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24Oct2014

REPOST: 6 Fascinating, Scary Drinks to Liven Up Any Halloween Party

This is a repost from WCPO Cincinnati, wcpo.com, and was co-written by Joseph Bruno, Director of our school… It’s easier than ever to go beyond serving glasses of pumpkin ale and neon orange-colored cocktails at an annual Halloween party. Put together with help from Joseph Bruno, director of the American Bartenders School of New York, here’s
  • 24 Oct, 2014
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16Oct2014

Our Favorite Fall Cocktails

Fall is here at last. When you start seeing signs for Oktoberfest, you can finally say goodbye to summer blender drinks and making some real drinks. As a bartender in New York City, I have come to loathe the use of a blender. Throughout the country, from the beach bars that surfers frequent in California to
  • 16 Oct, 2014
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13Jun2013

Go Where the Jobs Are!

The U.S. economy changes faster than the New York Mets line-up , but there are sectors that seem to hold their own no matter what.  At the top of that list is the bar and restaurant business.   In the last quarter, over 38,000 NEW JOBS were added. In case that stat doesn’t mean anything
  • 13 Jun, 2013
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22Jul2012

Why Bartending Jobs are Secure, No Automation or Out Sourcing

The recent recession has made it difficult for many unemployed people to find jobs in their field. The one area where employment opportunities are growing are in the service industry. These type of jobs are difficult to automate or outsource abroad. This is especially true for bartenders. If someone at their local bar wants a
  • 22 Jul, 2012
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30May2012

Do You Need a Bartending License

Many people who want to bartender think all there is to bartending is opening a bottle of beer, pouring a shot and knowing a few jokes to entertain customers. Often they think that they can fake their way into a lucrative bartending job because they know a few drinks and have also been the bartender
  • 30 May, 2012
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23May2012

College Grads Go to Bartending School

With the prospects for many new college graduates dim, many are returning to school to become bartenders. According to Joe Bruno, director of American Bartenders School in New York, over 33 percent of our classes are now college grads. A bartender can earn $150 to $300 daily with salary and tips. This works out to
  • 23 May, 2012
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01May2012

NYC Bartending Job Opportunities

Bartending is one of the few jobs that are both mental and physical skills.  Bartender needs manual dexterity to handle bar tools, bottles and glassware.  Customer service skills are necessary because bartending is a service job and happy customers are more likely to leave a tip. A bartending job is highly desirable and can be
  • 1 May, 2012
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26Feb2012

Why Not All Bartender Jokes Are OK

When I was bartending in a local New Jersey bar one summer, I told a joke to a group of customers. The 2 customers I told the joke to laughed. A patron at the other end of the bar who had herd the bar told me that they were insulted by the joke and would
  • 26 Feb, 2012
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16Jan2012

How To Be a Good Bartender

It takes more than knowledge of mixology to be a successful bartender. Good customer service is a must because the majority of a bartender’s income will come from tips. Here are simple customer service rules that good bartenders practice every day. Always Have a Good Attitude When a bartender starts his shift and steps behind
  • 16 Jan, 2012
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27Dec2011

Hangover Cures

Best Hangover Advice One of the the most important things for a good bartender to know is how to cure a hangover.  Here at American Bartenders School this is an important part of our customer service training. Everyone has their favorite cure for the hangover and most of them have little or no validity. A
  • 27 Dec, 2011
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