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Great Verbal Tips This Weekend Grrrrrrr….

I don’t know how many times people said great meal and great service and left me just the minimum. I mean how many tables do I have to do to make great money when people are leaving 8 , 9 , and $10? All I can do is hurry through the numbers and hope by […]

March Is A Pivotal Month

March for me has been the month to get things set up for the summer. So it is work for me this month beginning with picking up two shifts on Tuesday and Wednesday so I am on 6 in a row. It has been slow some nights during February due to the enthusiastic viewing of […]

Canada vs Russia Tonight

Monday the night I was called off some waiters walked out with $17. That’s how dead it was. Last night it was almost as dead with some people walking out with $40 in their pocket. I think I was the high roller of the night and I only left $71 richer. Now with tonight’s Russia […]

My Top Five Jobs – Number 1

For those of you who have been reading this blog for any length of time you would know my number 1 job was working with Renaissance Cruises between 1992 and 1996. The places I saw and the things I did with the people I met was unforgettable. Waiting on a cruise ship is like being […]

It Was Relentless

Okay I haven’t commented or posted over the weekend due to the hundreds of people we served over the weekend. Valentines combined with the fact it fell on the weekend meant Friday Saturday and Sunday were going to be busy. Today is a provincial holiday so it will be busy again but I am not […]

A Nice 2-3 Hour Wait Tonight

After a rather slow Friday we got rocked tonight. I had a section that was the speed section with one 4 top and 3 deuces. Not much right , but I did 16 tables tonight flipping them like a stack of pancakes. At the end of the night sold $1388 , tipped out $55 and […]

It is Thursday’s Quiz

Another week has flown by and the only thing I can say about my night at work tonight is I didn’t make much money but some older woman said I looked like Leonard Cohen. That was a first for me and my wife wholeheartedly disagrees with that. I wonder what Leonard looked like when he […]