Digital Transformation Leading to Ghost Restaurants

Small Business Labs

Ghost restaurants are delivery only, online restaurants that skip storefronts and deliver food straight to the customer. Think Amazon for restaurants. Ghosts are much cheaper to operate than traditional restaurants.

Negative Restaurant Reviews: Best Ways to Respond

Small Business CEO

A common misconception among many local restaurant owners is that it’s best to take the high road and ignore negative reviews. … Management negative reviews online reviews restaurant reviews

60 Words for Types of Restaurants

Daily Writing Tips

This post lists dozens of words, many adopted from foreign languages that describe a specific type of restaurant. Restaurant itself stems from a Latin verb meaning “restore.”). beanery: slang for an informal restaurant. café (French, “coffee”): a small, informal restaurant.

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5 Accounting Tips for New Restaurant Owners

Small Business CEO

One thing’s for sure: you’re getting into the restaurant business because you love it. For many people just like you, opening a restaurant the ultimate dream — combining a love of food, hospitality, people and entrepreneurship.

Small Business Advice: Keeping Your Restaurant or Cafe Competitive

Small Business CEO

But particularly when it comes to trying to start up a restaurant or café, there is even more competition that you have to work against. … Management business advice restaurant businessWhenever anyone tries to start a small business, it’s an uphill battle.

2018 63

How to Buy a Franchise Restaurant

Small Business CEO

The restaurant industry has attracted entrepreneurs from all walks of life to try their hand at restaurant management and ownership. Research shows that one in every three restaurants closes its doors for good within the first three years of business.

Go Green at the Restaurant

Eco-Office Gals

As a local restaurant owner, you’ve got a lot on your plate (pun intended). Of course, with all the hustle and bustle that comes with restaurant ownership, it’s easy to glance over your establishment’s environmental footprint. People love your restaurant for what it is.

Tips In Choosing A Restaurant For A Romantic Date

Dumb Little Man

Are you needing tips in choosing a restaurant for a date ? You invite your partner to meet you at a hot new restaurant in town for a romantic date after work. You shell out $50 to park the car and then sprint to the restaurant which is 2 km away — uphill.

Four Ways to Increase Your Chances of Success with Your Restaurant

Small Business CEO

Opening a restaurant can be a great experience and lucrative as well, but like any other business, there is risk involved. If you are contemplating starting a restaurant, there are a great many things you can do to improve your chances of success.

Don’t Eat That! 10 of the Worst Restaurant Meals

Dumb Little Man

In these lean economic times, many of us have cut back on eating out, and when we do treat ourselves to a meal in a restaurant, it’s likely to be in one of the “casual dining” chains.

How to Pick the Best Wine at a Restaurant (Without Overpaying)

Dumb Little Man

The post How to Pick the Best Wine at a Restaurant (Without Overpaying) appeared first on Dumb Little Man. We’ve all been there… You engage in a few minutes of small talk with the rest of the table. A couple of bread baskets later, it’s time to get this party started.

Columbus Recommended Restaurant for Business Travelers

Office Dynamics

Just a few steps from the new Hilton is Downtown Columbus is a fantastic little restaurant, Martini Modern Italian. Relaxing, warm ambiance with excellent service and delectable foods.

Something to Add to Restaurant Training Manuals

Business Writing

Standing in line at a famous fast-food restaurant the other day, I overheard the person in front of me asking the counter clerk for advice. She wanted to know which was the best salad. The first clerk said she had.

Restaurant Reservations - Find An Open Table Online!

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Restaurant Reservations - Find An Open Table Online! By The Professional Assistant on Monday, September 22, 2008 Filed Under: Organize , Productivity A re you asked to make reservations for your manager(s) at particular restaurants? T here is a great site called OpenTable.com , which allows you to book reservations online with particular restaurants all over the world.

Crying Baby – Fancy Restaurant – Piece of Pie

Make or Break Moments

Now here is a dilema for you to chew on. Friends of mine just went out for a fancy dinner. They don’t normally go out, married over 30 years, both busy in their careers, they are lucky if they have … Continue reading → Customer Moments Resolving Conflict

Crying Baby – Fancy Restaurant – Piece of Pie

Make or Break Moments

Now here is a dilema for you to chew on. Friends of mine just went out for a fancy dinner. They don’t normally go out, married over 30 years, both busy in their careers, they are lucky if they have time for a quick spin through the local drive through. But last weekend they decided [.]. Customer Moments Resolving Conflict

Phoenix views from restaurant last night (day 1) – #IVAA10

Andrea Kalli

The views from our restaurant were spectacular. Phoenix views from restaurant last night (day 1) – #IVAA10 Rating 3.00

Qualities of a Great Restaurant CEO And Why This Industry Is Different

Small Business CEO

However, being a restaurant CEO is a little more specific than other executive management positions in other companies. Being a great restaurant CEO takes specific skills along with dedication. Top 5 Qualities Needed in a Restaurant CEO. Are you a restaurant CEO?

Boost Your Business with a Bespoke Veranda

The Small Business Blog

Guest Blog canopies carports restaurants veranda verandas As summer draws to a close, many businesses are tightening their belts in anticipation of lower profits this autumn.

2014 139

What Is the Best Flooring Option for Your Commercial Kitchen?

