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How Culture Can Help Your Restaurant’s Hiring Crisis

  • By: Zakiyah Hanani
  • On Jul 15, 2021 2:34:53 AM
42 min read

How Culture Can Help Your Restaurant’s Hiring Crisis

We’ve heard of the term company culture and how prospective employees consider this as one of the most important factors when looking for a job. In fact, in a survey conducted by Jobvite, 37% of worke...

Hire Effectively by Understanding Your Employees’ Needs

With the demand for fast food picking up again as the U.S. economy recovers, many QSRs are scrambling to hire new candidates by offering extended welfare benefits, extensive hiring events, and even pa...

Why Digitalization is Crucial for the Restaurant Industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has undeniably made waves in the restaurant industry. According to the National Restaurant Association, 110,000 places have been closed indefinitely or for good. Additionally, th...

3 reasons why QSRs are struggling to hire (And what they can do about it)

Restaurants are starting to completely reopen and consumers are gaining confidence to eat out again, but are restaurant workers ready to come back to work? A handful of economic factors point to the p...

Everything You Ought to Know About Hiring For Restaurants

One of the most important aspects of running a restaurant is hiring the right people. You want to hire the most qualified individuals for your business. Unfortunately, many people think that restauran...

5 Tips to Ace Recruiting for QSRs

Managing a QSR isn't easy - in fact, it is extremely challenging, and it takes an incredible amount of time and effort to keep everything together.

How Jimmy John’s Managed To Stay “Freaky Fast” Despite The COVID-19 Pandemic

Known for their insanely fast deliveries, Jimmy John’s has come a long way from its humble beginnings in 1983. The founder’s love for Chicago street food materialized into a physical sandwich shop, wh...

How Jack in the Box Franchisees Use Text Recruiting in 2021

Today, hiring is all about speed. If we do not engage our applicants and move them down the hiring process fast enough, we could have lost a potential quality candidate. Tune in as Austin Truong, Hiri...

QSR Secrets: How Torchy’s Tacos Tripled In Size Over 5 Years

Michael Rypka started out as a fry cook at Popeyes but is now the founder of Torchy's Tacos, the fastest-growing fast-food chain set to have 46 locations by the end of 2020. Fueled by his passion for ...

How Dunkin’ Successfully Became a Top 10 Fast Food Chain

Born from its humble beginnings in Quincy, Massachusetts, Dunkin’ has come a long way as a quick-service restaurant (QSR). Despite being an 8th-grade dropout, founder William Rosenberg always had an e...

Wendy’s Recipe For Success in the Quick-Service Restaurant Industry

With almost 200,000 franchises in the US alone, Wendy’s has proven to be one of the biggest fast-food chains in the world. First known for its unusual square beef patties made from fresh ingredients, ...

How Dunkin' Franchisees Can Emerge Stronger from COVID with Text Recruiting

In today's modern climate, hiring has taken a shift from emails and physical interviews to text recruiting and video interviews. Tune in as Desmond Lim, CEO and founder of Workstream, shares more abou...