27 Aug '16, 2pm

Each decision made as a #smallbusinessowner must be weighed for all its effects. #SmallBusinessSaturday #B2B...

Opportunity costs are, perhaps, the most ignored costs in a busy business. That may be a coffee shop, coffee roastery, or a restaurant. In fact, they apply to every business and I think deserve more discussion. Opportunity costs sneak under the radar because they don’t show themselves obviously in the profit and loss statement. An opportunity cost is the cost of a decision you made, the cost of the opportunity you didn’t take. To make sense of this I’m going to use a busy coffee shop as an example, specifically one item on the menu: Pourover Coffee & Opportunity Cost The industry has clearly started to pay attention to the costs involved in a pourover. The price of a cup of coffee, brewed by hand, have steadily risen. I’d say, in London, the price is close to averaging £4 a cup. That’s pretty expensive. It makes sense; because there’s a good amount of focused manual labour...

Full article: http://www.jimseven.com/2016/08/08/coffee-opportunity-cos...

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A World of Specialists: #Coffee and Chemistry

A World of Specialists: #Coffee and Chemistry

scaa.org 27 Aug '16, 1pm

My interest in chemistry was sparked in 2007 when I received a copy of Luca Turin’s The Secret of Scent: Adventures in Per...

#NCAsummit16 is a different kind of #coffee event:

#NCAsummit16 is a different kind of #coffee event:

ncausa.org 27 Aug '16, 2pm

October 26-28, 2016 The Intercontinental Miami Miami, FL Reserve Your Room Now Member rate: $450 Non-member rate: $575 Ear...

Your Fate Is Sealed: Coffee's Effects Are Written In Your Genes

Your Fate Is Sealed: Coffee's Effects Are Writt...

sprudge.com 26 Aug '16, 5pm

Dr. El-Sohemy and his colleagues recruited 4,000 adults, including about 2,000 who had previously had a heart attack. Then...

Irving Farm loudly & proudly promotes diversity in coffee. Read more:

Irving Farm loudly & proudly promotes diversity...

irvingfarm.com 26 Aug '16, 9pm

Irving Farm's Director of Wholesale, Teresa von Fuchs, has had the opportunity to visit coffee farms in a few different pa...

EL Wire Gets Some Touching After Effects

hackaday.com 26 Aug '16, 11pm

If you thought glowy wearables have had their time, guess again! After a few years designing on the side, [Josh] and [his ...

Are You Here for the Coffee or the Culture?

Are You Here for the Coffee or the Culture?

perkdup.blogspot.com 26 Aug '16, 4pm

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Competitive Coffee Lets Loose: The Barista League

Competitive Coffee Lets Loose: The Barista League

baristamagazine.com 26 Aug '16, 3pm

The Barista League Brings Baristas, Brewing Methods and Beers Together for a Fun Take on Coffee Competitions BY MIKE AKINS...

#3DPrinting at the Microscale Will Cut Cost and...

designnews.com 26 Aug '16, 3pm

There's been a lot of R&D activity recently in 3D printing at the nanoscale, as we've reported . But that's all R&D. Meanw...