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  • bfa Specialist Seminar: Make your franchise social From 09th September 2014 To 09th September 2014 Venue : Hilton Warwick Make your franchise social: the importance of content and engagement specialist seminar (in association with Select Your Franchise) covers all aspects of social media, what has changed and what you need to know to implement a successful social media strategy within your company. Book your place before Friday 8th August, you will receive a 20% discount saving you £19! £95.00 £114.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 250 points
  • bfa Northern Forum Manchester From 10th September 2014 To 10th September 2014 Venue : Hilton Manchester Airport Forum open to franchisors and affiliates from all regions. Held on a quarterly basis, these meetings provide bfa members with an open and unthreatening environment in which to discuss issues and/or concerns relevant to franchising and to their businesses. Unless advised otherwise, forum meetings will start at 10.30am (coffee available from 10.00am) and will finish with a buffet lunch at 1.30pm. £35.00 £42.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 100 points
  • bfa Midlands Forum Birmingham From 11th September 2014 To 11th September 2014 Venue : Moor Hall Hotel Birmingham Forum open to franchisors and affiliates from all regions. Held on a quarterly basis, these meetings provide bfa members with an open and unthreatening environment in which to discuss issues and/or concerns relevant to franchising and to their businesses. Unless advised otherwise, forum meetings will start at 10.30am (coffee available from 10.00am) and will finish with a buffet lunch at 1.30pm. £35.00 £42.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 100 points
  • bfa Chairman's Charity Day: Golf From 18th September 2014 To 18th September 2014 Venue : Stonebridge Golf Club Join the bfa on Thursday 18th September to play a round of golf and support our Chairman's chosen charity. Stonebridge Golf Club is a beautiful 27 hole parkland golf course located in Meriden, Warwickshire, the 'Traditional Centre of England'. Whether you are an occasional player or looking to test your skills, you will enjoy the parkland course which has played host to the PGA Europro Tour, providing a test for some of Europe's leading professional golfers. Start the day with coffee and bacon rolls before heading off for a relaxing afternoon on the course. Don’t relax too much though - prizes will be up for grabs for best individual, best team, nearest the pin and longest drive. Your golf package includes: - Tea, coffee and bacon rolls on arrival - 18 holes of golf - Dinner and prize-giving after play Don’t forget that it’s all for a good cause – all proceeds from the day will go to Chairman Simon Bartholomew's chosen charity National Search and Rescue Dog Assocation (NSARDA). The Association trains and qualifies search dogs to assist emergency services in finding missing people from hill walkers, the elderly, those that are despondent, children and sometimes victims of crime. The dogs are out in all weather and the service is run for free. Your donation will help the charity to keep the vital assistance of dogs and their teams working together to save lives. £68.00 £81.60 inc VAT Read more...
  • bfa Chairman's Charity Day: Rage, Rallies and Rifles From 18th September 2014 To 18th September 2014 Venue : Stonebridge Golf Club This year the activities are more adventurous and adrenalin-fuelled than ever! Rally through 4km of woodland track on quad bikes and tackle a track full of impossible corners in a rage kart. The fun doesn't end there! You'll also get to test your accuracy with rifle shooting. The day will start with breakfast at Stonebridge Golf Club. From there, you will be taken over to the nearby Heart of England Events Centre for the afternoon before heading back to the golf club to rejoin the golfers for dinner and prize-giving. Your package includes: - Tea, coffee and bacon rolls on arrival - Quad bikes, rage karts and rifle shooting - Transport to and from Heart of England Events Centre - 2-course dinner and prize-giving Don’t forget that it’s all for a good cause – all proceeds from the day will go to Chairman Simon Bartholomew's chosen charity National Search and Rescue Dog Assocation (NSARDA). The Association trains and qualifies search dogs to assist emergency services in finding missing people from hill walkers, the elderly, those that are despondent, children and sometimes victims of crime. The dogs are out in all weather and the service is run for free. Your donation will help the charity to keep the vital assistance of dogs and their teams working together to save lives. £105.00 £126.00 inc VAT Read more...
