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Staff and Inventory Management in Retail

Inventory Management
By Karin | October 21, 2016 1:25 pm

Being a retail manager can be a difficult job. After all, retail managers have to keep track of the staff, the inventory, and any other major thing that is happening at the business. The success of many businesses largely depends on how well retail managers can do these things. That is why, whenever a new[…] Read More >

How to Start a Small Restaurant Business

Starting a Restaurant
By Karin | October 20, 2016 11:12 am

When restaurants are operated and managed well, they can be very successful businesses. For this reason, and also because many people love food and exciting environments, starting a restaurant can be very appealing. However, trying to open a restaurant is not easy. In fact, roughly 60 percent of restaurants fail in the very first year.[…] Read More >

3 Ways to Improve Staff Scheduling in Healthcare

Employee Scheduling App
By Karin | October 19, 2016 1:55 pm

Effective staff scheduling is more important and also more complex in healthcare than it is in many other industries. The reason is because, unlike other industries which only need employees during the day, the healthcare industry often needs employees all through the night, and needs to have more people on call. This can make the[…] Read More >

How Going Mobile Can Save Managers Time in Scheduling Tasks

Work Schedule App
By Karin | October 16, 2016 1:38 pm

Mobile technology can be extremely helpful for many different areas of business. Scheduling tasks for managers is no exception. In fact, using mobile technology can save managers as many as 8 hours a week! That is no small number. Managers tend to be extremely busy, and most would probably be thrilled to have 8 extra[…] Read More >

HR Management Issues in the Hospitality Industry

Hospitality HR Manager
By Karin | October 15, 2016 1:06 pm

The hospitality industry includes restaurants, hotels, theme parks, transportation companies, cruise lines, and a number of other different types of businesses. HR managers in every different industry can have their own problems. Here is a look into some of the primary issues for hospitality HR managers. Theft Theft can be a huge problem for a[…] Read More >

The Showrooming Challenge

By Karin | October 13, 2016 1:25 pm

In case you have never heard the term, “showrooming” is the practice of going to a retail store, testing out the products, investigating them, and then ordering them online from a competitor who charges less. Showrooming can be a big problem for retail stores. The reason is because it allows customers to gain critical product[…] Read More >

How Integrated POS Systems Can Save Restaurants Money in Inventory

Restaurant POS
By Karin | October 12, 2016 11:50 am

The restaurant industry is extremely competitive. New restaurants come and go very frequently. The ones that survive and last through the years are the ones who can be more efficient and clever than their competitors. Integrated restaurant POS systems are one technological development that can significantly help restaurants stay competitive. Restaurant owners and managers who[…] Read More >

Scheduling Bodies Vs. Scheduling Skills

Organizational Skills
By Karin | October 9, 2016 12:20 pm

When it comes to being an effective manager, it is very important to possess great organizational skills. The reason is because managers are usually responsible for organizing large components of businesses. If a manager can effectively organize these components, then the business can run in an optimized fashion. However, if not, then the business can[…] Read More >

How Managers Can Reduce Time Waste with Mobile Time Clocking

Time Clock Software
By Karin | October 7, 2016 12:50 pm

According to Business Insider, “smartphones, time wasting websites, and gossip can cost U.S. companies and estimated $650 billion a year.” With so much time and money already being wasted through those activities, wasting time through poor scheduling can make things even worse. Luckily, there is software on the market today that can help managers reduce[…] Read More >

5 Ways Merchants Can Eliminate Inventory Headaches

Inventory Management
By Karin | October 5, 2016 11:25 am

Although having a large inventory can be extremely helpful to businesses, they can also be very difficult to keep track of. This is especially true if your company has tens, or even hundreds of thousands of items on its inventory. However, there are a few ticks and trips that can help merchants eliminate inventory headaches.[…] Read More >