Education http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46284/more en Meet the 2016 Golden Chain winners http://nrn.com/people/meet-2016-golden-chain-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">Five top executives from some of the nation's most successful foodservice brands have been selected by NRN</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/meet-2016-golden-chain-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/meet-2016-golden-chain-winners#comments MUFSO Content MUFSO-Content People Mon, 18 Jul 2016 19:01:00 +0000 170831 at http://nrn.com The Kids' Table: How Parenthood Changes Millennial Diners’ Attitudes and Behaviors http://nrn.com/research-reports/kids-table-how-parenthood-changes-millennial-diners-attitudes-and-behaviors <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to millennials’ dining-out behavior (as well as their attitudes around food and nutrition), becoming a parent can change everything</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/research-reports/kids-table-how-parenthood-changes-millennial-diners-attitudes-and-behaviors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/research-reports/kids-table-how-parenthood-changes-millennial-diners-attitudes-and-behaviors#comments Research Reports Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:52:00 +0000 169161 at http://nrn.com Charles Duhigg, David Novak to keynote MUFSO 2016 http://nrn.com/mufso-content/david-chang-charles-duhigg-david-novak-keynote-mufso-2016 <div class="field-deck"> Speakers to highlight productivity, the workforce, culinary creativity </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Speakers to highlight productivity, the workforce, culinary creativity </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/mufso-content/david-chang-charles-duhigg-david-novak-keynote-mufso-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mufso-content/david-chang-charles-duhigg-david-novak-keynote-mufso-2016#comments H.R. & Training MUFSO Content Chef Insights Wed, 22 Jun 2016 21:22:00 +0000 169081 at http://nrn.com From Datassential's MenuTrends Keynote Series: Kids' Menus http://nrn.com/webinar/datassentials-menutrends-keynote-series-kids-menus <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> On-Demand Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Complimentary </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <ul> <li>Brian Darr, Managing Director of Publications, Datassential</li> <li>Jennifer Aranas, Sr Project Manager, Datassential</li> </ul> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body"><p>Enter the world of American kids with Datassential&#39;s Kids Keynote report. Kids are becoming more influential in food decisions made at home, at school, and at restaurants. Understanding the Gen Z consumer is key to crafting a successful menu program that balances parent needs, kids&#39; preferences, nutrition mandates, and operational profitability.</p> <p>Learn about kids&#39; preferences, parents&#39; goals, and operators&#39; perspectives on...</p></div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/webinar/datassentials-menutrends-keynote-series-kids-menus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:00:00 +0000 172541 at http://nrn.com Fundamentals: The 9 Essential Best Practices to Build Stronger People, Performance, and Profits http://nrn.com/webinar/fundamentals-9-essential-best-practices-build-stronger-people-performance-and-profits <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, June 2, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> On-Demand Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Complimentary </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <ul> <li>Jim Sullivan, CEO, Sullivision.com</li> <li>Michael Holland, EVP, Ontrack Solutions, Alchemy Systems</li> </ul> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body"><ul> <li>Why do some foodservice brands have stronger sales and lower turnover than most?</li> <li>What are the most successful foodservice operators doing to measurably increase traffic, sales, and retention?</li> <li>What will the most successful franchises be doing right three years from today?</li> <li>Why do some teams outperform other teams doing the exact same work?</li> <li>And if everyone agrees that the &quot;fundamentals&quot; are so important, why are they applied some shifts, and not others?</li> <li>This webinar will answer those questions and more.</li></ul></div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/webinar/fundamentals-9-essential-best-practices-build-stronger-people-performance-and-profits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Thu, 02 Jun 2016 18:00:00 +0000 169961 at http://nrn.com The Surprising Impacts of Better Menu Design http://nrn.com/webinar/surprising-impacts-better-menu-design <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> On-Demand Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Complimentary </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <ul> <li>John Reed, Owner, Customized Culinary Solutions</li> <li>Chad Troutman, Director Marketing, Upserve</li> </ul> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body"><p>The average time a guest spends on a menu is 109 seconds...we&#39;ll show you how to make every second count! The most savvy of restauranteurs know that their menu is crucial to exceeding guest expectations.