21 Feb 2011

FREE Party Tonite at Bender’s for Industry Workers Only – The 6th Annual SF Mid-Winter Barworkers Ball!

Well, my fellow colleagues of the city’s gin bins, it’s happened again.  Another holiday season has come and gone and now we find ourselves in the always-pleasant slump that follows.  What to do?  Why drink, of course! Tonight come congratulate yourself on a job well done and one more year under your belt serving

Stephen Torres - Threadbare-Fact Finder (Editor, San Francisco) 1
27 Sep 2010

How NOT to Tip a Bartender

Being cash-strapped by nature, most of Broke-Asses know a thing or two about working in the service industry. We’ve previously doled out advice on how to behave at a restaurant, and generally how to not be an asshole to those who are serving you. My personal experience with being a

Laura S - Spendthrift Scribe 0
09 Apr 2010

More Tips on Tipping to Ensure Friendly Service

Look, you’re a big kid now and chances are if you’re reading this you probably work or have worked in the service industry in some capacity in the past, so I’m not going to tell you how much you should or shouldn’t tip at restaurants/bars/coffee shops/hot dog stands/car washes. (Ashley

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Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap
25 Jan 2010

Bar Workers Ball Tomorrow Night!!

Calling All Service Industry Workers (ONLY!): Working behind the bar or out on the floor tended to be a little on the lean side this year. Things have gotten so bad that the city has become a veritable graveyard of boarded up taverns and dusty dining rooms with papered windows.

Stephen Torres - Threadbare-Fact Finder (Editor, San Francisco) 1