That's what it costs to send Restaurant Owners Uncorked and a personal note to people who have leverage. Deans and presidents of culinary schools. Editors of restaurant publications. Restaurant consultants.These are people who not only can pull levers to expose our book to lots of people, but they are also people that we want to... Continue Reading →
Often I hear "Why don't you have any sales people?" or "It seems like you could pay young college kids all over the country to walk into restaurants and sell Schedulefly - why not?" or "Why not partner with a food service business that is visiting restaurants already and have them sell Schedulefly too?" (We... Continue Reading →
"What the heck do we do with these cards that have been in my drawer for two years?" I asked myself that question this morning. We have 1,000 of these suckers. Maybe 1,500. Let's just say it's a lot of them and they have been collecting dust and doing us no good since I brought... Continue Reading →
It's hard to hire restaurant managers from the outside, with all of their thoughts and expectations and philosophies, and have them come in and try to meld with what we're doing. Get a copy of Restaurant Owners UncorkedFollow ROU on Twitter to see tips and advice from restaurant owners.
Think owning a restaurant will be fun? Remember, you'll be working while everybody else is playing.Get a copy of Restaurant Owners UncorkedFollow ROU on Twitter to see tips and advice from restaurant owners.
To be a successful restaurant operation, you better have a cookbook in one hand and P&L in the other.Get a copy of Restaurant Owners UncorkedFollow ROU on Twitter to see tips and advice from restaurant owners.
"I offered to give her a copy of your book, but she said she didn't need it and already knew what she was doing." My mom told me this two months ago. A new restaurant was opening soon next door to the store she works in, and she met the owner one afternoon. She proudly... Continue Reading →
A buddy asked me recently what happened to the Wil's whiteboard series on our blog. I used to post occasional videos of me sharing what was on my whiteboard at the time (product ideas, marketing ideas, etc.), and discussing why they were there. I haven't done it for a while, and I'm having problems uploading... Continue Reading →