Business Mentor: Is your business a franchise winner ?

Armando Bartolome

Posted at Nov 09 2019 08:02 AM

Some entrepreneurs think that the best way to earn more is to have their business franchised, and they are not wrong.
However, they should be careful because this is a very huge step for any entrepreneur.

Before you start salivating at the prospect of earning more by franchising your business, you need to think things through.

You should have a full understanding of what the brand is as well as the concept and plan of the business.

It is not enough to tell prospective franchisees what product or service you are offering. They should also know how the business is supposed to be recognized.

You also have to ask yourself if what you offer will have a big and wide market. Investors prefer a business that can withstand the test of time, and adapt to the changes in the market.

Franchising can either create more income or sink the business altogether.

When you open your business for franchising, you will need various people on board – professionals in marketing, advertising, graphic design, public relations, training, and legal matters.

Wise individuals who are thinking of getting into business want to make sure they are choosing a brand that has quality and value.

Franchisors should thus be transparent to franchisees about what to expect and should lay everything on the table.

Entrepreneurs should also carefully choose their franchisees. Running a franchise business is not for everyone, and some businesses need to be run by persons who are born or built for that specific kind of business.

As a franchisor, you need to provide all the support that the franchisees will need to keep your brand and identity– from the colors, designs, and of course, concept.

Remember that when you and your franchisees have agreed to the terms you set in the contract, you should adhere to all the rules imposed. Otherwise, you might be seeing yourself in countless legal battles if you forsake your franchisees.

To become more successful with your business, be vigilant with your business.

Always make sure that the business remains aligned with its objectives. The contract that you and your franchise holders signed is binding, which means both of you need to be on the same page when running the business.


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