Lessons from the IFA

Lessons from the IFA

We have just got back from our trip to the USA that included going to our headquarters in Atlanta for the USA franchisees, but the main purpose of the trip was going to the International Franchise Association’s Annual Convention in Orlando, Florida. What a great...
Franchise vs Start up business

Franchise vs Start up business

There is always that little voice in your head that says ‘Should I just start up my own business rather than spending the money on a franchise?’ I want to talk to you about that.  I may be a little biased towards franchising (obviously) but I have also had a start-up...
Four signs of a growth business

Four signs of a growth business

Whether you’re starting a business, buying into an established one or seeking the convenience of a franchise, a key factor that potential business operators should be looking for is growth. Business growth indicators can be found in a number of places, ranging from...
What to look for in a franchise

What to look for in a franchise

The right franchise can offer some very real benefits when it comes to starting and owning your own business. Quality franchises come with an established reputation, documented systems and procedures and clear set-up costs. But with 1200 franchises currently in...
Five Benefits of a Franchise

Five Benefits of a Franchise

For many Australians owning their own business is a dream come true. It offers the freedom to be your own boss, set your own work hours, manage that all-important work-life balance and can provide some fabulous financial benefits as well. That said, not all of us wish...