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Confronting Food Industry Conditions During COVID-19

The damaging impact of COVID-19 upon the food industry is here and the aftermath may be a long road of corrections. There could be an upside with the replenishment of fish in our seas and better air quality, but joblessness and business closures are far from a good story. We will also have to expect wasted […]

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Are You Managing F&B Effectively During COVID-19?

Are You Managing Effectively During COVID-19? If you are a manager of a private club, restaurant, or other foodservice business, you may be wondering what you can do right now, or how you should proceed with your business during COVID-19. This is an unprecedented occurrence; however with thoughtful planning you can nurture a more productive […]

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A healthy breakfast with fruits and bread with a spread on it.

10 F&B Trends and the Next Big Bang for the Buck

Originally published at HOTEL ONLINE on Feb. 2018. Published here with updates and permission from author. Food and beverage has witnessed health growth over the past couple of years and with this trend there have been some significant shake-ups. The sector has moved increasingly from imitation to innovation. New technology is driving products such as […]

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A bartender after he was fired.

Successful Bar Operations – Lessons Learned the Hard Way

A story about firing a bartender who was great for profits, but not at following policies. Back in the day, when I was a first time Restaurant & Lounge Manager, fresh faced and full of support for the “corporate way” despite real world realities, I learned a lesson about bartender policies vs. practical sense. My […]

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Transformational Leadership in the Restaurant Industry

Transformational Leadership in the Restaurant Industry

In looking at all the factors affecting the business, a strong case can be made that highly effective leadership is the primary determiner of restaurant success.  This article proposes a path of transformational leadership for restaurant entrepreneurs to adopt as a way to maximize their chance for success.

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restaurant and hotel safety: preventing and managing accidents and inury

 Restaurant and Hotel Safety: Preventing and Managing Accidents and Incidents

When it comes to restaurant and hotel safety, hospitality owners must be proactive in addressing the threats to their business. In terms of preventing and managing accidents and incidents, this means developing and implementing a system of safeguards that minimize exposure. This article will focus on accidents and incidents due to slips and falls, cuts and burns and foreign objects found in food.

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