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The “True” Meaning of A Hospitality Approach

When I receive exemplary service in a restaurant, it's not only unexpected, but absolutely astounding… I frequently write about my travels around the country. To...
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8 Great Things To Tell Your Staff Today

Given that the restaurant business is a performance, your guest experience is ultimately determined by how you as owner or manager set the stage. I’m...

F.A.C.E.S. Run Your Restaurant!

When I ran high-volume restaurants for 20 years, the acronym F.A.C.E.S. served as our team mantra.  Every day in every restaurant across America, we...
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Are Your Customers Peeved?

When I ran restaurants, I approached service from the customers point of view.  That is at least twice a week, I was a customer...
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Is The Service In Your Restaurant Paramount?

After more than twenty years in the restaurant business, I am really biased about service – because exemplary service built my business. It was a...
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Does Your Restaurant Have “WOW” Factor?

When I was starting my first restaurant so many years ago, I made it clear to my staff that every dish coming out of...
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What Do The Most Beautiful Restaurants Have In Common?

Whether the best restaurant design is overtly ostentatious or decidedly understated may be an irrelevant consideration.
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Restaurant Exit Strategies: Can You Walk Away?

I just returned from an idyllic few weeks on the Island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas where I was thinking about restaurant exit strategies. Several...