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Flexible Business and Advice

Running your own business or starting your own business can be a great way for mums to work flexibly. You may be a franchisor who have built your business around franchsing to mums, or a licensor and have designed your business model to give mothers a flexible way to earn money.  Perhaps you run a direct-selling or party plan business, or have decided to create your own small business from scratch?

Whatever option you have chosen; starting and growing a business is no walk in the park.  In this section, we share the advice, tips, and stories from our community of flexible businesses. 

Do you have something to share? Get in touch to to include them on here. 


Are you Buying a Franchise or a Licence?

Posted 23/10/5,  By Carolyn Dufton

There is common confusion between franchising and licensing – and not surprisingly. In Australia, Franchising is regulated by The ACCC under The Franchising Code of Conduct. Licensing is not regulated, although like every business in Australia, it has to observe The Consumer and Competition Act 2010....read more


Why one company moved away from franchising to grow their business

Posted 16/10/15,  by mumandworking Team 

When a family from the UK decided to let their friend in Adelaide launch their newly franchised business “down under”, they had no idea what would be involved. Jan and Rick Lomas, with their daughters, Sarah and Emma, were about to start on a journey that would see them still operating their business in Australia almost ten years later – but on a very different basis.... read more

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