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ActionCOACH Franchise

ActionCOACH is the world's Number 1 business coaching team. Franchisees offer SME business owners a multi-award winning tactical coaching, training and mentoring service.

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At a Glance

Established: 1993; launched in UK in 2001

UK Presence: The UK currently has a network of 200 Action coaches

Start Up Cost: £69,000

Min personal contribution: £18,000

International Presence 1,000+ business coaches in 80 countries

Development type: Single-unit franchises

BFA Status: Full

Franchise Info

Not only is ActionCOACH the World's Number 1 Business Coaching Team, it is also the only franchise in the UK to have achieved the 5-star rating for franchisee satisfaction, and also be in the Elite Franchise UK Top 10 every year since the awards began.

ActionCOACH provides a lifeline...

In our most recent client survey of over 800 clients, 97% said they would recommend ActionCOACH and 97% said ActionCOACH makes a positive difference to their business.

You and/or your employee business coaches will work with business owners, helping them in several areas including teaching them how to increase their profits, develop powerful systems and how to build a strong team. The results are not only a more profitable and sustainable business, but also a dramatically improved life for your client, making it fantastically rewarding and fulfilling – now more than ever we need to ensure every business owner is made aware of this lifeline.

Actioncoach Franchise KPI's

Looking at business owners in your area, you know that chances are they have built their business due to the fact that they were an expert in that field. Take PR agencies, for example, these will usually be owned by someone who is outstanding at PR, but does that make them great at managing people, managing finances, sales, marketing, and systems? Probably not…this is where ActionCOACH comes into play...

At ActionCOACH we have in excess of 3,500 strategies and tactics to draw on, so you and your employed Action Coaches can confidently guarantee your business owner clients extra profits in 6 or 12 months, making a life-changing difference to their lives and their business.

Actioncoach Mentors coaching in different situations

Who is an ideal ActionCOACH Franchise Partner?

You can have a track record of success in any field, but you must also possess a demonstrable love of learning and helping other people to succeed. If you’re awarded a franchise, you'll be exposed to a world of knowledge, experience and an exclusive, guaranteed business model that’s pandemic and recession-proof, with the power to make a real difference to hundreds of people in your own exclusive area.

In return for your £69k investment (licence fee, training fee and working capital), you get your own exclusive territory and the opportunity to build your own £1M+ a year revenue business with outstanding profit margins. You'll need to buy into ActionCOACH’s 14-point culture, raise a personal contribution of at least £18k (up to 70% finance is available) and impress our directors with your past successes, your desire to help others and appetite for learning and growth. You and your team will receive world-class training with global, national and local support every step of the way and you’ll gain access to over 3,500 strategies and tactics, guaranteed to make businesses successful, including your own!

The Outstanding ActionCOACH Training & Support:

  • You’ll attend 10-day ActionCOACH University followed by Step-Up Week to help you kick start your business
  • Over 70+ support days available for you and your team to attend
  • Hands-on support at your first Seminar to get you your first client or two
  • 1-2-1 coaching from your own Coaches’ Coach
  • You can work from home and run your business on your mobile phone / laptop
  • The support and camaraderie of over 300 like-minded people in the UK (it’s a fun community to be part of)
  • One of only 4 franchises to be awarded 5-Star Franchisee Satisfaction status eight years running and named in the Elite Franchise UK Top 10 every year since the accolade began
  • You’ll have access to a guaranteed, highly successful coaching system that also works in your own business
  • A scalable business opportunity
  • Planning and training workshops every quarter
  • Weekly group coaching from your Skills Coach

Actioncoach franchise awards

Your success is our success…

ActionCOACH is in the business of business growth, has developed the best business growth system in the world and has the best team in the world to support business growth… you can use that system and draw on that very same team to grow your own commercial, profitable enterprise which can work with or without you! Interestingly, most of our franchise partners can’t ever see themselves leaving, it’s just too fulfilling and enjoyable, but it’s nice to have the choice.

If you’d like to build a £1M+ business and start making a difference to the businesses and lives of business owners in your local community, get in touch by completing below!

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Case Studies

Case Study
Turning trauma into triumph with ActionCOACH

In 2013, as Cassandra Bodington attempted to run her sandwich shop from a hospital bed, she realised things had to change. When she was well enough to get back to business, two goals were set: getting the business to a point where it could operate without her and, when it reached that point, ensuring other business owners didn’t have to go through the same stress. 

