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Alison Arth

Alison Arth is a hospitality consulting professional who partners with businesses to build long-term success through establishing culture, cohesive brand identity, team training, and internal systems. To date, she has been involved in 13 restaurant openings. Learn more at www.saltandroe.com.
Posts by Alison Arth
How an employee handbook can make or break your business

How an employee handbook can make or break your business

Learn why employee handbooks are necessary and how to turn guidelines into action.
How to raise funds for your restaurant

How to raise funds for your restaurant

Get an overview on how to approach pitch meetings, site visits, and friends and family investments.
How to order and purchase for a new restaurant

How to order and purchase for a new restaurant

Check out key considerations to help you make smart buys before and after your restaurant opens.
How to negotiate your restaurant lease (and the partners you need)

How to negotiate your restaurant lease (and the partners you need)

Learn tips to to understand the fine print of the lease before you sign on the dotted line.
How to open a restaurant: Building a strong brand identity

How to open a restaurant: Building a strong brand identity

Explore a few strategies for taking ownership of a new restaurant’s brand identity.
The 3 best preview events for opening a restaurant

The 3 best preview events for opening a restaurant

Which restaurant preview events are right for your community and concept? A hospitality expert explains how to pull them off.