H.R./Legal http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en A strong culture strengthens the bottom line http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/strong-culture-strengthens-bottom-line <div class="field-deck"> Restaurants with a strong culture enjoy lower turnover, higher guest satisfaction and other benefits. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurants with a strong culture enjoy lower turnover, higher guest satisfaction and other benefits.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/strong-culture-strengthens-bottom-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/strong-culture-strengthens-bottom-line#comments H.R./Legal Tue, 26 May 2015 19:26:00 +0000 43091 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Trendinista: Overtime rule change would impact many restaurant managers http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/trendinista-overtime-rule-change-would-impact-many-restaurant-managers <div class="field-deck"> Proposed federal regulations would complicate how employers compensate many salaried managerial employees. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant operators will have to rethink how they pay their salaried workers when the U.S. Department of Labor issues new rules that govern overtime pay later this year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/trendinista-overtime-rule-change-would-impact-many-restaurant-managers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/trendinista-overtime-rule-change-would-impact-many-restaurant-managers#comments Trendinista H.R./Legal Fri, 22 May 2015 14:30:00 +0000 43061 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock $15 minimum wage could leave operators sleepless in Seattle http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/15-minimum-wage-could-leave-operators-sleepless-seattle <div class="field-deck"> Mandatory wage hikes could spell more hours for owners and put a damper on sales of restaurant franchises. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurants aren’t just hit with higher labor costs when the minimum wage increases. There’s plenty of collateral damage, too.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/15-minimum-wage-could-leave-operators-sleepless-seattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/15-minimum-wage-could-leave-operators-sleepless-seattle#comments H.R./Legal Wed, 20 May 2015 14:19:00 +0000 43001 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock The case for finding employees via referrals http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/case-finding-employees-referrals <div class="field-byline"> Laura Price </div> <div class="field-deck"> Friends are more motivated to stay put than candidates with no social ties. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Friends are more motivated to stay put than candidates with no social ties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/case-finding-employees-referrals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/case-finding-employees-referrals#comments H.R./Legal Wed, 06 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 42701 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Trendinista: Restaurant staffing reflects shifting demographics http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-restaurant-staffing-reflects-shifting-demographics <div class="field-deck"> Think teenagers are going to fill openings at your restaurant? Think again. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Think teenagers are going to fill openings at your restaurant? Think again.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-restaurant-staffing-reflects-shifting-demographics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-restaurant-staffing-reflects-shifting-demographics#comments Trendinista H.R./Legal Mon, 04 May 2015 15:30:00 +0000 42501 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Developing top talent demands a four-pronged strategy http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/developing-top-talent-demands-four-pronged-strategy <div class="field-byline"> Daniel Johnson </div> <div class="field-deck"> An expanding talent gap will likely hit restaurants hard in the coming years. Here’s a plan to help make the most of the existing pool. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An expanding talent gap will likely hit restaurants hard in the coming years. Here’s a plan to help make the most of the existing pool.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/developing-top-talent-demands-four-pronged-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/developing-top-talent-demands-four-pronged-strategy#comments H.R./Legal Wed, 08 Apr 2015 14:49:00 +0000 41931 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Red Lobster How recent FMLA changes will affect restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-recent-fmla-changes-will-affect-restaurants <div class="field-byline"> John J. Balitis and Kevin M. Green </div> <div class="field-deck"> The Family and Medical Leave Act now covers employees in same-sex marriages. Here’s how to ensure compliance. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Family and Medical Leave Act now covers employees in same-sex marriages. Here’s how to ensure compliance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-recent-fmla-changes-will-affect-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-recent-fmla-changes-will-affect-restaurants#comments H.R./Legal Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:46:00 +0000 41851 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to get an 'A' game from your 'A' team http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-get-game-your-team <div class="node-body blog-body">How to develop front-of-house team members into brand ambassadors. </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/how-get-game-your-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-get-game-your-team#comments Blogs H.R./Legal Rock Your Restaurant Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 41471 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Do self-serve POS devices risk ADA-type lawsuits? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/do-self-serve-pos-devices-risk-ada-type-lawsuits <div class="field-byline"> Michael Chilleen </div> <div class="field-deck"> There are no specific ADA standards—yet—for customer-facing tech gear in restaurants. But operators could still be the target of costly legal actions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There are no specific ADA standards—yet—for customer-facing POS gear in restaurants. But operators could still be the target of costly legal actions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/do-self-serve-pos-devices-risk-ada-type-lawsuits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/do-self-serve-pos-devices-risk-ada-type-lawsuits#comments Management Tips H.R./Legal Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:06:00 +0000 41461 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 10 steps to improve employee retention http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/10-steps-improve-employee-retention <div class="field-byline"> Loren Burns </div> <div class="field-deck"> Simple changes can help create a more loyal workforce. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Simple changes can help create a more loyal workforce.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/10-steps-improve-employee-retention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/10-steps-improve-employee-retention#comments H.R./Legal Tue, 10 Mar 2015 21:10:00 +0000 41181 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock