November 29, 2023


Inspired by sport

Local business owner trying to fill positions in 15 locations

Employees at the Little Caesar's pizza location at 1936 North Highland Avenue in Midtown Jackson work on orders behind a sign letting customers know the local company is hiring with plenty of positions available.

Kevin Colbert and his household personal 15 businesses in Jackson and West Tennessee – 8 spots of Minor Caesar’s Pizza and 7 areas of Activity Clips haircuts.

The past two years commencing with the COVID-19 pandemic and preliminary small business shutdown and subsequent workforce difficulties have had an impact.

“It’s far better than what it was,” Colbert mentioned. “We have a truly great group of crew users and wonderful administration workers that are focused.

“But a year back or so I observed that we were owning difficulties filling positions, and it bought to the point in December where by my wife and I both equally labored 10- or 12-hour days for 10 times in a row because we essential anyone in our tales acquiring stuff finished.”

Functioning in their pizza places to eat isn’t some thing that is out of the normal for Colbert. He says he likes to do it on a frequent foundation to maintain a good quality romance with personnel in each shop and he just enjoys the do the job of building pizzas.