Franchise Articles

Oct 31, 2023

Situational Awareness In Business

Situational awareness in business takes many forms. In its simplest form, it is the act of understanding what is happening around you and being prepared to take the action that is needed to...
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Oct 24, 2023

Make your franchise a happy place

There are many reasons to feel down at the moment. Rates are soaring, customers are cash-strapped and good employees are hard to find. However, allowing that attitude to permeate your business...
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Oct 16, 2023

Charity work works in your favour

In today's interconnected world, reputation is everything. It takes a long time to build but can be dashed in an instant, which is one reason many businesses, including franchises, are turning...
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Oct 2, 2023

The Holidays are Coming!

Yes, the summer break is now behind us and probably already a distant memory, but there is no time to rest on your laurels. There is so much to pack into the fall and winter seasons, including...
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Sep 28, 2023

Working Parents In Franchising

The school holidays are over and now it's a mad rush to return children to school, complete with labelled clothes, bags and shoes. For working parents and business owners, you may be relishing...
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Sep 20, 2023

Is it time to take on more staff?

Inflation rates continue to dominate the headlines of all major Canadian newspapers, and 16% of the population does not believe that the target of 2% inflation will be reached until 2027. Many...
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Sep 5, 2023

Could AI help your business thrive?

Many Canadian businesses, including franchises, are transforming their businesses using artificial intelligence (AI). This technology is proven to increase productivity, deliver an enhanced...
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Aug 21, 2023

How To Be Successful In Franchising

Whether you are an experienced franchisee who needs a kickstart to refresh your business aims and plans or you're looking to take the leap and join a franchise, start thinking about what you can...
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Aug 12, 2023

Are excuses holding you back?

Is there a reason you aren't as successful as you want to be? If so, there's a good chance that your reason is actually an excuse, and until you stop coming up with those excuses, you won't be...
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Aug 8, 2023

5 reasons you should employ an accountant

When you become a franchisee, you also become a business owner, and that opens you up to tax liabilities and financial accounting responsibilities, particularly if you are employing staff. For...
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Jul 27, 2023

The Pros and Cons of Seasonal Franchises

While many franchises, such as food, beauty and cleaning businesses, operate year round, there are others that are seasonal and therefore ideally suited to entrepreneurs who only want to work for...
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