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How Restaurants Are Rated?

The general rating system of restaurants consist of five different grades or ratings, each one which has its own set of criteria and expectations. The rating is typically represented as a star based system. With the more basic type premises being given on star right up to the more luxurious five star rating. A more […]

Critical Location Selection Criteria For a Restaurant

Once you’ve decided to start a restaurant business you will have to choose a location where your new venture can thrive. Location is of great importance to the viability of a restaurant business. While you know you need a good restaurant location with plenty of space, there are a lot of other things to consider. […]

The Importance of Branding and Marketing in Hospitality

Managers in the hospitality industry should understand marketing and branding. Hospitality marketing prepares future managers with the knowledge needed to ensure that their company, whether it is a well established hotel or a new restaurant, understands the way consumers think. This is extremely important, because the consumer drives the hospitality industry. Understanding the mind of […]

Top 5 Things To Do In Waterford

Many claim that Waterford is one of Ireland’s hidden gems. The county has plenty of history as it is Ireland’s oldest city. As old as it is, there are plenty of things to do. Here are our top 5! 1. Copper Coast In 2001, Waterford’s Copper Coast was announced as a European Geopark. Then in 2004, it […]

What to Look For in a Great Receptionist

Do you know what it takes to be a great receptionist? If you are hiring a new receptionist for your establishment, then you will need somebody that makes a fantastic first impression, can show initiative, and has great experience. However, a great receptionist will need posses plenty more traits than that. While undertaking the hiring […]