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The 24 Best Podcasts for Entrepreneurs In 2017

Entrepreneurs and business leaders have turned to podcasts as a great source of inspiration and education. But with more business podcasts launching into the iTunes store to meet the growing demand, it’s getting harder and harder to find the best podcasts for...

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8 Solutions for Managing a Passive-Aggressive Team

You’ve presented your plan to your team, and they appear to be on board. Getting everyone on the same page was, in your mind, the critical first step. Thankfully, they bought in. When the time comes to implement the plan, everything falls apart. The team fails to...

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5 Simple Daily Tasks That Will Improve Your Productivity

When you are able to master productivity, you become extremely focused, and it's much easier to remain in the zone, which can make even the most difficult tasks manageable. Enhancing your productivity is simple if you are willing to prepare -- the little extra time...

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Defied The Odds -The History of ACDC EXPRESS Nelspruit

Seriska Mulder and Andre’ van Rooyen signed the contract for our ACDC Express Nelspruit store in October 2008. Seriska and Andries moved from Phalaborwa to Nelspruit to get the business up and running. We started to trade in January 2009. We traded out of our garage...

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How To Increase Sales And Improve Customer Service

The age of the consumer has revolutionised the way businesses operate – it has shifted the focus to be more consumer-centric. Trying to increase customers and improve on customer service in this current economic environment might seem daunting and overwhelming at the...

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Franchising – A Global Market Model

Franchising is one of the most global of market models, yet South Africa differs from that trend in that a high proportion of franchise brands in South Africa are homegrown. This is primarily due to sanctions against South Africa prior to 1993. Since then, there has...

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Why SA Needs More New Franchises To Create More Jobs

South Africa has over 35 000 franchise outlets that employ more than 300 000 people. Consequently, franchising holds the key for job creation, because the failure rate of franchise businesses is far less than a regular start-up. In spite of the economic slowdown that...

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The Rise Of Women In Franchising

Over the last ten years, the franchising industry has seen a trend of more women taking up opportunities in franchising and this is expected to further increase over the next five years. According to the international Franchise Association (IFA) there are more than...

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SA Franchise Warehouse Funding Solutions

SA Franchise Warehouse is a specialist funding facilitator within the franchise sector in cooperation with various funding partners. Every franchise funding application is unique in terms of: Experience, age, profile, BEE status, gender and brand preference of the...

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Ripple effects of a recession on the franchise market

The recent South African recession caused a recurrent cycle between three franchise stakeholders, namely the franchisor, the franchisees (new and existing) and suppliers/service providers. A recession influences the entire franchise uptake market, which starts with...

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Franchise sector resilient despite SA economy

Cape Town - Despite the downturn in the SA economy, the local franchise industry continues to grow - although not at the same pace seen in previous years. This became clear from the 4th independent survey on the contribution of the industry, which was done for the...

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Applying for financing as a franchise owner

Few people have the means to buy a franchise cash or to finance the working capital out of their own pocket - most will approach their bank as a finance partner. From the Bank's point of view, and in terms of assessing our risk, we will take steps to evaluate whether...

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Infinity Brands: Our 8 Year Goal

Infinity Brands has an 8 year goal in mind, and we plan to do everything in our power to reach our goals, by helping our entrepreneurs reach theirs! The Infinity Brands “8 Year Goal” is to have 200 franchises by the year 2025! That's exciting right, and it may even...

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Advice from Franchisees

Doing research and finding more information before buying a product is a normal step for every customer in their buying decision process. We thought we would give you a small part of information through our very own franchisees. Have a look at what our franchisees say...

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Top Locations For A Sunburst Electric Franchise

Sunburst Electric is an electrical contracting franchise which services the residential and commercial markets, by offering repairs, upgrades and installations, while delivering high customer satisfaction by getting the job done right the first time. With over 270...

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Our Snowy Adventure – Switzerland March 2017

In March this year, Infinity Brands along with the ACDC Express Franchise group, had the opportunity to go to Switzerland for an unforgettable adventure! How did this adventure come about? ACDC Express has set strategic goals. One way to measure the progress toward...

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ACDC Express – The Electrical ‘Supermarket’

Vital Stats Player: Ricardo Maio Franchise: ACDC Express Established: 2007 Contact: acdcexpress.com Until the mid-2000s, those in desperate need of electrical supplies had little option but to go to large wholesalers, where the purchasing process could often be...

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What we aim for at Infinity Brands … We LIVE R.I.C.H

We live our Code of Values by.... RESPECT … treating others as we would like to be treated … listening with the intent to understand what is being said and acknowledging that what is said is important to the speaker … responding in a timely fashion … speaking calmly...

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