Management Tips http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/7930/more en How to ensure a smooth restaurant opening http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/how-ensure-smooth-restaurant-opening <div class="field-byline"> Stephen Loffredo </div> <div class="field-deck"> This article, the first of a three-part series on the challenges of opening a new restaurant, considers the role of the manager in the process. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This article, the first of a three-part series on the challenges of opening a new restaurant, considers the role of the manager in the process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/how-ensure-smooth-restaurant-opening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/how-ensure-smooth-restaurant-opening#comments Management Tips Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:32:00 +0000 45441 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Best servers know how to 'assume the sale' http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/best-servers-know-how-assume-sale <div class="node-body blog-body">Product knowledge is power and when your staff are trained to suggest opportunities that enhance the experience, sales will naturally follow.</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/best-servers-know-how-assume-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/best-servers-know-how-assume-sale#comments Management Tips Blogs How To Rock Your Restaurant Tue, 21 Jul 2015 16:00:00 +0000 45101 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com How to turn 'laborers' into 'talent assets' http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/how-turn-laborers-talent-assets <div class="field-byline"> Anthony Lye </div> <div class="field-deck"> Operators should think in terms of "talent management," not "labor management." </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operators should think in terms of "talent management," not "labor management." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/how-turn-laborers-talent-assets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/how-turn-laborers-talent-assets#comments Management Tips H.R./Legal Mon, 20 Jul 2015 15:41:00 +0000 45091 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Red Lobster 5 ways to protect your business from divorce http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-ways-protect-your-business-divorce <div class="node-body article-body">Many restaurants are family businesses, so a divorce can be especially devastating. Here's how to minimize the damage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-ways-protect-your-business-divorce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-ways-protect-your-business-divorce#comments Management Tips H.R./Legal Wed, 15 Jul 2015 13:45:00 +0000 44781 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 7 best practices to streamline labor scheduling http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/7-best-practices-streamline-labor-scheduling <div class="field-byline"> Robert D’Ambrosia </div> <div class="field-deck"> Making the most of available human resources helps control a major cost of doing business. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Making the most of available human resources helps control a major cost of doing business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/7-best-practices-streamline-labor-scheduling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/7-best-practices-streamline-labor-scheduling#comments Management Tips H.R./Legal Fri, 19 Jun 2015 19:50:00 +0000 44041 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 5 things you need to know about restaurant construction http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/5-things-you-need-know-about-restaurant-construction <div class="node-body article-body">The right construction company will educate you and be by your side throughout the process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/5-things-you-need-know-about-restaurant-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/5-things-you-need-know-about-restaurant-construction#comments Management Tips Owner Interviews Consumer Trends Operations Tue, 02 Jun 2015 16:00:00 +0000 43341 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Bigger bars are a new construction trend, according to Rob Mescolotto, founder and owner of D.C.-based Hospitality Construction Services.</p> Jim Cuddy and Mathew Lynch 3 ways cheaper oil could impact sales of restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/3-ways-cheaper-oil-could-impact-sales-restaurants <div class="field-byline"> Bob House </div> <div class="field-deck"> Thoughts of selling your restaurant? Lower energy costs influence what potential buyers see when they run the numbers on your operation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Exit strategy in place? Lower energy costs influence what potential buyers see when they run the numbers on a restaurant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/3-ways-cheaper-oil-could-impact-sales-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/3-ways-cheaper-oil-could-impact-sales-restaurants#comments Management Tips Finance Tue, 02 Jun 2015 16:00:00 +0000 43491 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Do you check your work email after hours? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/do-you-check-your-work-email-after-hours <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>If you answered &ldquo;yes&rdquo; to the above question, you are not alone. According to a <a href="http://www.gallup.com/businessjournal/175670/employers-ban-email-work-hours.aspx" target="_blank">Gallup poll</a>,</p></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/do-you-check-your-work-email-after-hours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/do-you-check-your-work-email-after-hours#comments Management Tips Blogs H.R./Legal Foodservice @ Work Fri, 29 May 2015 14:10:00 +0000 43301 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Trendinista: Waco incident underscores need for adequate liability coverage http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-waco-incident-underscores-need-adequate-liability-coverage <div class="field-deck"> The recent deadly biker shootout in Texas underscores the need to make sure your restaurant is protected against any even remotely similar event. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The recent deadly biker shootout in Texas underscores the need to make sure your restaurant is protected against any even remotely similar event.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-waco-incident-underscores-need-adequate-liability-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-waco-incident-underscores-need-adequate-liability-coverage#comments Management Tips Trendinista H.R./Legal Fri, 29 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 43181 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>A Twin Peaks restaurant in Dallas</p> Twin Peaks How one restaurant scored by embracing Instagram users http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-one-restaurant-scored-embracing-instagram-users <div class="field-deck"> An operator learns to love, or at least make a little money from, food-selfie fans. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An operator learns to love, or at least make a little money from, food-selfie fans. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-one-restaurant-scored-embracing-instagram-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-one-restaurant-scored-embracing-instagram-users#comments Management Tips Social Media Thu, 28 May 2015 17:21:00 +0000 43191 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Catit/Carmel Winery