Restaurant Patio Tips

Tips for a Great Restaurant Patio Make sure your customers keep coming back for more! Open Table has created a list of the top outdoor dining restaurants. The list was created with the help of a survey from Open Table users.  The venues featured can provide great...
Using your Buyer’s Guide

Using your Buyer’s Guide

If you are a restaurant vendor or supplier, you know how valuable it is to get your information in the hands of the owners and operators.  Our guide has a statewide distribution of 4,500 and is mailed directly to restaurants all across the state.  Contact us to be...
‘Closed’: The Story Behind the Sign

‘Closed’: The Story Behind the Sign

by: John Self, The Service Doc We’ve all seen “closed” signs hanging in the windows of empty restaurants, especially since COVID tore into our industry and lives. We probably just glanced at the signs but didn’t really see them. Closed signs are such a common sight...

Women’s Leadership Course

We have designed an approach for women managers/leaders considering their challenges, workplace variables, and differing ambitions. Through our extensive work with women, we know there are unique strengths that get buried or compromised. We want to deliver leadership...
The Service Doc – John Self

The Service Doc – John Self

I have had 16 years of restaurant management experience in several chains (Chili’s, Steak and Ale, Brown Derby, for three) ranging from manager trainee to vice president of operations of a regional chain. I have owned 3 independent restaurants and a comedy club....
ERTC Guidance from Adesso Capital

ERTC Guidance from Adesso Capital

The NMRA is taking proactive steps to ensure our member restaurants take full advantage of the federal pandemic assistance available to them. Maximizing the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) The ERC is a federal initiative to support efforts to keep employees on the...