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Chris de Jong

Chris de Jong is the Marketing Lead for 7shifts, an employee scheduling app designed for restaurant based in beautiful Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. He works with the rest of the 7shifts team to help their customers all over the world save time scheduling, reduce labor costs, and improve communication in their businesses.
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Recent Posts

By: Chris de Jong April 13, 2018

How To Calculate Restaurant Overhead Rate (And 5 Ways to Reduce It)

Restaurant Metrics

What makes a restaurant successful? This definition will depend on who you’re talking to, but the majority of..

9 minute read
By: Chris de Jong January 19, 2018

Predictive Scheduling: How To Adjust To Local Labor Law Changes

Industry News & Trends  |  Restaurant Training & Hiring

Of the many things a restaurant owner is expected to juggle—bookkeeping, marketing, sales, and training, to name a..

8 minute read
By: Chris de Jong May 19, 2017

6 Productivity Hacks for Busy Restaurateurs That Really Work

Restaurant Management

You know it. Your vendors and suppliers know it. Your staff knows it. Your family / significant other / dog knows..

7 minute read
By: Chris de Jong February 3, 2017

The Split Shift: Your Restaurant's Secret Weapon for Scheduling

Restaurant Metrics  |  Restaurant Training & Hiring

North American culture has long perpetuated the notion of the “Nine to Five.” People tend work Monday through Friday..

8 minute read
By: Chris de Jong December 1, 2016

How to Communicate Effectively in Your Restaurant: 7 Suggestions

Restaurant Management  |  Restaurant Training & Hiring

Can you reduce employee turnover simply by understanding how to communicate effectively in your restaurant?

8 minute read