Steal This Idea

Borrowing ideas and innovation from your peers
 
Steal This Idea
pinterest hand phone
Last year, Joe Alonzo started a Pinterest account—not for marketing, but for my team, so that they can look to the recipes for inspiration and try something new.
email computer screen
One tip Heather Torrey picked up from another fsd was to label my subject line with the header “action,” “information” or “response” followed by a description.
restaurant patio
Lenbrook Senior Living recently started doing patio dining during the summer months, and stole some pointers for upscale barbecuing from local country clubs.
hibachi grill cooking
Otterbein Lebanon Retirement Community installed a hibachi grill this fall, and within three months they had 300 residents and guests make reservations...
baked bread
The food and nutrition team at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison outsources baked goods to a local shop that hires the formerly incarcerated.
sandwich sub
At Bartolotta Restaurants' corporate operation in the Kohl’s headquarters, two kinds of sandwiches are available daily—an artisan version and a sub...
business card
Overlook Medical Center gives new hires abridged business cards to help with confidence.
phone bed call sick
Puyallup School District makes people call and directly talk to their boss or supervisor if they are reporting an absence for a shift. It is a conscious decision.
reusable coffee cup thermos
Ohio State University upped student investment in its resuable cup program by personalizing a cup for each new student.

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