Monday October 26, 2020

Franchising: Always try to ask good questions

Attending the Franchising Expo will help prospective franchisees get the answers they need to make the right franchise decision, writes Tony Fitzpatrick.

5th October, 2013
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Franchise businesses continue to buck the economic trend, as they have done through the recession. More than 90 per cent of franchised businesses are still operating successfully five years down the line compared with only 55 per cent of non-franchised business setups.

It's a reassuring statistic, and one of the reasons why so many people choose franchising as their route to self-employment. It has all the benefits of freedom and uncapped opportunity but with less of the...

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