Signal 88’s proprietary systems have been developed over the past 13 plus years. As a Signal 88 franchisee, you are able to draw on the experience of not only your franchise operations specialist, but also the large network of other Signal 88 franchisees to help you meet your personal and professional goals. Our franchisees come from all facets of life including the military; border protection agency; federal police; law enforcement agents; police advisors; diplomatic security contractors; private investigators; maritime security personal; entrepreneurs etc. Additionally, you have support of the specialists, who know the security industry, in the following areas: marketing, sales, technology and public relations. When you buy into our system, you join a family that is truly dedicated to helping you achieve your goals in life.
Signal 88 offers our franchisees national branding that will help you rise above your competition at the local level so you can attract more customers who are focused on value and not price. Apartment complexes; Campus security; hotels; private events; sporting events; hospitals; airports; and even armed security are all marked with our Signal 88 brand.
We are one of the fastest growing and largest security franchise systems in the world. Studies and surveys prove franchise businesses have a much higher success rate than independent businesses. Almost 80 percent of the independent businesses that start today will be out of business within the next 5 years.
Business owners wear most, if not all of the hats in their business and they end up working 24 hours a day trying to grow their business. This takes away from quality family time, one of the reasons why they decided to start their own business. Our proprietary software integrates the security franchise business systems into a streamlined package, from quoting to financial statements, to improve your efficiency and effectiveness. As an owner, you have real-time access to the key performance measures of your business and can compare them to system-wide benchmarks. We work with owners to implement systems so they can work on the business and not in the business.
For a business to grow it is essential to have the systems in place to recruit, hire, train, compensate and retain employees. Signal 88’s training systems can help you develop your employee base and help them achieve their personal and professional goals, ultimately freeing up your time to work on the roving security business.
Signal 88 helps successful business owners attract more of the best residential and commercial customers . Our proprietary software program will keep your customers close by providing them what they want: 24/7 national service, monthly quality control reports, and much more. Our marketing team supports your needs in areas such as advertising, social media, promotional material, strategic account development, and statistical tracking.
Today business is changing and moving so rapidly that it is imperative business owners’ stay ahead of the curve with ongoing training. Training for you and your employees are done throughout the year at our national training center in Omaha, Nebraska, at your location, through online webinars, at regional meetings and at our annual reunion. Together with your operation manager, you will develop and implement a strategic approach to learning the newest technologies in security.
Because of our size, we have been able to negotiate great discounts on nearly everything you need to run your business including equipment, vehicles, insurance, supplies, marketing materials and much, much more.
Signal 88 will help you develop a business plan and help implement the necessary systems to ensure a successful transition when you’re ready. It’s unfortunate, but most small independent business owners are unable to sell their business for a profit. All the years of blood, sweat, and tears that you poured into developing your business doesn’t matter if you can’t sell it for a significant profit. Let Signal 88 help you sell your business when you are ready to retire.