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Restaurant Success Focus Videos

Building a successful restaurant business today essentially boils down to intelligent decision-making and competent execution in three key areas: business management, operations and marketing.

Our Success Focus Videos include instructions and helpful reminders on a specific system for building and sustaining a successful and profitable restaurant business. Each video is accompanied by a list of specific resources to help you implement these systems.

Our hope is that these videos can help you identify and then focus on just one area of your restaurant or business at a time and decide whether it's something you should be doing or not. If you decide to move forward on it and you have questions or need support along the way, post your questions in our Member's Only Discussion Forum and we promise you'll get a timely response.

Our goal is to increase the odds that the systems and resources on RestaurantOwner.com actually get acted upon and implemented in more restaurants - because we know they work!

Success Focus Video: Rules of the Game
Success Focus Video: Rules of the Game To create and maintain a positive working environment, successful companies have what some call their rules of the game. These rules spell out very simply What's acceptable and what's not. What's expected of everyone. No organization or team has ever achieved excellence while tolerating mediocrity, unproductive behavior and a lack of teamwork. To be effective, your rules of the game need to be enforced consistently, no exceptions, every day. . . . more >>
Success Focus Video: Watch This Before You Hire Any Manager or Chef
Success Focus Video: Watch This Before You Hire Any Manager or Chef Past performance is always the best predictor of future performance. Never forget this undeniable truth especially when making hiring decisions that can determine your restaurant's success or failure. We're referring specifically to hiring a manager or chef, the most crucial positions in any restaurant. . . . more >>
Success Focus Video: Six Reasons You Need to Update Your Menu
Success Focus Video: Six Reasons You Need to Update Your Menu Do you know what each item on your menu is costing you? When was the last time you updated your menu cost? If it has been more than three months there is a good chance you are either loosing money or missing an opportunity to make more. . . . more >>
Success Focus Video: Checklists
Success Focus Video: Checklists Checklists are a great way to ensure consistency in all areas of restaurant management. For years, RestaurantOwner.com has provided dozens of different checklist templates in our Download Library. We have recently released the Checklist Generator, a web tool enabling restaurant operators to create and store checklists of all types in our RestaurantOwner.com cloud. . . . more >>
Success Focus Video: What's the Procedure?
Success Focus Video: What's the Procedure? A system is a procedure, process or series of actions designed to achieve specific results. An excellent system is one that achieves the intended results 100% of the time. If you want to have consistent results -- you need consistent systems that are documented, trainable and enforceable. . . . more >>
Success Focus Video: Credit Card Processing Fees and POS Systems
Success Focus Video: Credit Card Processing Fees and POS Systems The last several years have seen a significant increase in credit card service companies developing and offering "free" POS as a means for acquiring your credit card business. For restaurant owners strapped for cash, this can be an enticing offer. Nothing is ever truly "free", especially POS systems. You can be assured the cost is being absorbed in the fees they derive from the percentage of credit card sales you generate. . . . more >>
Success Focus Video: How to Handle Donation Requests
Success Focus Video: How to Handle Donation Requests If your restaurant is like most, you get a steady stream of donation requests. Learn how to convert these requests into increased sales and free advertising by implementing benefit nights. . . . more >>
Success Focus Video: Why Just Being Better Rarely Leads to Success in the Restaurant Business
Success Focus Video: Why Just Being Better Rarely Leads to Success in the Restaurant Business One of the most important ingredients in creating a highly successful restaurant is having at least one differentiating characteristic which truly set your restaurant apart from the competition. Most operators realize that only having good food and service will not cause customers to flock to your restaurant. . . . more >>
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