8:36PM | Monday, 30 August 2010 | The reasons that make a franchise so attractive to some can prove to be a turn-off to others. Being a franchisee requires a certain type of mindset and personality.
8:12PM | Monday, 30 August 2010 | The unofficial motto of the franchise industry is that franchisees are in business “for themselves but not by themselves”. This saying perhaps sums up the greatest strength of franchising.
8:51PM | Sunday, 29 August 2010 | The idea of having little control over part of your business may not appeal to many budding entrepreneurs, but franchising your company could prove lucrative in the right circumstances.
8:56PM | Saturday, 28 August 2010 | There are number of ways to find a business to buy. Some are obvious, but a few are more subtle.
8:42PM | Saturday, 28 August 2010 | Entrepreneurs who want to grow their business can use a number of tactics.
8:44AM | Wednesday, 25 August 2010 | Disputes are breaking out as franchises become tougher to manage.
8:33AM | Wednesday, 25 August 2010 | While the business model is important in determining profitability, it is often the franchisees themselves that are their own worst enemy in achieving a healthy bottom line.
8:23AM | Wednesday, 25 August 2010 | Franchisees can make money out of their franchise in two ways – through the profits while they’re operating and through a capital gain when they sell.
8:10PM | Tuesday, 24 August 2010 | Matchbox's David Cohen talks about the success of a solid franchising effort and that businesses looking to expand should consider a similar path.
8:50PM | Monday, 23 August 2010 | Despite the prevailing economic climate, there is still money to be made for pioneering entrepreneurs.