Cyrus Batchan, restaurant industry consultant, publishes guidance on hospitality research
Online research related to a hospitality business such as a restaurant is complex and time-consuming, notes Cyrus Batchan. The range of subjects is broad, and sometimes the information found is outdated or not trustworthy
By: Cyrus Batchan Business Consulting
Conducting necessary research related to a hospitality business such as a restaurant is complex and time-consuming. First of all, there is a very broad range of issues to research, such as location, target clientele, and regulatory issues. Then you must double check facts and figures from a number of different sources, because it is important for you to ensure that your sources are credible and that you do not support misinformation or flimsy entities through your research. This is particularly true when undertaking your legal research online. The creation and widespread use of the internet has made research far easier and more efficient than it was in the past with all sorts of information available at the click of a button, most people forget the fact that this convenience also comes with a price to pay.
While the internet has contributed immensely to the availability and accessibility of information, it goes without saying that there is a lot that issues to be taken into consideration when it comes to conducting research on the internet. Not only does credibility remain a major issue when conducting research on the internet, but the intrinsic sensitive nature of legal research worsens the problem tenfold. Moreover, with novices claiming to be professionals and uploading researches and creating blogs full of misinformation, conducting research over the internet can be quite a hassle for a variety of reasons.
You are off to a good start with a well-organized online library. A good starting point for any "electronic"
For regulatory issues that apply to restaurants and other hospitality businesses, there are research guides specifically for legal requirements. For example, Georgetown University has an information website about Business Law at http://guides.ll.georgetown.edu/
Similarly, Cornell University has the Legal Information Institute online which offers a broad range of resources for business law at https://www.law.cornell.edu/
Certain online sources and platforms are also integrated with Google-powered search engines for you to enter appropriate keywords and browse through countless articles from numerous online journals and law reviews. Fortunately for any researchers, countless developers interested in making research more convenient and hassle free have launched applications that contain credible information making research extremely easy – that too without the risk involved. Since all information on these platforms and applications goes through intensive checks beforehand, one can easily benefit from the contents of the research without worrying about authenticity.
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