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RunningRestaurants.com is built exclusively for independent restaurant owners, managers & chefs.
Members have immediate access to all articles, audios, videos & downloads -- everything! With over one-thousand resources it's a vast collection of tools to grow & expand your restaurant, including...
1200+ how-to and feature articles with countless tips to make a difference for your restaurant today. Coverage includes...
- Marketing & PR - get more customers
- Operations - win the prime cost battle
- Customer Service - deliver great service
- People & Staffing - motivate & lead your staff
- Internet & Tech - win with the web, social & mobile
- Finance, Bar Management, Safety & more...
Save tons of time with a variety of downloads including Forms, Checklists, Spreadsheets, PDF Reports and more...
- 20 Restaurant Checklists & Job Descriptions
- 20+ Forms & Spreadsheets
- Up-Sell: 17 Tips for Higher Ticket Averages
- Turn New Movers into New Money for Your Restaurant
- Rehearsal Guides: Role Play, Body Language and more...
- 25 Common Restaurant Business Mistakes
- 51 PR Story Ideas & Concepts for Your Restaurant
- Appraisal Forms for Your Staff & more...
Webinars, Seminars & Podcasts...
Learn from industry insiders! 75+ hours of expert sessions jam packed with ideas & advice, including...
- 25+ Ways to Run a More Profitable Restaurant
- How to Open & Operate a Restaurant
- How to Get Employees to Do What You Want
- 30 Online Marketing Tips for Restaurants in 30 Minutes
- The Sins of Bar Management
- Leasing Tips for Restaurant Tenants
- 7 Must DO's to Controlling Labor Costs
- Publicity Tips for Restaurant Owners & more...
"The Rockstar Collection"
11 kick-ass sessions to boost your business, such as...
- 3 Fundamentals to Master for True Restaurant Success
- 17 Pet Peeves About Your Restaurant
- 8 Things to Say to Your Restaurant Staff Today
- 3 Game-Changing Areas to Impact your Bottom Line
- How to Make Your Restaurant More Kid Friendly
- How To Absolutely Dominate The Competition
"Rock Your Restaurant"
Game changing guide to restaurant finances that will maximize your profits...
- Easy-to-implement financial systems
- Identify the critical numbers driving your bottom line
- Get the book in digital format
- Plus 13 spreadsheets with audio tutorials
- Plus 8 session video series that digs deep behind the numbers
Plus new content added all the time...
Get More Customers into Your Restaurant More Often...
You need a strategy to consistently bring in new traffic. Plus a plan for retaining your customers.
You also need the ability to reach your existing customers when and where you want.
A complete strategy for your restaurant's marketing is critical. You'll find out...
- The Top 5 Restaurant Marketing Mistakes
- 13 Key Elements of a Marketing Piece Makeover
- The Profit Power Of One More Visit
- 5 Marketing Quick Tips For Restaurants
- How to Build a Customer List for Your Restaurant
- 6 Tips to Build Sales
- 4 Keys to Beating the Competition
- 5 Tips On How To Grow A Restaurant VIP Club
- The Steps in Developing an Effective Marketing Plan
- And a whole lot more...
Win the Prime Cost Battle and Watch Your Profits Grow!
Successful restaurants live and breathe "systems" that help ensure profitability. From checklists to recipe cards they get prime cost down to where it needs to be to succeed.
Likewise, you need a laser focus on your food, bev, labor and op costs. You can't be losing money on every dollar coming in the door!
Rock solid operations can't be overshadowed. You will learn...
- 12 Keys to Running a Profitable Restaurant
- 20 Steps to Lowering Your Food or Liquor Costs
- Key Numbers To Watch In Your Restaurant Business
- Menu Pricing from the Ground Up
- How to Create a Restaurant Concept That Can Succeed
- 7 Deadly Sins of a Bartender
- 8 Hidden Dangers in Restaurant Lease Agreements
- The Best Legal Structure For Your Restaurant
- 9 Steps To Restaurant Financing
- 10 Purchasing Tips to Improve Your Bottom Line
WARNING: Poor Service Will Kill Your Restaurant's Future
It's the number one complaint! Poor service is word of mouth on steroids!
In today's world every customer has a HUGE voice online. You can't afford to have bad service at your restaurant that gets broadcast via Yelp, Facebook & foodie blogs.
The cost in potential lost business is just too large.
RR's Service Tips include...
