RESTAURANTS WORKSHOPS

Food Business

That’s why there is value in workshops. I think there are two basic types: occasional workshops to improve hospitality, and an ongoing educational series of workshops that are staff led. When I work with clients I facilitate the workshop , knowing the intention is shared.

Developing and Promoting Online Events – my podcast interview with facilitation legend Leanne Hughes

Ken Burgin

I’ve known Leanne Hughes for almost a year, and her great work as a workshop designer and presenter has been a constant source of inspiration – from her First Time Facilitator Podcast , her Facebook Group and several in-depth workshops. It was an honour to have a conversation with her for the podcast, and talk about how I’ve built my workshop experience and developed digital presentations.

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BEFORE THE DINING EXPERIENCE TRY THE KITCHEN EXPERIENCE

Culinary Cues

Join organizations, compete, attend workshops and conferences, publish your recipes, travel, build your library, and seek every opportunity to build your brand and reputation among peers and guests. The goal of every restaurant and every chef is to create memorable experiences for the guest.

The wine2wine Business Forum hosts first-ever Clubhouse wine marathon

Bevology

The forum takes place over two days and features keynote sessions, seminars, and interactive workshops which aim to equip participants with practical tools to improve their business. The wine2wine Business Forum in Verona will host a six-hour Clubhouse marathon on Monday 18 October.

Why Culinary Programs Fail

Culinary Cues

Volunteer for a stage at a great local restaurant, take an occasional sabbatical to re-enter the industry, attend conferences and workshops, take a class on a new method of preparation, and belong to professional organizations.

A NEED FOR SOLUTIONS

Culinary Cues

I have been asked to provide potential solutions for a generations long dilemma in the hospitality industry, a dilemma that has resulted in physical, mental, and emotional burnout and even a dependence on drugs and alcohol to serve as a band-aid for the wounds that are formed. “My

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The Top 10 Things Learned from Working with 1000+ Restaurants

Embrace the Suck

Going to workshops. I keep detailed coaching notes from every client I have had over the past 11 years as The Restaurant Coach™ Some of those stories make it into my books, speaking gigs, podcasts, or just as a solid warning to new clients about what not to do!

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Umpqua Valley Wineries

A Wine Story

Through planned events, workshops, tasting room, onsite lodging, wedding venue, vineyard and grounds tours, Meadows Estates presents rich history and local traditions! . Umpqua Valley Wineries. Umpqua Valley wineries come from the most diverse winegrowing region of Oregon.

10 Ways to Reduce Noise in your Cafe or Restaurant – and Bring Customers Back!

Ken Burgin

Why don’t people come back, after they enjoyed your food and the service? It could be the noise – too loud to talk with friends and feel relaxed. Here’s a bunch of ideas for noise reduction, if you have to do it after your venue opens.

Fred Sauceman on Writing

KaTom

SFA hosts our 2019 nonfiction writing workshop August 8 – 11 in Taylor, MS. Vivian Howard, chef, television host, and author of Deep Run Roots, is a workshop graduate. Fred Sauceman’s Advice for Food Writers.

CASHFLOW IN RESTAURANTS

Food Business

find a way to regularly invite people in for special gatherings—bookclubs, workshops, wine tasting, flights of beer specials on Monday, coffee tastings, teaching obscure crafts unique to your business. Living in fear of cashflow and volume can make any human crazy. But as an owner of a cafe or restaurant the reality of volume is real. Do you grapple with: how do you pay your vendors? how do you pay your (wonderful) staff? how do you know when it will end?

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Summer Food Festivals: Best Food Festivals In The US

Bottleneck Management

Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival is a summer food festival that the whole family can enjoy, with lots of delicious bites, wine for the grown-ups, and “candy sushi” workshops for youngsters. Looking for something fun to do this summer? Why not try a food festival? We’ve compiled a list of some of the best summer food festivals in the country—take a look and see what food festivals are happening in your city! Uptown Food Truck Festival: June 23rd.

CHART: The One-Stop Event for Employee Training Trends, Best Practices and Ideas

Hot Schedules

There are official CHART Competencies that will be awarded to attendees who complete job-role specific workshops and tracks. Workshops, services events, and completed competencies – oh my! Hospitality is a skill that takes continuous reflection, empathy, and development – that’s why HotSchedules is joining employee training professionals from across the country at the CHART Conference in Albuquerque, NM from March 2-5.

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How to become ‘Employer of Choice’ for local Hospitality Teachers (and help solve your staff shortage)

Ken Burgin

Run a barista workshop at your cafe. Short of young staff? Hospitality is a very popular subject in secondary schools, and there are many students looking for opportunities. Here’s how to make the right connections: Get to know the careers counsellor and the hospitality teachers.

