Jamie's Italian infuses its training programme with passion

Training for staff retention: Jamie's Italian

By Melodie Michel

Staff retention can be greatly improved by providing new recruits with the right training. BigHospitality visited a Jamie's Italian kitchen to find out more about the company's training programme.

Hospitality businesses are making efforts to make the industry look more appealing

Recruitment: Making hospitality an attractive career option

By Melodie Michel

With the continued growth of the hospitality sector, combined with the lowest unemployment rate since 2008, finding new recruits is set to become more and more challenging. So where can restaurants, hotels and pubs find potential candidates, and what...

Recruitment brings with it certain legal risks employers need to be aware of

Recruitment: A 5-step legal guide

By Melodie Michel

Aside from the challenge of attracting, selecting and keeping the right candidates, recruitment brings a range of legal risks hospitality businesses should be aware of. 

Box-checking: The Pensions Regulator is urging employers to start preparing for automatic enrolment now

Pension auto-enrolment: Hospitality checklist

By Luke Nicholls

With major changes gathering pace in the world of workplace pensions, BigHospitality has spoken to a number of industry experts to give you everything you need to know to ensure a smooth transition into the automatic enrolment scheme.