19 WAYS TO SPOT A FAKE CHINESE RESTAURANT

  This is a great article from Thrillist.   Based on the 19 things below, I’ve probably never eaten in an authentic Chinese restaurant, because of all these look incredibly familiar.  So I guess the next question is, where do you actually find an authentic Chinese restaurant?  Chinatown?  Or do you have to literally go to China? Read More…

4 Retailers Sued (Again) Over Deceptive Pricing

  Only in California.  Four retailers have been sued due to deceptive advertising, namely posting a fake “regular price” to make their not-really-a-sale price look more attractive.   I remember years ago that the retailer I worked for got in trouble for this as well, because we were selling our Christmas cards at “50% OFF!” Read More…

2 Tales of Some Great Restaurant Bosses

  For those of you who have lousy bosses/managers who won’t stick up for their employees, be advised that there are some out there who will.  My #1 rule when I was a manager is that the customer is always right until they attack or belittle one of my employees in a personal manner, and Read More…