Originally published in Franchise.org, FranchiseBlast recently shared with the community about 8 Tech Tips to Keep Your Franchise Hip.
The pace of change in the franchise space is picking up quickly. While experienced franchisors may dismiss these as passing fads they do so at their own risk as new entrants seize the market opportunity. Here are some keys to taking a forward-thinking view:
Pay Attention – New developments in tech are cropping up all the time. Keeping your staff aware and trained in the benefits of technology will help you adapt quickly.
“Keeping your staff aware and trained in the benefits of technology will help you adapt quickly.”
Embrace Technology – If you’re still not fully engaged with technology, you’re not getting the most out of your staff, or your franchisees.
Challenge Norms – Following trends doesn’t mean following the crowd. Don’t be scared to put your own twist on things. Remember, what works for one franchisor, might not work for you.