What’s Your Communication Style?

What’s Your Communication Style?

If you’ve worked in restaurants for any time at all, you know that the only predictable thing about this business is its unpredictability. Effective restaurant managers quickly learn to roll with the punches and handle unexpected circumstances. That type of...
Be Ready to Weather the Storm

Be Ready to Weather the Storm

Warmer weather, blooming flowers, increased guest traffic… what’s not to love about spring? The only downside to spring, it might seem, is the increased threat of severe weather. Weather events such as tornadoes and severe thunderstorms threaten not only...
5 Mistakes Restaurant Managers Make

5 Mistakes Restaurant Managers Make

Success in the restaurant business isn’t just about doing things right. It’s also about avoiding mistakes that, over time, mushroom into issues that can literally shut your doors. Check out these common mistakes restaurant managers make, and learn how to avoid them....
Don’t Just Train, Manage Learning

Don’t Just Train, Manage Learning

Everyone has the capacity to learn new tasks and master new skills. How your staff members move from point A to point B on a the learning scale, though, is not so straightforward. People learn in different ways, and therefore you must train in different ways.  Whether...