Posted By Heather Webb, RFMA,
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
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RFMA Gives 2015 location announced
is excited to announce East County Transitional Living Center in El
Cajon, California, a suburb of San Diego, as the RFMA Gives 2015 recipient.
This facility is a faith-based nonprofit organization that provides
meals, transitional and emergency housing, biblical training and job
skills development to individuals and families, enabling them to
become productive members of the community. ECTLC services are
available to all men, women and their minor children regardless of
their culture, ethnicity and/or faith. Their buildings were once a
motel and restaurant, which have been converted into living and
dining facilities along with a sanctuary. They serve an average of
25,000 meals per month. Currently RFMA and ECTLC personal are
determining the complete scope of work for the project. Stay tuned
for further information.
To get involved with RFMA Gives 2015,
email Jeff Dover at RFMA at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call him at (972) 805-0905, Ext. 3.
Another Member Meet-Up announced: RFMA is coming to
join us for a Member Meet-up in downtown Denver on Aug. 18. Meet up with
your RFMA peers on the patio at The Tavern Downtown overlooking Coors
field, home of the Colorado Rockies. Registration is just $15 and
includes drinks and appetizers. Hope you can join us in Denver!
When: Monday, Aug. 18t, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Where: The Tavern Downtown in Denver
register for this event or for our Apps & Appetizers event on June 26
in Dallas, click
here or visit our event calendar.
Has your title changed? Has your office moved?
questions have been added to your RFMA InSite profile! Log in today to
update your InSite profile with your most current information. We want to
make sure we are serving our members to the best of our ability and need
your most current and accurate information to do that. To update your
profile just log onto www.rfmaonline.com,
sign in using your username and password and click on "Manage
Profile" and "Edit Bio."
Don't remember your password? Click
on "Forgot Your Password?" under the login area to get a
password reset link sent directly to you.
Facilitator: Don't chase your
of us experienced a record-breaking winter. With higher-than-average
snowfall and colder temperatures, the weather may have wreaked havoc on
your pavement. And, as if digging out your pavement is bad enough, now
restaurant facility managers must find funds to pay for maintenance.
MyCheck collaborates with PayPal to expand
a checkout app for restaurants, has collaborated with PayPal to enable
consumers to pay at table through the PayPal app. According to a release,
the app enables users to select a restaurant from a list, check-in to the
venue, and view ordered items and prices on the mobile device, split the
bill (if desired), add a tip, redeem an offer, accrue loyalty card
stamps, quickly check out by hitting the pay button without waiting for a
check and receive an email receipt.
Passing on swipe fees to servers
Restaurant Business Online
it legal to pass on credit card swipe fees not only to guests but also to
your serving staff? The answer is yes, for tips only, in most states.
If you have water that is being heated for cooking
or beverages then you have scale forming in that equipment. Scale
negatively impacts taste of foods and beverages in addition to the
maintenance nightmare caused in equipment.
Want a solution that saves money? Contact Mavea.
Getting back on energy budget after a rough winter
Building Operating Management
of the country had a pretty rough winter, and that led to a lot of people
going over their energy budget. What can facility managers do now that
the weather's improving to help make up for some of that spending?
Have your roofs got you covered?
Given the long, harsh winter
that much of the nation just endured, it is time to inspect and protect
our roofs from further damage while repairing what those cruel elements
have chipped away over the winter months.
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Services and maintenance: Energy improvement plans
Today's Facility Manager
growing budget constraints, many facility managers are being pushed to
focus on energy savings opportunities as part of their organizations'
goals to reduce costs. But where does one start? How do facility managers
cost-effectively obtain the data necessary to make good decisions and rise
to this challenge?
'Keeping Fire in Its Place' is theme for Building
Safety Month's first week
and carbon monoxide alarms, fire sprinklers and passive fire-rated
construction such as fire walls and fire doors designed to stop the
spread of fire save lives and protect property. Those and other safety
measures in fire and building codes published by the International Code
Council provide minimum safeguards for fire prevention and protection.
Compliance is the key to minimizing the damage from fires and saving
lives. The ICC is spreading the message of fire safety during the first
week of National Building Safety Month, celebrated throughout May.
your business has multiple locations, coordinating all of them is a
massive job. You need one source to get everything functioning as a
unified whole and to keep it that way. Source One is that one source.
The new Endura XL models received a great response
at RFMA 2014. If you didn’t get a chance to see Endura XL, take a
moment to visit EnduraXL.com
& see why your business needs this upcoming addition.
Firing family can be tough but necessary
your own relative is one of the toughest challenges for family-owned
franchises, although a father-and-son Toppers Pizza franchisee in Lincoln
and Omaha, Nebraska, says if it has to be done, you have to do it.
6 tips on choosing an HVAC contractor
because HVAC contractors are popular doesn't mean they are the right fit
for your facility. HVAC contractors will be always in demand because
individuals and businesses constantly need their HVAC systems either
serviced, repaired or replaced. Follow these six easy steps to choose a
reliable HVAC contractor.
We provide pavement construction and maintenance at
more than 4,000 locations throughout the U.S. & Puerto Rico. From
paving the parking lot at a distribution center to correcting drainage
and sewer lines at a retail locations; with KAI, you always get what’s
best for your project and your budget.
Top 5 places for in-store marketing messages
new restaurant patron survey that identified the most compelling
marketing messages and assets to drive repeat business and inspire
recommendations found that messages about loyalty programs and events and
specials are the strongest way to inspire repeat visits. In fact, 72
percent of the respondents said they were effective.
Fast food wars spill over into mornings
Archita Datta Majumdar
With Taco Bell, Chick-fil-A
and others, Americans now have more fast food choices in breakfast than
they ever had before. Taco Bell's new campaign with the two dozen guys
named Ronald McDonald who declared their love for Taco Bell's new
breakfast choices has taken the industry and consumers by storm.
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