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Cash Overages and Shortages

Cash Overages and Shortages Shortages may not be deducted from the gross business income unless the business can demonstrate that the shortage was a result of an error in recording

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Weekly Update: Snow Didn’t Stop 2017 Hill Climb

Snow Didn’t Stop 2017 Hill Climb Hospitality members didn’t let a snowstorm stop them. Nearly 100 Washington state hoteliers and restaurateurs trekked to the Washington Hospitality Association’s annual Hill Climb

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Seattle Minimum Wage

Disclaimer – You are reading archive content on minimum wage. For the most current information, visit: https://wahospitality.org/resources/minimum-wage-resources/ On June 2, 2014 the Seattle City Council voted to implement a city ordinance

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Overtime Rule Blocked in Federal Court: Will Not Take Effect Dec. 1

Note: The information in this article is outdated. Go here for more current information on this topic.   In a surprise ruling, a Federal judge in Texas issued a nationwide

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Washington Hospitality hiring event has 100+ job opportunities

SEATTLE – On October 6, 2016 the Washington Hospitality Association will be connecting King County citizens with job opportunities at a hiring event. Entry-level jobs are the cornerstone for Washingtonians joining

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Secure Scheduling Ordinance: Is your business affected?

On Sept. 19, 2016, the Seattle City Council unanimously passed the Secure Scheduling Ordinance into law. We’re rolling out bite-sized pieces in the coming weeks to get you up to

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Toolkit: Secure Scheduling Ordinance

On Sept. 19, 2016, the Seattle City Council passed the Secure Scheduling Ordinance, 9-0. The ordinance will require businesses provide: Two weeks advanced notice of schedules Premium pay for changes after posting

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How does household-income growth affect restaurants?

Household income registered a solid increase in 2015, according to new figures from the U.S. Census Bureau. Real median household income was $56,516 in 2015, up 5.2 percent from 2014 and the strongest annual increase since data reporting began back in 1967.

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Washington Restaurant Market Watch: America Loves its Restaurants

According to the annual Gallup Work and Education Poll, restaurants are among the nation’s most highly regarded industries. And this is no fluke.

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Quick Service is Data Driven

There’s a massive change underway as best practices from retail and e-commerce find their way into the restaurant industry. These industries were the first to harness data in pursuit of

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DOL Raises Overtime Exemption Threshold to $47,476 a Year

Note: The information in this article is outdated. Go here for more current information on this topic.   Today, Vice President Joe Biden, Department of Labor (DOL) Secretary Tom Perez