Play Restaurant Safety Bingo

Play Restaurant Safety Bingo

Safety is a primary concern of any restaurant operation and not only because of the escalating costs of worker’s compensation claims. When an employee gets hurt on the job, the entire staff suffers. So does the service provided to your guests. Restaurant safety...
How to Shave 20 Hours off Your Workweek

How to Shave 20 Hours off Your Workweek

As a restaurant manager, nothing about this line of work takes you by surprise. Nothing, that is, except the fact that even now, as the manager running the show, you still put in 65- to 70-hour workweeks. You can blame the demands of “hands-on” restaurant management,...
10 Ways to Write a Restaurant Strategic Plan

10 Ways to Write a Restaurant Strategic Plan

Need direction to develop a restaurant strategic plan? Give it a good SWOT. What we mean is, take the time to document your operation’s Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats. A SWOT analysis is the basis of your strategic plan. Here are some tips to make...