June 13, 2017
What are the most important things you can do to run a successful recruitment franchise? Read these top ten tips to find out what running a franchise business requires from maintaining cash flow to attending franchise events, and much more!
May 26, 2017
Graham Duckworth discusses the systems Driver Hire has in place to gauge franchisee feedback, how franchisees are incentivised, milestones this year, the support provided to franchisees and advice for anyone looking to set up their own franchised business.
March 14, 2017
According to the 2015 bfa and NatWest franchise industry survey “A record 97% of franchisee-owned units reported profitability, with 56% saying they are ‘quite’ or ‘very’ profitable.” Whilst this indicates this is a great time to look at buying a franchise in the UK, it doesn’t mean that buying a franchise equals a one-way ticket to easy success and making money.
February 21, 2017
If you’re thinking ‘How to sell my business?’ this guide is a great starting point for you. There are many reasons to sell your business, including retirement, a new life direction or the feeling that you’ve taken the company as far as you can, and it would benefit from a different investor or new management.
October 21, 2016
Great news for recruitment companies specialising in the provision of a temporary workforce. Working as a temp might just be the best career option in Europe right now. This is according to figures recently compiled by the World Employment Confederation (WEC). Find out more!
June 8, 2016
The average turnover for a franchised business according to the latest bfa and NatWest survey is £378,400. In 2015/16 the average turnover for a Driver Hire franchise was £1,076,196 – that’s almost three times the franchise industry average!
May 24, 2016
The UK franchise industry is seeing some great results and the latest annual joint bfa (British Franchise Association) and NatWest survey illustrates some positive numbers. The following infographic created by Reed Commercial features key information from the survey relating to the UK franchise sector.