- Business License
- Financing Arrangement
- Getting Health Dept. Approvals
- Searching for a Location
- Searching for Suppliers
- Regular Schedule & Events Calendar
- Selecting Your Cart
- Management Guide
- Hotdog Cart Operations and Maintenance Manual
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Marketing and Selling
- Tips for Success
Owning your own hot dog cart business is going to be rewarding and enjoyable. The guidelines in this section should help you to be successful whether you have one hot dog cart or have several units with a number of employees running them.
Owning and operating several hot dog carts in different locations is a way to increase profits but it also comes with special challenges. Managing employees can be difficult and frustrating if not done properly. This section provides some ideas, guidelines and some business forms to use in managing your human resources effectively.
Hot Dog Cart Management Guide Index
Please note that laws governing employees and sub-contractors vary from place to place. Make sure that you conform to these in every respect.
Both you and your employees should be familiar with the Hot Dog Cart Operations and Maintenance Manual , the Employees Rules of Conduct guide, and the Dress, Deportment and Hygiene Code . Review these with them in person and have copies of them in the cart for reference. Have employees sign them.