Workplace Tips

Using Tech to Better Your Restaurant

Tech is booming right now in Canada, and restaurants are definitely reaping the benefits. According to Bill Tremblay for Canadian Restaurant News, restaurant owners are taking full advantage of everything tech from management, to training and even marketing. This week, we’re bringing you some apps perfect for your restaurant. Turnstyle Restaurants...

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How to Schedule Restaurant Staff Effectively

Scheduling effectively makes sure your services run smoothly, with fewer issues, and higher sales. Using the right people for the right job means higher sales and happier guests. Here are five simple scheduling tips that will help make sure you’re set up for success every service: 1. Utilize your top...

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Restaurant Scheduling Stats You Didn’t Know

Summer is here, patios are full and it’s a busy time! Here are some stats that will help improve your scheduling practices, based on data collected from over 150,000 restaurants across North America in 2017: Top 3 days of the week employees are most likely not to show up on...

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Restaurant Hiring Mistakes You Could Be Making

Here’s 5 mistakes to avoid while hiring new restaurant staff: 1. Not Having a Clear-Cut Job Description Just saying “You’re a server” and assuming your new employee will have an understanding of their responsibilities is a huge mistake, and can lead to issues in the future. You should spend time drafting...

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Tips For A Successful Restaurant Staff Meeting

Staff meetings can sometimes be a waste of time and inefficient. Here are our tips to make sure your team meetings are successful. 1. Have a set schedule Staff meetings shouldn’t come as a surprise to your team. Give your staff plenty of notice of the time and location, and keep...

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How to Build the Best Restaurant Team

Your restaurant is nothing without a strong and dedicated team. You could have the best decor, cocktail program, and menu, but without a good team to showcase that, it is meaningless. This week we’re bringing you five tips to ensure you have the best restaurant team: 1. Lead By Example As...

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How to Increase Staff Productivity

Making sure your staff are the most productive they can make a big difference to your sales and profits. This week we are bringing you three tips to help make sure your team is operating at peak performance: 1. Track section performance Waiters and waitresses each have their own section. Of...

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