Lauren Dorling, Founder of Solesmith, to give keynote speech at The National Franchise Exhibition

The founder of Midlands-based company Solesmith will provide insights into the highs and lows of setting up her successful enterprise at the Growing Your Own Business conference on Saturday 6 October. Incorporated within The National Franchise Exhibition at Birmingham’s NEC, the Growing Your Own Business conference is designed to equip visitors with the tools to …

Celebrating 25 years of client success

Award Ceremony

ActionCOACH is celebrating hitting the milestone of 25 years in business. Their global network of business growth coaches has been supporting business owners to success for a quarter of a century! The 25th anniversary party was hosted on Australia’s Hamilton Island near where Brad Sugars, ActionCOACH’s Global CEO and Founder, first started the company. The …

Franchise UK Partnership with Small Business Grants

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We are pleased to announce that Franchise UK has partnered with Small Business Grants (britishsmallbusinessgrants.uk) , the free-to-enter monthly cash initiative for businesses that have been set up and are actively trading. Applying for Small Business Grants is easy. All you have to do is fill in a single form talking about your business; this …

How much does an ActionCOACH Business Coaching Franchise Cost?

ActionCOACH Business Coaching

What is ActionCOACH Business Coaching Franchise and How Much Does an ActionCOACH Franchise Cost? Although many of the franchises you’ll come across as you search for a business opportunity will sell physical products or offer a tangible service, there are some that are a little harder to categorise. These franchises sell an idea rather than …

Creating time and balance to be the best Dad

creating time and balance to be the best dad

Half a million pounds from 12 ½ hours per week! Here Andy Hemming reveals his ‘warts ‘n’ all’ story of his decade with his ActionCOACH Franchise, overcoming the 2008 recession and how he grew his coaching business to £60,000 income a month on just three days’ work a fortnight, so he could free up time …

Taxassist resale keeps it in the family

Ian and Steven Mearns

Seven years after setting up TaxAssist Accountants in Aberdeen, Ian Mearns is handing the reins to his son; and local accountant, Steven Mearns. Steven, a Chartered Accountant, has taken over the business on Rosemount Place in Aberdeen and will continue to look after the specialist needs of 450 small businesses in the local community and …

Business Doctors, the SME support franchise, has launched a new Teeside territory.

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Describing its offer as ‘somewhere in between consultancy and coaching’, the company provides hands on support to owners of small and medium sized enterprises in every sector. The Teeside territory has been bought by former financial director Simon Grant. With a range of expertise from general management, HR, IT, supply chain management, internal audit, property …

ActionCOACH secures global CEO for new UK support role

Vic Ciuffetelli has over 30 years of Business franchise growth experience having worked as a CEO for firms across the globe including 17 years as Global CEO and CEO Asia-Pacific for ActionCOACH. When Ian Christelow, ActionCOACH’s UK co-founder, heard that Vic was considering stepping down and returning to his home in Australia to start his …

Turning a new year’s resolution into reality: Become your own boss through franchising

Aspirations of business-ownership can progress to reality thanks to The National Franchise Exhibition, coming to Birmingham’s NEC on 16 and 17 February. Franchising has long presented an accessible route to owning a business, offering the backing of an established brand with a tried-and-tested blueprint for setting up and running a successful venture. As well as …

Business Doctors Franchisee Covers Rural Territory

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Business Doctors, the SME support franchise, has launched a new rural territory to cover the Lakes and Dales. Describing its offer as ‘somewhere in between consultancy and coaching’, the fran-chisor provides hands on support to owners of small and medium sized companies in every sector. The Lakes and Dales territory has been bought by former …

Ian Roberts – New Business Doctors Franchisee for Oxford

Business Advice franchise

Business Advice franchise Business Doctors Sign New Franchisee Business Doctors, the Business Advice franchise for small and medium-sized enterprises, has a new franchisee for Oxford. Describing its offer as ‘somewhere in between consultancy and coaching’, the company provides hands on support to owners of SMEs in every sector. The Oxford territory has been bought by …