Should Restaurant Training go Virtual? Jon Taffer says, Yes.

By Chrissy Ockerbloom
July 24, 2015

Some of you might know Jon Taffer, the internationally recognized restaurant owner, operator and concept developer. He's the mastermind behind the popular show, Bar Rescue, and has given over 30 bars the tools to build a successful operation....
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How to Turn Popular Bar Games into Social Media Opportunities

By Chrissy Ockerbloom
July 17, 2015

Multi-Tasking Your Way to Marketing Success As a bar owner, we know you have one million things going on. When you're faced with tasks ranging from finance to the temperature of the beer pouring out of your taps, it's difficult to find time for...
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7 Essential Tips For Opening a Hookah Bar

By Connie Lin
May 07, 2014

The best hookah bars are a great destination not only for shisha smokers, but also for anyone looking to relax in a laidback environment, hear some good music and escape the typical sports bar or club scenes. In order to strike the delicate...
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The Evolution of the Jukebox: Top 15 Moments in Jukebox History

By Lara Rosenbaum
April 14, 2014

What happened to the jukebox? You remember it: the giant machine in the corner of the pizza joint, its glass smeared and scratched from eager music-loving hands, the pages of oldies and top-40 hits that you flipped through with your friends. It...
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The Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day Playlist for Bars and Restaurants

By Lara Rosenbaum
March 11, 2014

St. Patty's Day is around the corner—and it’s the perfect time to create a new celebratory playlist for your bar or restaurant. In fact, the green holiday is one of the top days for American bar crawls. Millions celebrate every year. Even one of...
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How to Launch a Social Media Plan

By Lara Rosenbaum
February 20, 2014

It’s no secret that using social media will directly engage your customers and help accelerate your brand’s growth. If you don’t believe it, here’s proof: According to a recent study by Rice University, consumers spend 45% more of their dining...
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What Olympic Music Can Do for You

By Lara Rosenbaum
February 13, 2014

If you’re like most of us, Sochi has provided a distraction of Olympic proportions, and maybe even motivated you to go for your own version of gold. The Olympic athletes use music to motivate them—and for good reason. Upbeat music has been shown...
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Let Guests DJ Your Events with their Smartphones

By Lara Rosenbaum
January 12, 2014

SXSW, the music, film and these days, just-about-everything festival is around the corner, March 7-14, and Rockbot will again be one of the best opportunities for event music entertainment. In 2013, Rockbot was named the best music tech company...
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Going Digital: The Latest Bar and Restaurant Technology Trends for 2014

By Lara Rosenbaum
December 23, 2013


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Rockbot Rocks the Best Black Friday Deal for Businesses

By Lara Rosenbaum
November 25, 2013


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