How to become ‘Employer of Choice’ for local Hospitality Teachers (and help solve your staff shortage)

Ken Burgin

Run a barista workshop at your cafe. Short of young staff? Hospitality is a very popular subject in secondary schools, and there are many students looking for opportunities. Here’s how to make the right connections: Get to know the careers counsellor and the hospitality teachers.

How restaurants can engage with millennials

Deliverect

Millennials want their night out to be unforgettable and fun, so you could also look into hosting special theme nights, inviting budding local artists or having cooking or cocktail workshops. In 2019, millennials made up around 31% of the global population.

Top 10 Uncommon Diwali Marketing Ideas to Make Your Restaurant Stand out of the Crowd

Bingage

You can plan a social event or kind of workshop to generate a crowd. For example – you can host a special Sweet making workshop on the occasion of Diwali for ladies and invite them to come with minimum registration charges. Land of festivals, India. Indians give special importance to their festivals. The festive season is the great opportunities for the business owner to make more sales, same in the restaurant industry.

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The Australian Craft Beverage Movement – Reshaping the F&B Landscape

Future Food

Distillery workshop at The Four Pillar Gin Distillery Healesville (Image via Australian Bartender). The Australian Craft Beverage Movement – Reshaping the F&B Landscape.

Shopping For Burgundy Wines From The Comfort Of Home!

Sante

They offer food and wine workshops, vineyard visits and invites into wine cellars not usually open to the public. Author(s): Penny Weiss. Teaser: Buying Burgundy wines just got a lot easier to buy with this very informative website located in Burgundy.

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Former Panda Express Employee Says She Was Made to Strip at Cult-Like Work-Endorsed Seminar

EATER

But the 20 to 50 Panda Express employees who attended the 2019 seminar in Los Angeles were required to provide their employee identification numbers and received workshop materials with the Panda Express logo, Ramirez told the Orange County Register. Photo: Kevin Chen Images /Shutterstock.

Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Opens 77th Annual Convention & Exposition Registration to Beverage Alcohol Industry

Sante

Workshops, panels and information-rich sessions will be announced on the WSWA Convention site in the coming weeks. Event date: April 20, 2020 (All day). WSWA includes Beverage Alcohol Industry retailers to 2020 convention.

Federal Grants Programs for Shared Use Commercial Kitchens Supporting Local Food Systems

The Food Corridor

The funding aimed to improve brand identity for local producers, offer access to commercial kitchen space, provide educational workshops, and grow demand for local food products to increase sales at weekend markets. Bootstrapping a shared commercial kitchen is never easy.

Assertiveness Training for the Hospitality Industry

Kounta

Jamie Berry and Founder of MAP IT FORWARD Lee Safar have devised a full-day workshop to help hospitality workers develop their assertiveness skills, in order to produce better long-term mental health and happier workplaces. This workshop will enable and nurture attendees to be more confident: Distinguishing assertive behaviour from passive or aggressive behaviour. This workshop isn’t only for coffee gurus, if you work in or own a hospitality business, this is for you too!

How a Branded Intranet Can Increase Employee Engagement Globally

Modern Restaurant Management

There are various methods for conducting that stakeholder research – such as user surveys, interviews, workshops, observation, and data analytics tools.

Starting the Tough Conversations We Need to Have

Black Box Intelligence

Connect with James Fripp on LinkedIn and check out the upcoming Legacy Series Workshop he is participating in, presented by the Women’s Foodservice Forum. . Our president & CEO sat down with James Fripp, chief equity and inclusion officer for Yum! Brands and James Pogue, Ph.D.,

Forget Canning, and Get Yourself a Chinese Pickle Crock

EATER

And the way that it tapers on the top, it helps to make sure that the contents are submerged,” explains Jessica Wang of Picklé , a fermentation workshop based in Los Angeles.

Top 10 Uncommon Diwali Marketing Ideas to Make Your Restaurant Stand out of the Crowd

Bingage

You can plan a social event or kind of workshop to generate a crowd. For example – you can host a special Sweet making workshop on the occasion of Diwali for ladies and invite them to come with minimum registration charges. Land of festivals, India. Indians give special importance to their festivals. The festive season is the great opportunities for the business owner to make more sales, same in the restaurant industry.

Restaurants Save Money with the Right Recycling Practices 

Modern Restaurant Management

Sending regional managers to a workshop on recycling practices can be an affordable way to initiate training.

The Fermented Foods Industry Is Built on Global Ingredients. So Why Are Its Most Visible Faces White?

EATER

At almost every level, success is determined by white gatekeepers, from which companies gain access to capital, to who organizes festivals and teaches workshops , to who gets spotlighted by the food media or given book contracts or space on grocery store shelves. Dingding Hu.

