Warning: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home/davhdnt2/tipssquared.com/wp-content/plugins/covertsocialbuzz-pro/CSSmin.php on line 324

Warning: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home/davhdnt2/tipssquared.com/wp-content/plugins/covertsocialbuzz-pro/CSSmin.php on line 328

Warning: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home/davhdnt2/tipssquared.com/wp-content/plugins/covertsocialbuzz-pro/CSSmin.php on line 340

Warning: Illegal string offset 'singular_portfolio_taxonomy' in /home/davhdnt2/tipssquared.com/wp-content/themes/canvas/includes/theme-functions.php on line 803

Archive | Rules of Serving RSS feed for this section

The Rules of Serving: Rule Five

Rule Five: Always recommend what is in the guest’s best interest, not yours.     (Note: There are many hyperlinks today that will send you to posts were I have previously addressed specifically issues that I address in this post.) This is the second time in two days I have sat down to write this […]

Read full story Comments { 8 }

The Rules of Serving: Rule Four

Rule Four: Guests do not care how much you know, until they know how much you care We have truly become a nation of cynics.  We doubt the sincerity of others and feel that no deal comes without a catch.  We have good reason.  Every special offer comes with fine print.  We are constantly being […]

Read full story Comments { 12 }

The Rules of Serving: Rule Three

  Rule Three: Generic Servers Receive Generic Tips.   We all have seen it before.  The server who walks up to a table and lifelessly repeats the corporate approved script when greeting a table.  They seem as if they are only about three more repetitions from developing a facial tick from irritation.  No inflection or […]

Read full story Comments { 10 }

The Rules of Serving: Rules One and Two

Rule One:  If you worry about the guest, the money will take care of itself.   Rule Two:  If you worry about the money, the guests will not take care of themselves.   Rules one and two are corollaries of the same basic principle.  Your focus as a server must be on the guest and […]

Read full story Comments { 16 }

The Rules: Rules 1-10

If I were not a server, I think I would make a good scientist.  My approach to serving is very similar to scientists testing new theories.  I form hypothesis and experiment to see if it can be proves true or false.  Everything I write about here has been tested on thousands of guests and over […]

Read full story Comments { 10 }
T2 footer ad
UA-20160599-1