Staffing http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en To engage staff, create sense of ownership http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/engage-staff-create-sense-ownership <div class="field-byline"> Ashish Gambhir </div> <div class="field-deck"> Traditional carrots are no longer sufficient to motivate employees. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Traditional carrots are no longer sufficient to motivate employees.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/engage-staff-create-sense-ownership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/engage-staff-create-sense-ownership#comments Staffing Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:36:00 +0000 57781 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 21 states join lawsuit challenging DOL overtime rules http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/21-states-join-lawsuit-challenging-dol-overtime-rules <div class="field-deck"> Rules going into effect Dec. 1 are expected to substantially boost labor costs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Texas and Nevada lead states in federal court action </div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/21-states-join-lawsuit-challenging-dol-overtime-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/21-states-join-lawsuit-challenging-dol-overtime-rules#comments Staffing Tue, 20 Sep 2016 21:26:00 +0000 57771 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Texas attorney general Ken Paxton says new overtime regulations are illegal because they are set to ratchet up the threshold for eligibility automatically every three years without valid congressional authorization.</p> Gabriella Demczuk/Getty Images How Medicaid can help take a bite out of insurance costs http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/how-medicaid-can-help-take-bite-out-insurance-costs <div class="field-byline"> Benjamin Geyerhahn </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In 32 states, the Medicaid expansion portion of the Affordable Care Act provides a good alternative to private insurance.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/how-medicaid-can-help-take-bite-out-insurance-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/how-medicaid-can-help-take-bite-out-insurance-costs#comments Staffing Fri, 09 Sep 2016 14:52:00 +0000 57551 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to define your restaurant ‘brand’ for job seekers http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/how-define-your-restaurant-brand-job-seekers <div class="field-byline"> James Ringler </div> <div class="field-deck"> In a talent-challenged market, employers with a clearly defined proposition stand out. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a talent-challenged market, employers with a clearly defined proposition stand out.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/how-define-your-restaurant-brand-job-seekers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/staffing/how-define-your-restaurant-brand-job-seekers#comments Staffing Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:30:00 +0000 57321 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>With so much information available online, job seekers are able to shop around before applying for a position.</p> Thinkstock Predictable scheduling movement gaining momentum http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/predictable-scheduling-movement-gaining-momentum <div class="field-deck"> Activists now focus on when restaurant employees have to work as much as on the wages paid to them while working. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Activists now focus on when restaurant employees have to work as much as on the wages paid to them while working. </div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/predictable-scheduling-movement-gaining-momentum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/predictable-scheduling-movement-gaining-momentum#comments Staffing Tue, 02 Aug 2016 14:36:00 +0000 56531 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com grapestock El Pollo Loco franchisee takes on transgender mission http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/el-pollo-loco-franchisee-takes-transgender-mission <div class="field-deck"> California restaurants are urged to promote inclusion. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">California restaurants urged to promote inclusion </div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/el-pollo-loco-franchisee-takes-transgender-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/el-pollo-loco-franchisee-takes-transgender-mission#comments Staffing Mon, 01 Aug 2016 15:33:00 +0000 56451 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com How to optimize job applications for mobile http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-optimize-job-applications-mobile <div class="field-byline"> James Ringler </div> <div class="field-deck"> Restaurants that fail to offer a mobile option are probably missing out on qualified candidates. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurants that fail to offer a mobile option are probably missing out on qualified candidates.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-optimize-job-applications-mobile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-optimize-job-applications-mobile#comments Staffing Mon, 01 Aug 2016 10:14:00 +0000 56431 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Mobile job applications should be simpler to reflect the limitations of mobile interfaces.</p> Thinkstock Why mentoring is crucial to hospitality industry http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/why-mentoring-crucial-hospitality-industry <div class="node-body article-body"><p><em><strong>Zimmern: </strong>Mentorship has played a big part in the restaurant industry. It&rsquo;s best described by a quote from Benjamin Franklin: &ldquo;Tell me and I may forget. Involve me and I might learn.&rdquo; It describes what we do in this industry.</em></p></div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/why-mentoring-crucial-hospitality-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/why-mentoring-crucial-hospitality-industry#comments Staffing Fri, 15 Jul 2016 14:47:00 +0000 55901 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Mentors: (from left) Jonathan Waxman, Marcus Samuelsson, Andrew Zimmern, Christina Tosi and Wylie Dufresne.</p> 7 elements of compelling job postings http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/7-elements-compelling-job-postings <div class="field-byline"> James Ringler </div> <div class="field-deck"> Advertising open positions seems like rolling the dice. Here’s how to improve the odds of finding the right talent. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Advertising open positions seems like rolling the dice. Here’s how to improve the odds of finding the right talent.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/7-elements-compelling-job-postings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/7-elements-compelling-job-postings#comments Management Staffing Sat, 09 Jul 2016 21:53:00 +0000 55691 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>You need to sell job seekers on the advantages of working in your restaurant.</p> Thinkstock Video Pick: Are restaurants still a boys' club? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/video-pick-are-restaurants-still-boys-club <div class="node-body video-body">Acclaimed international restaurant group D&D London asked a panel of female restaurant pros: Is hospitality still a boys' club? </div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/video-pick-are-restaurants-still-boys-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/video-pick-are-restaurants-still-boys-club#comments Back of the House Staffing Video Wed, 06 Jul 2016 17:45:00 +0000 55661 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com