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Michael Said
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  • brandStrategy.co.za
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"How to negotiate with clients made easy... http://ning.it/GEEDYm"
Mar 21, 2012

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Food Cost Infographic

My own creation of an infographic explaining the difficulties restaurants face in maintaining profitability. Figures used are based on the South African market
Mar 20, 2012

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Michael Said posted a status
"Just built my very own Infographic on Restaurant Food Cost & Profitability http://ning.it/GCTLqb"
Mar 20, 2012

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Michael Said shared Ian Said's blog post on Twitter
Jan 23, 2012

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Michael Said liked Ian Said's blog post Importance of Inventory Management for Restaurant Profitability
Jan 23, 2012

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Michael Said was featured
Jan 23, 2012

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Michael Said's blog post was featured

“There Is No Such Thing as A Free Breakfast” – Wimpy’s Breakfast Gamble

Woke up this morning to find Wimpy trending on Twitter, comments and pics on Facebook and even a couple of Foursquare check-ins. What had they done? Stolen someone’s Cinnamon Cola recipe, asked a lady and her guide dog to leave one of their stores, offended the ruling party in Zimbabwe, just invented a cure for cancer or “E” all of the above?Turns out it was none of the above, all they had to do to get the stores full and everyone talking about them was give away a couple of million Rands worth…See More
Jan 20, 2012

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Michael Said posted a blog post

“There Is No Such Thing as A Free Breakfast” – Wimpy’s Breakfast Gamble

Woke up this morning to find Wimpy trending on Twitter, comments and pics on Facebook and even a couple of Foursquare check-ins. What had they done? Stolen someone’s Cinnamon Cola recipe, asked a lady and her guide dog to leave one of their stores, offended the ruling party in Zimbabwe, just invented a cure for cancer or “E” all of the above?Turns out it was none of the above, all they had to do to get the stores full and everyone talking about them was give away a couple of million Rands worth…See More
Jan 19, 2012

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Michael Said and Ian Said are now friends
Jan 19, 2012

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Michael Said commented on Chris Leo's blog post The Top 5 Things Restaurants Misunderstand About Social Media
"Excellent article "
Jan 17, 2012
Marcus Guiliano left a comment for Michael Said
"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"
Jan 16, 2012

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Stephen J Serva Dei left a comment for Michael Said
"Welcome to FohBoh Mike, I AM sure you will enjoy being a part of this community - a lot of like minds here and a lot of resources for our profession.I AM busy encouraging more people based in South Africa - so we can perhaps have a local…"
Jan 15, 2012

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Michael Said and FohBoh are now friends
Jan 15, 2012

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Michael Said is now a member of FohBoh
Jan 15, 2012

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Title
Founder & Strategist
Company
brandStrategy.co.za
Website
http://brandStrategy.co.za
Twitter Handle
@mike_said_what
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Interests
Consulting, Networking
Years in the Industry
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“There Is No Such Thing as A Free Breakfast” – Wimpy’s Breakfast Gamble

Posted on January 19, 2012 at 7:30pm 0 Comments

Woke up this morning to find Wimpy trending on Twitter, comments and pics on Facebook and even a couple of Foursquare check-ins. What had they done? Stolen someone’s Cinnamon Cola recipe, asked a lady and her guide dog to leave one of their stores, offended the ruling party in Zimbabwe, just invented a cure for cancer or “E” all of the above?

Turns out it was none of the above, all they had to do to get the stores full and…

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At 5:09am on January 16, 2012, Marcus Guiliano said…

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

At 11:45pm on January 15, 2012,
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Stephen J Serva Dei
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Welcome to FohBoh Mike, 

I AM sure you will enjoy being a part of this community - a lot of like minds here and a lot of resources for our profession.

I AM busy encouraging more people based in South Africa - so we can perhaps have a local chapter and lunch or dinner once a month.

It is a pleasure to know you and I look forward to working with you.

Stephen J of the family Serva Dei

 
 
 

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