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Rosemary Bookkeeping expands into Croydon

Rosemary Bookkeeping has expanded its expert bookkeeping services into Croydon under qualified account Dean Kokshun. Rosemary Bookkeeping has expanded its expert bookkeeping services into Croydon and the surrounding areas for the first time under the expert supervision of Dean Kokshun. Dean’s expertise in bookkeeping is unparalleled, with multiple prestigious qualifications and decades of experience supporting […]

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Meet the new owners of Rosemary Bookkeeping Wembley

Introducing Hanaa Raydan and Ahmad Aboul-Hosn, the new owners of Rosemary Bookkeeping Wembley.  Rosemary Bookkeeping is bringing its expert bookkeeping services to Wembley and the surrounding areas for the first time under the expert supervision of Hanaa Raydan and the support of her business partner Ahmad Aboul-Hosn. We sat down with Hanna and Ahmad to […]

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Introducing the new owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping in Exeter

Meet Zoe Barnard-Rowland, the brand-new owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping in Exeter. Rosemary Bookkeeping Exeter is now under the new and expert supervision of Zoe Barnard-Rowland, an FCCA-qualified accountant with over 25 years of experience working for over 30 companies, optimising their bookkeeping processes. We sat down with Zoe to discuss her new adventure and why […]

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Rosemary Roots: Waqas Chughtai – Rosemary Bookkeeping Reading

Meet the owner: Waqas Chughtai from Rosemary Bookkeeping Reading shares his story. There are as many reasons to start a Rosemary Bookkeeping franchise as there are people. Our business owners work for themselves but not by themselves to deliver personalised and expert bookkeeping services to commercial clients and small business owners nationwide. Professional Background As […]

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Meet the Franchisee: Sarah Connop

Sarah Connop, owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping Shrewsbury and Telford, shares her experience as a Rosemary Bookkeeping Franchisee. Rosemary Bookkeeping is one of the UK’s only bookkeeping franchises. Our business owners work for themselves but not by themselves to deliver personalised and expert bookkeeping services to commercial clients and small business owners nationwide. About Sarah Connop […]

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What is life like as a Rosemary Bookkeeping franchisee?

Nirmal Thakkar, owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping Garden City, shares her experience as a Rosemary Bookkeeping Franchisee. Rosemary Bookkeeping is one of the UK’s only bookkeeping franchises. Our business owners work for themselves but not by themselves to deliver personalised and expert bookkeeping services to commercial clients and small business owners nationwide. Nirmal Thakkar opened her […]

How to write an effective and reliable business plan

The essentials of writing a great business plan. So, you’re ready to write your business plan. First of all, congratulations on deciding to go into business! The business plan is one of the first (and most important) documents to complete when starting a business. Making it a good one is vital for many reasons. Whether […]

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How to get the most from your franchisor with Rosemary Bookkeeping

Getting the most from a franchise. Being part of a franchise is a choice, so every individual has their reasons for joining. There are costs to joining a franchise, but the benefits far outweigh these. Therefore, we recommend getting as much out of your franchise journey as possible. At Rosemary Bookkeeping, we offer a plethora of […]

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The first steps to buying a franchise

Turn the corner using a proven franchise business model.  A franchise is the perfect route if you want to be in business for yourself but not by yourself. They offer the benefit of an established brand, a proven business model and support in the areas where you need it. There are almost 48,000 franchise businesses […]

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How a bookkeeping franchise eliminates the fear of error

Ever wished you could start a bookkeeping business without the fear of error? You can, with a Rosemary Bookkeeping franchise. At Rosemary Bookkeeping, we pride ourselves on delivering a friendly and local bookkeeping service. Our business owners across the UK are dedicated financial experts, enmeshed in their local community and businesses, helping local people with […]

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Introducing the new owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping Reading

We sat down with Waqas Chughtai, the new owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping Reading, to discuss why he decided to buy a Rosemary Bookkeeping Franchise. Waqas Chughtai has had an extensive career working in accountancy and finance and is now adding another string to his bow by taking over as the owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping Reading. […]

Rosemary Bookkeeping Newbury & Basingstoke wins award for growth

The owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping in Newbury & Basingstoke is celebrating having won awards for growth and resilience at ServiceMaster Live! ‘ServiceMaster Live!’, which took place this May, was a gathering of franchisees from across the ServiceMaster Ltd. franchise network, during which franchisees from our brand family came together to celebrate each other’s successes over […]

Rosemary Bookkeeping Wyre Forest wins Award for Commitment and Dedication

The owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping Wyre Forest has won the prestigious INVEST Award for Commitment and Dedication at ServiceMaster Live! ‘ServiceMaster Live!’, which took place this May, was a gathering of franchisees from across the ServiceMaster Ltd. brand family. Franchisees from each franchise network came together to learn from one another and celebrate each other’s […]

