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Do You Really Need The Best Restaurant Scheduling Software This Year?

March 31, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

Do You Really Need The Best Restaurant Scheduling Software This Year?

Any restaurant, be it large or small, will benefit from restaurant scheduling software. According to a recent study, the average restaurant manager usually spends around 8 hours a week creating and adjusting employee schedules using printed ledgers and spreadsheets. As a restaurant grows, so does the number of its employees and paper-based scheduling may no longer be as effective as it was before.

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8 Guaranteed Tips On How To Run A Restaurant Effectively

March 28, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

8 Guaranteed Tips On How To Run A Restaurant Effectively

Running a business is not as easy as it seems. Restaurant managers have to deal with various personality types, create workable schedules, run back and forth to identify situations that need guidance, correct mistakes, provide feedback, deal with employee requests, and so on. In short, running a restaurant is a balancing act that requires resilience and determination, not a miracle. It also calls for effective managerial tools and software, and of course, the right skills and talents. If your intention is to learn how to run a restaurant like a pro, here are a few tips for you:

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6 Reasons Why Restaurant Software Is the Key to a Happy Workforce

March 19, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

6 Reasons Why Restaurant Software Is the Key to a Happy Workforce

There are a number of simple things that can help restaurant owners and managers on their way to a happy workforce and restaurant software is beyond doubt among them. Restaurant software can help restaurants to manage employee schedules and records in a better way, but there is more to this kind of software than meets the eye.

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8 Expert Tips on How to Make the Best Schedule for Employees

March 16, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

8 Expert Tips on How to Make the Best Schedule for Employees

If you are looking for tips on how to make a schedule for employees, you’ve come to the right place. Managing employees can be a big challenge, but it doesn’t have to be like that. When done the right way, managing employees can be an exciting, enriching, and rewarding experience.

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5 Scheduling Mistakes You Can Prevent With a Restaurant Scheduling App

March 13, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

5 Scheduling Mistakes You Can Prevent With a Restaurant Scheduling App

Employee scheduling is one area where a restaurant scheduling app or an app for scheduling employees can help, especially when it comes to the various scheduling mistakes most managers tend to make. However, a restaurant scheduling app is only as good as the data entered into it. When used well, it always helps to avoid the following scheduling mistakes, and it therefore contributes to satisfied customers, a happy staff, and a thriving restaurant:

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