Opinions http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6589/more en Online training improves on standard shadowing model http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/online-training-improves-standard-shadowing-model <div class="node-body blog-body">Why online restaurant server training makes sense</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/accidental-salesperson">The Accidental Salesperson</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/online-training-improves-standard-shadowing-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/online-training-improves-standard-shadowing-model#comments Blogs Eat Beat Business H.R./Legal The Accidental Salesperson Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:06:00 +0000 36181 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com How restaurants should respond to customer comments http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/how-restaurants-should-respond-customer-comments <div class="node-body article-body">Readers sound off on how to handle a customer complaints</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/how-restaurants-should-respond-customer-comments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/how-restaurants-should-respond-customer-comments#comments Eat Beat Letters Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:23:00 +0000 35851 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Are cell phones slowing restaurant service? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/are-cell-phones-slowing-restaurant-service <div class="node-body article-body">A New York restaurant operator says customers who take photos of their food are slowing service</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/are-cell-phones-slowing-restaurant-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/are-cell-phones-slowing-restaurant-service#comments Eat Beat Business Editor's Space Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:11:00 +0000 35841 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Ordering and receiving: The right way, the wrong way, part 2 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/ordering-and-receiving-right-way-wrong-way-part-2 <div class="node-body blog-body">Tips on more efficient, cost-effective restaurant ordering and receiving.</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/ordering-and-receiving-right-way-wrong-way-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/ordering-and-receiving-right-way-wrong-way-part-2#comments Blogs Eat Beat Business View from the Kitchen Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000 35391 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Three tips for complying with immigration laws http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/three-tips-complying-immigration-laws <div class="node-body blog-body">Why is employment eligibility verification so important?</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/three-tips-complying-immigration-laws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/three-tips-complying-immigration-laws#comments Blogs Eat Beat Business Foodservice @ Work Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:01:00 +0000 35371 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Ordering and receiving: The right way, the wrong way, part 1 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/ordering-and-receiving-right-way-wrong-way-part-1 <div class="node-body blog-body">Purchasing and receiving are essential functions for any restaurant. It pays to pay attention to both. </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/ordering-and-receiving-right-way-wrong-way-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/ordering-and-receiving-right-way-wrong-way-part-1#comments Blogs Eat Beat Business How To View from the Kitchen Wed, 03 Sep 2014 13:51:00 +0000 34861 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Guns in restaurants: A double-barreled dilemma http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/guns-restaurants-double-barreled-dilemma <div class="node-body article-body">Editor-in-chief Michael Sanson asked readers how they feel about allowing guns in their restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/guns-restaurants-double-barreled-dilemma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/guns-restaurants-double-barreled-dilemma#comments Eat Beat Letters Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 34661 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Jordi Delgado/Thinkstock Restaurant operators renew focus on service http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/restaurant-operators-renew-focus-service <div class="node-body article-body">While in Chicago recently, I was blown away by how congenial hostesses, servers and others were in the restaurants I visited</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/restaurant-operators-renew-focus-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/restaurant-operators-renew-focus-service#comments Eat Beat Business Editor's Space Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 34651 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Language, chefs: Why you might want to rethink swearing http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/language-chefs-why-you-might-want-rethink-swearing <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>A selfie recently posted on LinkedIn made its way to my page. It had a headless picture of a woman with this description: &ldquo;Female Line Cooks are Bad A__.&rdquo; I posted the following comment:</p></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/language-chefs-why-you-might-want-rethink-swearing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/language-chefs-why-you-might-want-rethink-swearing#comments Blogs Eat Beat Business View from the Kitchen Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:14:00 +0000 34051 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Readers sound off on customer service at the bar http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/readers-sound-customer-service-bar <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant Hospitality editor-in-chief Michael Sanson asked readers how they would handle customer service at the bar</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/readers-sound-customer-service-bar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/letters/readers-sound-customer-service-bar#comments Letters Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:42:00 +0000 33961 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com