Management Tips http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/7930/more en How to mine your existing customer base to grow revenue http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-mine-your-existing-customer-base-grow-revenue <div class="node-body blog-body">You should regularly take a step back and lay the groundwork for increasing your revenue</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/how-mine-your-existing-customer-base-grow-revenue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/how-mine-your-existing-customer-base-grow-revenue#comments Blogs Management Tips The Accidental Salesperson Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:52:00 +0000 29241 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Crowdfunding: Kickstarter soars, Feds stall http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-kickstarter-soars-feds-stall <div class="field-byline"> RH Editors </div> <div class="field-deck"> There are plenty of ways to raise money for restaurant startups and expansions, but you can’t use the one that became part of federal law back in 2012 just yet. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There are plenty of ways to raise money for restaurant startups and expansions, but you can’t use the one that became part of federal law back in 2012 just yet. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-kickstarter-soars-feds-stall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-kickstarter-soars-feds-stall#comments Eat Beat Business Management Tips Finance Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:36:00 +0000 29191 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 9 steps toward a healthier workplace http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/9-steps-toward-healthier-workplace <div class="node-body article-body">Millennials want help managing their health; workplace wellness programs can provide support for that.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/9-steps-toward-healthier-workplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/9-steps-toward-healthier-workplace#comments Eat Beat Business H.R./Legal Management Tips Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:22:00 +0000 29171 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Restaurant guests getting tightfisted about tips http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/restaurant-guests-getting-tightfisted-about-tips <div class="field-byline"> RH Editors </div> <div class="field-deck"> As customers trim gratuities, some operators are eyeing new tipping formats. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tipping policies and practices of other segments are coming under scrutiny</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/restaurant-guests-getting-tightfisted-about-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/restaurant-guests-getting-tightfisted-about-tips#comments Eat Beat Consumer Trends Management Tips Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:28:00 +0000 29081 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Why restaurants need a strong brand image http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/why-restaurants-need-strong-brand-image <div class="field-deck"> Restaurants and other small businesses often create a neutral or negative brand perception, one expert says. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurants and other small businesses make a mistake when they fail to create a positive brand perception, one expert says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/why-restaurants-need-strong-brand-image" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/why-restaurants-need-strong-brand-image#comments Eat Beat Business Marketing Management Tips Wed, 12 Mar 2014 16:32:00 +0000 28971 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Philly operator offers food truck test spins http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/philly-operator-offers-food-truck-test-spins <div class="field-byline"> RH Editors </div> <div class="field-deck"> One-night stands by a rotating cast of food truck operators and freelancing chefs provide value and excitement at one Philadelphia bar. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One-night stands by a rotating cast of food truck operators and freelancing chefs provide value and excitement at one Philadelphia bar.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/philly-operator-offers-food-truck-test-spins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/philly-operator-offers-food-truck-test-spins#comments Eat Beat Business Management Tips Food Trucks Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 28661 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 4 ideas to boost patio business http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-ideas-boost-patio-business <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Caldwell </div> <div class="field-deck"> A brutal winter has housebound customers eager to dine outdoors as soon as spring takes hold. Here’s how to make sure your restaurant is ready. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Outdoor dining spaces seem to be universally well-liked at restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-ideas-boost-patio-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-ideas-boost-patio-business#comments Eat Beat How To Management Tips Fri, 21 Feb 2014 13:42:00 +0000 28591 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The patio at e2 Emeril&#39;s Eatery in Charlotte, NC</p> Questions to ask before renovating a restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/questions-ask-renovating-restaurant <div class="field-byline"> by Megan Rowe </div> <div class="field-deck"> Remodeling is an inevitable part of staying competitive. How much is enough? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/questions-ask-renovating-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/questions-ask-renovating-restaurant#comments Eat Beat Industry Experts Management Tips Mon, 30 Dec 2013 18:59:00 +0000 27071 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Instinct trumps standard wisdom at one Florida restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/instinct-trumps-standard-wisdom-one-florida-restaurant <div class="node-body article-body">Riverside Market & Café owners Julian and Lisa Siegel follow their gut on many business decisions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/instinct-trumps-standard-wisdom-one-florida-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/instinct-trumps-standard-wisdom-one-florida-restaurant#comments Eat Beat Management Tips Operations Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:00:00 +0000 26771 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Lisa Siegel, Wil Brawley and Julian Siegel at Riverside Market and Caf&eacute; in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.</p> Robert Irvine likes a good challenge http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/robert-irvine-likes-good-challenge <div class="field-deck"> His latest Food Network show, Restaurant Express, puts nine contestants through a gauntlet of real-world business tests. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">His latest Food Network show, Restaurant Express, puts nine contestants through a gauntlet of challenges.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/robert-irvine-likes-good-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/robert-irvine-likes-good-challenge#comments Eat Beat Business Industry Experts Management Tips Top Chefs Operations Gated Tue, 10 Dec 2013 20:38:00 +0000 26721 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com