Wages, staffing, substance abuse: It"s getting harder to run a restaurant

The food business is notoriously difficult. New state regulations, changing tastes, staffing woes and even global warming are making success tougher to sustain......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

A reckoning with the dark side of the restaurant industry

In the wake of Anthony Bourdain’s suicide, chefs and restaurateurs speak out about rampant stress, depression and substance abuse in their field and ways to fight back......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 12th, 2018

Louisville restaurants accused of not paying overtime in federal suit

The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit against Louisville's two North End Cafe restaurants, alleging that the restaurant owes more than $130,000 in back wages to at least 18 employees. A DOL spokesperson confirmed to Louisville Business Fi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

The Daily Biotech Pulse: Denali"s Positive Results, Novartis" Substance Abuse Therapy Launch, Medtronic Earnings

Here's a roundup of top developments in the biotech space over the last 24 hours. Scaling The Peak (Biot.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 20th, 2018

The Daily Biotech Pulse: Denali"s Positive Results, Novartis" Substance Abuse Therapy Launch, Medtronic Earnings

Here's a roundup of top developments in the biotech space over the last 24 hours. Scaling The Peak (Biotech stocks hitting 52-week highs on Nov. 19) read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 20th, 2018

Exclusive: BofA building owner lands celebrated restaurant team for new fine-dining spot

Most of the city's large restaurant groups are heading in the fast-casual or self-serve direction to curb rising costs and staffing woes. Hi Neighbor, however, has rarely followed the beaten path......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

Private payrolls rise in October; wages surge in third quarter

U.S. private sector payrolls increased by the most in eight months in October, suggesting overall job growth accelerated this month after Hurricane Florence weighed on restaurant and retail employment in September......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 31st, 2018

Mental health, mentoring program receives $2.2M boost

Compeer Buffalo has received two grants totaling $2.175 million to boost its mentoring programs for youth with mental health disorders. The grants come from two separate federal agencies. A three-year grant for $375,000 from the Substance Abuse and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 28th, 2018

Grant awarded to expand opioid treatment to Medicaid population

A three-year federal grant will allow three area health providers to expand access to medication-assisted treatment to Medicaid recipients with opioid addiction. The $1.5 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

IBC Foundation gives Caron $185K to support its battle against opioid addiction

IBC Foundation's grant will be used by Caron to expand its substance abuse disorder education and prevention initiatives throughout southeastern Pennsylvania......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

US Jobless Rate Nears 49-Year Lows, Hurricane Hurts Wages, Payrolls

US Jobless Rate Nears 49-Year Lows, Hurricane Hurts Wages, Payrolls US job growth slowed in September, as Hurricane Florence depressed restaurant and retail payrolls, but the unemployment rate fell to near a 49-year low of 3.7 percent, pointing to a fu.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 5th, 2018

Uber and Lyft Drivers in Chicago Will Hold Rally to Protest Abuse and Low Wages

“We all like this, we just have to make it work better.” .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 16th, 2018

"High-need" Genesee County funded for addictions services

With a recognition of high need for opioid treatment programs, Genesee County will receive funding to expand addiction services. The Genesee Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Inc. will receive $650,000 in federal funding through the Opioid St.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2018

Is It Time to Invest in Staffing Stocks?

Improving wages and positive economic outlook could drive growthRelated Stocks: RHI, MAN, KFRC,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusAug 27th, 2018

As costs rise, Portland restaurant owners say they"re still struggling to find talent (Infographic)

Data from restaurant industry job board Poached shows more than 90 percent of restaurants will hire in next two months, with nearly half saying finding talent is harder than it was a year ago.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2018

Former New Jersey Gov. Christie named chairman of Palm Beach County rehab center following acquisition

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was named executive chairman of the Juno Beach-based Beach House Center for Recovery, which was recently acquired. New York-based private equity firm BelHealth Investment Partners acquired the substance abuse tr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2018

Meet the startup Traci Des Jardins, Thomas Keller are banking on to help ease restaurant staffing woes

The online staffing marketplace works with well-known San Francisco eateries like Delfina, Lazy Bear, Mixt and The Slanted Door. It connects restaurant operators with workers who are hired on a temporary or freelance basis......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018

So you want to open a franchise restaurant? Here"s how.

Here's what it takes to open up your own franchise restaurant — it's harder than you might think......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2018

House passes Mass. congresswoman"s bill to ease addiction workforce shortage

A bipartisan effort to encourage more people to enter jobs in the substance abuse treatment field cleared the U.S. House this week, as lawmakers considered a series of bills aimed at addressing issues related to the opioid epidemic. U.S. Rep. Katherin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2018

Need an entry-level job at a store or restaurant? It can be harder now

Getting a job at a store or fast-food restaurant — often a way into the economy for an unskilled worker — used to be as simple as walking .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 2nd, 2018

ASU nurse practitioner named chief medical officer of Crossroads

Crossroads is the state's largest residential substance abuse treatment provider......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2018