Despite years of economic uncertainty, the thirst remains strong in men and women in the UK to do business. One of the options that would seem to offer the appropriate guidance and security is the franchise option. Extremely propular in the 1980s and 1990s franchising has never gone away and in fact with the development of the internet there are as many opportunities as there have ever been.
Starting a franchise has its advantages compared to buying a new business and starting it from scratch. However, there are still some considerations that you should take into account.
People are normally attracted to franchises due to the fact that the best ones have proven to be very successful in the last few years. You can combine the advantages of owning your own company with the brand name already identified by the franchiser. In fact, most franchises have a much higher success rate than other businesses. The variety of franchise options available is staggering, from fast food, cleaning and property and real eastate management, and beyond. Continue reading