Update on English Speaking Students Around the World

English is a global language spoken widely around the world with approximately 380 million native speakers and over 700 million who speak it as a foreign language.[i] It is spoken as the mother tongue in the USA, Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, South Africa and many Caribbean countries. Additionally, it is the official language,…...

Investing in English Learning Franchises – 3 Key Things To Consider

Owning a franchise is a simpler way to start a new business. A proven business model, ongoing guidance and support from the franchisor, and a reputable brand name are the primary benefits of owning a franchise. To further smoothen your business journey, here are three key things to keep in mind before investing in an…...

The Launch of New Horizons English in Dusseldorf, Germany

Dusseldorf, Germany. July 13, 2017 – New Horizons English (NHE) celebrated the opening of their new centre in Dusseldorf during the first week of May, 2017. The Dusseldorf centre of NHE is a part of the unique learning experience where students not only learn English, but live it in a vibrant international environment. Qualified teachers,…...

What To Know Before You Become an English Language Franchisee

Becoming an English language franchisee can be a good choice or a bad choice depending upon your interest in teaching, financial and managerial capabilities, the location of the education franchisee, quality of teachers and your life goals. Before becoming a franchisee of an English language institute, it would be wise to ponder over the points…...

Adult English Language Education

Language Education – Learn English the Easy Way How do you learn a language? Most people, if they are learning a language without a tutor, memorize words of the language. Unfortunately, that proves to be insufficient. Words themselves do not make up a language. However, how they are used does. So, how can you learn…...

Pearson Introduces World’s First Global Scale of English

There is estimated to be over one billion learners of English worldwide, and two billion - about a quarter of the world’s population who speak English.[i] As many as 85% of multi-nationals use English in business and 79% of international HR directors consider English proficiency when recruiting.[ii] Even though today English proficiency is measured using…...

Why Open an English Language Business

The English learning market is estimated to be over $50 billion in annual revenue. This figure speaks of how English is the dominant world language from among 7,100 languages spoken around the world.[i] Be it business, travel or work, English is the preferred language of communication. For online communication, it is the top language used…...

5 Things Great Franchises All Have in Common

Five Things You Need to Know Before Owning Your Education Franchise A successful business might not always become a successful franchise. A franchise requires specific professional systems to be in place and can be replicated by franchisees. It needs to cooperate, support and coordinate with its franchisees at different levels. It is the franchisor that…...

Tips for Hiring ESLs for Your Education Franchise

Having an efficient, talented and dependable staff of teachers is essential for the success of any education franchise. That makes recruitment a vital process. Before hiring teachers, a franchise needs to consider the local environment, the cost of hiring, from where to hire, and equally important; how to hire. The following are some tips on…...

Top 6 Things to Know before Owning an Education Franchise

A franchise offers the advantages of a well-known brand name, and the support and training the franchisor provides. Even with this backing, it is important for a franchisee to know the factors that can significantly affect their chances of success. Factors such as demand, location, local laws, and competition can provide challenges that a franchisee…...

Marketing Tools for Your English Language Franchise

Franchisees are responsible for the local marketing of their business whereas the franchisor usually takes care of the national and international marketing efforts. Often, franchisee owners face more difficulty in marketing because they have to be in line with the franchisor’s brand image and guidelines.  Additionally, due to limited marketing ability, many franchise owners depend…...

4 Tips on Setting Up Your English Language Franchise Locally

You have a new English language business franchise, and you want to turn it into a successful company. What do you do to go from zero to 10?  The simple answer is that you go from zero to one, and continue from there. When a language business is in its infancy, it needs to be…...

Seven Most Common Questions about Starting an Education Franchise

All you need to know before owning an education franchise. Successful education franchise owners, before beginning their business, thoroughly review, research and study the implications of owning and running it fully. Owning a business is not only an important decision, but also a long-term activity that impacts your life. To help you to make the…...

English Language Learning via Digital Platforms – Global Revenue Forecast

Digitalization has made English language learning easily accessible and affordable. During 2015, self-paced e-learning segment of English accounted for more than 64% of the total market share.[i] The digital market for English learning is expected to grow further in the near future due to the following reasons: Increased use of mobile services for learning Greater…...

Tips for starting an English Language Training Franchise Business

Why open a Language Training Franchise? Most likely you are reading this post as you have an interest in starting an English language business, thus we welcome you to our website. However, before we discuss the concept of an English language franchise specifically and some of the best practices in doing so, we would like…...

The Need for English Speaking Professionals in Multinational Companies – Part II

This is the second part of the article ‘The increasing need for English speaking professionals in Multinational Companies’. In the first article we spoke about how as more economies in the world are expanding rapidly, the demand for fluency in English grows as well. People who work in multinational companies, and who can speak English,…...

The Increasing Need for English Speaking Professionals in Multinational Companies

English is the international language of commerce. As more economies in the world are opening up for trade, the demand for fluency in English is growing. Multinational companies prefer to hire employees with high English proficiency to meet their global objectives. They conclude that low English proficiency leads to: Loss of clients Misinterpretation Dissatisfied customers…...

Signals of Growth in the English Language Teaching Franchise Business

Why English Language Teaching? English language teaching (ELT) is a huge multi-billion dollar market expected to grow leaps and bounds in the future. As a global language, the demand for learning English is increasing in countries with low English proficiency. These countries include China, Spain, Vietnam, Brazil, Columbia, Turkey, Taiwan, and Ecuador. New Horizons English,…...

English Language Learning Market Analysis Across the World

The Global Market and Revenue According to the U.K. government, the global English Language Teaching (ELT) sector is forecast to grow from US$63.3 billion in 2012 to US$193 billion in 2017. This makes it the fastest growing part of the education sector outside of the emerging edtech sectors. The market for students studying English outside…...

New Horizons: Empowering Women in Bali

At New Horizons, we take our social responsibility incredibly seriously and as a company, we aim to give back to communities across the globe in ways that truly make a difference in the lives of ordinary people. We were proud to assist with a recent charity event in Singapore at which a staggering 20,000 SGD…...

New Horizons Franchise 2015 International Conference

Earlier this month, the New Horizons franchise International conference took place in Orlando, Florida. The conference was a huge success with over 400 center personnel, exhibitors, and corporate staff from around the world converging to learn, share ideas and best practices, and maximize opportunities. The conference consisted of a variety of Breakout Sessions, General Sessions,…...

Success for New Horizons

The New Horizons franchise network has been extremely successful over the past year, and that success looks set to continue. We accepted requests from 16 of our existing franchisees to renew their agreements in the last year alone. These franchise renewals are testament to the fantastic training and support offered by New Horizons and the…...

Global success for New Horizons franchise network

The New Horizons franchise network has been extremely successful over the past year, and that success looks set to continue. We have accepted requests from 16 existing franchisees to renew their agreements in the last year alone. These franchise renewals are testament to the fantastic training and support offered by New Horizons and the ever…...