Tipping is at the top of the 2016 legislative agenda for many Minnesota restaurants, and when the 2016 session starts March 8, the Minnesota Restaurant Association will tackle tip pooling specifically.
Shakespeare was wrong: All the world is not a stage, so it’s important to have safe harbors like Bedlam for both professionals and newcomers to the Twin Cities art scene to strut and fret their hour-plus onstage.
Making a donation to a crowdfunding campaign for a preordered gizmo or special restaurant perk is nothing new. But the Kickstarters and IndieGoGos of the world have a sophisticated new relative: equity crowdfunding.
When we survey the members of the Minnesota Restaurant Association and ask them which aspects of our work they find most important and most valuable, the top response is usually the advocacy we do with the legislature, local governments and regulators.