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17 Things (Successful) Restaurant Managers Never, Ever Do

Never say never, except when it comes to restaurant manager missteps. From closing early to relying on regulars, ...
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Increase Sales with 15 Restaurant Marketing Ideas: 30 Minutes, $30 Each or Less

First of all, you’re busy. But marketing is a must for increasing sales and bringing in guests. What ...
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How to Efficiently Open a Second Restaurant Location

Many restaurateurs dream of having a business so successful they can open a second location. After all, having enough demand to expand is one of the most tangible signs that your restaurant is doing well. But, how can you be sure that you are ready for this milestone? It’s important to ask yourself: Is your…
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8 Ideas of Restaurant Pictures to Post on Your Social Media Sites

Of course your restaurant is active on social media. Encourage customer engagement with great content and these 8 restaurant picture ideas.
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14 Best Restaurant Valentine’s Day Promotions for 5 Customer Types

Show your customers some love with these Valentine's Day promotions designed to make your restaurant a hit with singles, couples, and families.
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10 Ways to Cross Promote your Restaurant for Increased Brand Recognition and Patronage

Cross promotion is an excellent way to give your restaurant’s marketing initiatives some extra leverage in order to strengthen brand awareness and patronage among your customers and fans. Here are 10 simple cross-promotional ideas that you can put into action.
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Straight Up Advice: What Type of Restaurant Marketing Gives You the Best ROI?

Trying to figure out the best way to market your restaurant? Check out what those within the industry have seen the best return on their investment.
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7 Must-Have Apps for Restaurant Owners

Today's restaurant managers need to be plugged in to the latest tools in order to maximize efficiency. See our top smartphone app recommendations, here!
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Straight Up Advice: Is it Worth Marketing Your Restaurant to Families with Kids?

The kids are alright. Or, are they? The restaurant business can’t make up its mind. Some operations believe dining out should be a family affair; they’re all about restaurant marketing to families. Others don’t turn families with kids away (obviously), but they’re not actively trying to attract them. In fact, only 26% of casual- and…
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To Increase Food Sales, Win Over These 5 Customers

Knowledge of who your current customer is and who you can attract is important. Check out these customer personas that could be headed into your restaurant.
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The Binge: Aaron Silverman’s Expert Tips for Starting a Restaurant

Successful investor Aaron Silverman recently gave his insights on he successfully navigated starting a restaurant. Here is a deeper dive on those insights.

Worth It or Nah? The Pros and Cons of Restaurant Week

Local restaurant weeks allow restaurateurs to showcase their food and customer service. Success in these events depend on a venue's readiness and approach.
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