Is an Integrated Approach to Bed Bugs Really the Answer?

If you have bed bugs, then you probably already know the signs: rust colored or brown splotches or stains on you bed sheets, pillowcases, mattress or box spring. The bites are also quite unmistakable. They usually appear on areas of exposed skin in patches or lines of little red dots, and often don’t appear until […]

Why Hotels Are Having Such a Hard Time Killing Bed Bugs

Good night. Sleep tight. Don’t let the- you know what comes next. The stuff of yesterday’s cute nursery rhymes and bedtime story finishing lines has now come to the forefront of the national health conversation. When bed bugs attend a city council meeting in a mid-sized town in Ohio, chasing many of the public out […]

How Restaurant Managers and Owners Can Survive a Bad Economy

As a restaurant manager, you work long hours and practically live at the restaurant. Corporate is constantly breathing down your neck, micro-managing your every move, complaining that you’re spending too much money on insignificant items like lemons or ketchup. And to top it all off, you have to find a way to bring in new […]

How to be a Good Fine Dining Restaurant Male Host or Female Hostess

 How to be a Good Fine Dining Restaurant Male Host or Female Hostess 1. Know what is going on at all times. You really have to know the sections, be aware and keep your eyes open so that you can measure the pace, flow and rhythm of the restaurant. The manager will assist you but […]

How Restaurant GMs and Managers Can Retain Their Best Wait Staff

Any restaurant manager worth their salt is going to read this and have some pondering to do. Or not. If you’re a stellar fine dining or upscale casual general manager or restaurant owner and you’re already doing record sales, have a backlog of return guests, and a super-happy restaurant staff (especially waitstaff), then this is […]

How Waiters, Servers and Bartenders Can Get Better Shifts + Great Side Hustles for Hospitality Workers

How Can Waiters and Servers Get Better Shifts?   1. Understand your managers’ personalities, moods, attitudes, NEEDS and history. #1 Concern should be how much are you selling. Make being a sales leader one of your goals as a server and constantly look for ways to sell more and higher priced items on the menu. […]

Tips for Making More Tips Waiting, Serving or Bartending – SE Asia Edition

Today’s Make More Cash Money Tips Key to Victory:   * The guest’s space is sacred like the air space over an airport. 7 Great Ideas for Waiters and Bartenders to Make More Tips   —–> Do not place things down on the table and push or bump into the guest, food, plates, or say […]

Great Day Jobs for Waiters, Servers and Bartenders

One of the most common problems waiters and bartenders face and are often vocal about, is the fact they aren’t getting enough hours at work. Every single restaurant and catering job I ever worked brought on an onslaught of gossip and everyday chit chat where employees complained that they weren’t getting enough good shifts at […]