Franchise Opportunities Theatre 2

Friday 16th February

Saturday 17th February


11:00 - 13:00

John P. Hayes

A to Zs of Buying a Franchise

If you are looking for a no-nonsense, cut-to-the-quick, show me how to evaluate franchises so that I can buy one that''s right for me . . . this is the seminar for you. And it''s the only one you will need! If your goal is to become a successful franchisee, get started by participating in this workshop, which thousands of prospective franchisees have benefited from in the past 25 years. You will learn basic information about franchising as well as in-depth knowledge to understand how to evaluate the viability of any franchise. You will also appreciate these topics: How to tell if you’re a good fit for franchising, how and what to negotiate with franchisors, critical questions to ask franchisors and franchisees, understanding franchise fees, realizing why franchises succeed . . . and much more! The A to Zs of Buying a Franchise was developed by Dr. John P. Hayes, recently appointed the Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University in Florida. Dr. Hayes has written extensively about franchising and has authored numerous franchise best-sellers. He speaks at franchise conferences internationally and has taught the A to Zs of Buying a Franchise for more than 25 years. This is the #1 most popular seminar at the International Franchise Expo in New York City.


13.15 - 13.45

Joel Kern

The advantages of franchising

I will share and promote my positive experiences of Franchising a successful business growth model to companies and individuals from the age of 15, using examples from Make Believe. Through this the brand has been promoted throughout the UK and beyond, offering the lifestyle choice of an easy-to-implement business model and proving the importance of franchise mentoring.


14.00 - 14.30

Hugh Furness

Hugh Furness: Post & Packing UK Franchise

Join us in this free 20-minute seminar and find out how you can make £200,000.00 in your first year with only a £25,000 investment. Why work for someone else when you can be your own boss and run your own company through a successfully proven business model! Post & Packing is your very own independent Postal Shop serving the local community for retail and business customers alike. We offer consumers and local companies a truly comprehensive range of services, and you can be a part of it!


14.45 - 15.15

Hayley Limpkin

My roadmap to growing my franchise beyond franchisor forecasts & a healthy work/life balance

How to select a franchise that can best support you to achieve success. Questions you should ask and what to be aware of. Top tips and shared experiences to show how franchising has allowed for a flexible lifestyle with job satisfaction combined with financial gains.