September Newsletter

The simplest way to run a business is to have no also.

We maximize profit, period.

At least you’re being honest about it.

If you say, “and we also care about the environment,” or “we also care about our people and treat them like family,” or even, “we’re here to serve our customers…” now you’re doing one of two things:

Either you’re asserting that doing those things is the way to maximize your profit…Share to TwitterShare to LinkedIn
“Zero fuel” is the translation from Italian for a Brisbane-based startup turning a new corner in the electric vehicle market, rolling out its range of moped scooters that can be charged in a standard 240-volt wall socket…”I was very lucky to have this family franchise opportunity,” says Frechette, who previously worked in the restaurant industry. “My father was starting to think about retiring and asked me if I wanted to learn the business. I worked with him…Ovenu, the oven cleaning franchise brand, has announced the renewal of its master franchisee agreement in Australia with Bernand and Janet Bannon. The couple has signed a 15-year deal, which includes an option to extend the deal by a further 15 years…When it comes to what makes a small business succeed or fail, the statistics paint a compelling picture of where businesses typically go wrong. Business accounting expert, Kris Dieckmann, took a deep-dive into the most recent Australian business statistics – here’s what he found…Australian founded bubble tea brand, Gotcha, is seeking to open 50 additional franchise stores across the market within the next two years before launching into New Zealand and Europe.

It currently has 200 stores worldwide, of…We asked a bunch of franchise executives at an event while representing their brands, what are the most common questions they get asked…The Australian population seem to love franchises; from Perth to Brisbane, there are excellent franchise opportunities to suit every need in this country. This is reflected by the fact that the Franchise Council of Australia state that…The gyms – located in Riccarton, Christchurch and New Plymouth – are slated to open on 10 September and 24 September respectively, and come seven months after the fast-growing fitness company made its foray into New Zealand with the opening of a gym in Hamilton Central…Takeaway food orders could soon come packaged differently in Canberra with plastic containers part of the next stage of the ACT government’s plan to phase out single-use plastics…The government’s Women’s Economic Opportunities Review recommended the online Hub, according to Treasurer Matt Kean, to promote women’s financial stability through greater workplace participation…As it continues to expand its global footprint, Body Fit Training (BFT) launched its UK franchise opportunity. The brand’s community-based functional training and strength-based programme are combined with a proven…The need for building high-performing teams has never been as critical in today’s dynamic and ever-changing environment. The last two years have been a real challenge for every organization and leader. Navigating a global pandemic, managing constant supply-chain disruptions and increasing talent attrition in the job market created an unprecedented challenge…”Lucky opportunities tend to be stumbled upon, not handed out.

If you’re waiting for someone to hand deliver an excellent opportunity to you, it’s unlikely to happen. But if you are exploring and moving—if you’re in the mix and engaged—then you’ll stumble upon many opportunities.

The active mind comes across a lot. Keep tilling the soil and you will…Research shows customer centric businesses are more resilient in tough economic times. Understand the three phases of being customer centric and make your business more resilient.

The global pandemic that started early in 2020 seems to have…Hi there,

Recently, The Global Success Academy became Quantum Orange. You no doubt read about that in the emails we sent out at the time.

But did you know Quantum Orange launched with a treasure trove of brand new, kick arse resources?

Since you’re already a subscriber, you don’t need to do anything to getaccess to our best worksheets, guides and planners.

When the incentives offered prioritize growth over stability, we successfully build large, unstable organizations.

Every job we do in life can be performed on a range from sloppy to excellent. I was taught by my father and my mentors to strive for the excellent end of the scale. While this is sometimes a source of frustration for those who work with me (“Is he ever going to finish this thing?”), I believe this obsession with getting things right has served me well. When I see a person, or for that matter an animal, tree, or any aspect of nature, expressing its…Angela Coté and Robert Bruski rant weekly on all things franchising and business-related. If you’re a franchisor, franchisee, or looking to explore franchising, this is the best podcast for you. We promise!This week we’re joined by David Weaver, an accomplished consultant for FranChoice and the president of Franchise Your Freedom. As the name of his organization would suggest, David is a lifelong advocate for the power of franchising and the independence that the business model can bring.

Over his career, he has helped over 150 business owners spread their entrepreneurial…From Maths Teacher to successful business owner helping clients to build their brand through creating awesome websites, we hear the story of Suzy Perry in this franchisee focused episode of #TheDisenfranchised podcast.

We hear the story of how and why Suzy invested in an it’seeze websites franchise as well as talk about:This episode, Erik is joined by Scott Frith, Chairman and CEO of @Happinest Brands.

The pair outline the playbook for building enterprise value for brands, give tips and tricks for emerging brands looking to expand, and discuss partnering with a brand group such as Happinest for capital, infrastructure, and growth.Our famous Franchise Radio Show, #2 on Top 25 Franchise Podcasts is now available on Spotify* – simply Bookmark it for instant access – how easy is that?Dates have been announced for the Franchising & Business Opportunities Expos 2022

Grab your free tickets to all expos online here and use the promotion code TXF.

14th-15th October 2022 at Brisbane Convention Centre, South Bank

13th November 2022 at Crown Perth, Burswood

24th-25th March 2023 at Melbourne Convention Centre, South Wharf

11th-12th August 2023 at ICC Sydney, Darling HarbourStrong enquiries are being seen by the switched-on groups according to the franchise community that I hear from.

Whether this is simply due to COVID or wider market realisations and acceptance that franchising is the answer to people wanting to step out and own their own business I don’t know – it doesn’t matter.
What does matter, however, is that the whole business scene has altered immensely in recent months.

The fact is.

Businesses who invest in franchising as a road to their own growth, and do it properly, embracing the new technologies, are going to leave their competitors for the dead.

Give me a call on 0417 211 366 and we can have a confidential chat – you may be surprised how simple and effective franchising your business can be…I hope you enjoyed this.

To your success,

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