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The Ingredients for a Great Business and a Happy Family

As the COVID-19 pandemic did for many people, it forced Fiaz Sadiq to reconsider his priorities. After many years working 16-hour days and spending long periods away from his family, launching his ActionCOACH franchise in Chesterfield changed that almost overnight. Within six months, Fiaz’s ActionCOACH business was already generating a monthly income of over £11,000 and delivering even more satisfaction than he could ever have hoped for. 

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ActionCOACH helped my cleaning business to shine

With over 32,000 cleaning businesses in the UK vying for a slice of the market, one forward-thinking business owner decided to take action. By engaging an ActionCOACH business growth specialist Integrity Cleaning has reached over double the industry standard profit margin and a 650% increase in turnover.

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From Michigan to Glasgow to an ActionCOACH franchise

Andrew Goldberg graduated from the University of Michigan with the plan to work as part of the National Security Agency. When the USA ceased hiring, the young entrepreneur was left looking for something else. During those formative years, Andrew built a catalogue of skills that would lead him to set up his own ActionCOACH franchise in 2010.  “I’d gained a lot of knowledge over the years, but I knew I could apply it to something much more worthwhile. I’d fully grasped the importance of leading a team, working hard, solving problems and how to handle customers. I also knew I wanted to be successful – but doesn’t everyone? To be quite honest, I wasn’t sure what profession I wanted to go into, so I started doing some research.”

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Husband and wife team up after 20 years of marriage

Chris Spratling and his wife Rachel met through work and have been married for 20 years. Working together wasn’t easy back then so what made Rachel give up a £100,000 a year job to start working with her husband again? Learn how they teamed up to enter the world of franchising!

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Getting the buzz back with ActionCOACH

Danayal Zia had been advising clients for more than 17 years with Standard Chartered Bank (SCB). He enjoyed the work but had lost the passion he once felt. When he found ActionCOACH, the buzz came back and he knew this was the business for him.

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Franchisor Interview
Interview with Ian Christelow, Co-Founder of ActionCOACH

In this interview ActionCOACH Co-Founder Ian Christelow talks to us about how watching his father's business fail as a child inspired him to help other companies succeed with the services of a business coach. When he started in 2001 the term 'business coach' was relatively unheard of, but since then Ian has established ActionCOACH as the world's No.1 business coach franchise! Read Ian's interview to learn more about his journey...

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ActionCOACH celebrates momentous 20-year milestone

Twenty years after their UK launch, business growth franchise, ActionCOACH, is celebrating the milestone. Following its successful pilot Down Under, Ian Christelow was the man with the plan to replicate its success on home soil.

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ActionCOACH boosts fundraising efforts for children's cancer charity

The world’s number one business coaching franchise ActionCOACH has partnered with Children with Cancer UK to help raise money for the charity. Throughout September, which is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Action Coaches across the UK are raising funds by delivering seminars for business owners – and 100% of the ticket price is being donated to the charity. 

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Leamington business coach boosts local economy by £31million

A local business coach has boosted the Warwickshire economy by a staggering £31million in the past 12 months. Kevin Riley of ActionCOACH has supported local business owners with their profitability, productivity and efficiency during the pandemic, giving many of those a lifeline when times were at their toughest. With sheer vigour, determination and passion, he’s given back in a way that hasn’t gone unnoticed.

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Meet the founder of ActionCOACH

Brad Sugars started the ActionCOACH brand (formerly known as Action International) when he was in his early twenties. Today the company is internationally recognised as the leading global business coaching firm and one of the leading and most awarded franchises in the world today. So how did a twenty-something Australian create this global powerhouse? He did it through hard work, determination and a well-organised, systemised approach that leads businesses to profits. You can meet Brad Sugars, a serial entrepreneur who has built over 50 companies including the first and the world’s largest business coaching company via out webinar on Thursday 30th September from 5pm to 6pm. Book your place...

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Bournemouth business coach searching for charity partner

A local business coach is hoping to change the lives of many business owners across Bournemouth with the launch of his new coaching firm ActionCOACH. Peter Court brings his expertise in working with big companies such as BP, British Airways and 02, to support businesses in the area to make the most of lockdown easing. But he’s also keen to give back to charities based on the south coast where he has lived and worked for over 20 years.

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Ten new faces invest in ActionCOACH's award-winning formula

Following a year of extreme highs and lows, it’s no wonder people are recognising the sense of satisfaction that comes with an ActionCOACH franchise.

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