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Welcome to the

Franchise Seminars

Franchise Seminars are series of Educational Training Videos for people who want to know the basics about franchising and how to carry out due diligence.

You can learn at your own pace how to find the right franchise for youThese videos help you to learn at your own pace how to find the right franchise for you and understand the processes involved in evaluating a franchise.

Finding the right franchise

There are hundreds of franchise brands to choose from in the UK, in almost every sector you can think of. With investment levels that vary from under £10k to well over half a million pounds, it’s easy to become overwhelmed and feel unsure quite where to start.

That’s why we’ve designed the

Franchise-Seminars Video Programme.


Joining the programme is simple; you will receive unlimited access to all of our franchise-seminar videos.

These in-depth videos will take you, step-by-step, through your own personal franchise journey.

How will the video programme help you?



We want to help you maximise your chances of success. Investing in a franchise is a two-way street. During the recruitment journey it is important that you know what to look for in a successful, ethical model and what questions to ask throughout the process. With this in mind, the programme is designed to help you structure your approach in the most strategic and valuable way, as well as knowing how to articulate and present yourself to the franchisor.

You also place yourself at a distinct advantage

Franchisors expect to see prospects with at least a basic understanding of franchising. And, if you’re able to demonstrate this knowledge, as well as your own initiative by being armed with sensible, relevant questions throughout the process, you are guaranteed to stand out.

Introducing your expert guide

You are in safe hands. Matt O’Neil is the founder of Franchise Advisory Services. For more than 20 years, he has helped hundreds of people, from all walks of life, to realise their dream of business ownership.

Recently voted as one of the Top 20 Faces in UK franchising, Matt is uniquely placed to offer you his insight, knowledge and first-hand experience to help you to find your perfect franchise.

As the former owner and Sales Director of well-known franchise brand, SNACK-IN-THE-BOX, Matt recruited the majority of the 125-strong franchise network. Following a successful sale of the business in 2010, Matt became the Head of UK Recruitment with the award-winning white-collar franchise, Expense Reduction Analysts.

In addition, ever passionate about opening up the world of franchising to a wider audience, Matt orchestrated the Franchise Seminar Programme. In association with Lloyds and NatWest Banks, Matt organised, ran and presented franchise information seminars around the UK for over eight years. These educational events focused on helping people who were interested in owning their own franchise business but were in the very early stages of their journey.

The Programme

Each easy-to-digest video looks at the essential elements of the franchise industry and the franchise recruitment process. From your perspective as the potential investor, as well as that of the franchisor.

It’s important that you understand what both parties stand to gain from the relationship as well and knowing the types of attributes that franchisors are going to be looking for in their potential franchisees. That’s you!

Available at the click of a button

The Franchise-Seminar Video Programme can be completed in a single sitting. However, for maximum benefit, we recommend that you complete each section in turn; make notes, take time to digest the information and then return to each video at your convenience to recap before moving on.

There’s no subscription and no follow-up charges – it’s that simple.

You will receive unlimited access to all of our franchise-seminar videos.

Simply click below to start your franchise journey, today