Posted: 07/25/20119:30:34 AM
Remember the old foodservice adage: "Got time to lean, Got time to clean..." If you're a chef, there's also time to be a little more productive with that cell phone.
Posted: 06/09/201112:35:47 PM
A Major Victory for America's Restaurants and their customers in the fight for fair debit-card fees!
Posted: 05/26/201110:08:33 AM
Local restaurant and food service operations continue to face difficulty in filling their entry-level and mid-level kitchen positions.
Posted: 04/28/201110:46:29 AM
When an operations executive or human resources professional looks at your background, one of the critical elements they seek is evidence of a steadily progressive career.
Posted: 04/01/20118:54:34 AM
Posted: 02/23/20118:17:50 AM
Many do. Hiring managers abandon logic, their own job requirements and a host of other conventions because of an emotional feeling about a candidate for employment.
Posted: 02/18/201110:24:34 AM
Patient X is a middle age male, 42 years old, twice divorced, restaurant owner. His baseline diagnosis is exacerbated food service claustrophobia - a common condition wherein the subject feels compelled to open new restaurants.
Posted: 12/23/20103:12:52 PM
Our resident foodservice HR expert Robert Doren clarifies the New York State hospitality wage order set to begin January 1, 2011.
Posted: 11/22/20101:00:47 PM
Is it really possible to get better results in a restaurant by working fewer hours? I have met many food service managers over the years that are frustrated
Posted: 11/18/20104:46:57 PM
It may not be the sexiest subject, but when your grease trap backs up, all hell breaks loose in the kitchen. But do those fancy chemicals really help prevent grease trap back up?
Posted: 10/21/201012:31:47 PM
CONGRATULATIONS! You have just spent two weeks going through the interview process with a great new company and have accepted a fantastic offer from them. Now comes the hard part. You must go back to your current employer and give them notice that you will be leaving their employ
Posted: 10/15/20102:44:10 PM
A new set of recommendations was just released from NYS to simplify and streamline such issues as Server Minimum Wage, Tip Pooling, Overtime, Call In Pay, Uniform Credit and Wage Statement. In short, a total re-writing of the Hospitality Wage Order.
Posted: 10/13/20102:33:14 PM
Taking a salary cut to change careers may seem a very undesirable proposition. It’s similar to climbing a tree only to find the branch you’re navigating is rotten.
Posted: 08/06/201010:06:19 AM
Lots of talk on the operator side on the benefits of GPS marketing. But what about the supply side? Now Big Brother knows where you are, what you are doing, and why you're not out there selling. How? On your cell phone.
Posted: 07/12/20109:56:28 AM
In the first of a two-part series, George Green tackles the hardest part of the restaurant industry: hiring the right people.