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Workforce Optimization: What It Is And How It Affects Your Success

Are you ready to cut costs and increase productivity in your business? Incorporate workforce optimization practices into your workflow....

What’s The Best Way To Track Work Hours For Your Business?

Tracking work hours on a daily basis is largely the responsibility of your employees. For many jobs, the process is simple: clock in at...

Onboarding Checklist: How To Onboard Your Employees The Right Way

Does your onboarding checklist consist of introducing yourself to the new employee, showing them their desk, and then telling them some...

What Is Workforce Management | The Complete Guide

Workforce management once referred to a broad category of business activity — what we now call human resource management (HRM). As bu...

How To Write Your Ideal Restaurant Mission Statement + 15 Inspiring Examples

Whether you run a one-person food cart, a small eatery with fewer than five employees, or a large dining establishment with 50 or more ...

Restaurant Floor Plans: 8 Ideas To Inspire Your Next Location

A good restaurant floor plan can mean the difference between a crowded, chaotic environment and a spacious, relaxing environment. The b...

How To Have A Positive Attitude And Enjoy Work In 8 Easy Steps

As managers, we tend to focus on more tangible or visible aspects of our businesses, like marketing, advertising, inventory, and payrol...

How To Grow Your Small Business: 10 Must-Know Tips

Postmodernist author and cultural icon William S. Burroughs once said, “If you’re not growing, you’re dying.” His words apply t...

10 Types Of Management Styles For Effective Leadership

Leadership skills, like most abilities in life, must be earned through practice and hard work. However, there are many different ways t...

20 People Management Skills Every Manager Needs To Succeed

A big part of being a successful manager is leveraging your experience and technical skills to get the job done. But those two factors ...

12 Free Employee Scheduling Software Tools

This article shares nine free employee scheduling software tools and how they work in the restaurant setting.

How A Rotating Shift Schedule Can Double Productivity

Want to set up a rotating shift for your restaurant? We’ll show you how. We’ll also explore the advantages and disadvantages of thi...

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