Restaurant http://wknofm.org en In Restaurants, Everything Matters http://wknofm.org/post/restaurants-everything-matters <p></p><p>There’s a popular belief that nine out of ten new restaurants fail in the first year. It’s a myth.</p><p>A new study by an associate professor of hospitality management at Ohio State has identified a real figure of six. Six out of ten new restaurants fail in the first year. That’s still pretty high mortality, but not out of line with startups in other business categories.</p><p>Nevertheless, I think the only business tougher than retail is the restaurant business. There are just so many different reasons why people don’t come back.</p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:36:00 +0000 John Malmo 23570 at http://wknofm.org In Restaurants, Everything Matters Menu, Menu...Menu! http://wknofm.org/post/menu-menumenu <p>My wife got a five-dollar restaurant coupon, and in our house five-buck restaurant coupons get used.</p><p> Wed, 23 May 2012 13:30:00 +0000 John Malmo 14088 at http://wknofm.org Menu, Menu...Menu!