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Larry Bain

Culinary Ambassador FoodShed, Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose

Recent Posts by Larry Bain

The Mission-Driven Café: When doing the wrong thing is the right thing to do

Category: Community Engagement & Impact
Ask most museum directors, restaurant consultants, and other knowledgeable folks and they will tell you: “Hire an outside food-service company to run your café.” Well, that makes perfect …

Labor Pains at the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose

Category: Financial Sustainability
One might think that a new restaurant chain called “Now Hiring” has opened in urban centers across the nation. Especially in the Bay Area, the blessing of “full employment” has become a …

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