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Houses and gardens are places which need just about continual upkeep. In the United kingdom there are actually over 25 million households living in a variety of accommodation which represents a massive potential market to anybody supplying services or products. Additionally, new houses and flats are built yearly which increases this figure continually. Home and Garden franchises chiefly concentrate on providing necessary maintenance services for properties and gardens. Some examples of the varieties of services offered are:
Utility Franchise opportunities
These are necessary disaster or maintenance services for example Plumbing, Gas and Electrical services. There are also Disaster Management franchise businesses which take care of insurance flood/fire damage to residences [...]
For people who want a rewarding experience, who love working with children and who are keen on having a business they can call their own, the best answer may be a Little Gym franchise. Little Gym is a franchiser of child oriented fitness gyms which was established in 1976 by a man named Robin Wes. The headquarters of the company is in Scottsdale, Arizona and to date; it has more than 300 franchises in more than fifteen countries all around the world.
Little Gym offers various services to children and their parents; among them are developmental gymnastics, Karate, sports skills, dance and cheerleading [...]
Background and Business Challenges
This Woodland Hills, California-based real estate investment and management company was founded in 1980. It grew to 35 employees and focused on property development and management throughout Southern California. Shortly after joining the firm in 2007, their new CFO quickly identified four critical challenges within the organization which needed to be quickly addressed.
Payroll
The processing and production of payroll was being handled by outside CPA firm. The CPA was charging exorbitant fees for the preparation of payroll, electronic tax deposits, quarterly tax returns, annual tax returns, and W-2s. Despite the excessive fees, the CPA firm had no system for tracking vacation, sick and other time off, and the organization constantly found itself requesting information that was unavailable [...]