How to Prevent Fights in Nightclubs and Other Establishments

Posted on: October 9, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

When alcohol, emotions, and loud noises mix together, an old fashioned row could occur between patrons. Bar fights put everyone at risk, from the patrons involved to those nearby to those working in an establishment, potentially causing major damage to peoples’ well being and the integrity of the bar or nightclub. Freakonomics reported on a […] Read More

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The PPE Requirements for Commercial Kitchens

Posted on: September 25, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

Like any job site, there are certain standards that are in place in order to keep staff safe from the various types of harm that can occur, especially in a food setting where everything from sharp knives to hot ovens creates a world or liabilities. Personal protective equipment, also known as PPE, is used in […] Read More

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Understanding OSHA’s Guidelines for Restaurants

Posted on: September 18, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

For potential restaurant owners, before they attempt to open up a successful eatery, it’s important for them to get acquainted with compliance of federal laws regarding workplace safety and health. OSHA has spelled out guidelines for restaurants when it comes to understanding everything from health hazards to inspections to the standards of a clean floor. […] Read More

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Developing a Risk Assessment for Restaurant Clients

Posted on: September 11, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

Restaurant owners and operators spend a great deal of time and resources when it comes to building out their brand and pushing marketing strategies. While it’s important to build a brand and generate awareness so a client base grows, it’s also important to not forget about assessing risks and setting a plan to avoid liabilities. […] Read More

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What Restaurants Should Look For in Their Food Service Workers

Posted on: August 21, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

From managers to cooks to waitstaff to dishwashers, any restaurant of any size needs to flesh out its staff from top to bottom. When a restaurant is still new, owners may find that some of the duties will cross over from one category to another wherein the manager may double as the host, or servers […] Read More

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In 2019, What is “Good Hospitality”?

Posted on: July 17, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

When it comes to the hospitality industry, whether it’s bars, restaurants, or hotels, many business owners included are having to reinvent what it means to provide better quality customer service in the field. Through technology, such as social media, modern customers have different expectations and yield more power when it comes to consumer influence. The […] Read More

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Nightclub Lighting Safety: How to Put on a Show Without Any Danger

Posted on: July 10, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

For nightclub owners, operators, and managers, setting the scene inside the club with the right lighting is important when it comes to creating a fun environment that people want to be in. Lighting is an integral part of creating an atmosphere where people want to come and dance and party with their friends. But lighting […] Read More

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Operating a Restaurant? Have These Licenses in Place

Posted on: June 19, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

Opening a restaurant is an exciting venture borne out of a passion for a specific type of cuisine, lifestyle, food, or serving the community. But actually getting things up and running isn’t a simple process. Once a concept is figured out, color schemes are picked, a name is decided on, and real estate is handled, […] Read More

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Bar Liability: Ensure That Every Bar Has Safe Exit Routes

Posted on: June 12, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

There are a number of liabilities that bar staff and owners have to be aware of when operating on a daily basis. From slips and falls to overserving, the usual suspects of risks can happen at any time in the nightlife community. However, one risk that owners should not push to the side is making […] Read More

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3 Methods to Communicate and Work Well with Your Franchisees

Posted on: May 8, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

When it comes to franchising, communication is the key to building a strong relationship between parties. But communication isn’t as simple as just having a conversation. Franchises can be spread out throughout your city, your state, country, and even the world; think about the global reach of places like KFC and SuperCuts. With the potential […] Read More

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