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COVID19 Updates: Labor Market Trends & Restaurant Industry Performance

  • By: Robert Woo
  • On Oct 30, 2020 2:27:28 PM
29 min read

COVID19 Updates: Labor Market Trends & Restaurant Industry Performance

The Restaurant Business is... UP?? It seems like it's a never ending pipeline of bad economic news for restaurants across America. But apparently, that's not true. According to a new report from Yelp,...

How to Create an Employee Referral Program and Dedicated Careers Pages

Finding qualified applicants is more difficult than ever. The best applicants don’t come from online job boards or ads. They’re already loyal customers, or friends of current employees. That’s why it’...

Hiring and Firing - 10 Statistics You Must Know Before Firing Someone

Everyday in America, tens of thousands of employees are being hired or fired. While each of these is either a triumph or a tragedy on its own, the numbers make up some rather fascinating statistics th...

5 Ways Pizza Chains Can Prepare for a COVID-19 Winter - Restaurant News

 This article was originally published on Pizza Marketplace, and is adapted from Robert's guest post. 

Latest Restaurant Innovation: Outdoor Dining During Winter 2020

"Winter Dining Challenge" Winners Last month, we mentioned that the city of Chicago was sponsoring a "Winter Dining Challenge" to crowdsource ideas for outdoor dining solutions that may help strugglin...

US Human Resource and Hiring Trends - Fall 2020

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has devastated the restaurant industry in 2020 as more and more cities see hundreds of locations furloughing staff and closing permanently. However, for the Quick Service...

Pieology's Franchising Secrets & People Strategy with CEO Gregg Imamoto

In this week's Workstream Webinar, we are joined by Gregg Imamoto, CEO for Pieology, a fast casual pizza company with 150 corporate and franchise locations globally. Mr. Imamoto is a high energy, valu...

How to Interview Someone Using Situational Questions

Picture this: you have a list of criteria for the perfect candidate you’re looking to hire for that open position in your company. That’s a great start. But, how exactly do you then assess if an indiv...

10 Best Exit Interview Questions for Hiring Managers

If an employee quits, but no one is around to do an exit interview, do they affect any change? This ancient zen question has plagued hiring managers who are tasked with handling employee turnover. Exi...

The Future of Work: HR Trends and Restaurant News 2021

Predicting how restaurants will change. After a certain world-changing event in 2001, the airline industry changed forever. One thing we remember are the temporary food and beverage kiosks in all the ...

How to Ensure You Abide by New Hiring Laws - Ultimate EEOC Guide 2021

In recent months, there are a lot of new laws that have impacted businesses and we get many questions from our customers on how these new hiring laws are going to affect them and how they can stay in ...

August Hiring Trends: Innovation, Virtual Hiring Processes & 1.8m New Jobs

502,000 restaurant jobs added in July. According to the latest jobs report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the restaurant industry benefited from gaining over half a million jobs, of the 1.8 millio...