Voice of the Restaurant Industry
Courting concierges to send their guests to your business requires building a relationship. A lot of restaurants think that by passing out free appetizer cards concierges will suddenly start sending them hundreds of customers every week. Wouldn’t that be great?
While offering a guest perk to concierges’ guests is something we highly recommend, it’s more about building a relationship with the concierge. You have to ensure them their guests will have a great experience and demonstrate…Continue
Added by Matthew Pryor on August 8, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments
A buddy of mine has been dating. He’s newly returned to the dating scene since his divorce and he’s trying to figure out how to feel less awkward. He, like many people, turned to online options. It’s been a running joke for us for…Continue
Added by David Rose on March 28, 2012 at 3:55pm — No Comments
I never went to Summer Camp growing up. I always thought it was a little weird because your mom had to sew your name into your underwear and things like that. The kid across the street went every year and told me all about it. He’d like get shipped off at the end of the school year and show up just in time to go back to school at the…Continue
I've seen several television ads for Coleman Camping's campaign for the "Original Social Networking Site" over the past couple of months. These spots talk about how they were the original social networking site provider with lanterns, tents, etc.
I dare say they have a good point, but it’s wrong. Restaurants…Continue
Added by Amanda Brandon on September 16, 2010 at 2:34pm — No Comments
This is a story about things falling into place.
I am a fine dining food server near Silicon Valley. To get to work, I drive down the beautiful 280 Freeway and exit onto Sand Hill Road. On the right of me I pass the Stanford Linear Accelerator, a giant tube extending miles accross the Stanford Campus where atoms are being smashed at high speeds to recreate the Big Bang. To my left, I pass perhaps the highest concentration of wealth and brain capital in the world, the…Continue
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