Running Live Music Venues: Age Restrictions

Posted on: November 14, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

Live Music Venue Liabilities > Pros and Cons of Age Restrictions As we discussed in a previous blog, there are various liabilities that these operators face on a regular basis. From insurance requirements to legal standpoints, there are a lot of regulations that need to be followed. While implementing an age restriction within the venue […] Read More

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Running a Live Music Venue: Insurance & Legal Considerations

Posted on: November 7, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

Operating a live music venue can be a lucrative business, but it’s not without its challenges. For one, selling out shows, booking quality talent and marketing the business come to mind. Next, there are the legal considerations of running such a venue, which requires a bit more expertise and knowledge. In this article, we’ll explore […] Read More

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Necessary Insurance Coverages Every Bar Needs

Posted on: October 24, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

Bars, like any other business, need the right insurance portfolio so they can thrive. Without the key policies, the bar is left exposed and on the hook for financial damages from claims they incur. In this post, we’ll explore the fundamental policies that these businesses need to carry in order to complete their Bar Insurance […] Read More

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Franchise Mistakes to Avoid: Not Hiring a Lawyer

Posted on: October 17, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

Franchise Ownership Pitfalls > Why Every Franchise Owner Must Have a Lawyer This series of posts has been dedicated to enlightening novice franchise owners on the crucial mistakes to avoid. First, franchise owners should understand that they are not independent business owners and do not have the freedom to do as they please. Next, a […] Read More

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Key Franchise Mistakes: Assuming Security

Posted on: October 10, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

Franchise Ownership Pitfalls > Low Survivability Rates Buying into a franchise operation has plenty of perks. To start, the business is well-known and established and the groundwork has been done. However, this doesn’t mean that franchisors are guaranteed financial security and success. In this installment in our article series regarding key franchise mistakes, we’ll take […] Read More

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Key Franchise Mistakes to Avoid: The Illusion of Freedom

Posted on: September 26, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

Franchise Ownership Pitfalls > Lack of Freedom In our last post, we discussed some of the pitfalls that new franchise owners encounter. While there’s always room for growth and learning, the misconceptions versus the reality of owning a franchise can be a deal breaker for many. In this article, we’ll explore the pros and cons […] Read More

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3 Key Franchise Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on: September 13, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

Aspiring entrepreneurs who want to own their own business often look to franchise ownership. As a franchise is essentially a branded successful business that needs individual leadership, it’s a great stepping stone to future endeavors. However, the blind spots and potential challenges are enough to deter any potential owner unless research and preparation is done […] Read More

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Nightclubs & Branding: A Critical Relationship

Posted on: September 7, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

As any nightclub owner understands, branding and marketing the spot as something unique is as beneficial as serving quality drinks and creating a lively atmosphere. Being authentic is something that every new business must establish, and the nightclub sector is no exception. In this series of posts, we’ll cover how to create and implement a […] Read More

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The IoT and the Hospitality Industry

Posted on: August 18, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

The Internet of Things, or IoT, coined in 1999 by British technologist Kevin Ashton, refers to the interconnectivity between people and their surroundings. What was once a futuristic concept is now a determining factor in the way we interact with each other and other connected devices. While the majority of the IoT market is held […] Read More

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Bar Owner Liability: Managing Overserved Patrons

Posted on: August 11, 2017 by RMS Hospitality Group

Common Bar Lawsuits > Recognizing Overserved Guests In this final installment of our article series on identifying common bar owner liabilities, we’re going to cover how to identify and manage drunk patrons. As these customers have a tendency to get into accidents and even cause fights, watching for signs of intoxication in your bar can […] Read More

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