  • bfa Affiliate Forum Central London From 23rd September 2014 To 23rd September 2014 Venue : Broadway House Affiliate Forum open to all bfa Affiliate members, regardless of region. Held on a quarterly basis, these meetings offer Affiliate members the opportunity to discuss issues and/or concerns relevant to franchising and their businesses in an open and unthreatening environment. Unless advised otherwise, Affiliate forum meetings will start at 10.30am (coffee available from 10.00am) and will finish with a buffet lunch at 1.30pm. £35.00 £42.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 100 points
  • bfa London/South East Forum From 24th September 2014 To 24th September 2014 Venue : Kensington Close Hotel Forum open to franchisors and affiliates from all regions. Held on a quarterly basis, these meetings provide bfa members with an open and unthreatening environment in which to discuss issues and/or concerns relevant to franchising and to their businesses. Unless advised otherwise, forum meetings will start at 10.30am (coffee available from 10.00am) and will finish with a buffet lunch at 1.30pm . £35.00 £42.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 100 points
  • bfa South West Forum Southampton From 25th September 2014 To 25th September 2014 Venue : Hilton Southampton Forum open to franchisors and affiliates from all regions. Held on a quarterly basis, these meetings provide bfa members with an open and unthreatening environment in which to discuss issues and/or concerns relevant to franchising and to their businesses. Unless advised otherwise, forum meetings will start at 10.30am (coffee available from 10.00am) and will finish with a buffet lunch at 1.30pm. £35.00 £42.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 100 points
  • Scottish Forum Edinburgh From 30th September 2014 To 30th September 2014 Venue : Harper Macleod £0.00 £0.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 100 points
  • bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards, supported by Express Newspapers From 02nd October 2014 To 03rd October 2014 Venue : Birmingham Town Hall Join the bfa for the most prestigious awards in the industry – the bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards, supported by Express Newspapers. This year’s event at the iconic Town Hall in Birmingham will celebrate the outstanding achievements of franchisees in six distinct categories: - Customer Service Franchisee of the Year - Female Franchisee of the Year - Young Franchisee of the Year (aged 30 or under) - Micro Business of the Year (less than £100,000 turnover) - B2B Franchisee of the Year - Olderpreneur Franchisee of the Year (aged 55 or over) Of the winners chosen from these categories, one will take home the title of Franchisee of the Year 2013. Winners will be revealed at a lavish black-tie dinner hosted by Steph McGovern on Thursday 2nd October. Make sure you do not miss out and book your place now. Individual tickets cost just £96.50 + VAT each or you can book a table of 10 and save 10%, paying just £868 + VAT. Online booking is available or contact the bfa on 01235 820470 or email mailroom@thebfa.org We look forward to seeing you in October for what promises to be a fantastic evening! £96.50 £115.80 inc VAT Read more...
  • Women Working Well From 20th November 2014 To 20th November 2014 Venue : Eastwood Hall Following the success of the inaugural Women Working Well event in 2013, the bfa is pleased to announce its return in 2014. With an agenda packed with engaging keynote presentations and a range of discussion groups led by successful and inspirational women from franchising and the business world, Women Working Well is your opportunity to share experiences, best practice and knowledge. Open to bfa franchisor members, affiliated professional advisors, franchisees and those looking at joining the bfa, there will be ample networking throughout the day. Make sure you join us for this must-attend event. Book your place now by clicking on the link to the right to book and pay online or contact the bfa on 01235 820470, email mailroom@thebfa.org. £95.00 £114.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 250 points
  • bfa Annual Conference 2015 From 25th June 2015 To 26th June 2015 Venue : The ICC Make sure you join us on Thursday 25th and Friday 26th June 2015 at the ICC in Birmingham for an unmissable event featuring engaging keynote speakers and a comprehensive seminar programme focused on your business needs. The full package includes: - Entry to both days of the conference - A place at the Franchisor of the Year Awards dinner on Thursday 25th June - One night’s accommodation with breakfast (25th June) at the Crowne Plaza Birmingham £450.00 £540.00 inc VAT Read more... QFP points 500 points
 
 
  • Sarah Gale
    Just Shutters (Franchise) Ltd. - Franchisee case study

    As a former journalist and PR specialising in interiors, Sarah felt that a Just Shutters franchise was a natural fit. Sarah became their first female franchise owner in April 2012.

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