7 Ways to Deal With the Labor Shortage in 2021

Touch Bistro

Offer free training or skill-building workshops to people entering the labor force, in exchange for a term of employment. Remember the expression, too many cooks in the kitchen ? Well, go ahead and unlearn it.

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RESTAURANT BRANDING -- KEEPING FRESH

Food Business

Occasionally Cavalletta conducts workshops, exposing you to case studies, and see which method feels good to your tribe. KEEP CURRENT As an owner of a food related business, you have people and responsibility pulling you in different directions. So, if bringing one more task to your attention is not what you want to read, stop now, come back later.Know that its not good to ignore the appearance of your business.

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How Hospitality & Restaurant Trainers can Work Remotely: a Survival Guide…

Ken Burgin

Consider joining the brilliant Flipchart Facebook Group for trainers and facilitators – it’s full of experienced people, confronting the need to change how they deliver workshops and training. Hospitality training has usually been done in person – we hospo people like to ‘stand up and do it’. With the restrictions and closing of many restaurants and cafes, there’s an urgent need to present training in new ways. We need very different tools and completely new methods.

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A Taste Of Southern Italy

The Wine Knitter

This lab eventually evolved into what it is today, “ a workshop of ideas ” where new wines are created. Many of us are longing to travel again. I know that I certainly am!

10 Best Tips to Increase Average Order Size at Your Restaurant

Cheetah

Schedule an alcohol training course or a meat workshop where they can get acquainted with food they may not have experienced before. Reading Time: 4 minutes. Increasing average order size at your restaurant is crucial for improving your bottom line.

The Best Experience Gifts for Food Lovers Who Miss Going Out

EATER

During the pandemic they pivoted in-person classes to an online after-school program and weekend workshops, with lessons that run the gamut on how to make pizza, holiday cookies, or tonight’s supper. There are still plenty of experiential gifts to give to this year. rocharibeiro /Shutterstock.

McDonald’s Considers Radical Concepts Like Emergency Childcare to Entice Workers

EATER

Business Insider also reports that McDonald’s could offer workers a number of other benefits, including eldercare, wage and benefits workshops, and tuition assistance, in an effort to stimulate hiring. Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images.

WINE PARIS 2020 — THE SECOND ANNUAL TRADE EVENT IS POISED FOR INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS

Sante

The Wonderful Day is dedicated to presentations, debates, and workshops hosted by experts. Event date: February 10, 2020 (All day). USA ranks #2 in attendance at Wine Paris 2020. New York, NY: From February 10-12, Wine Paris 2020 is set to welcome over 2,200 domestic and international exhibitors and 30,000 visitors to Paris Expo Porte de Versailles. Wine Paris is the consolidation of two complementary trade shows, Vinisud and VinoVision Paris.

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Black Vintners and Wine Professionals in the Spotlight?

Sante

Jones holds workshops, seminars, and networking events to encourage more Black partnership and mentorship in the industry and more public awareness of Black wine quality and environmental awareness. The wine world wakes up to Black wine personalities. Deborah Grossman.

Equipment Maintenance: Too Many Stories to Tell…

Sustainability Beyond the Plate

I was recently invited to moderate a panel on Foodservice Maintenance and Repair at the Gas Foodservice Equipment Network’s (GFEN) Commercial Foodservice Workshop. Left to Right) CFESA’s Dan Reese, Whaley Foodservice’s Mick Jackson, and the FSTC’s Richard Young conduct a panel on Foodservice Maintenance & Repair at the GFEN Commercial Foodservice Workshop on April 5th, 2017 in Charlotte, NC. Richard Young, Director of Education.

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Virtual Events & Creating Consumer Connections

Foodable

We find that with these virtual workshops, it works a lot better for the cocktail options to be a little bit more approachable in the flavor profile.” - Frankie Solarik Would you like a high-quality virtual event for your business, featuring premium content?

Tea Trends of 2019: Immersive Tea Experiences

T-Ching

These will come in the form of educational workshops with local businesses, art galleries, immersive theater, dinner experiences, and many more. Every year I reflect on the major changes and shifts I am seeing around me in the tea universe. My 2016 ( Transparency ) and 2018 ( Death of Direct Trade ) forecasts were mostly focused on the ways of doing new tea business, but my forecast for 2019 is more about how these established new tea businesses are connecting with their customers.

How to Write a Restaurant Business Plan: Free Template & Step-by-Step Guide

Touch Bistro

Using the coffee shop example, you may choose to provide guided tours of your roastery or host workshops on making coffee. If you want to open a restaurant, the first thing you need to do is create a restaurant business plan.

Chicago International Tea Festival 2019

T-Ching

Index of Lectures, Workshops, and Events – Grouped by Interest. Note: There are two “Tea Cocktails” workshops with two different but equally well-respected tea people. www.CITFest.com Purchase Advance Tickets. Indicates LiveStream Sessions. Special Events.

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