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Adrian updated 13 days ago
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Adrian Marquez
Founder, Anthropologist, Sommelier
What is real leadership? NEW RESOURCE ADDED: 5 LEVELS OF LEADERSHIP I've always hated those managers that all they did was yell at people. The type that they think they are a leader because they have a title, HA! Not... (More)
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Adrian Marquez
Founder, Anthropologist, Sommelier
From the one and only Todd Staley: "The average job tenure of a restaurant employee is just one month and 26 days (7 shifts)... It takes less than two months for a restaurant employee to leave their job. Restaurant employment... (More)
Adrian updated 16 days ago
Adrian Marquez
Founder, Anthropologist, Sommelier
WORST SERVICE EVER LIVED I’ll never forget it. It was supposed to be an easy brunch, high end, multi course kind of place. Two waiters and one manager. No bartender. No bussers or foodrunners. Pride weekend. Few reservations on the... (More)
Adrian updated 16 days ago
Adrian Marquez
Founder, Anthropologist, Sommelier
WILDEST THING YOU’VE EVER OVERHEARD? As a busboy / barback / waiter / bartender / sommelier / manager you get to hear all kinds of conversations. But this one really took the cake. So an older lady came for dinner... (More)