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102: Chef Champe Speidel On The Power Of Precision In Your Restaurant

    Chef Champe Speidel is a graduate of Johnson and Whales University. After graduating in 2000, he got busy over the next five years honing his craft. In 2005 he and his wife, opened Persimmon; a modern restaurant, serving ingredient and technique-driven American cuisine. 10 years later, his restaurant is being featured in countless magazines, he…

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101: Chef Robert Sisca On Why Hiring Experience Is Not Always Best

    Chef Sisca is a graduate of Johnson & Wales and has worked his way through New England, and New York. While in New York he fine-tuned his skills at One If By Land, Two If By Sea, before becoming Sous Chef at the renowned Le Bernardin.  During his tenure at Le Bernardin, they…

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100: Marnie Swedberg On The Power Of Faith, Gratitude, & Servant Leadership

  Marnie is the author of 12 books, speaker, online mentor, owner/manager of a retail, as well as an online business. So why is she on the show? On top of all that she is the proprietress of two family restaurants: M&K Takeouts and Over Coffee Espresso Café. Her business strategies have been shared by: ABC,…

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099: Nick Sarillo On The Significance of Great Staff and Community

        Nick Sarillo is the founder, CEO and “Primary Keeper” of the Purpose and Operational Values of Nicks Pizza & Pub – The sixth busiest independent pizza company in per-store sales in the United States. Additionally, he is the author of A Slice of the Pie: How to Build a Big Little…

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098: Authority Thursday | Owen McGab Enaohwo On How to Create Effective Processes & Procedures in Your Restaurant

    Owen is the co-founder of SweetProcess, an online application that makes it easy for you to systemize your entire Restaurant by quickly documenting procedures on how you get tasks done so that your employees know what you know. We often discuss the importance of systems, processes and procedures, but we never really dive into the…

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097: What I Learned In 2014 | Plus The Most Common Guest Answers

    If there is one episode to listen to, this is the one! This episode is a recap of what I learned in my first year as Host of Restaurant Unstoppable.  It is a summary of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned from interviewing over 75 successful restaurant professionals. I went through every episode and…

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096: Talking Tuesday | 9 Ways to Make Better Use of Time In Your Restaurant

  During this episode I reflect on my summer internship and how I  could have been more effective if I had applied the lessons from the book Eat That Frog!: 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time. While being a Managing Intern, I discovered while you may know what needs to be…

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095: 3 Reasons to Turndown 4,500 Twitter Follows

  As  professionals we’re approached with tempting situations to get ahead. These tempting situations can come at the expense of losing some of your authenticity and dignity. In this episode I share one of those situations and how I handled it. The key take away from this experience is that there is no benefit in…

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094: Greg Blencoe on 7 The Principles to Become a Supermanager!

  Today we’re talking to the author of The Supermanager: A Short Story About the Secrets of an Extremely Successful Manager, Greg Blencoe. His book tells the story of an ambitious young professional who is seeking mentorship from what seems to be a “Super Manger.” This Super Manager goes on to share with this young…

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093: Chef Edward Aloise on the Power of Keeping Your Eyes to the Future

  Chef Aloise has a career, which spans over 40 years. He’s been the president of a major hospitality corporation; a hospitality educator; guest instructor at Johnson and Whales; Ted Presenter; James Beard semi-finalist… the list goes on and on. Today, he is the Chef and Co-owner of REPUBLIC and Campo Enoteca, both located in Manchester, NH….

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