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Standard Operating Procedures: What They Are And How To Write Them

Whether you’re starting a new business or trying to improve an existing one, you need your own set of standard operating procedures t...

Employee Availability Forms: How To Use Them + Free Template

If you find that your employees are frequently changing shifts, informing you at the last minute that they can’t work a shift you’v...

How To Calculate Overtime Related To Payroll | The Complete Guide

If you’re confused about how to calculate overtime, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Keeping track of (and manipulating) all the nu...

Clocking In And Out: Best Practices For Your Business

Clocking in and out used to require employees to fill out a paper worksheet or punch in using a manual time clock. Those methods were.....

Seasonal Employees And The ACA: Everything You Need To Know

Do you hire seasonal employees? If so, you may be required by law under the ACA to provide health insurance to some of these workers…

How To Create An Employee Schedule Template

As a manager, does it seem like some parts of your job are never done? You look around and think, “I just did that!” Then…

The Ultimate Guide To Creating A 24-Hour Restaurant Schedule

There is no one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to implementing a 24-hour schedule in your restaurant. What works for one business...

How To Calculate And Control Restaurant Labor Cost

Calculating and controlling restaurant labor costs is essential for the success of your business. If you’re not familiar with the key...

10 Types Of Restaurants: The Complete Guide For Potential Owners

If your dream is to be an owner or manager of a food-service business, understanding the options available to you — the types of rest...

4 Expert Tips For Choosing The Best Payroll Schedule For Your Business

Choosing the right payroll schedule for your team and your business is a daunting task. Paying your employees too often can drain your ...

The Best Way to Calculate Work Hours: A Must-Have Guide

Struggling to keep up with payroll? Let the experts at Sling show you a better way to calculate work hours (hint: a scheduling tool mak...

Menu Engineering: What It Is And How It Can Increase Profits

Sometimes, a relatively minor change can have a major effect on the profitability of your restaurant. Menu engineering is an example of...

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