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12 Top Tips To Help You Conduct Effective Interviews

Part of the AFA Member E-learning Programme ...

With GCSE and A level results out within the last few weeks now is a good time to secure some school leaver help for your franchise. Could you interview them effectively?

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Announcing The Franchise Now Expo Sheffield

Book your free ticket ...

The AFA, in conjunction with Expo South Ltd, is proud to announce the Franchise Now Expo Sheffield. The first of four, annual local franchise shows for 2018 across the United Kingdom ...

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Member Spotlight: Dor-2-Dor

Every home has a letterbox ...

Welcome to 2018, and I thought I'd start the year with another member spotlight. This week we focus on AFA member Dor-2-Dor, the leading, leaflet distribution franchise company in the UK ...

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Let's Get Back To Basics: What Is A Franchise?

It all started with a sewing machine ...

I recently found some fascinating articles about the history of franchising which I thought I'd share with you this week. Did you know it all started right back in the 1850s?

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Issues To Consider Before Signing A Franchise Agreement

Remember, it's a major commitment ...

I've been doing a lot of research this week, looking into types of franchise agreement, ensuring that the AFA only signs up ethical franchisors who really want to help those they work with ...

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Making Your New Year's Business Resolutions Now

It's time to start planning your 2018 strategy ...

As we all know, the New Year is usually the time when people make resolutions, whether it's business-related, such as finding more franchisees or personal, like losing weight ...

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8 Things To Consider Before Buying A Franchise

Make sure you do your research ...

Have you ever thought of running your own business but are not sure where to start? A franchise is a great way to work with an established brand, so here are my top tips on buying a franchise ...

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Partner Spotlight: Presentations Unlimited

Marketing services for franchises ...

This week, I'd like to tell you about one of our AFA partner members, Presentations Unlimited, a marketing agency that provides a full range of marketing services ...

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Partner Spotlight: Outset Finance

Government start-up loans for franchisees ...

This week, I'd like to tell you about a new AFA partner company, Outset Finance. They offer low-cost loans for would-be franchisees who need to raise funds to get them started ...

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42% Of HR Professionals Yearn For A Good Work-Life Balance

And want to work more flexible hours ...

Almost half in the profession say they work too long and see their families too little. Not good news for parents and carers who are becoming exhausted by the corporate lifestyle ...

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Partner Spotlight: CBS (Insurance) Ltd

Insurance services for the franchise industry ...

This week, I would like to tell you about CBS (Insurance) Ltd, a brand new AFA partner that provides insurance services to a wide range of businesses, particularly in the franchising industry ...

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Top Tips For Starting A Business With A Friend

That's what friends are for ...

Have you ever considered starting a business with a friend? Starting up on your own can be daunting, and you may have been advised not to mix business with pleasure ...

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