Blogs http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/19901/more en What business are you in? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/what-business-are-you <div class="node-body blog-body">Restaurant operators might think they're in the business of selling food and drinks, but really, they're in the entertainment business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/rock-your-restaurant">Rock Your Restaurant</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/what-business-are-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/what-business-are-you#comments Blogs How To How To Rock Your Restaurant Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:21:00 +0000 46901 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com It’s 2015. Do you know where your allergies are? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/it-s-2015-do-you-know-where-your-allergies-are <div class="node-body blog-body">Many of you are old enough to remember the famous line: “It’s 10:00 o’clock. Do you know where your kids are?” I can’t believe that it’s 2015 and many (possibly most) of your staff don’t know where their allergies are.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/view-kitchen">View from the Kitchen</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/it-s-2015-do-you-know-where-your-allergies-are" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/it-s-2015-do-you-know-where-your-allergies-are#comments Blogs H.R./Legal View from the Kitchen Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:48:00 +0000 46001 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Some service is a disservice http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/some-service-disservice <div class="node-body blog-body">Improper training results in bad service and costs your servers and your restaurant money.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/rock-your-restaurant">Rock Your Restaurant</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/some-service-disservice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/some-service-disservice#comments Management Tips Blogs How To Rock Your Restaurant Thu, 06 Aug 2015 19:27:00 +0000 45591 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Best servers know how to 'assume the sale' http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/best-servers-know-how-assume-sale <div class="node-body blog-body">Product knowledge is power and when your staff are trained to suggest opportunities that enhance the experience, sales will naturally follow.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/rock-your-restaurant">Rock Your Restaurant</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/best-servers-know-how-assume-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/best-servers-know-how-assume-sale#comments Management Tips Blogs How To Rock Your Restaurant Tue, 21 Jul 2015 16:00:00 +0000 45101 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com How to improve your profitability: More notes from the road http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-improve-your-profitability-more-notes-road <div class="node-body blog-body">Some restaurants do have their acts together. Here are some recent examples.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/view-kitchen">View from the Kitchen</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-improve-your-profitability-more-notes-road" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-improve-your-profitability-more-notes-road#comments Blogs Finance View from the Kitchen Thu, 09 Jul 2015 14:41:00 +0000 44811 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com How to improve your profitability: Notes from the road http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-improve-your-profitability-notes-road <div class="node-body blog-body">Stop looking at just your numbers and look at your establishments from the perspective of a customer</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/view-kitchen">View from the Kitchen</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-improve-your-profitability-notes-road" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-improve-your-profitability-notes-road#comments Blogs View from the Kitchen Mon, 08 Jun 2015 20:05:00 +0000 43771 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Do you check your work email after hours? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/do-you-check-your-work-email-after-hours <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>If you answered &ldquo;yes&rdquo; to the above question, you are not alone. According to a <a href="http://www.gallup.com/businessjournal/175670/employers-ban-email-work-hours.aspx" target="_blank">Gallup poll</a>,</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/foodservice-work">Foodservice @ Work</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/do-you-check-your-work-email-after-hours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/do-you-check-your-work-email-after-hours#comments Management Tips Blogs H.R./Legal Foodservice @ Work Fri, 29 May 2015 14:10:00 +0000 43301 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Train staff to sell, not just serve http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/train-staff-sell-not-just-serve <div class="node-body blog-body">Even the best of restaurant servers with great personalities can still function simply as “order takers” and miss out on opportunities to generate sales. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/rock-your-restaurant">Rock Your Restaurant</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/train-staff-sell-not-just-serve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/train-staff-sell-not-just-serve#comments Management Tips Blogs How To Rock Your Restaurant Wed, 27 May 2015 20:15:00 +0000 43131 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com No feedback is worse than bad feedback http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/no-feedback-worse-bad-feedback <div class="node-body blog-body">Restaurant guests often don't provide valuable negative feedback, but some detective work can unearth problems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/view-kitchen">View from the Kitchen</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/no-feedback-worse-bad-feedback" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/no-feedback-worse-bad-feedback#comments Blogs How To View from the Kitchen Wed, 13 May 2015 13:46:00 +0000 42831 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Focus on these 12 guest contact points http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/focus-these-12-guest-contact-points <div class="node-body blog-body">Service really begins at your front door. Before you even begin training staff to serve and sell, do you regularly see what the guest sees?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/rock-your-restaurant">Rock Your Restaurant</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/focus-these-12-guest-contact-points" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/focus-these-12-guest-contact-points#comments Management Tips Blogs How To How To Rock Your Restaurant Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:30:00 +0000 42311 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com