The Small Business Blog

Guest Blog commercial kitchens flooring restaurants The flooring in a commercial kitchen needs to withstand far more punishment than in a domestic setting.

2014 136

Afternoon tea at The Crosby Street Hotel

Practically Perfect PA

Practically Perfect PA eats admin administrators Afternoon Tea assistants business travel EA Executive Assistant Hotel Office manager PA Personal Assistant Restaurant Virtual Assistant

2014 169

Brasserie Jo, Boston

Practically Perfect PA

Luckily my hotel, The Colonnade, probably noticing all of the left over Subway wrappers invited me to sample the menu at their in-house restaurant, Brasserie Jo. for the first time, in a French restaurant in Boston. The atmosphere in the restaurant was pretty relaxed.

2014 133

Innovative Ways to Be Greener in Any Industry

Eco-Office Gals

Business owners, whether they are part of the restaurant, hospitality or retail industries, are always looking for ways to save money, especially during tough economic times. Restaurants: Organic Growing, Composting to Follow.

2014 130

Linchpin Meet Ups Connect the Globe in One Evening

Make or Break Moments

2010 130

Marcelita's – The Reunion Band and Readers

Make or Break Moments

2010 100

Can knowing which fork to use help you in your career?

Laughing all the Way to Work

Here are some etiquette articles I found on how to pass the salt and pepper , is it OK to ask for a doggy bag at a business lunch, how to entertain guests at a restaurant and even something on dining posture while eating. Tags: restaurant etiquette sharing the table with co-workers professional assistant what do I do first? Do people pay attention to our table etiquette when we are entertaining a client, having a lunch interview or when we are at a work function?

2008 100

How to Unintentionally Diminish Others

Business Writing

She arrived at the restaurant first, and the server asked, “Just one?” The other day I met my friend Barb for lunch. Barb often eats out alone, and she frowns when she hears that question. This time she replied, “Here. Courteous Writing Etiquette Positive Language

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Service Untitled» Blog Archive » Good service valued over good food?

Service Untitled

and Canadian consumers about the value of good service over the quality of food they are given at restaurants. A 55% majority of Americans think restaurant service is getting worse, while 32% think service is improving.

2010 52

Duluth's Booming Artisan Economy

Small Business Labs

The area is undergoing a healthy revival with niche retail stores, unique restaurants, and longtime anchor businesses that feed the economic pipeline and build a stronger neighborhood.   The also have a growing number of farm to table restaurants.

2018 225

Service Untitled» Blog Archive » Panera Bread 2010 “25 Customer.

Service Untitled

Panera kept employee hours steady when other restaurants were cutting hours. When the general restaurant traffic has decreased nationally by 4%; Panera boasts that their business has increased by 2%. Service Untitled The blog about customer service and the customer service experience.

2010 52

Service Untitled» Blog Archive » Customer loyalty built on company.

Service Untitled

Service Untitled The blog about customer service and the customer service experience.

2010 52

You're Always Being Watched

On The Job

In that hot dog line that day was the owner of a local restaurant. Three years later, the boy -- now 16 -- showed up at the restaurant. "Do the boy said to the restaurant owner.

2018 130

Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill, Glasgow

Practically Perfect PA

There’s no finer pleasure than visiting a restaurant during its opening week. It’s never the hustle and bustle of TV restaurant opening night; it’s only on the fantasy Ramsey’s Kitchen Nightmares that you would launch or relaunch a restaurant and decide to pack the place.

2014 133

Don't Chip Away at Your Credibility

Business Writing

The other day I had lunch with an old friend at a restaurant. We both ordered tea, and our tea came in ceramic teapots. My friend''s teapot had a noticeable chip on its lid. She commented to me, "They should. Grammar and Usage Proofreading Teaching Business Writing

2014 146

Food Truck Nation

Small Business Labs

We think the key quote from the report is: “You can create your restaurant on wheels for $50,000 to $60,000. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's study Food Truck Nation includes a "food truck index" that shows which cities are the most food truck friendly. The index covers 20 U.S.

2018 153

Hutong, The Shard, London

Practically Perfect PA

Nevertheless, I had been hearing from ex-colleagues and friends that the new restaurants in the upper levels of the Shard with their interesting cuisine and spectacular views were worth a visit. David Yeo’s huge restaurant offers contemporary Northern Chinese cuisine.

2014 190

The Interview: Why Wasn’t I Chosen

Job Advice Blog

For instance, isn’t it interesting that when a group of people dine together in a restaurant, some of them make their menu decisions within a few seconds, [.]. From the interviewer’s vantage point, the selection process is about availability and choices.

Three Ingredients for a Successful Commercial Kitchen

The Small Business Blog

For any restaurant, catering company or commercial food outlet, the kitchen is the heart of the operation. Running it effectively and efficiently is vital, and mismanagement can be very costly.

2014 144

How to be Green When Dining Out

Eco-Office Gals

Well, with these tips it is easy to enjoy a meal at a restaurant while saving the planet at the same time. Carefully choose a restaurant. Check online to see if you have any certified green restaurants in your neighborhood. Restaurants using their own local ingredients.

2011 138

Virtual Reality Hype Hits New Highs

Small Business Labs

  But my favorite example comes from Samsung's article Using Samsung Gear VR to Revolutionize the Restaurant Experience  and illustrated in their picture below. I know I can't wait to wear a VR headset at my favorite restaurant

2016 135