</p> <p>During this webinar, you will learn:</p> <ul> <li>How design can impact guest ordering, which can impact sales and operations and ultimately, patron satisfaction</li> <li>The big impact menu details can have on your guests</li> <li>Tactics for developing (and optimizing) your restaurant menu</li> </ul> </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/webinar/surprising-impacts-better-menu-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Wed, 11 May 2016 18:00:00 +0000 169921 at http://nrn.com The Future is Here: How Restaurants Can Use Mobile and Data-Driven Marketing to Transform Customers Into Loyal Brand Ambassadors http://nrn.com/webinar/future-here-how-restaurants-can-use-mobile-and-data-driven-marketing-transform-customers-loy <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> On-Demand Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Complimentary </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <ul> <li>Zach Goldstein, CEO &amp; Founder, Thanx</li> <li>David Igel, Managing Partner, Dewey&#39;s Pizza</li> </ul> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body"><p>When choosing to open a restaurant concept, operators all face the same challenge&mdash;I&#39;m going to open a business that&#39;s highly competitive. Every single sale means a customer chose me over a nearby competitor, and I&#39;m prepared to differentiate exclusively on customer awareness and experience. When customers think &quot;I&#39;m hungry,&quot; they&#39;ll think of me; when customers experience my brand, they&#39;ll make a concerted effort to come back&mdash;and refer their friends.</p></div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/webinar/future-here-how-restaurants-can-use-mobile-and-data-driven-marketing-transform-customers-loy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:00:00 +0000 169911 at http://nrn.com Foodservice 2021: Five Big Changes Coming in the Next Five Years (and what you need to do to be ready) http://nrn.com/webinar/foodservice-2021-five-big-changes-coming-next-five-years-and-what-you-need-do-be-ready <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, April 21, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> On-Demand Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Complimentary </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <p>Moderator:</p> <ul> <li>Alan Liddle, Event &amp; Data Content Director, Nation&#39;s Restaurant News</li> </ul> <p>Speakers</p> <ul> <li>Jim Sullivan, CEO, Sullivision.com</li> <li>Michael Holland, EVP Ontrack Solutions, Alchemy Systems</li> </ul> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body"><p>You&#39;ve got to change with the times or the times will change you.</p></div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/webinar/foodservice-2021-five-big-changes-coming-next-five-years-and-what-you-need-do-be-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Thu, 21 Apr 2016 18:00:00 +0000 164271 at http://nrn.com The Ugly Truth http://nrn.com/research-reports/ugly-truth <div class="node-body article-body">Although premade foods embody a negative stereotype in the fast-casual dining world, they offer matchless benefits that unprepared foods simply don’t offer</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/research-reports/ugly-truth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/research-reports/ugly-truth#comments Research Reports Wed, 20 Apr 2016 19:29:00 +0000 163811 at http://nrn.com Digital Marketing Strategies Your Restaurant Group or Franchise Can't Ignore http://nrn.com/webinar/digital-marketing-strategies-your-restaurant-group-or-franchise-cant-ignore <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://nrn.com/site-files/nrn.com/files/digital_marketing_techniques.jpg?1452791612" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, January 14, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Complimentary </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <p>Presenters:</p> <ul> <li>Ron Cates, International Director of Digital Marketing Education, Constant Contact</li> <li>Sarah Nelson, Senior Marketing Manager, Strategic Sales &amp; Partner Development Team, Constant Contact</li> </ul> <p>Moderator:</p> <ul> <li>Alan Liddle, Data &amp; Event Content Director, Nation&#39;s Restaurant News</li> </ul> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body"><p>Creating a great guest experience and the systems to support such an experience are extremely important. Guests who have had a great experience are more likely to return and share that experience with friends or on social media. Along those lines, what are you doing with email and other virtual promotional and community building media to amplify the positive attributes of your brand experience and maintain top-of-mind awareness among consumers?</p></div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/webinar/digital-marketing-strategies-your-restaurant-group-or-franchise-cant-ignore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webinars Mon, 04 Jan 2016 15:00:00 +0000 152491 at http://nrn.com