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A Modest Proposal: Tips for McDonald's Workers

The article on Fast-Food Workers in the September 15 issue of the NEW YORKER is worth our time:  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/09/15/dignity-4

I am particularly concerned about this statement:  “A recent study by researchers at the University of California-Berkeley and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign found that fifty-two per cent of fast-food workers are on some form of public assistance.” (i.e., Food Stamps and Medicaid).”  And this one: Most of their employees today are adults—median age twenty-eight. 596 more words

Contemporary Moral Issues

8 Simple steps to becoming a winning restaurateur

By Jesse Torres

(Photos by @melcrave)

Not too long ago I had the opportunity to interview Omar Loya in my weekly radio show on KCAA NBC Radio… 1,050 more words

4 things you should be doing every time you hire a new employee

The process of adding a great employee to your staff doesn’t end after making a job offer. While the interview process ideally leads you to the most qualified applicant, it won’t find you a worker who arrives on the first day knowing everything. 645 more words

Restaurants

Webinar: Trends in Retail Food Marketplace

On Wednesday October 15th the National Restaurant Association is hosting a panel discussion webinar event that will touch upon the current trends in the retail food marketplace. 106 more words

Events

America's Restaurants -- Industry of Opportunity

Short video by the National Restaurant Association. Did you build your business from the ground up? We’d love to hear your story!

Police Handcuff Some Protesters As Fast-Food Workers Rally For Higher Pay

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Dozens of protesters demanding higher wages for fast-food workers were handcuffed Thursday, including in Manhattan, where they blocked traffic.

It was the latest attempt by demonstrators… 841 more words

News

Healthful Tips for Kid's Menus

Designing a great kid’s menu for your establishment that includes nutritious and tasty options that appeal to children and parents alike will lead to a growth in sales. 299 more words

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