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QSR, Fast-casual and Casual Dining Restaurants

  • By: Desmond Lim
  • On Oct 1, 2020 7:45:38 PM
28 min read

QSR, Fast-casual and Casual Dining Restaurants

This article was originally published on LinkedIn, and is adapted from Desmond's original post. 

4 Tips for Implementing Contactless Hiring and Onboarding

This article was originally published on Entrepreneur, and is adapted from Desmond's original guest post.  Is it just me, or is it a bit strange to watch a movie and see strangers shaking hands as the...

Should I Furlough My Employees? 5 Tips Business Owners Should Know

This article was originally published on Entrepreneur, and is adapted from Desmond's original guest post.  The term "furlough" comes from the dutch word verlof, which originally referred to the leave ...

Contactless Hiring & Onboarding Webinar: How the Hiring Landscape is Changing

Industries are floundering in the face of the coronavirus pandemic and many businesses are struggling to survive in the harsh economic climate it has brought on, triggering lay-offs and hiring freezes...

US-APAC VCs & Startups: A Webinar On Adapting to COVID-19

Last April, Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), MDEC, and Horizon Connect organized a webinar with a panel of distinguished US-APAC investors and founders. Moderated by Cheryl Sew Hoy, Entrepreneur-in-Residenc...

3 Ways Senior Living Communities are Changing How They Hire in Response to COVID-19

I recently wrote an article for Senior Living News, discussing the hiring issues brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, and how these have impacted even senior living communities across the country. ...

Workstream in the News: Founder and CEO Desmond Lim on ABC7

Workstream co-founder and CEO, Desmond Lim, was recently interviewed on ABC7 News regarding the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on different industries. Read more to learn about his insights, hirin...

Tips on Helping Out Hourly Workers During Coronavirus Crisis

The coronavirus pandemic has triggered a massive financial downturn, impacting businesses and industries all over the world. In the US alone, roughly 6 million workers have lost their main sources of ...

From Hourly Worker to Harvard

Both my parents are hourly workers. My dad is a driver who has worked for the past 40 years delivering parcels for companies, while my mum helped him as she worked part time as a cleaner. My parents h...

4 Factors for High Turnover Rate in Assisted Living

When people think of industries with high turnover rates, they often assume that establishments such as restaurants, hotels, and convenience stores have the hardest time holding onto employees - but t...

What you Need to Know About Drive Throughs Amidst the Coronavirus

As the national emergency that is the coronavirus pandemic unfolds, drive-thru testing is arriving all across the United States, with the first facility having opened in the hard-hit city of Seattle. ...

How an Immigrant Entrepreneur Fell in Love with Sales

Whenever you meet an immigrant entrepreneur, you would expect him or her to be technical, to be an engineer, or to be a product manager. I thought so too myself. I started out working as a Product Man...