8 Things to Do Before Buying a Franchise

Most franchisees want to be business owners, but also want the comfort that comes with following an already established and proven business model. Even though joining a franchise means not having to go it alone, it’s still a big step, as it will mean running a business, which is no small ta[...] Read more...

Key Responsibilities of Franchisors and Franchisees

Within a franchise system, there are two distinct roles, which are franchisor and franchisee. In this symbiotic business relationship, the two parties work together to grow and run a successful franchise business. Each one has a role that comes with its own specific responsibilities.

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How to Build a Franchise Support Team

To create a viable franchise, a franchisor must first develop the infrastructure for the entire franchise business. Without proper infrastructure in place, a company that is trying to franchise can find itself without adequate resources to support all its franchisees, which is a recipe for busine[...] Read more...

What You Need to Know About Automotive Franchising in Canada

With its sprawling size and abundance of amazing scenery, Canada is definitely a car culture. There’s nothing quite like hitting the highway for a good old Canadian road trip. Whether you consider your automobile to be your baby or you just see it as a means to get from point A to point B, [...] Read more...

Staffing Tips for New Canadian Franchise Owners

While starting a franchise business isn’t exactly the same as starting an independent business, it obviously has a lot of similarities. For one, you have to have a reliable and enthusiastic staff to help run your business. Even if you start it as a sole proprietorship, you will need to hire[...] Read more...