Operations http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44081/more en McDonald’s CEO defends employee pay increase http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-ceo-defends-employee-pay-increase <div class="field-deck"> McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook defends employee pay increase </div> <div class="node-body article-body">McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook defends employee pay increase</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-ceo-defends-employee-pay-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-ceo-defends-employee-pay-increase#comments H.R. & Training Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Thu, 21 May 2015 18:44:00 +0000 134471 at http://nrn.com LA operators mixed in response to proposed wage increase http://nrn.com/hr-training/la-operators-mixed-response-proposed-wage-increase <div class="field-deck"> City Council committee votes to raise minimum wage to $15 per hour </div> <div class="node-body article-body">City Council committee votes to raise minimum wage to $15 per hour</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/hr-training/la-operators-mixed-response-proposed-wage-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/hr-training/la-operators-mixed-response-proposed-wage-increase#comments H.R. & Training Government Latest Headlines Wed, 20 May 2015 20:50:00 +0000 134421 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Restaurants need to improve labor productivity http://nrn.com/blog/restaurants-need-improve-labor-productivity <div class="node-body blog-body">Labor costs and employee recruitment are growing problems in the restaurant industry. The answer? Higher productivity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/restaurants-need-improve-labor-productivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/restaurants-need-improve-labor-productivity#comments H.R. & Training Corporate News Reporter&#039;s Notebook Tue, 19 May 2015 15:29:00 +0000 134311 at http://nrn.com Starbucks to create ‘music ecosystem’ with Spotify http://nrn.com/technology/starbucks-create-music-ecosystem-spotify <div class="field-deck"> Loyalty members can earn rewards with music-streaming subscriptions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Loyalty members can earn rewards with music-streaming subscriptions</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/starbucks-create-music-ecosystem-spotify" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/starbucks-create-music-ecosystem-spotify#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Technology Quick Service Starbucks Coffee Tue, 19 May 2015 14:54:00 +0000 134321 at http://nrn.com NRA Show: What’s new in restaurant technology http://nrn.com/technology/nra-show-what-s-new-restaurant-technology <div class="field-deck"> New tools intend to help operators better compete </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New tools intend to help operators better compete </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/nra-show-what-s-new-restaurant-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/nra-show-what-s-new-restaurant-technology#comments NRA Show Latest Headlines Technology Mon, 18 May 2015 20:35:00 +0000 134251 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock New services disrupt restaurant delivery landscape http://nrn.com/technology/new-services-disrupt-restaurant-delivery-landscape <div class="node-body article-body">Third-party providers help restaurants become on-demand brands</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/new-services-disrupt-restaurant-delivery-landscape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/new-services-disrupt-restaurant-delivery-landscape#comments Latest Headlines Technology Mon, 18 May 2015 16:42:00 +0000 134211 at http://nrn.com <p>OrderUp&#39;s delivery tracking technology.</p> OrderUp 3D printing could be next tool in chef’s arsenal http://nrn.com/technology/3d-printing-could-be-next-tool-chef-s-arsenal <div class="field-deck"> Powerful printer could have numerous applications for restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Powerful printer could have numerous applications for restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/3d-printing-could-be-next-tool-chef-s-arsenal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/3d-printing-could-be-next-tool-chef-s-arsenal#comments NRA Show Latest Headlines Technology Mon, 18 May 2015 15:02:00 +0000 134191 at http://nrn.com <p>The ChefJet Pro debuted at the NRA Show this weekend.</p> 3D Systems NRA Show keynote: Restaurants offer bridge to American dream http://nrn.com/nra-show/arianna-huffington-discusses-american-dream-danger <div class="field-deck"> With many Americans struggling to get by, industry puts dream within reach </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With many Americans struggling to get by, industry puts dream within reach</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/nra-show/arianna-huffington-discusses-american-dream-danger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/arianna-huffington-discusses-american-dream-danger#comments Finance H.R. & Training NRA Show Sun, 17 May 2015 22:47:00 +0000 134171 at http://nrn.com <p>Arianna Huffington, president, chairman and editor-in-chief of Huffington Post Media Group</p> Steph Grant Why restaurants should keep things simple http://nrn.com/blog/why-restaurants-should-keep-things-simple <div class="node-body blog-body">Dickey's got a lesson a few years ago when it tried testing salads: The chain can't be all things to all people.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/why-restaurants-should-keep-things-simple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/why-restaurants-should-keep-things-simple#comments Food Trends Operations Reporter&#039;s Notebook Sun, 17 May 2015 14:17:00 +0000 134131 at http://nrn.com How one Burger King franchisee got employees to upsell http://nrn.com/blog/how-one-burger-king-franchisee-got-employees-upsell <div class="node-body blog-body">How did one Burger King franchisee reverse sales and traffic declines? He started giving his workers bonuses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/how-one-burger-king-franchisee-got-employees-upsell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/how-one-burger-king-franchisee-got-employees-upsell#comments H.R. & Training Same-store sales Reporter&#039;s Notebook Sat, 16 May 2015 21:39:00 +0000 134121 at http://nrn.com