How to Make Money Using Tacos, Pasta & Chocolate.

You really can find a reason to celebrate SOMETHING on any given day of the year. What’s even better, is you can capitalize on celebrating certain days of the year to not only help your business grow, but as a fun and creative way to market your restaurant and single yourself out from a lot…

Oh, The Horror of a 1-Star Review!

A friend stops by to see you at the restaurant before you open for the night, and gives you that concerned look, causing you to immediately ask “What’s wrong?” She quickly asks if you’ve seen the outrageous review that was left about you on Yelp giving your restaurant only 1-star. You scramble to your computer…

The Ultimate Guide to Managing Your Online Listings

It’s no secret that the most popular way to find new places today is by searching online. What’s less obvious though, are the factors affecting how easily your business is found in a search. Before you spend time and money on SEO (search engine optimization), take a few minutes to read this guide and learn…

Making a Difference in Your Community During National Nutrition Month

If you’ve ever received a review online for your business that’s said something similar to: “Had to leave because there was nothing healthy on the menu” “Everything was fried and loaded with sugar or grease” “If you’re trying to eat healthy, this place isn’t for you” We can assure you, you’re not alone. Yes—these reviews…

St Patrick’s Day: Your Pot of Gold This Month

Irish or not, millions of people from dozens of cities around the United Sates look forward to parades, parties, and rivers dyed green in honor of Saint Patrick each year. The tradition has come a long way since it was first brought to the states by Irish immigrants back in the 19th century. In the…

Your Best Marketing Tactic May Be Right Next Door!

As an independent restaurant, business, or small chain, you are faced with a list of new challenges daily; on the top of that list, almost always, is balancing the financials of it all. Maximizing your profits while providing your guests or customers with the best quality product is something you strive for, but when things…