Restaurant Success by the Numbers

Business Lesson 6 of 7: Five Secrets to Growth

This is a part 6 of a 7 part series about how to start your own bar, restaurant, or nightclub business in Japan. Lesson 6 of 7: Bar, Restaurant, Nightclub – Five Secrets to Growing your Japanese business During Lesson 6, I’ll cover the following topics: Do Your Homework Pay Attention to the Details Be…

Strengths Finder

Business Lesson 5 of 7: Potential Problems and Solutions

This is a part 5 of a 7 part series about how to start your own bar, restaurant, or nightclub business in Japan. Lesson 5 of 7: Bar, Restaurant, Nightclub – Potential Problems and Solutions During Lesson 5, I’ll cover the following topics: Inadequate or Inappropriate Funding High Competition Knowing the Laws to Follow Failed…

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Business Lesson 4 of 7: Opening Successfully and Finding Your First Customers

This is a part 4 of a 7 part series about how to start your own bar, restaurant, or nightclub business in Japan. Lesson 4 of 7: Bar, Restaurant, Nightclub – Opening Successfully and Finding Your First Customers During Lesson 4, I’ll cover the following topics: Write a Press Release “Friends and Family” “Soft Opening”…

The Professional Bar and Beverage Managers Handbook

Business Lesson 3 of 7: Sample Business Plan

This is a part 3 of a 7 part series about how to start your own bar, restaurant, or nightclub business in Japan. Lesson 3 of 7: Bar, Restaurant, Nightclub – Sample Business Plan During Lesson 3, I’ll cover the following topics: Importance of a Business Plan Finding Resources to Help Build Your Business Plan…

The Power of Habit

Business Lesson 2 of 7: Business Legal Requirements

This is a part 2 of a 7 part series about how to start your own bar, restaurant, or nightclub business in Japan. Lesson 2 of 7: Bar, Restaurant, Nightclub – Business Legal Requirements During Lesson 2, I’ll cover the following topics: Notification to the Public Health Center Notification to the Fire Department Notification to Tax…