely without uncertainty. Mitigation of those risks, begins with thorough research...
Suzie McCafferty, managing director of franchise consultancy Platinum Wave, explains why buying into a franchise could be the best business decision you ever make
Adapting your business plan into a working franchise concept needn’t be a struggle if you take into account a few key points
EB guest columnist Sarah Jackson explains why cloud computing could offer opportunities for franchisors
For the uninitiated, ‘franchising’ evokes images of fast-food chains, car rental outlets and hotel chains. But it hasn’t always been that way....
Franchising is an exciting avenue for any business. But sometimes it can be difficult to know what you need to consider before signing on the dotted line. Check out our tips on getting ready to become a full-fledged franchise