Top 3 Tips for How to Run a Restaurant

Are you looking for that recipe for success for how to run a restaurant? Here are the top 3 tips for not only how to run a restaurant, but how to run a profitable and fun restaurant. No. 1 Tip [...]


Why Successful Restaurant Owners Never Accept “I Can’t”

Something universal about successful restaurant owners is they never say or accept someone saying to them, “I can’t!” Successful restaurant owners recognize that when someone says, “I can’t,” [...]


A Restaurant Owner’s Job Is to be a Leader

To be successful in the restaurant business takes strong leadership. And the reality is restaurant leadership doesn’t come naturally to everyone. In this post I reviewed why a restaurant [...]


3 Parts of a Restaurant Owner’s Job

Hey there, restaurant owner, I have a question for you. What is a restaurant owner’s job? What should a restaurant owner be working on? I hope you don’t tell me: Working the line [...]


Owning It Doesn’t Mean You Can Lead It

By David Scott Peters I recently talked to a franchise owner of a fast-food chain, and he asked me, “So, what do you think is a restaurant’s greatest challenge to being successful?” I say the [...]


Why to Lead with Courage

By Fred Langley Leading with courage is a lot easier said than done. But the most important thing to realize is that doing nothing because you’re afraid is worse than doing something you’re [...]


Why You Have to Give Up Control in Your Restaurant to Get Control

As coaches and consultants, we often run into a large roadblock. This roadblock can often stop the process of implementing systems, stall the process of making more money and often derail the [...]


Why You Should Manage Systems, Not People

Not every business owner is as lucky as I am in knowing what exactly it is that gives my company a heartbeat and drives my team and I to continue forward. Our driving force is the incredible [...]


How to Make Negative Discussions Positive

By Fred Langley When issues come up in your restaurant, your first instinct might be to find someone to yell at. But although that might make you feel better in the short run, it’s not [...]


3 Steps to Improve Leadership in Your Restaurant

By Fred Langley To be a successful operator you must get yourself out of your comfort zone. To achieve your goals you must lead your team instead of doing it all yourself. Becoming a strong [...]