With our team of advisors in Scotland we are delighted to bring you Franchise Spotlight Scotland. Wednesday, 14th September will see franchising industry influencers come together with the bfa to deliver a series of free online events all with the same purpose… to educate and empower! Whether you are considering franchising to become your own boss, looking to franchise your own business, or you are already on your path, we have a session for you.
09.30 – 11.30 Buy A Franchise Webinar
Start your journey into franchising in the right place. our role is to help you assess the pros, cons and whether franchising is the right fit for you personally.
Accessing a franchised business as opposed to starting out on your own can significantly increase your chances of success. Why? Because a franchise is a proven business model with a common brand and anyone, without prior experience, can be taught to run the business. You can exercise your enterprising nature but with a robust business model behind you. This seminar will help you to understand more about franchising, whether it is the right route into business for you and how you choose the right brand to fit your skills and lifestyle.
12.00 – 13.00 Franchise Advisory Board (FAB) Meeting
Scotland gets franchising – The Franchise Advisory Board is a platform for franchisors to collaborate, communicate, educate, inspire and generally offer helpful peer to peer advice and guidance. This session will be hosted by bfa ambassador for Scotland, Suzie McCafferty and will include a panel of experts including David Kay from Harper Macleod, Pip Wilkins, CEO of the bfa, speaker from HSBC and other Industry Advisors. The panel will take your questions live on the call, so dial in and bring a challenge you are facing, after all a problem shared, is a problem halved!
14.00 – 16.00 Franchise Your Business Webinar
We are passionate about franchising and here to help you, your brand, and teams connect, learn and develop in the franchise industry.
Developing your business through franchising can provide better and faster results than organic growth, but it is not an overnight process. It is vital to plan the process properly, get the right professional advice and have the necessary support and finance in place to see it through. If done properly this could be one of the most successful strategic decisions that a business makes. The seminar will help you understand whether franchising is right for your business and understand the necessary skills and business culture required to be a successful franchise operation.