Is A Franchise Right For You? Eight Questions To Ask Yourself

POST WRITTEN BY Forbes Coaches Council Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership It’s hard to come up with a great business idea. Even if you’ve dreamed up an excellent business model, it can take a long time to get it off the ground and start gaining traction, and many would-be entrepreneurs get discouraged and give up long before they see success. Fortunately,…

Women In Franchising : The Rise And Rise Of Female Franchisees

Fiona SimpsonContributor Franchises Published in Forbes.   Sept 16, 2018 This week I had the pleasure of attending two events in London organised by EWIF (Encouraging Women into Franchising) – a UK based not-for-profit organisation with the primary focus of supporting women who are looking for a route into the franchise industry, whether they be franchisors or franchisees. In the past decade, there has been a significant increase in the number…

How To Research a Franchise Opportunity

by Paige WattsApril 27, 2018 There are well over 1,300 franchise systems in Canada alone, so as a prospective franchisee, you have a lot of options for where to invest your money. How then do you know which opportunities is the best fit for you? It is up to the prospective franchisee to do their due diligence when researching franchise opportunities. Here are a few places to start your thorough…

Consider These Points Before Signing A Franchise Agreement

The article was originally published in Franchise India by Sneha Santra.   Franchising is an attractive business opportunity for entrepreneurs. However, the relationship between the franchisor and franchisees is not easy to define. In the typical franchise relationship, both the parties will sign a “franchise agreement” that codifies the rights and responsibilities of each party. Franchise agreements may regulate business aspects such as advertising, signage, pricing, store design, store location, etc.…