Patio Dining: Prep to Please

Patio Dining: Prep to Please

As soon as the temperature gets above 60, you’ll have customers lined up to enjoy eating and drinking in the fresh air on your patio. If you have an patio dining area, or if you’re considering one, use this checklist to make sure you’re prepared:How are your flowers,...
Close-to-Open Restaurant Management

Close-to-Open Restaurant Management

It’s happened to everyone in restaurant management. You arrive 10 minutes early, walk into the restaurant and immediately, without so much as lifting a pencil, find yourself already an hour or two behind because of the lousy close during the previous shift....
Employee Feedback – Are You Doing It Right?

Employee Feedback – Are You Doing It Right?

Guess what? Your employees can’t read your mind. The only way for them to know for sure what you want them to do (and what you don’t want them to do) is for you to tell them. When you do it right, delivering employee feedback has many benefits. Teamwork improves, you...