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Our Wage Models are Broken

7 Shifts

The institution of tipping and the existence of the sub-minimum wage is heavily rooted in slavery , and has led to decades of underpaying a workforce that is majority black, brown, and female. In other words, tips can legally be split between kitchen and waitstaff. This isn’t an easy conversation to have.

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Top Restaurant Hiring Tips

Modern Restaurant Management

For many, recruiting is a skill they’re not trained on and just one of a hundred tasks occupying their work day. Recruiting and hiring decisions are often made by managers at the store or restaurant level instead of by corporate recruiters. The key to hiring the right people every time at every location is consistency.

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Using Technology to Combat the Labor Shortage

Modern Restaurant Management

In the National Restaurant Association’s report, 75 percent of restaurant operators identified recruiting employees as their top challenge this summer, above all other difficulties experienced in the industry’s recovery. But not all hope is lost.

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Questions in the Minds of Restaurant Job Applicants

Ken Burgin

By proactively addressing these questions during the interview process or in job postings, you can create a more effective recruitment experience. How are tips distributed among front-of-house and kitchen staff? It attracts candidates and sets the stage for a more informed and positive working relationship.

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Hiring with QR Codes

ExactHire - Restaurants

Let’s talk about the area where we, HR Professionals, may need extra support now–recruiting and hiring. Hiring with QR codes–or using them in your recruitment process–can be the catalyst that amplifies your applicant volume. Print Media – Printing flyers for distribution or posting in high-traffic areas?

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Hiring with QR Codes

ExactHire - Restaurants

Let’s talk about the area where we, HR Professionals, may need extra support now–recruiting and hiring. Hiring with QR codes–or using them in your recruitment process–can be the catalyst that amplifies your applicant volume. Print Media – Printing flyers for distribution or posting in high-traffic areas?

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Coffee News Recap, 10 Feb: ICO says coffee prices remained stable during January, Luckin Coffee opened nearly 500 stores last month & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

US Department of Labor finds two more Louisville, Kentucky coffee shops guilty of illegally hoarding workers’ tips. Following a similar case with Heine Brothers last month, the department recovered more than US $188,000 in illegally pooled tips on behalf of 125 employees at both Please & Thank You and Sunergos Coffee.

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