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4 Advantages of Brick & Mortar Over eCommerce

eCommerce Store
By Karin | December 4, 2016 12:50 pm

As the popularity of online retailers and online shopping continues to rise, the question of which is better, online shopping or brick and mortar shopping, is becoming increasingly more significant. Here is a look at some of the key advantages of brick and mortar businesses over eCommerce businesses. 1. Popularity 61 % of shoppers shop[…] Read More >

Preventing Employee Theft in Your Restaurant

Employee Theft
By Karin | December 3, 2016 11:40 am

Employee theft can be a major problem for restaurant owners. In fact, one study that was conducted by the National Restaurant Association even reveals that on average, employee theft contributes to 4 % of restaurants’ total food costs. This is an incredibly significant amount of money, and it means that individual restaurants could be losing[…] Read More >

3 Memorable Christmas Gifts for Your Business Clients

Christmas Gifts for Clients
By Karin | December 2, 2016 12:36 pm

With the holidays right around the corner, many people are scrambling to find great gifts to give to their business clients. Giving gifts to your business clients can make them feel important and valued by you or your company. It is a nice gesture, and it can be good for business relations. Plus, who doesn’t[…] Read More >

Choosing a Cash Register or Point of Sale Software

Scheduling Software
By Karin | December 1, 2016 1:25 pm

Point of sales systems and cash registers are two of the primary options that small businesses have for handling transactions. However, despite the fact that these two machines serve a similar purpose, there are still huge differences between the capabilities and features of each of them. Traditional Cash Register A traditional cash register is capable[…] Read More >

3 Challenges of Starting a Catering Business

Catering Business
By Karin | November 27, 2016 11:45 am

Like the restaurant business, the catering business is very competitive. It takes a well-run and efficient company to earn long lasting success in this industry. Not all catering companies will be able to keep up. However, there are many who will be able to overcome the obstacles and achieve sustained success. Here are some of[…] Read More >

Common HR Issues for Business Franchises

Business Franchise
By Karin | November 26, 2016 12:16 pm

Franchises can be a great way for both the original company and for the franchise owner to make money. After all, expanding a successful brand can oftentimes work very well. However, franchise businesses often face a number of HR issues that can present challenges to franchise business owners. Here are some of the most common[…] Read More >

3 Restaurant Technologies Emerging in 2017

Restaurant Technologies
By Karin | November 24, 2016 1:11 pm

Whenever a significant technological breakthrough occurs in society, many different industries often benefit from it, and the advancement can quickly be adopted. The restaurant industry is no different. If large numbers of restaurants start integrating a type of technology into their systems, then this technology can quickly become a trend. Here are some of the[…] Read More >

Black Friday Versus Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday Specials
By Karin | November 23, 2016 1:01 pm

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the biggest shopping days of the year. They also happen to both occur very soon after Thanksgiving. Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving, and Cyber Monday is four days after Thanksgiving. Both of these huge shopping days offer high quantities of deals and bargains for shoppers.[…] Read More >

The Future of Retailing

Omnichannel Retailing
By Karin | November 19, 2016 11:08 am

The retail world is currently undergoing one of the most significant periods of change since shopping malls were invented. Technological advances are driving changes in both consumer behavior and the abilities of retailers to cater to their customers. Both of these factors are creating retail trends that are setting up the future of the industry.[…] Read More >

Are you ready for Black Friday 2016?

Black Friday Shopping
By Karin | November 18, 2016 12:56 pm

Black Friday, or, the Friday that follows Thanksgiving, is incredibly important for retailers. The reason is because roughly 59% of Americans, or 136 million people shopped on black Friday weekend in 2015. Black Friday brought in $67.6 billion in sales for the same year ( Due to the high volumes of Black Friday shopping which[…] Read More >