Here at the AFA, we are huge fans of outsourcing. It means we don’t have to hire employees with specialised skills, which increases cost efficiencies, and have access to a far larger talent pool as and when we need it. It also allows us to focus on our core, business activities, knowing we have excellent outsourcers on hand, who we can rely on to deal with a wide variety of tasks, such as call handling, telemarketing, diary management, accountancy services etc.
Do you have a passion for getting active? Do you want to improve children’s health and wellbeing? Or perhaps you’re a teacher or a coach looking to make a difference on a larger scale. Whatever your background, AFA member, Premier Education, is a fantastic franchise opportunity and, in our opinion, well worth considering.
On the 5th November 2011, Cressida Bullock ran the first ever Fun Science party. It was an Amazing Electrics party for two, eight-year-old boys and was held in a home in Bath. Eight years on, Fun Science is celebrating its eighth birthday and a few things have changed!
Personal stylist and colour analysis experts House of Colour hope to create up to 100 new jobs after announcing plans to increase their UK franchises to 200 in the next five years. House of Colour is also celebrating after being awarded a SME News UK Enterprise Award for Personal Stylists of the Year 2019.
Are you a science buff who’d love to run a fun and profitable business based around your passion?
Are you a marketing professional who’s looking to transfer your skills and run your own website consultancy business?
Are you seeking affordable and effective software solutions for your business? Perhaps you need a bespoke CRM database system, designed to face your business’s specific challenges, tweaks to your existing website, or even a brand new website built from scratch.
Riaz Patel, Managing Director, tells us all about his business and why he feels his chosen category is particularly important.
Most houses have an oven and, when it comes to household tasks, oven cleaning has to be one of the most disliked, dreaded and time-consuming. Having to get your hands dirty and use chemicals or elbow grease to shift burnt-on food is something that most people would rather put off for as long as they can. However, as most of us use our ovens regularly, this is a task that needs to be done regularly and can’t be permanently avoided!
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For people with learning disabilities, post education life can often be difficult. It can be challenging to find activities to facilitate the lifestyle that these young adults need and desire.
If you’d love to own a franchise that enables you to give back to your local community and make a huge, positive impact on people’s lives, The Inclusion Project could be the perfect opportunity for you.
Business networking is rapidly increasing in popularity, as more and more entrepreneurs and business professionals realise it’s about so much more than just gaining referrals. Regular, face-to-face networking helps people to raise their local profile, acquire more clients and, ultimately, increase profits.
Are you looking for a management franchise that allows you complete flexibility to respond to your customers’ requirements? Would you like to be able to provide a range of domestic and commercial services, such as cleaning, gardening, landscaping, removals and pest control, backed by an industry-leading brand and all the support you need?
With over 25,000 business owners, entrepreneurs, and employees accumulating at the ExCel Centre in London on the 15th and 16th May 2019, the Business Show was an unprecedented success.
The way we dine out has significantly evolved over the last decade, with cafés, restaurants and street food stalls opening up on every corner.
Calling all Dance Enthusiasts! This could be the franchise you’re searching for!
There has never been a greater interest in dance than right now. The popularity of celebrity dance competitions, the high profile of dancers winning televised talent competitions and the increased focus on keeping fit, especially amongst children, all help to promote the profile of dance.
Business experts and coaches always tell you that you have more chance of succeeding in a new business if it is based on your passion. However, if you happen to be a 4×4 vehicle enthusiast, the options are pretty limited and inevitably require substantially more cash to get started. Plus, you’ll need a fleet of vehicles, a team of staff, numerous offices and a huge advertising budget to match.
Do you have a genuine passion for travel and love designing holidays?
Have you always wanted to work in the travel industry but worry you don’t have the professional experience of this exciting industry.
Do you dream of running your own beauty salon and could do with the support and backing of a well-established brand?
This week, our spotlight blog is about an AFA member called Mess Around, which organises sessions and parties across the UK that provide children with the opportunity to get messy and explore new, sensory activities. With lots of activities to explore, including their famous, painting wall, little ones can squelch, pour, mix and get messy to their hearts’ content.
This week, our blog focuses on Go Yoga, an AFA member that offers a unique way to build a successful and financially rewarding business within a network of knowledge, support and training. Your studio becomes your community and enables you to become involved in the fast-growing wellness industry and make a valuable contribution to your local area’s overall wellbeing.