Staffing a business is difficult at the best of times, let alone in the current climate. Justin Joiner (Stomping Ground) will present a panel of guests, and to learn how they managed staffing throughout the pandemic.
Roxy Boubis (Stomping Ground)
Alex Dever (Brick Lane)
Pete Walsh (Bodriggy)
Cherry Noble (Blackhearts and Sparrows)
• How we managed the reopening from a staff perspective - there was a sudden shortage of staff and those that were still keen to work were dealing with all sorts of things; anxiety about the virus, their own financial position, relationship issues that had come to a head during lock down, isolation.
• How we dealt with the many staff that came out of lockdown with a fresh plan for their life, keen to head to a new employer or a new role, or even a new industry.
• Plans to manage the ongoing lack of backpackers, international students and other workers that were such an important part of the hospo industry.
• What we think the future looks like in relation to the hospo universe.