In the hospitality industry, one of the most common challenges is hiring reliable front and back of house staff. Finding great candidates is often time-consuming, especially if it’s delegated to only one person. Having worked in staffing for over 15 years, we knew there had to be an easier way to hire and decided to launch… Read more »

The National Restaurant Show, held in Chicago, is the largest gathering of restaurant and foodservice professionals. Every year it showcases everything from equipment and supplies, to food and beverage, to technology. We’re thrilled we had the opportunity to attend May 18-21 for its centennial year not only as exhibitors, but as the sole hospitality staffing provider in… Read more »

At LGC, one of our main goals is to form meaningful connections with our clients, workers, and the community. For that reason, we offer volunteer days to our employees. Twice a year they receive a paid day off to volunteer with one of their favorite charities or organizations to help connect with their community. In order to spread awareness, we’ll be highlighting volunteer days… Read more »

  LGC Hospitality, the leading national hospitality staffing agency, today announced the launch of their staffing solution, LGC Now. LGC Now is a staffing engagement tool that provides LGC employees an opportunity to secure flexible employment based upon their schedule, while providing clients with the chance to obtain qualified talent when they need it. Recently… Read more »

LGC NOW is excited to announce our partnership with Shiftgig, a workforce technology company headquartered in Chicago. With Shiftgig’s decision to focus solely on their flagship software, they will transition 12 markets to LGC Hospitality, with us taking on their workers and book of business. Additionally, we’ll begin using Shiftgig’s software, Deploy, to manage our… Read more »

Rules of the Contest: You must do the following to be entered in the contest: Follow/Like @lgchospitality Post a photo of your unique employee experiences working for LGC (examples of what we are looking for above!) Use the hashtag #LGCatWork Tag @lgchospitality in the photo In addition to winning the prize, you may also have… Read more »

Food Service Jobs

Many people seek hospitality jobs during the sports season as a way to earn extra cash, but yours means a lot more than a paycheck. You can’t wait to get to work each day, because you truly enjoy everything about the position. This job is where you want to be all year, not just during… Read more »

Preparing for a Hospitality Job Interview

Starting fresh in a new job is exciting, but first you have to master the interview process. Hospitality employment agencies can connect you with top employers, but it’s your job to convince the hiring manager you’re the best fit for the position. Job interviews can rattle the nerves of even the calmest professionals, but try… Read more »

Questions to Ask in a Hospitality Interview

You’ve been interviewing for a position at a hotel, and you just received a job offer. First of all, congratulations! No doubt about it, plenty of people applied for that job, but you’re the one the hotel wants. It’s a great honor to be offered competitive hotel jobs, but things just got real. Before accepting… Read more »

Earning a Tip in Hospitality

Waiting tables is hard work, and when you do an outstanding job, you deserve to get paid. It’s always disappointing to check the tip line and discover you didn’t earn as much as you hoped. Whether you were hired through hospitality employment agencies, a referral or simply walked in the restaurant for an application, this… Read more »