The city of Manchester hosted Neighbourly’s third European Reunion from 27-30 March after being chosen over other European mainland destinations and brought together over 350 franchisees across eight brands from four countries, to collaborate, celebrate and have fun as one family. The 2019 theme ‘First Class’ celebrated the goals achieved and announced the new plans for all of the service brands in the year ahead. The convention was also a tribute to the world class service that the franchisees...Read More
It's key to understand that Business Opportunities and Franchises are not the same. There are less restrictive nature in terms of operation, branding and territory restrictions, their low initial investment fees and lack of ongoing fees when running and operating a Business Opportunity instead of a Franchise. However, remember that you don’t get the ongoing franchise support for a business opportunity, and that you need to conduct extra research with a business opportunity compared with the franchise research undertaken, since it may not have the same legal obligations as franchises do to disclose certain details about the business, like the financial health of the operation. A Business Opportunity does not include documentation such as The Franchise Agreement.