18 Ways To Prevent & Reverse Failure
1. Restaurant failure - You could set your self up without knowing it, if you are not keeping up with Spying & Researching Current Restaurant Trends and how your competition is profiting from them. If someone where to ask you what are the Top 3 hottest restaurant trends, could you answer or not? Start today & Don’t delay or your competitors could start taking customers away from you!
2. Becoming more flexible, adapting and not resisting restaurant trends and industry changes, will put you in a better position to experience restaurant success, increase future profits, and reduce the chances of becoming another restaurant failure statistic!
3. You do not seek out and invest in a Restaurant Consultant when you are having some problems with cash flow, management, accounting! Why wait to find out if you got it all figured out, instead bring in a restaurant consultant to get a second professional opinion. Nothing lost if you are on point as to the reasons for your restaurant problems, but if you are not on point you just set your self up possibly for major losses in profits, unnecessary financial worries and stress, worst case scenario restaurant failure instead of restaurant success.
4. Customer service in your restaurant must become a priority, you see how your customers are treated could directly affect and determine restaurant success or restaurant failure for your business, just based on how your guests are treated, read what star bucks does to ensure their guests are happy - click here restaurant marketing:
5. Word of mouth free advertising for your restaurant! Are you doing everything possible to take advantage of the most powerful form of free advertising. Sit down now or when you get a chance after reading this and write down what can you do to make your guests start saying good things about your restaurant when they are out with friends, at work, at family gathering, what can you do to get them to do word of mouth recommendations for your restaurant.
6. Register for continual education courses in restaurant management and training.
7. Call now SCORE 1800 634-0245, retired business volunteers to tap into professional free restaurant consulting offered through Small business administration.
8. Not taking restaurant marketing, more seriously, make a commitment right now to seek out new restaurant marketing ideas.
9. Have some one review your restaurant accounting system to see if it is poorly organized, you may find ways to help you reduce expenses, save more money, and lets not forget keeping an accurate restaurant daily sales log.
10. You still may not really know how to compare restaurant financial statements or interpret them, why not invest some time into really learning how to do this.
11. Looking at cash available vs their accounting records to determine how to pay their daily, weekly and monthly expenses.
12. Not staying on top of your current liabilities vs your current assets, could harm in how you can pay your future related expenses.
13. Your restaurant accounting system has incorrect entries of financial information, find out if you do before it creates possibly cash flow problems and who knows what else!
14. Your gross restaurant sales are lower then your operating expenses, and have you looked into what is the reason, either on your own or with a restaurant consultant.
15. Not using costing software to help you manage and control the Menu items not accurately documented, costed and updated.
16. You are not ( or not looking into ways to improve on ) keeping good inventory of food & beverage levels, nor being counted, costed at the end of each accounting period or recorded in your accounting software. Look for a way to improve this.
17. Your inventory levels of food and beverages are too high relative to corresponding restaurant sales.
18. You do not collect, review your daily or weekly operating information, and take action accordingly based on this restaurant financial data.
Restaurant Success or Restaurant Failure which do you choose today after reading this article, of course restaurant success, but will you start implementing the things today what you read here. Please send me feedback how this article has helped you, things you may like covered not covered here, even testimonials if because of this article you experience any wonderful profitable things….:>)