service industry Archives

The Giving Kitchen The restaurant industry attracts a wide range of workers, from those dedicated to careers in hospitality to those just trying to make ends meet. Servers who rely on tips for income often experience fluctuating incomes that can make keeping funds on hand… Read More >

What Would You Like to Drink? Hear those beer geeks over there? What a lot they know, and how they love to share it among themselves! This is why it took not a beer geek but a sommelier, a professional interpreter of other people’s tastes,… Read More >

100,000 Opportunities for the Youth of America A hundred thousand: the number was hard to miss last week when Starbucks and 11 other high-profile private companies served up an initiative to train and hire at least that many young people ages 16-24 for what are called middle-skill jobs–jobs… Read More >