How You Can Help Small Businesses Impacted by Covid-10

In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, small business owner Brittany Franey can be found standing in her driveway passing out food orders to the neighbors in her community. They, along with the rest of the world, have been quarantining in their homes for the last several weeks. Brittney and her husband, Craig, are part…

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The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Restaurant Financing

Running a restaurant can be hectic—and when it comes to maintaining positive cash flow, you might be feeling the heat. Business funding may be the answer to keeping things running smoothly. In this guide, we’ll explain: How you can put financing to use for your restaurant. Factors to consider when weighing your restaurant loan choices.…

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Restaurant Timekeeping, Scheduling, and Payroll

Running a restaurant sometimes feels like your hair is constantly aflame. Shift to shift, week to week, serving your customers takes hard work that often goes unseen (and maybe a little unappreciated, too). You don’t have a lot of time to make mistakes, especially when it comes to back-office tasks. Having smart tools that enhance…

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Restaurant Industry Trends: What to Adopt and What to Not

Establishing and running a restaurant in the 21st century is not what it used to be. Even in the last decade, the industry has undergone tremendous change. Restaurant owners must be ready to adapt as their customers become increasingly knowledgeable, dine out more frequently and expect higher standards and a faster service. With a growing…

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Top 5 Tips for New Restaurant Owners

Opening a new restaurant can be a challenge. There are so many things to consider, from hiring staff to writing a business plan. Check out some of the areas that the restaurant owner should focus on before opening their doors. Don’t Assume Your Business Will Boom Overnight Your patrons aren’t going to flock to your…

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Top 5 Tips for New Restaurant Owners

Opening a new restaurant can be a challenge. There are so many things to consider, from hiring staff to writing a business plan. Check out some of the areas that the restaurant owner should focus on before opening their doors. Don’t Assume Your Business Will Boom Overnight Your patrons aren’t going to flock to your…

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7 Easy Ways to Attract New Customers to Your Restaurant

As a restaurant owner, you have to be on the ball. The restaurant industry is extremely competitive, only an individual who is creative, proactive and innovative can keep a restaurant running. It goes beyond just having a great menu or keeping your prices down. You have to think out of the box, try unusual things,…

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4 Building Blocks to a Successful Restaurant Startup

The restaurant business is fiercely competitive and without the proper course of action, your new restaurant could easily become just be another statistic. Some people have a rather naive idea of the restaurant business and still have a “build it and they’ll come” mentality. But times have changed and restaurants that succeed these days have…

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How to Perfect Your Restaurant New Hire Checklist

There’s new hire onboarding, and then there’s new hire onboarding for restaurants. Restaurant employees are a breed of their own, and they turn over at a higher rate than employees in other industries. According to the National Restaurant Association (NRA): The hospitality turnover rate in 2016 was more than 70%for the second year in a row. The hospitality industry…

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