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Serving The Conventioneer

All of these people are really thinking about where to eat dinner. After all the years I have spent in this business, I thought I had encountered most every type of guest. Working for over 13 companies in restaurants around the country had left me confident of this. My current job proved me wrong. My […]

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How To Fold A Napkin

 The “how to” series continues this week with a lesson on how to fold a napkin.  I will start with the standard triangle “stand up” fold and then the more interesting “pouch” fold.  This may be very remedial to some, but most restaurants in America still use the standard “roll up.”  For the benefit of […]

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How to Carry Three Plates

  In continuing the “how to” series on this blog, we are turning from glasses to how to carry three plates.  Carrying three plates in one hand is one of the first tricks many servers are required to learn.  You can always spot a new server as they carefully walk through the dining room with two […]

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How To Carry Three Glasses In One Hand

One of the first serving tricks that most servers learn is how to carry two glasses in one hand.  This is a basic skill of serving and will save many unnecessary trips if you work in a restaurant that discourages trays.  The shortcoming is that you are still limited to carrying three glasses at once.  […]

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The New Tips For Improving Your Tips Index

I truly want Tips For Improving Your Tips to become the web’s premeir site for server knowledge and the skills that help server’s increase their income.  This site is filled with over 100 posts that help further that goal.  This also means that can be a bit daunting to read.  In order to make it […]

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