Time for a change…

Hey there! A wise person once said “the only constant is change” I agree. But I also agree that change shouldn’t be random. It should be thoughtful and intentional. Put simply: Change should make things better. One aspect of my business that I would...

Thank you!

Lovely email from one of our consultancy clients today! Thanks so much Cheryl,   It was lovely to catch up with you too and as always you have given us loads of great ideas to grow and build our business!!!!   We are so excited about the next stage and so...

Why I franchised my business

In 2011, I set up my first business Apollo Care, a domiciliary care company providing much needed care to vulnerable people living in their own homes. The business was, and still is, a huge success and I was soon getting calls from all over Merseyside asking for care....

Guest Blog! Full of Beans (franchising) Limited

Why did I decide to Franchise my business? Full of Beans had been operating on the Wirral for about seven years, built up from scratch. I was the only person involved in managing the business and after about six years had taken more of a step back from coaching and...

Why we should love ourselves!

February is the month of LOVE… hearts, flowers and romance… Our franchise company “Apollo Care” are thinking about valentines day for our service users this month, with partners deceased or no longer able to remember their loved ones, our care...

Financial Projection Figures

Planning and working on your company’s projection figures for future franchisees is one of the most important things you can do when franchising your business. Taking the average turnover of all the current franchisees is a great way to do this! This gives a...

Happy Christmas!!

I really cannot believe how quickly this year has gone! The time seems to have flown by.. Mercury franchise consultants has had a great first year! As well as franchising a local cleaning business, we have had LOTS of business owners contact us to ask about...

Social media and franchisee recruitment!

Love it or hate it! Social media is an important part of any business marketing strategy! Potential franchisees have information at their finger tips so how do you stand out from your competition? What will they learn about you and will it encourage them to find out...

Testimonial

Cheryl certainly does know her stuff. Not only her industry knowledge is impressive, but also her experience. She is passionate about helping other business owners succeed and avoid the mistakes she made while franchising her business. Cheryl is going to go far in her...

Are you stuck in your comfort zone?

Last week, I was invited to talk to a group of people who were planning to start their own business. I was asked to talk about business growth and the benefits of franchising. I was terrified!! I had never done anything like this before and had a few negative thoughts...