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The Retired CEO of YUM! Brands Has the New Goal of Developing the Next Generation of Leaders

The Retired CEO of YUM! Brands Has the New Goal of Developing the Next Generation of Leaders
  David Novak was the first of his family to graduate from college. He studied journalism at the University of Missouri and started working in advertising. After a few turns in his career, Novak found joy in working in the restaurant industry. He eventually co-founded Yum! Brands and acted successfully as CEO for many years. Now, in Novak’s Read more

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The Retired CEO of YUM! Brands Has the New Goal of Developing the Next Generation of Leaders
  David Novak was the first of his family to graduate from college. He studied journalism at the University of Missouri and started working in advertising. After a few turns Read more
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The Retired CEO of YUM! Brands Has the New Goal of Developing the Next Generation of Leaders
May 23, 2022
  David Novak was the first of his family to graduate from college. He studied journalism at the University of Missouri and started working in advertising. After a few turns in his career, Novak found joy in working in the restaurant industry. He eventually co-founded Yum! Brands and acted successfully as CEO for many years. Now, in Novak’s Read more
What a Dip in Veganism Popularity Means for the Food and Beverage Industry
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Key Insights: In 2022, 5% of respondents were vegan in the Statista Survey. Harris Poll in 2020 found that about 3% of U.S. were vegan. New data finds vegan and vegan related google searches declining. To eat meat or not to eat meat? That is the question. Vegan, vegetarian, pescatarian, no matter how you describe it, there has been a Read more
Can NFT Restaurants Elevate the Dining Experience?
May 17, 2022
What a restaurant can do and be is shifting. In an increasingly digitized world, it's pertinent for the success of a restaurant to continue to be on the frontier of technology Barbara Castiglia of Modern Restaurant Management says, “What restaurant owners and operators should be thinking about for now and for the future is what we’re kind of Read more
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  Americans love breakfast. A recent survey indicated that 62% of Americans chose breakfast as their favorite meal of the day. That sounds like an opportunity. Kirk Ruoff, Founder and CEO of Turning Points Restaurant, thinks so as he embarks on turning his award-winning restaurant into a franchise concept. He spoke with The Main Course about Read more