H.R./Legal http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en 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 5 things we gleaned from NRA's 2015 forecast http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/5-things-we-gleaned-nras-2015-forecast <div class="field-deck"> Restaurant operators who can navigate challenging labor issues and circumvent rising food costs should flourish for the foreseeable future. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you can navigate challenging labor issues and circumvent rising food costs, your restaurant should flourish for the foreseeable future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/5-things-we-gleaned-nras-2015-forecast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/5-things-we-gleaned-nras-2015-forecast#comments H.R./Legal Consumer Trends Finance Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:36:00 +0000 39651 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock New law puts California operators in labor bind http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/new-law-puts-california-operators-labor-bind <div class="field-byline"> Jeffrey Horton Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurants in the state are now liable for wage-related problems involving parking valets, security guards and other outside contractors</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/new-law-puts-california-operators-labor-bind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/new-law-puts-california-operators-labor-bind#comments Management Tips H.R./Legal Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:00:00 +0000 39551 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to keep restaurant employee turnover in check http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-keep-restaurant-employee-turnover-check <div class="field-byline"> Loren Burns </div> <div class="field-deck"> Turnover is likely to increase as the economy improves. 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