Since 2003, LGC has been a key player in the hospitality staffing space, servicing hotels, restaurants, and hospitality events around the country –– but did you know we also partner with clients in other industries? Some of these include warehouse, distribution, administrative, and healthcare. 

Bars and restaurants across the U.S. have been closed for more than a month due to the coronavirus. While many still offer take-out and delivery options, an estimated 8 million workers are without jobs, with venues seeing more than 50% loss in revenue and an even higher number in lost patronage.  

Due to the rapid spread of the coronavirus, thousands of bars and restaurants have been forced to temporarily shut down dine-in service in order to maintain the health and safety of their patrons. Although many businesses have continued to offer takeout and delivery services, sales have taken a huge hit –– not to mention the staff. Working in the hospitality space, we understand… Read more »

During a time where we all feel uncertain of what the future looks like, one thing we have to do is support one another. Due to the coronavirus, business operations are being upended and causing workers to work from home, or in the case of the hospitality industry, not at all. Regardless of the industry you’re in, as a manger it’s your responsibility to guide, inform, and encourage your team… Read more »

As of 2019, there were just under 1 million unfilled jobs in the restaurant and hospitality industries – with that number expected to almost double in the next 10 years. Finding the right employees to fill those open positions is not only necessary for running a functional restaurant, but it’s integral to stay ahead of the competition.  

Recently LGC launched a new staffing solution to add to their growing product line, the Recruitment Subscription Service. The service offers restaurants the opportunity to hire hourly workers for a flat monthly fee by providing the resumes of prescreened candidates who have already undergone a thorough interview process. Created based off the need to find great talent during a challenging hiring climate, the Recruitment Subscription Service aims to help… Read more »

During the last few months of 2020, businesses began to think about their goals for the following year. With 2020 being the start of a brand-new decade, planning for the future is key to stay up to date with trends, new technologies, and foreword thinking ideas.  

Ah, early December. It’s that magical time between Thanksgiving and Christmas where business won’t be slowing down until the new year and burnout may have already begun. Though many consumers aim to have their holiday shopping done before Thanksgiving, high in-store and online traffic continues to prove otherwise. Retail stores, restaurants, and hotels are just a few… Read more »

For the past 16 years, LGC has been lucky to service a diverse group of clients around the country. They’ve helped make us experts in the hospitality industry, so we can use our knowledge to continue growing and improving our business. We talked to several clients about what they like most about working with LGC –… Read more »

Every week we comb through the news to find employment trends affecting the hospitality industry so you don’t have to. This week’s topic: introducing temporary employees to your full-time team.