Larkin Hoffman Resources

An inside look at our thoughts on franchising

Franchising – Standing the Test of Time

Franchising has now been going strong for more than 50 years. Why does it work?

Chuck Modell February 12th, 2019

Be Careful Licensing Your Business – You May Be Granting a Franchise

There are 3 elements to a franchise, and if a business relationship has all 3 elements, it is a franchise.

Chuck Modell January 29th, 2019

Giving Up Control Without Losing Control

Franchisors will need to give up day-to-day control to franchisees, but they can do so without losing control.

Sawan Patel January 15th, 2019

The New “Franchise 500®” is Out – Valuable Information for Franchisors and Franchisees

Chuck Modell January 8th, 2019

The 5 Characteristics of a Highly Successful Franchisee

While the right franchisee varies, we have identified 5 characteristics of successful franchisees.

Joe Fittante January 2nd, 2019

Rule No. 1 – Choose Carefully

Franchising requires franchisors make critical decisions at various junctures. Make sure you choose wisely.

Chuck Modell December 4th, 2018

Be Sure You Know What is in Your Franchise Agreements – and Have Them Reviewed Regularly

Do you know what’s in your Franchise Agreement?

Chuck Modell November 19th, 2018

Thinking of Expanding your Business? Register your Trademark

Picking the right name—and protecting it—is one of the first and most important steps to franchising.

Sawan Patel November 9th, 2018

New Franchise Offerings Continue to Expand

The number and types of franchise offerings have grown significantly over the last few decades.

Chuck Modell October 9th, 2018