There are few more meaningful milestones in a small business’s life cycle than the day a second location opens. It’s a rite of passage for businesses that grow from single locations into franchises, even if it’s just a franchise with two locations. Yet a multi-location business has more than its share of problems, thanks in large part to difficulties coordinating operations between the various branches. Thankfully, technology can make a big difference here, and, with the right tools, most of the problems a multi-location business can expect to see can be readily addressed.