As a business owner, how easy is it for you to access your company information? Are you among the many who are still managing their data from numerous spreadsheets scattered across your organization? Businesses in all industries constantly struggle to keep their data organized and easily accessible. Don’t let your organization fall into that trap. Educate yourself on software solutions that can help.
September 27, 2016
The 2016 FLDC (Franchise Leadership & Development Conference) is quickly approaching, and Naranga could not be more ready!
FLDC is an exclusive conference event specifically designed for presidents, CEOs and franchise sales and development executives, and is being held at the InterContinental Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta this Wednesday through Friday. Naranga has attended in previous years and has found this conference to be a truly exciting and educational experience. There are ample opportunities for hands-on learning in addition to great networking sessions throughout the event.
September 21, 2016
Sammy Aldeeb is the CEO and founder of Urban Bricks Pizza Company. The emerging franchise, (and Naranga customer), has four locations, with 15 in development, including Texas, Miami and Toronto. As this brand continues to grow domestically and internationally, Aldeeb shares his first-hand insights regarding challenges, concerns, improved efficiencies, technology, sales and more within the franchise industry.
September 14, 2016
Recent studies have shown that communication is today’s most important skill - something we already believed even without seeing data to support it. Effective communication shapes all essential relationships. To grow a business, it’s not enough to come up with a great strategy; you also need to work hard to communicate it clearly.
September 07, 2016
The Franchise Benchmark Report aggregates data from hundreds of brands to provide reports highlighting key industry trends. It includes information that helps franchisors maintain a competitive edge in finding, qualifying, and signing new franchisees.
The Franchise Benchmark report provides useful insights, such as:
- Top 20 Franchise Portals to find potential prospects
- Top 10 Franchise Portals focusing on high liquidity prospects
- Most popular states for franchise expansion
- Top 10 cities to focus on franchise growth
August 31, 2016
As your business grows, you’ll encounter challenges that weren’t on your radar before. How you respond to them will create the foundation for ongoing change and growth as you continue to expand your brand. The decisions you make in the early stages of your franchise are critical to its future.
August 24, 2016
Running your business is already full of tough decisions – hiring the right employees, choosing the best vendors, finding the prime location and much more.
It’s even more challenging to run a franchise organization without proper franchise operations software in place. The goal of a franchise operations software solution is to balance integrity across the organization, acting as one source of truth to manage the needs and growth of your brand. One decision that should not be difficult to make is choosing the best solution to seamlessly manage your business.
August 17, 2016
Your brand is growing and so are your franchise locations. That’s great news.
At the same time, your operations are getting a little disjointed and disorganized. That’s not so great, especially when franchises thrive on quality and consistency.
But more locations and operations often cause growing pains. The question is, how are you managing them? With Excel spreadsheets and other homegrown solutions? Here are five signs that you’re getting large enough to consider moving to a central platform that gives you a 360-degree view of your business.
May 04, 2016
Atlanta, April 20, 2016 - Naranga Provides a Nebraska-Based Client with Franchise Operations Management Software Tools to Efficiently Manage Growth and Development
Sam & Louie’s, the Italian restaurant and pizzeria franchise based out of Omaha, Nebraska, continues to quickly grow its brand. As it has expanded out of Nebraska into numerous surrounding states, it has been imperative for Sam & Louie’s to find the right franchise operations management software to efficiently and effectively manage their business needs. Looking to streamline their operations, they have been able to benefit from Naranga’s eMaximation solution. eMaximation has been able to thoroughly support its communications structure, provide a housing area for all franchise opportunity applications and franchise disclosure documents (FDD), all in an easy accessible and manageable platform.
April 05, 2016
1. Define your brand and set guidelines.
As a franchisee enters a new franchise system, educating them on the brand, brand standards and voice is extremely important. From development to opening and beyond, the franchisee is responsible for how customers perceive the brand on a local level, including customer service, cleanliness and overall brand appeal. By establishing brand requirements up front, it helps the franchisee to be accountable for delivering on those brand values.