Wednesday October 10th is World Mental Health Day. Organised by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the aim of the day is to promote mental health education, awareness and advocacy. At work, professional drivers are recognised as a particularly high-risk group. And that’s one of the reasons why Driver Hire, the leading national transport & logistics recruitment franchisor, is supporting this annual event. “If you’ve got a bad back or a heavy cold, it’s usually pretty clear to your colle...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.