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Franchising Versus Going It Alone: The Five Types of Potential Franchisees

July 10, 2014 / BLOG POST General Franchise Information, Guide To Buying A Franchise, The Franchisee's Perspective
Alan J Gibson, QFP, FCMI, is an experienced franchise consultant. He will be providing us with blog posts for the next few months, and in this article he takes a new approach to categorising potential franchisees into five different types, asking if they're suited for the task of setting up a franchise. Read more.

“I loved every day of the training…”

Auditel Paul Hughes is a qualified commercial accountant. Read of his experience in training with Auditel, Ireland’s favourite cost management franchise opportunity with over 200 franchisees. Read more.

Time for a Change? – The Top Ten Reasons to Buy a Franchise

June 10, 2014 / BLOG POST The Franchisee's Perspective, Guide To Buying A Franchise, General Franchise Information
With less than a month to go to the halfway point of 2014, this is an ideal time to take stock of the year and your aspirations to set up your own business. Read the article that summarises perfectly how franchising provides the right candidates with proven systems, tools, training and support to help them combat the main reasons for business failure. Read more.

Equivalenza opens its fourth shop in Greece

June 25, 2014 / FRANCHISE NEWSRetail Franchises
Equivalenza Equivalenza continues its expansion in Greece with new store openings. The brand specialising in high quality perfumes, own creations and low prices, has opened its fourth store in the country. Read more.

Three Material Things You Need to Be a Successful Franchisee

May 12, 2014 / BLOG POST The Franchisee's Perspective, Guide To Buying A Franchise, Funding the Franchise Business
Starting and operating a new franchise is a challenge, and it takes certain material supplies to succeed. Read more.

My Gym Children's Fitness Center

My Gym Children's Fitness Center Franchise Video

Change your life, help better the lives of children, and join a successful franchise business – sound more like fiction than reality? My Gym has been making it a reality for over 30 years.