5 Ways to Recognize Leadership Potential

5 Ways to Recognize Leadership Potential

For any business to grow, it needs to fill a continuing cycle of leadership positions. Most managers in the convenience store industry started out in a support position and moved their way up. Someone, somewhere along the way, saw potential in them and put it to work...
How Can You Help Your Employees Manage Stress?

How Can You Help Your Employees Manage Stress?

Everyone experiences stress, and some jobs can be more stressful than others. While we can’t always control the causes of stress, we can control how we respond to them. As a convenience store manager, it’s important to not only manage stress in your own life, but also...
How to Manage Your Moonlighting Employees

How to Manage Your Moonlighting Employees

About 13 million people — roughly 8.3 percent of the workers — have more than one job. Given the ever-present staffing challenges in the service industry, it’s not uncommon for hourly employees to moonlight with other retail or foodservice operations, possibly...
Cash Handling Best Practices

Cash Handling Best Practices

As a convenience store manager, your days are busy. Making cash deposits may just seem like another task on a busy to-do list. The biggest mistake you can make, however, is to treat cash handling as simply part of your routine. Follow these best practices: Stick to a...