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Our Experience at the Franchise and Business Opportunities Expo

Posted by Marcus Shane on Tuesday, August 21, 2012, In : Franchise Business Plans 
We spent a very wintery weekend at the Melbourne Franchise and Business Opportunities Expo.  As the vast majority of our business is done online, this was a great opportunity for us to engage directly with Start-Up businesses, Franchisees and Franchisors.

There were approximately 3,000 attendees at the show in varied stages of business development.  Some were looking for franchises to purchase, other already had an established master franchise or license arrangement from the United States or E...
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See Us at The Franchise and Business Opportunities Expo

Posted by Marcus Shane on Wednesday, August 8, 2012, In : Franchise Business Plans 
Business Planning HQ is a proud exhibitor at the Melbourne Franchise and Business Opportunities Expo - 17th -  19th August.

Come and see us on stand D6 at the expo.  We have been working hard on developing some outstanding packages and deals for this exhibition.  Come down and see us, you won't be disappointed.

Our decision to exhibit at the show has been as a result of recent success in the franchising industry, predominantly in the United States, where we have been asked to hold business Plan...
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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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About Me


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.