Rosemary Bookkeeping Reading wins Award for Bookkeeper of the Year

The owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping in Reading has won the prestigious PEOPLE Award for Bookkeeper of the Year at ServiceMaster Live! ‘ServiceMaster Live!’, which took place this May, was a gathering of franchisees from across the ServiceMaster Ltd. network. Franchisees from the entire ServiceMaster brand family came together to and during the awards ceremony held […]

Rosemary Bookkeeping Stratford wins Rookie of the Year Award

The owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping in Stratford is celebrating after winning the award for Rookie of the Year at ServiceMaster Live! ‘ServiceMaster Live!’, which took place this May, was a gathering of franchisees from across the ServiceMaster Ltd. Franchise network that allowed franchisees to network and celebrate each other’s successes over the past few years. […]

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Meet the Franchisee: Mohammad Hossain Rosemary Bookkeeping Stratford

We sat down with Mohammad Hossain, the owner of Rosemary Bookkeeping in Stratford to chat about his experience as a franchisee for Rosemary Bookkeeping. Mohammad’s Experience Mohammad came to the UK in 2009 to begin training in accountancy with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Within three years he was ready to start work in […]

Stress of financial paperwork

Is the stress of financial paperwork making you ill? A recent report for the business innovation charity Nesta  suggests that Small businesses’ growth could be stifled because of the burden of financial administration and also warns that a lack of transparency in the market for financial products can hamper small firms. It found that 42% […]

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Rosemary is a winner at the bfa awards

A  former IT specialist, who now runs a bookkeeping business in Newbury, was named  Olderpreneur Franchisee Of The Year, at the British  Franchise Association’s 2016 bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards ceremony, held at Town Hall Birmingham last night (September 29th). Steve Brown said: “I am proud, delighted and a little shocked – it’s […]

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Qualified Accountant is won over…

Neeta Patel attended a bfa sponsored franchise exhibition and was curious when the name Rosemary Bookkeeping kept being mentioned.  Being a qualified Management Accountant she was initially researching Accountancy franchises but her curiosity won and she looked the Rosemary Franchise website and booked in for a Discovery Event. Having worked in industry for all of […]

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A Business Model with proven success

Since joining Rosemary Bookkeeping in January 2013, Mike Wallace has been building a successful and growing business. Achieving his goals year-on-year, Mike claims that his success is all down to simply following the Rosemary Bookkeeping business model! Although the hard work and dedication he has put into the business may have also contributed. Having operated […]

Lisa Curteis, Director realised her entrepreneurial dreams

Lisa Curties, Director of Rosemary Bookkeeping Ltd recently gave an interview to Elite franchise magazine about her experiences in franchising: http://elitefranchisemagazine.co.uk/franchise-interviews/item/how-lisa-curteis-realised-her-entrepreneurial-dreams-with-rosemary-bookkeeping

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Age is no barrier

Steve Brown of Rosemary Bookkeeping Newbury is a finalist in the Olderpreneur of the Year category of the BFA’s Franchisee of the Year Awards. Steve started his bookkeeping business in 2010 with his daughter, TJ Sutherland, who operates the Basingstoke territory. He says: “I was working long hours in IT as a global business support […]

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Announcing a New Franchise Partner in Bournemouth

From Poland to Germany to South Africa to the UK – support and guidance wins over Goska Goska Dabrowski, as a child, moved around the world with her family – from Poland to Germany and finally settling in South Africa where she married and had her children. In 2014 the family decided to relocate to […]

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Dedication, passion and determination

With the NatWest Encouraging Women into Franchising (EWIF) Awards 2016 behind us, we’re congratulating our winners by shining the spotlight on each of them in turn. We had more entries than ever this year and Kellie Blake from Rosemary Bookkeeping stood out in the Franchise Employee of the Year Award category sponsored by What Franchise. […]

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Tips in a digital bookkeeping world

How do Rosemary Bookkeeping support franchisees during times of technological change? Just like any business in any sector, Rosemary Bookkeeping have to keep innovating and changing the way they work in order to keep up with changes in technology. While HMRC aim for a fully digital system by 2020 so it is essential that bookkeepers […]

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The best time of year to start…

When you speak to the experts on this topic the replies are varied. Some say in January, some say after the school summer holidays. The truth is, it really depends on the industry, the potential clients and with the biggest differentiator being the new business owner themselves. It’s been a successful Q1 for Rosemary Bookkeeping […]

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A Lifestyle checklist for 2016

Whats Holding you back? We’re looking for more Franchise Partners to join our growing network. Why not take the Rosemary Bookkeeping Franchise Partner quiz to see if you’ve got what it takes. Do you want to choose the hours you work? Are you ambitious? Do you want to be your own boss? Do you have […]