Entries by bjorn

3 Ways to Build a Sustainable Business Post-COVID, According to Jon Taffer

When there’s a problem, entrepreneurs fix it. But it’s not enough to just solve today’s problems anymore. That’s reactive and short-sighted. We have a massive opportunity to thrive after this pandemic, but it’ll only happen if we spend today solving tomorrow’s problems. Look out into the future, and create the solutions that will resonate in the months and years to […]

Jon Taffer Says Bars Need to Reset, Not Reopen During COVID-19

We recently caught up with Jon Taffer — industry expert, the host of Bar Rescue, and an entrepreneur with new ventures that include the opening of Taffer’s Tavern restaurant and the launch of Taffer’s Mixologist — for a follow-up on our discussion from April about the effects of COVID-19 on bars.  

‘Bar Rescue’ star on re-opening restaurants, dealing with bureaucracy

  As the D.C. region slowly reopens amid the coronavirus pandemic, bar and restaurant owners find themselves facing a new frontier, confronted by the reality of new safety protocols and government bureaucracy. The star of ‘Bar Rescue,’ Jon Taffer, joined Jim Lokay on The Final 5 to talk about what’s next for the local restaurant […]


Former San Diego Chargers legend, Shawne “LIGHTS OUT” Merriman joins the No Excuses Podcast. Shawne talks about his post NFL career and the latest projects he has been involved with including starting his own MMA Promotion Company called Lights Out Xtreme Fighting! Jon then catches you up with everything Taffer! Plus Jon has a new […]