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Basic Business Calculations – Solvency Ratios

Basic Business Calculations – Solvency Ratios Business Calculations Part 2 Solvency ratios are used to assess a company’s ability to fulfil long-term debt obligations, regardless of cash flow. Essentially these ratios look at “financial... Read More >

Basic Business Calculations – Efficiency Ratios

Basic Business Calculations – Efficiency Ratios Business Calculations Part 3 Efficiency ratios look at how well a company utilises and controls its assets as well as manages its liabilities. Businesses in all industries must invest in assets... Read More >

Basic Business Calculations – Profitability Ratios

Basic Business Calculations – Profitability Ratios Business Calculations Part 4 Profitability ratios, usually expressed as percentages, are useful indicators of a business’s financial success and growth potential. Investors, including... Read More >

How to Reward your Employees

How to Reward your Employees Motivating Staff without Money Are you paying end-of-year staff bonuses this year? Last year, a survey by consultancy firm, Deloitte indicated that up to 19% of organisations wouldn’t be paying out any staff bonuses at... Read More >

5 Ways to maximise the response of your direct mail campaign

5 Ways to maximise the response of your direct mail campaign Franchise Finance Solutions So you’ve decided, with the blessing of the franchisor, to use direct mail as part of your local promotional efforts. Here are some key ways to maximise... Read More >

Pros and Cons of Direct Mail Marketing

Pros and Cons of Direct Mail Marketing Is using direct mail a good way to market my franchise? Franchisees face particular marketing challenges because so much of their marketing is controlled by the franchisor. However, there’s usually leeway to... Read More >

5 Reasons to Advertise Your Business Online

5 Reasons to Advertise Your Business Online:  Promote your business on the world wide web We cover the top reasons to select business directories and niche websites to promote a business brand. 1. Your Competition is Most Likely Advertising Online... Read More >

Franchising – Something for Everyone

Franchising – Something for Everyone. Making sure your website is visible and user-friendly By Louise Sanders Have you ever dreamt of owning your own business? Of course you have, it is something that many people would love to be able to do... Read More >

Why is Buying a Franchise a Smart Move?

Why is Buying a Franchise a Smart Move: 10 Advantages of Buying a Franchise 1) A Springboard to Entrepreneurship Buying a franchise allows you to become an entrepreneur in less time, limiting the multiple barriers first-time business owners would... Read More >

Questions to Ask the Franchisor before Purchasing a Franchise

Questions to Ask the Franchisor before Purchasing a Franchise: It’s all about asking the right questions… Make sure to ask the franchisor the right questions before actually signing an agreement and paying up. This could prevent a lot of... Read More >

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