Development of public interest in the field of business investment, indirectly encourage the growth of an existing franchise in Indonesia have also increased. Various types of investment offerings through partnerships (franchise) to get a pretty good response from potential investors. This is evidenced by the proliferation of a wide range of products and services on the market are now more widely offered by a franchise system.
Running a franchise business is very lucrative. In addition to the promised substantial profits, franchise business opportunities developed with management that is really mature. So as a business opportunity, franchise has many advantages compared to non-partnership business. Some of the advantages of partnership including capital issues are quite clear, and management support systems are already established, as well as marketing media support is equally interesting. It is no wonder that today many potential investors who are interested in running a franchise business, because basically the franchise to be one alternative for the beginner to start a business with ease.
However to be successful running a franchise business is not as easy as we imagine. There are several things to note the good businesses that offer a partnership system (franchisor), potential investors, and franchisees (who bought the partnership) before they do business. What are the preparations that need attention? We submit the following tips to start a business franchise, and hopefully be able to add additional information to your knowledge before plunging into the business going forward.
First, prepare yourself to become an entrepreneur. Before becoming a franchisor, the prospective investor, or franchisee, you should change your thought patterns that were previously used to be an employee, switch to the mindset (think) an entrepreneur who is willing to take challenges as opportunities. Are you ready to become an entrepreneur?
Second, learn all the laws and regulations relating to the franchise before you open a partnership or join a partnership to offer the franchisor. Call it the Government Regulation No.42 of 2007 which contains about six criteria franchise business or franchise with the requirements of a prospectus offering.
Third, increase your ability to interact and nurture good relations with many people. Being an entrepreneur requires you to always communicate and negotiate with various parties. For example, when delegating tasks to employees, business networking with potential investors, or to communicate directly with our suppliers and customers.
Fourth, prepare adequate working capital. Becoming a franchisor or franchisee would require substantial capital. Not only the initial capital to start businesses that need to be prepared, but at least you have a reserve fund to cover operating expenses during business trips. Because, most of the experienced franchisor and franchisee failure is a lack of capital when they are in the middle of a business trip.
Fifth, be an expert before finally running the franchise. Today many franchisors and franchisees who run the franchise business with a system of trial and error, and we can be sure the results would not be optimal. So that not a few number of franchisor and franchisee is ultimately close down, it was not ready to face any obstacles that arise in the way of business.
Running a successful franchise business would be a dream for all of franchisor and franchisee. Therefore, before engaging in the business franchise, should Arm yourself with some of the preparations that we have discussed. Good tips for business this week can be useful to readers. Congratulations and greetings successful work.