Working with an Attorney to Franchise a Business

The other day we got a call from a business owner who wanted to franchise a business and like everyone who calls us he was seeking some answers.  However this call was different.  He called us because he liked that “we do everything under one roof.” In talking with this business owner further he revealed…

Franchising and Opening Locations Simultaneously

Open More Locations OR Franchise, Which Is It? As you know, franchising has been a catalyst of growth for businesses for many decades now. One of the obvious reasons why a business goes the route of franchising boils down to resources. By resources we are referring to money and talent. Let’s face it, franchising is…

Is Franchising My Business Really Worth It?

If you’re like many business owners, you work hard every day to keep your business growing, to ensure that your clients and/or customers are happy and to motivate your employees (if you have them). By the end of the day, you feel really good about what you have accomplished, yet you are still longing for…

What is My Role as a Franchisor?

“Congrats! You Are Now Franchising Nationwide!” Once you hear these words, your journey as a franchisor officially begins. You are now in position to be at the “helm of a fleet of ships”, so you need to understand what is expected of you in this new role as a franchisor.  As a franchisor, your role…

What to Look for in a Franchise Development Company

During the many years we have been franchising businesses we have witnessed some really crazy things in the franchise industry.  WARNING: Be super careful who you talk to about franchising your business. There are many things to look for in a franchise development company when you are thinking about franchising your business and we want to give you…

Writing My Franchise Operations Manual

So you’ve finally decided to franchise your business and you’re ready to pull the trigger. Your research has identified some things that you will need in order to complete the franchise process. One such thing is…the franchise operations manual. As you have been researching how to franchise your business, you may have spoken with several companies that you…