H.R./Legal http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en 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 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 How to dodge legal land mines in personnel files http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-dodge-legal-land-mines-personnel-files <div class="field-byline"> Sherry Downer </div> <div class="field-deck"> When it comes to employee records, know which documents to keep, and where. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to employee records, know which documents you should keep, and where.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-dodge-legal-land-mines-personnel-files" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-dodge-legal-land-mines-personnel-files#comments H.R./Legal Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:41:00 +0000 40741 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock At Ford Fry's restaurants, the learning never ends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/ford-frys-restaurants-learning-never-ends <div class="field-deck"> Career development offers a compelling way to keep good workers from straying at one restaurant company. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At Ford Fry's Atlanta restaurants, an in-house “university” is developing employees and keeping a lid on turnover.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/ford-frys-restaurants-learning-never-ends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/ford-frys-restaurants-learning-never-ends#comments Owner Interviews H.R./Legal Featured Operators Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:07:00 +0000 40591 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Staff experts share their expertise with coworkers at Ford Fry&#39;s restaurants.</p> 10 steps to avoid employee lawsuits http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/10-steps-avoid-employee-lawsuits <div class="field-byline"> Hans Nilges </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One way to reduce the likelihood of a lawsuit is adopting a proactive approach.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/10-steps-avoid-employee-lawsuits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/10-steps-avoid-employee-lawsuits#comments H.R./Legal How To Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:03:00 +0000 40511 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Trendinista: Taking a stand on employee tattoos and piercings http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-taking-stand-employee-tattoos-and-piercings <div class="field-deck"> When it comes to body modifications, how much is too much? The answer might surprise you. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to employee body modifications, how much is too much? Generally it’s the owner’s call.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-taking-stand-employee-tattoos-and-piercings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-taking-stand-employee-tattoos-and-piercings#comments Trendinista H.R./Legal Mon, 09 Feb 2015 15:31:00 +0000 40051 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Dos and don’ts of employee disciplinary action http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/dos-and-don-ts-employee-disciplinary-action <div class="node-body blog-body">These recommendations can help restaurants avoid potential lawsuits</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/dos-and-don-ts-employee-disciplinary-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/dos-and-don-ts-employee-disciplinary-action#comments Blogs Eat Beat H.R./Legal Foodservice @ Work Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:00:00 +0000 39661 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com