service-industry

Service Workers Don’t Have to Pretend to Be Happy Anymore

The service economy has long demanded artificial good cheer in addition to labor — but that could be over

I’ve Been Forced to Go Back to My Bartending Gig in Georgia — This Is What It’s Like

‘I personally don’t want to die for a bartending gig’

Is There Any Tip Big Enough for Service Workers in Coronavirus Hell?

Your server, bartender and delivery driver are risking lives and livelihoods to keep you fed — and many walk away with way less than 20 percent

Am I an Asshole for Going Out to Bars and Restaurants During the Coronavirus?

To be honest, you should probably cook at home tonight