Browsing Archive: June, 2012

Is a Franchisee an entrepreneur?

Posted by Marcus Shane on Thursday, June 28, 2012, In : Franchise Business Plans 

One of the most frequent questions we receive about business planning is related to the question, is a franchisees an entrepreneurs and does it take entrepreneurial skill to make a franchise successful.

In today's job market many people considering franchising as an alternative to keeping an existing job in the corporate world. There're many different reasons for this many people are interested in flexibility they want worklife balance or other financial gains not typically associated with t...


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Creating a franchise business plan to evaluate investing in a franchise system

Posted by Marcus Shane on Thursday, June 28, 2012, In : Franchise Business Plans 

Franchise businesses have a key advantage over existing companies. 
 
 Franchise Business PlanOne of the most effective ways of evaluating any franchise is to create a business plan. By using the right business planning tools you will be able to determine key business model gaps within the franchise system, and better determine the suitability of the franchise for your own requirements.  Ideally you should create a business plan for each franchise system you are evaluating.

Your business plan should explain what you...


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Marcus Tarrant Marcus Tarrant is a leading or management consultant, entrepreneur and thought leader. He has worked for leading consulting firms including Deloitte Consulting, leading major strategy development and business planning initiatives. Business Planning HQ was developed to bring the advantages gained by employing a consultant, without the associated cost. We have developed the “Question Led Approach” to simplify the process of creating a high quality business plan. Our clients agree with our claims that we have reduced their planning times from over 1 week, to less than 4 hours.