Online Writing

How to Write About Your Restaurant Online


Blog Featured Post Marketing

You’ve followed our tips from prior blog posts. You’ve strategized, designed your website, and set up your social media accounts. In short, you have decided to take advantage of the nearly unlimited marketing potential of the Internet. But now comes the really hard part: actually writing about your restaurant. We get it. Staring at a… Read more »

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5 Questions We Have About Biodynamic Wine


Blog Consumer Featured Post Food & Drink Menu Trends

Old World, New World, organic, natural — and now biodynamic? As if there weren’t enough designations to remember, there’s yet another winemaking methodology to prove that no matter how simple, your vintage really is more than the sum of its grapes. But what really is the difference between biodynamic wine, one of winemaking’s most talked… Read more »

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How to Manage Restaurant Inventory

How to Manage Restaurant Inventory


Blog Featured Post Restaurant Operations

Managing a restaurant offers numerous challenges and something is always going to pop up to demand your attention, so it is important to have as many policies and procedures in place as possible. With your slim margins, controlling cost is a key to success. As food and labor are typically your largest expense, it is… Read more »

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The 4 Regas Rules for Restaurant Success


Blog Featured Post Restaurant Operations Rewards Network

What do you get when you combine the nearly inexhaustible drive of a pair of young brothers, numerous awards, and a 95-year history that made a remarkable impact on the restaurant industry in America? You get Regas Restaurant, which was the oldest and one of the most award-winning restaurants in Tennessee — and its former… Read more »

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The Science of Sizzle: Why We Can’t Get Enough Bacon


Blog Consumer Featured Post Food & Drink

I get it, Internet: everybody loves bacon. Even now, when I thought bacon’s ubiquity was finally starting to wane, there’s still someone at every turn espousing the benefits of this fan favorite food. In fact, even as I write this, one of my most health-conscious colleagues is recounting an article about how bacon is actually… Read more »

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Building Your Business with the Better Business Bureau


Blog Featured Post Industry Trends

FYI. ASAP. LOL. We live in a world full of acronyms, but there’s one in particular that small business owners should become better acquainted with: BBB, the Better Business Bureau. Most of us are familiar with the BBB as a nonprofit dedicated to building marketplace trust by handling consumer complaints and notifying the public of… Read more »

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Google Analytics Pt2

Google Analytics for Restaurants, Part 2


Blog Featured Post Technology

In Part 1 of our look at Google Analytics for restaurants, we took a broad approach to why pay attention to your website metrics at all. Today, we narrow the field by suggesting six simple questions that can get you started on the right foot:   WHO were my visitors? Are all of your web… Read more »

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How Millennials Are Turning Wine Culture on Its Cork


Blog Consumer Featured Post Food & Drink

Millennials: I wonder if any generation before us has been so widely studied in the media or so culturally polarizing (and not just because of their near endless parade of duck faces and driving selfies). Everywhere I look, I see another — often contradictory — article dissecting millennials. They like craft beer, except when they… Read more »

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Google Anylitics Pt1

Google Analytics for Restaurants, Part 1


Blog Featured Post Technology

Did you know that 90% of the data on Earth was generated in the last 2 years alone? No wonder business owners get overwhelmed at the thought of analyzing their website — especially on top of the hustle and bustle of everyday service. But if you have a plan for how to use that data… Read more »

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Merchant Cash Advance

What is Merchant Cash Advance? Four Easy Answers for Your Business


Blog Featured Post Finance

As any business owner can tell you, sometimes you just need a little bit of extra cash to make improvements or satisfy business expenses. The question of where to get that cash, however, is a little more complicated. Between small business loans from a bank or other lender, fast cash programs, and merchant cash advance… Read more »

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