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Resources Archive: December, 2008

Motivation for 2009

December 31, 2008 / BLOG POST Guide To Buying A Franchise, Franchise Industry
As 2008 comes to a close and you begin a brand new business year in 2009, get yourself and your staff motivated to begin a successful year of growth for your business!In order to keep your employees or franchisees and yourself happy, remember these three simple tidbits of advice for the New Year: Establish an active avenue of communication with your employees, franchisees and/or franchisor. Be o... Read more.

FASTSIGNS points the way to new Fire HQ

December 30, 2008 / FRANCHISE NEWSPrint & Sign Franchises
FASTSIGNS International Inc. Sign and graphics business FASTSIGNS® in Sheffield has been working hard designing a variety of signage for a selection of companies, including the South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue HQ’s new base in Eyre Street, for the ongoing ‘Heart of Sheffield Regeneration Project.’ Read more.

Survive the Credit Crunch

December 22, 2008 / BLOG POST Franchise Industry
With the global economic crisis in full swing, business owners are feeling the effects of the credit crunch. But with some careful planning, your business can survive ... and continue to thrive!Here are some tips to help you get through the current economic situation and retain a successful business: Make sure you have an open line of communication between your business and your bank. If you can... Read more.

The Karmaenduro challenge

December 18, 2008 / FRANCHISE NEWSPrint & Sign Franchises
Signs Express Signs Express (Worcester) makes the passage to India to complete the Karmaenduro charity car rally. Read more.

Why Entrepreneurs Start Their Own Business

December 15, 2008 / BLOG POST Franchise Industry, Guide To Buying A Franchise
The primary reason for European entrepreneurs to start their own business is because they want to be their own boss. New research, released by Barclays Wealth and the Economist Intelligent Unit, indicated that 46 per cent of Europeans started their own business in order to manage their own time. By managing their schedule, these entrepreneurs are able to spend more time with friends and family,... Read more.


December 15, 2008 / FRANCHISE NEWSPet Franchises
Oscar Pet Foods Oscar Pet Foods is a dependable franchise option, even during a credit crunch. Read more.

Farnborough is site of brand new Signs Express

December 10, 2008 / FRANCHISE NEWSPrint & Sign Franchises
Signs Express Signs Express opens in Farnborough Read more.

Card Connection Franchisee Aims to ‘More than Double’ Profits Despite the Credit Crunch

December 1, 2008 / FRANCHISE NEWSMerchandising Franchises
Card Connection Leading greeting card publisher and franchisor, Card Connection’s franchisee for Richmond and Ealing, Theo Kleanthous, is aiming to ‘more than double’ profits despite the widely publicised credit crunch. Read more.

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