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10 Steps to buying a Franchise Business, Step 8 – Time to sign the Franchise Agreement

Bees avoid decision-making pitfalls by considering several options, but they make fast and effective decisions in order to react to opportunities. Businesses need to evaluate, respond and act taking in new information put it into good use, and modify or eliminate ineffective ones. That’s it, it’s time to take that big leap of faith, not [...]

10 Steps to buying a Franchise Business, Step 7 – Decision Time

You see for all of the honeybees’ wonderful abilities, they would not succeed if they failed to have the right proportion of workers deployed in the right jobs, or if they failed to mobilise them quickly. The bee’s highly decentralized form of government allows the workers who are closest to the information to act upon [...]

Retail Mystery Shopping – SPECIAL OFFER

Measure your customer service with Mystery Shopping... Measuring your customer service tells you where you are now and how you measure up against your competition. This important benchmark helps you to set your strategy going forward. Mystery Shopping is the evaluation, measurement and reporting of customer service standards by use of agents acting as if [...]

SPECIAL OFFER 3 FOR 2 – JERSEY SPEED BUZZING

CONNECT WITH 19 BUSINESSES IN 60 MINUTES Grow your business by growing your local network; from lead generation, to breaking down barriers, or developing future collaborations. Speed Buzzing will help you to really connect then build and nurture relationships with the right people. Don’t be afraid, we will give you [...]

£10,800

£10,800 - Keep the number in mind, we’ll come back to it shortly. We’re creatures of habit, we have habits that we follow every day. Wake up, get out of bed, bathroom, shower, breakfast, get dressed, go to work. You did it this morning, probably the same way you did it last week and more [...]

Let’s get social

Over the last few years the number channels that allow our customers the opportunity to give us feedback has increased, traditional methods of providing feedback to businesses (phone, letter, face to face) have fallen by the wayside with most feedback now being received electronically. Social media has become the predominant method of feedback, however where [...]

The ‘C’ Word!

Here I am, sat in the sun, kids have broken up from school and I’m contemplating how to keep them amused for the next six weeks, and then someone mentions Christmas. It’s not even the end of July yet and already we’re starting to think about the festive period. Retailers have probably spent the last [...]

10 Steps to buying a Franchise Business, Step 6 – Visit the Franchisor

In the Beehive everyone trusts each other, everyone has their role to play and they rely on each other to complete their jobs in the right order and the right time for the higher mission of the colony. The definition of a colony is a group of people of one nationality or ethnic group living [...]

10 Steps to buying a Franchise Business, Step 5 – Due Diligence

Honeybees’ basic strategy is to maximise return over a broad geographic area and extended time horizon. Bees have to assess their environment at all times and be prepared to adapt depending on the weather conditions, the time of the year, the type of flowers and the competition for nectar with birds and other insects. Bees [...]

10 Steps to buying a Franchise Business, Step 4 – Request Franchise information

Bees avoid decision-making pitfalls by considering several options, but they make fast and effective decisions in order to react to opportunities. Businesses need to evaluate, respond and act taking in new information put it into good use, and modify or eliminate ineffective ones.   OK, so by now you have a pretty good idea of [...]