Restaurant Unstoppable with Eric Cacciatore

This is the 2nd interview with Chef Shawn Quade and Veronica Fill. To get the full back story, head over to restaurantunstoppable.com/297.

In this episode with Chef Shawn Quade and Veronica Fil, we discuss:

  • The role delegation plays in expanding your business.
  • How delegation and giving people equity in the business increases drive, moral, and overall energy of the team.
  • What Veronica and Chef Quade find appealing about the Los Angelos market.
  • Doing only what you are best at, and surrounding yourself with a team of people who are better at all the other things.
  • How surrounding yourself with great people doesn't just happen; it takes constant, gentle pressure.
  • When opening a second location, getting the first location to the point where it doesn't need you to operate efficiently.
  • The goal being to make yourself redundant on a day to day basis.
  • Sharing the spotlight with your team.
  • How awards and other accolades are becoming a bunch of shit and how they have more to do with advertising and marketing than anything else.
  • Having someone on team to do the boring stuff (organizing contract, managing media, economics, trends, price forecasting).
  • The benefits of pre-ticketed dining.
  • Having definite strategies and goals put in place.
  • Looking at what everyone else is doing, then do the opposite.
  • The difference between the American and Australian markets.
  • Creating new categories to instantly become #1.
  • Having an open-mind toward technology.

Show notes…

Favorite Success Quote or Mantra.

"You can't fail if you haven't stop trying yet."

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Resources Mentioned

  • Episode 297- My first recording with Chef Quade and Veronica Fil
  • Typsy
  • Tock

Contact

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Huge thanks to Shawn Quade and Veronica Fil for joining me for another awesome episode. Until next time!

 

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