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strategic planning action plan
Although there are many models for evaluating competency, Penn State University's Jim Korner has had success with a system that includes five broad disciplines...
handwritten thank you
Write “thank you” on every paycheck. This era tends to text thank-yous, but a handwritten note goes a long way. You can’t just preach it; it’s an active thing.
wasted food garbage
While the Food Date Labeling Act as written only applies to consumer food products, it could have a trickle-down effect on other areas of the food industry.
Far more managers will qualify for time-and-a-half pay unless their salaries are raised or their hours are cut.
The cafeteria employees are accusing Sodexo of erratic scheduling and relocating staff on short notice.
bbq baked potato
In FSD’s May issue, we profiled Country Barbecue Co., a self-branded dining concept at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater that smokes brisket, pork, chicken, sausage and turkey on-site. The baked potato is topped with house-smoked brisket, cheddar and green onions for a hearty, filling dish.
cartoon thief
To make FSDs' idea scouting a little easier, we’ve filled the May issue of the magazine with groundbreaking foodservice concepts rich with ideas worth stealing...
bbq pulled pork sandwich
From pit-roasted whole hogs to smokehouse brisket, barbecue celebrates the time-honored techniques and traditions of regions from central Texas to Memphis.
While May is the beginning of peak season for harvesting local produce, operators are finding ways to extend seasonality and local sourcing into cooler months.
Using produce at its peak not only promotes nutrition and flavor, it can save money. This seasonal guide can help in planning purchases and the menu.