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171: Braden and Yasmin Wages | Where There is a Will There is a Way

In this episode we cover: the power of having a life and business partner who compliments you; why its important to keep your standards high and to take care of people even when times are hard and pennies of few; the significance of being different and offering a unique selling proposition; and why you need to…

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170: Talking Tuesday | A Slice of the Pie: How to Build a Big Little Business

    Its Talking Tuesday! On most Tuesdays I go solo, but this week we have a special REPEAT guest, Nick Sarillo joining us to discuss numerous topics covered in his book: A Slice of the Pie: How to Build a Big Little Business. We do a lot of talking at Restaurant Unstoppable about the importance of…

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169: Steve Smith | You Attract Who You Are

  In this episode we discuss: the importance of having clarity in your strengths and weaknesses, why you need to stay challenged and true to your goals, how to attract a great team, why culture and a list of core values is so important, and the importance of a clear brand and target audience. For over…

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Nick Ballias

168: Nick Ballias | Don’t Dream For Success… Work For It!

What we’ll discuss today: quitting while your ahead; being able to pivot and adopt to guest needs; Paying attention to the numbers; and the power of a good website. Nick has worked in the restaurant industry since he was 13 years old. It was while attending Drexel University and managing 3 Saladworks location, when he…

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Nate Beck

167: Nate Beck | Its About Intentionally Paying Attention To People

  In this episode we discover the power of super niching, scaling with a food truck,  extreme people and service orientation, and learning to say no. Previously the manager of two specialty shoe stores, Nate has chased and caught his dream as the proud Founder and Owner of Natedogs; one of the most recognized food…

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166: Authority Thursday | James Eling | Best Facebook Practices Plus Mistakes to Avoid

Today we’re discussing the do’s, dont’s, and Facebook best practices.  If you want to know how to engage others on Facebook, how to go about delegating Facebook to staff members, how to avoid the most common mistakes made, and what additional tools you can be using to maximize your Facebook efforts, then you’ll want to…

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165: Chef Kevin Nashan | The Moment You Don’t Give A Shit… It Is Over

In this episode we learn about the power of surrounding yourself with intelligent people, marketing yourself by using actions, keeping your give-a-shit reflex sharpened, and why you need to serve and care for your community. Chef Nashan got his culinary start while growing up in his families Northern New Mexican restaurant. Eventually, he would go on…

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164: Rob Grimes |Leveraging Data Analytics and The Secrets to Purchase The RIGHT Tech For Your Restaurant

  Are you interested to know what the tech tends of the future are? Are you not too sure whats meant by data analytics? Or are you familiar with what data analytics is, but you’re uncertain on how to leverage it? Do you want to buy new restaurant technology, but you’re uncertain about going through the…

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Oliver Camacho

163: Oliver Camacho |Get Behind Your Staff and They’ll Get Behind You

  Today Oliver Camacho teaches us: why its important to keep things light and fun; the power of using body language on the floor; the significance of developing rapport and trust through servant leadership; how important it is to support and educate your staff; and why you should not bull-shit your guest. Oliver, a formally-trained…

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Christine Ruch

162: Christine Ruch |How Knowing Why Has Made Her Successful

    Are you not sure what we mean when we say, “Live with a definite purpose and start with why.”? Then you won’t want to miss this episode, because todays guest embodies just that. Christine has spent more than a quarter century in the restaurant industry and is the brains behind Fresh Thymes Eatery….

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