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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

These Are the Most Used Drugs in the World — And Opioids Aren’t Even in the Top 5

About 53 million people worldwide use opioids or their natural counterparts and nearly half of them develop substance-abuse disorders leading to about 118,000 overdose deaths every year, According to........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 16th, 2019

New partnership to develop short-term beds for mental health and substance abuse care

The Hawaii Department of Health announced its partnership with Wahiawa General Hospital to provide short-term mental health "stabilization" beds in a hospital setting. Currently in the development phase, the project anticipates providing as many as.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2019

Rising meat prices threaten restaurant chains" bottom lines

Meat costs are finally going up, and that’s weighing on a dining industry that’s already reeling from rising minimum wages......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2019

Rising meat prices threaten restaurant chains" bottom lines

Meat costs are finally going up, and that’s weighing on a dining industry that’s already reeling from rising minimum wages......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2019

Legendary San Francisco fine dining restaurant to close after years of struggling to break even

Another chapter in San Francisco's storied restaurant history will close next month with local chef Traci des Jardin's decision to shutter her flagship, Jardinière. Following years of rising employment costs, mounting staffing challenges and incre.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2019

Chef Traci des Jardins to close San Francisco flagship Jardinière after years of struggling to break even

Another chapter in San Francisco's storied restaurant history will close next month with local chef Traci des Jardin's decision to shutter her flagship, Jardinière. Following years of rising employment costs, mounting staffing challenges and incre.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2019

Substance-use providers call for $75M for workforce

The New York Association of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Providers gathered at the state Capitol Tuesday to call for more workforce funding to end what the group says is an opioid, heroin and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 11th, 2019

MAP, a startup combating substance abuse, raises $25M from Aetna, others

Can we use technology to better fight drug addiction? This CEO is focused on ending the "totally unacceptable" human toll of the opioid epidemic. He's got a fresh $25 million in the bank to hire and expand......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2019

Lower wages, student loan debt: Here's why it's harder for Millennials to build wealth

Millennials are running into plenty of money troubles as they try to build wealth in a time of.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 26th, 2018

Disability makes justice even harder for victims of sexual abuse: Report

Women with physical disabilities may find it more difficult to escape violence.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018

CareFirst issues RFP as part of program to fight opioid abuse

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield has put out a call for organizations to help with a program to increase substance use disorder services and opioid addiction treatment. As part of recently issued request for proposals, Baltimore-based CareFirst plans to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2018

The biggest NFL Draft busts of the last 15 years

Otto Greule Jr/GettyFor every Peyton Manning or Von Miller in the NFL Draft, there is another former top prospect who didn't pan out. Whether they failed because of injuries, substance abuse, or just poor play, a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 28th, 2018

Pruitt Dined With Climate-Skeptic Vatican Official Charged With Sex Abuse, And the EPA Tried to Hide It

The dinner happened at a Rome restaurant that charged $240 per person......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 11th, 2018

Pruitt Dined With Climate-Skeptic Vatican Official Charged With Sex Abuse, and the EPA Tried to Hide It

The dinner happened at a Rome restaurant that charged $240 per person......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 11th, 2018

Twitter’s new algorithm targets ‘trolls’

Twitter announced a new measure it hopes will track and identify ‘trolls,’ or users who spew abuse, and make their tweets harder to find......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 15th, 2018

The old-world restaurant industry is changing rapidly

Re: "Restaurants need a new recipe for wages and menu prices" in the May 8, 2018 issue of Crain's New York Business I was disappointed by the editorial. It was filled with gross generalizations... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 25th, 2018

Restaurant hourly wages have increased, but total pay is down

Your editorial "Restaurants need a new recipe for wages and menu prices" (published May 7) says it's "not uncommon" for workers at "cheap eateries" to earn less than the $13 minimum wage between... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 25th, 2018

Restaurant group: Tipped wage essential to eateries" survival

Your editorial "Restaurants need a new recipe for wages and menu prices" (published May 7) says it's "not uncommon" for workers at "cheap eateries" to earn less than the $13 minimum wage between... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 26th, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: The state"s largest residential substance abuse provider is about to get even bigger

The largest residential substance abuse treatment program in the Southwest is about to get even bigger.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2018