How the Hospitality Industry Can Survive the Labor Shortage

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In 2019, average salaries in the US hospitality industry increased at twice the national rate and there were an estimated 1 million open positions. The pandemic, however, has exaggerated the driving forces that have led the country to a massive labor shortage.  The biggest reason for the employee shortage is that many workers have simply […]

Why Having A Digital Checklist is Essential for the Future of All Businesses

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For a company that uses only hard copies of documents, switching to a digital checklist may seem like an uphill battle. However, for businesses that make the transition, digital lists soon become the lifeblood of the company.  Digital lists are the perfect solution for any business or startup that’s looking to improve accuracy, enjoy faster […]

5 Actionable Tips for Improving Customer Satisfaction

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  Prioritizing an increase in customer satisfaction is the first step towards creating an elevated customer experience. Why Customer Satisfaction is Important for the Success of Your Business A recent report from McKinsey found that “70% of the customer’s journey is based on how the customer feels they are being treated”. Improving customer satisfaction levels […]

How to Avoid Health Code Violations and Promote Food Safety in Your Restaurant

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It’s time to prioritize health and food safety so you can prevent health code violations in your restaurant.  It’s been reported that 70% of diners are deterred by health code violations when choosing a restaurant. And since the COVID-19 pandemic began, health inspectors and consumers alike have elevated their standards for food safety.  If you […]

Sticking with the 10%: 3 Growth Strategies for Restaurant Startups

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Restaurant startups will need to reevaluate their priorities for the best chance at survival.  Statistically, 9 out of 10 startups fail. Razor thin margins determine which restaurant startups are elevated as foundational food and service investments. And while restaurants are notoriously behind the tech-curve, finding a balance between industry tradition and industry disruption is key. […]

Labor Shortage Challenges and Actionable Solutions

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An Overview of the Labor Shortage The data is clear: employers are facing labor shortages in the United States. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job openings rose to an unprecedented 9.3 million at the end of April 2021.  As the pandemic continues, we’ve faced more than a year of limited freedom and lost […]