Blogs & Forums

Published: Aug 30, 2011
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2018
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Informal Information Sources to Help You Stay Current

In this section we have gathered some of the most popular peer-to-peer information sources, such as blogs, discussion forums and other social media resources. Industry information is always changing - for the latest news, current issues and popular opinions - try following one or more of these sources. In addition, blogs and forums usually give you the opportunity to join the conversation, either by posting comments, questions or opinions of your own.


Bar & Restaurant Success
This blog features articles, tips, and tools to help you manage a successful bar or restaurant.

FohBoh Blog
This blog is run by the people at - a leading social-business community for the global restaurant industry.

Zagat Buzz Blog
Zagat Survey is now the world's leading provider of consumer survey-based information on where to eat, drink, stay & play worldwide, with ratings and reviews based on the opinions of over 350,000 surveyors from around the globe.

Discussion Forums:

The Bar Nation Forum -
An active discussion forum covering bar and nightclub ownership and management. Discussion Forums 
The FohBoh forums contain a wide range of restaurant industry-related postings.