Where should you open up a restaurant or café?

Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been prepping you on how to think when looking for a new location to open up shop. There are tons of things to consider before expanding to a new location, but one thing is clear: preparation is key.

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Smile! Here’s why the selfie can bring business success

It’s probably not on your to-do list and the mere thought of a duckface might make you cringe, but ‘the selfie’ is still alive and well. In fact, selfie marketing offers an array of opportunities for entrepreneurs. Ready to hop on the selfie bandwagon? If so, here’s how cater to consumers right through your camera lens.

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The world’s first Christmas tree shop

Have you thought of opening a pop-up shop – but you’re not quite sure about the concept? Anna Benson knew tons about Christmas trees – and figured out that it was about time to give the world its first Christmas tree shop. This is how she did it!

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Top most busy days for salons in December

We’re only weeks away from Christmas and there are more people looking for health and beauty services than ever. But to make the most out of this booming month, there are highs and lows you need to be aware of. We looked into the gold mine of iZettle data to tell you when you have to stay open and when you should stay at home and celebrate with the people you love the most.
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The best (and worst) days for restaurants in December

To make the most of December, you need to plan ahead. In terms of sales, it’s a month that brings the biggest highs and lows of the year, so it pays to be prepared. When do you have to be open, and maybe even extend your hours (if you can)? And when can you stay closed, and do some celebrating of your own? We have the answers.
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5 hacks to master difficult conversations with your staff

In case of improper behavior among the employees at your restaurant – anything from violation of rules to a disciplinary issue – make sure to be prepared to resolve the problem as smoothly as possible.

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