Music is powerful. It makes us move, changes our mood, and can even give us energy or put us to sleep. Music has a strong psychological influence over humans, which makes choosing the right background music important for a restaurant.
Measuring the performance of your staff is one of the hardest parts of running a restaurant, but hard data can make it a lot easier. With the technology available today, you are missing out if you're not gathering information from each transaction being made. Adopting technology, such as mobile payments, is a huge first step to easy data gathering.
Hiring new staff, especially in an industry with such high turnover, is no restaurateurs favorite task. Yet it’s not something you can afford to do poorly because inefficient wait staff and staff turnover costs you money. When it comes to growing your team, remember that the harder you are on hiring, the easier managing will be for you in the future.
All around us we see payment technology booming. If you’re a restaurant that has yet to adopt this payment system as part of your business model, you might still be reluctant to take the leap. It’s just another thing to install into your daily operations system and to train your staff on. Who's got time for that?