Kick Apps: 5 tech tools that help operators manage from afar

January 25, 2017

New technology means operators can be on an island in the Pacific and still grow their business — as long as there is Wi-Fi.

Before the Internet and smartphones, restaurant operators needed to be present for nearly every move made inside their four walls. Schedules needed approval, deliveries required a signature, and reports demanded a nightly tally by hand. Today, cloud-based technologies help operators stay tethered while managing day-to-day operations from afar.

Here are five tools for off-site management:

Oversee schedules

7Shifts cloud-based scheduling software makes scheduling a snap and opens up all-important lines of communication between staff members through