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What People Don’t Tell You About Franchising!

August 24, 2017 11:00 pm Published by

When friends and family find out that you are thinking of purchasing a franchise, are they happy for you? Worried? Perhaps they are business owners themselves and have been in your situation before, maybe they offer their own advice? We’ve compiled a list of the things people should tell you but often don’t about franchising (and starting your own business).   Running your own business is going to be tough! Ok… maybe they have mentioned this before! What they probably don’t tell you is that at some point you will become the sales director, marketing executive, accountant, buyer, delivery driver and perhaps many other roles in your own company or franchise. The demands on you as a business owner are... View Article

What To Ask A Franchisor

August 24, 2017 4:56 pm Published by

You’ve done your research, looked at the financial reports and narrowed down your options to just a few franchises, which you feel passionately about and believe would be a good fit! How do you choose just one? Ken Waterhouse, founder and managing director of Home Care Preferred shares the important questions you should be asking your chosen franchise before making a commitment. How much will the investment be for the franchise? Ken explains that normally this information is supplied quite early on in the decision-making process, but it’s important to weigh up the pros and cons. Of course, you should also make sure you’re able to deliver the required investment before continuing conversations with the franchisor. How do you choose... View Article

Be The Right Person For The Job

August 15, 2017 3:17 pm Published by

Have you ever sat in an interview or a meeting and realized that the people in the same room don’t share your core values? At Home Care Preferred, we’re selective about whom we bring on board to take on a franchise. Our focus is on personal characteristics rather than experience in the industry. Running your own care business can be challenging but with the right attitude and character, we think the right person can make it a huge success. What do we look for? Amongst drive, ambition, professionalism and commitment to great quality and service, one of the most important attributes we look for is honesty and integrity and a passion for the care sector. As a leader and business... View Article

Tips & Advice: How you can create a responsible business

July 31, 2017 3:34 pm Published by

A responsible business and its parameters can be defined as one that conducts itself with ethical, environmental and community consideration. In addition to this, a responsible business is also a good employer and one that makes a profit. Many businesses operate responsibly daily with good practices set up to cover the mentioned areas of consideration. Here at Home Care Preferred responsible business is at the heart at what we do! Not only are we passionate and committed to delivering the best possible care and support in the community, but Home Care Preferred are ethical and environmental. For example; the company is going completely paperless, we recycle reclaimed equipment, we offer car pool services and encourage caregivers to use public transport... View Article

A Fresh Approach to Care

November 29, 2016 3:26 pm Published by

  Home Care Preferred is more than just a regular care agency. Established in 2012, the company leads with a new concept in care. The unique model includes high street premises that provide a one stop shop for care. Walk into a Home Care Preferred shop and you will receive a friendly welcome and expert, unbiased advice about independent living equipment and other care related matters. You can also buy a range of aids from the shop, this can be anything from comfort fit shoes to wheelchairs or bathing aids. With a catalogue of over 6,000 products, the shop provides an exhaustive list of various equipment that help individuals to lead a safe and independent life at home. The Home... View Article

Home Care Preferred Franchise Launch Raises Significant Interest

November 29, 2016 3:24 pm Published by

  It has been an exciting few weeks for Home Care Preferred. Following the launch of the franchise division of the business there have been significant enquiries from around the country. Nav Dhar, the Franchise Manager for Home Care Preferred, said: ‘Home Care Preferred provides a new concept in care. It is the country’s only care agency on the high street that provides a one stop shop for care. We believe that it is this concept that is attracting potential franchise owners to find out more about our model. There is a real interest in our business and what we offer is a unique business model with proven success”. Home Care Preferred is looking to recruit new franchise owners who... View Article