Opinions http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/47111/more en Opinion: The importance of using your brand http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-importance-holding-brand-trademarks <div class="field-byline"> Jeffrey Kobulnick and Joseph Rothberg </div> <div class="field-deck"> Why that trademark may be "nacho brand anymore" </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Why that trademark may be "nacho brand anymore"</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-importance-holding-brand-trademarks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-importance-holding-brand-trademarks#comments Government Marketing Opinions Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:47:00 +0000 142861 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Why training is more important than marketing http://nrn.com/sullivision/why-training-more-important-marketing <div class="node-body article-body">A lack of customer retention via effective training can take a toll on your bottom line</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/sullivision/why-training-more-important-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sullivision/why-training-more-important-marketing#comments H.R. & Training Marketing Opinions Sullivision Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:16:00 +0000 142751 at http://nrn.com Opinion: Unlocking the profit power of pricey beef http://nrn.com/food-trends/opinion-unlocking-profit-power-pricey-beef <div class="field-byline"> Ronald W. Cegnar </div> <div class="field-deck"> Tips to offer value for beef menu items </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tips to offer value for beef menu items</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/opinion-unlocking-profit-power-pricey-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/opinion-unlocking-profit-power-pricey-beef#comments Commodities Opinions Food Trends Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:44:00 +0000 142741 at http://nrn.com <p>Ronald W. Cegnar</p> The importance of standing up to activists http://nrn.com/opinions/importance-standing-activists <div class="field-deck"> Attacks on the soda industry demonstrate why businesses must defend themselves early </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Attacks on the soda industry demonstrate why businesses must defend themselves early</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/importance-standing-activists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/importance-standing-activists#comments Government Opinions Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:47:00 +0000 142371 at http://nrn.com Opinion: The national dialogue around Fight for $15 http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-national-dialogue-around-fight-15 <div class="field-deck"> How the $15 per hour wage movement reached its ‘tipping point’ </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How the $15 per hour wage movement reached its ‘tipping point’</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-national-dialogue-around-fight-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-national-dialogue-around-fight-15#comments H.R. & Training Opinions Wed, 19 Aug 2015 20:33:00 +0000 142321 at http://nrn.com <p>Demonstrators demanding an increase in pay for fast-food and retail workers protested in Chicago in December 2013.</p> Scott Olson/Getty Bar cameras: To have or not to have? http://nrn.com/operations/bar-cameras-have-or-not-have <div class="field-deck"> The risks and rewards of adding surveillance cameras </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The risks and rewards of adding surveillance cameras</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/bar-cameras-have-or-not-have" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/bar-cameras-have-or-not-have#comments Beverage Trends Opinions Operations Tue, 18 Aug 2015 19:29:00 +0000 142241 at http://nrn.com 10 signs an hourly employee is ready to be a manager http://nrn.com/sullivision/10-signs-hourly-employee-ready-be-manager <div class="node-body article-body">Find out how to tell when workers are ready for more responsibility</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/sullivision/10-signs-hourly-employee-ready-be-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sullivision/10-signs-hourly-employee-ready-be-manager#comments H.R. & Training Opinions Sullivision Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:08:00 +0000 140641 at http://nrn.com The science of comping http://nrn.com/service/science-comping <div class="field-deck"> Giving away food or drink can be an investment in good customers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Giving away food or drink can be an investment in good customers</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/service/science-comping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/service/science-comping#comments Beverage Trends Service Opinions Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:31:00 +0000 140591 at http://nrn.com Analysis: Not everyone intimidated by McDonald’s all-day breakfast http://nrn.com/opinions/analysis-not-everyone-intimidated-mcdonald-s-all-day-breakfast <div class="field-deck"> Dunkin's CEO suggests his chain’s breakfast is the best out there </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dunkin’s CEO suggests his chain’s breakfast is the best out there</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/analysis-not-everyone-intimidated-mcdonald-s-all-day-breakfast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/analysis-not-everyone-intimidated-mcdonald-s-all-day-breakfast#comments Opinions Food Trends Operations Quick Service McDonald's Fri, 24 Jul 2015 19:34:00 +0000 140661 at http://nrn.com Nancy Kruse, Bret Thorn talk nonalcoholic beverage trends http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-talk-nonalcoholic-beverage-trends <div class="field-deck"> Consumers take interest in iced teas, lemonades, sparkling drinks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers take interest in iced teas, lemonades, sparkling drinks</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-talk-nonalcoholic-beverage-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-talk-nonalcoholic-beverage-trends#comments Beverage Trends Dessert Trends Opinions Fri, 24 Jul 2015 15:51:00 +0000 140601 at http://nrn.com