- 5 Must-Do Customer Service Strategies
- Top 12 Service Expectations
- 10 Ideas for Customer Loyalty
- How to Deal with an Unhappy Customer
- 6 Tips for Remarkable Service
- The Best Customer Service Quote Ever
- Breaking Bad Reviews: 4-Step "Reputation Marketing" Solution
- 20 Tips on Amazing Customer Experience
- 5 Ways to Effectively Coach the Pre-Shift Meeting
- And more...
What Does it Take to Get & Keep Great Staff?
Your people absolutely make a difference! Service and caring are critical and it's your staff that ultimately delivers on that promise.
Motivating and leading a group of diverse restaurant workers is a big challenge. You need to know...
- The 5 Critical Errors Your Staff Are Making
- What Should You Pay a Restaurant Manager?
- Nine Details To Look For When Recruiting Restaurant Managers
- Generation Y Pitfalls
- Six Reasons Why People Are Amazing
- How to Detect & Protect Against Workplace Bullying
- The Importance of Managing Employee Records in a Restaurant
- 28 Restaurant Management Interview Questions
- 13 Steps to Writing a Fool-Proof Schedule
- How To Get Employees Engaged In a Customer Service Program
Who is the site for?
RunningRestaurants.com mission is to support independent restaurants! Your challenges are unique and we're right there with you. We've been delivering the insightful tips necessary for success to the independent community for 20+ years now. Frankly, it's never been as challenging as right now to run a successful restaurant and so we're going to keep fighting mercilessly to deliver the tactics you need to compete.
There's nothing more important than keeping the dream of great dining experiences every day & everywhere a reality!
The restaurant business is on the move... And that means mobile! RunningRestaurants.com was fully upgraded in 2017 to be mobile compatible so our users can effectively use the site on the go, in the dining room, in the kitchen -- on any device -- wherever work needs to get done!
"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." - W.B. Yeats
It's true. I know I get energized by new books, podcast, articles & videos when I can grab key tidbits to weave into my business. Conversely, I know I'm guilty of getting stale and stagnant when I get away from new ideas. Isn't it just so easy to get complacent! You can't let it happen in your business--things are moving too fast...
Just one idea put into action in the right place at the right time can add thousands in profits to your restaurant's bottom line. And there are hundreds of ideas on the site!
Just one hour of time saved each week from content learned on the site can mean thousands of dollars to you and your restaurant.
Members from all 50 states & CA Provinces and 45+ countries around the world!
What They Have To Say...
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You get all the content,
plus four great bonuses...
Special Membership Bonuses...
These 4 bonuses are valued at over $375 alone... but you can get them all for FREE with your membership.
Bonus #1: "Restaurant Management Roundtable" ($199 value)
Exclusive sessions of a crew of industry insiders on a series of seven "hold-nothing-back" calls featuring a wide range of topics across the restaurant business.
Bonus #2: Email Marketing Class ($99 value)
One extenisve core class and 4 mini-classes on email marketing tactics and tips. Also included are three terrific bonus mini classes on Marketing & Growth.
Bonus #3: 50 Points of Profit ($49 value)
Immediately enhance your bottom line. These key tips will help you learn cost control techniques, create real accountability and responsibility in your operation and genuinely impact your P+L across the board.
Bonus #4: 20 Operational Checklists (PDF Version) ($29 value)
These detailed restaurant checklists will help you determine exactly what every employee in your restaurant needs to do, minimizing the risk of forgetting to inform your staff of certain procedures or tasks that need to be completed.
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Remember, all the risk is on us to deliver...
We're taking a risk by doing this. We can't make you give back the digital files and printouts. But, we're willing to make this guarantee confidently because the proven information contained in the membership area is not only extremely valuable but when you put it into action it's difficult for you NOT to make money and boost profits with it!
Oh Man, That Sounds Great, But It's Going to be a Fortune...
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Get access to hundreds of marketing, operations, service & people tips to improve your restaurant's sales & profits!
Becoming a member will provide you with a tremendous amount of resources for you and your restaurant team -- tools to boost sales, lower costs and explode profits.
We look forward to having you as a member!
All the best,
- Jaime Oikle
Owner & Founder, RunningRestaurants.com
P.S. As a member you'll have immediate access to 1200+ articles, 75+ hours of webinars & seminars, the RR download library and more -- all the resources on the site -- all for a 90-day test drive. Hundreds and hundreds of tips, tools & techniques to grow sales and profits at your restaurant -- To higher profits!
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