Summary of Operation:
The Alternative Board is one of the world’s leading franchisors of peer board advisory and coaching solutions.
Ideal Franchise Owner:
Minimum 10 years of senior level business experience working in executive level position or consulting with business owners or top level management. Possess excellent communication skills, self-confident, a take-charge personality, a desire to control own destiny. Personable and persuasive.
Initial programme of six days and an advanced course of two to three days within a month; then training support during launch period, monthly coaching as well as peer franchise owner boards and two conferences per annum.
Harrogate, England and some conferences in Denver, Colarado, USA.
Invoicing, billing and collection services are undertaken for franchise owners. Satellite website support is part of package. Access to library of resources and intranets. A membership and franchise owner rewards scheme.
Year Established: 2009
Year of First Franchise: 2009
Number of Company Outlets: 1
Number of Franchised Outlets: 16
Franchises Planned: 150+
Areas of Priority Development: Midlands, London and South East.
Overseas Opportunities Exist: Yes
Overseas Opportunities Planned: Yes
Total Cost of Franchise: £50,000 - £75,000 + VAT
Initial Investment: £0
Management Service Fees Payable: 20% of revenues
Breakdown of Package: A total package for a 10 year exclusive geographical territory including a comprehensive training programme and a full marketing launch. Working capital will be approx £60,000 depending on circumstances. Several high street banks are supportive of our concept and will provide loan facilities.
Financial Assistance Available: Yes
BFA Member: Associate
IFA Member: No