Franchising in 2013 has continued its rise and rise; new data is imminent on the health of the franchise sector and it’s expected to show an industry in good health and one with record turnover...again. A look back at the year in franchising reveals a couple of significant traits.
As a banker, the only real way you can assess how a business is performing is by being provided with regular, up to date and meaningful management information.
You don't have to start a franchised business in the UK from scratch. Many existing franchisees are looking to sell their franchise. There are many reasons why existing franchises are for sale.
oAfter 25 years working within big organisations including PWC and Nrthern Foods, accountant Trevor Morris made two big decisions. Well used to long commutes from Yorkshire to London and around the country, Trevor decided to up sticks and move his family to the Lake District; something he’d dreamt of doing for years.
Husband and wife duo Simon and Friederike Slee, have been presented an award from Hammersmith and Fulham Mayor, Cllr Frances Stainton, recognising the success of their signage, graphics and visual communications centre.
I was the keynote speaker a few weeks ago at the BFA Women Working Well Conference in Birmingham. After my speech I shared PR tips from the PR masterclass in my new bestselling book The 15 Essential Marketing Masterclasses For Your Small Business.
Every year more and more people move to the United States of America and are successful in the immigration process. One of the most successful methods to achieve a permit to work and stay in the USA is through buying a business and creating employment.