Waiters are challenge to carry a lot of stuff. Cash, credit card receipts, order pads, specials, POS swipe cards are typically stuffed into a ill-suited check presenter. Not only doesn't this make a…Continue
"Tom we feel your pain. A good part of that expense is attributed to servers bringing countless check presenters home and leaving them there. We make a product called the Waiter Wallet. Not only does it help organize waiters and make a more…"
I like your concept of the Waiter Wallet! As a server, it's hard to stay organized, especially during a crazy, Saturday-night dinner rush. There have been a few times where credit card slips (with unentered tips) have been tossed…"
"No matter what attire you choose there has been one important component to the uniform standard that has been historically overlooked... what the waiter uses to take a guests order. Usually, servers are left to their own devices to come up with…"
"Absolutely! As a server if I am not organized, I work much slower. When you don't have a system to organize all your swipe cards, money, checks etc... you run the risk of losing money or cc receipts, forgetting orders, not ringing the orders in…"
"Congratulations on joining FohBoh! This is a wonderful online restaurant community with lots of great postings. Enjoy the site and keep active with pictures, comments and postings.
Chef Marcus Guiliano"
Waiters are challenge to carry a lot of stuff. Cash, credit card receipts, order pads, specials, POS swipe cards are typically stuffed into a ill-suited check presenter. Not only doesn't this make a bad impression to the guest, but does't this lack of organization ultimately effect the quality of service?See More
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You know the drill - money is tight so your spouse tells you to not spend too much money. So you start 'brown-bagging-it' to work. You feel a little foolish, maybe a little humiliated, that you’re forced to do this but you have no other choice. So you make up some story for your co-workers like, 'I’m trying a special diet' so you don’t look like a cheap-skate.
Anthony’s Fish Grotto, San Diego’s oldest family-owned and operated seafood restaurant company, is embarking on an ambitious effort to rebrand and remodel its restaurants, including the North Embarcadero flagship location that houses Anthony’s Fish Grotto, Anthony’s Fishette and Anthony’s Star of the Sea Event Center.
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Perhaps you’ve punched out a paper doll or folded an origami swan? TED Fellow Manu Prakash and his team have created a microscope made of paper that's just as easy to fold and use. A sparkling demo that shows how this invention could revolutionize healthcare in developing countries … and turn almost anything into a fun, hands-on science experiment.
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Privacy researcher Christopher Soghoian sees the landscape of government surveillance shifting beneath our feet, as an industry grows to support monitoring programs. Through private companies, he says, governments are buying technology with the capacity to break into computers, steal documents and monitor activity — without detection. This TED Fellow gives an unsettling look at what's to come.
What does the future of business look like? In an informative talk, Philip Evans gives a quick primer on two long-standing theories in strategy -- and explains why he thinks they are essentially invalid.