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Latest news from the hospitality industry, digital learning arena and what's new at CPL Learning

In the weeds

Being in the weeds

We all know the feeling when your mid-way through a busy service and you’re feeling overwhelmed! Find out how our hospitality community deal with being in the weeds and how to stay calm under pressure.

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The Access Group and CPL Learning

CPL Learning Aquired by Leading Software Providers The Access Group

The Access Group has announced its acquisition of CPL Learning, the UK’s leading learning and development partner for the hospitality and retail sectors. CPL Learning will be incorporated into The Access Group’s sector specific Hospitality division, which partners with more than 1,500 customers in the UK, to deliver cost savings, improve productivity and give them the freedom to focus on guest experiences.

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Recruitment After Lockdown

Successful Recruitment After Lockdown

As operators start planning for recovery, recruitment in these sectors is going to play a huge role in the rebuilding of the economy and it will be important to look at the specific challenges of recruiting after the impact of the pandemic.

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Chef Hacks

Chef Hacks

In the next instalment of our Hacks series, Peru Perdu Chef Ayisha Compaore shares some top tips that will help you keep your cool in the heat of the kitchen!

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Bar Hacks

Bar Hacks

In the latest video from our Hacks series Maray Bar Manager Mark Jackson shares his top hacks for stellar service and keeping your cool under pressure behind one of Liverpool’s favourite restaurant bars.

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Restaurant Hacks

Restaurant Hacks

In our Hacks series we grill our featured hospitality pros for their top time and sanity saving tips and advice for working in a hospitality environment. First up, some pro hacks for working on the floor of a busy restaurant.

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The Evolving Landscape of Forecourt Retail

The Evolving Landscape of Forecourt Retail

Whether it’s serving the local community or preparing for an increase in domestic tourism, forecourt retailers will play an important part in serving British shoppers in 2021. Adapting and planning are key in an operator’s ability to capitalise on the opportunities presented to them, and training plays a huge role here. Let’s look at some of the ways training will help you in 2021.

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