An important part of any hospitality environment is the personnel they hire. Hospitality operators at times struggle to find the right people. In regards to hiring the right people for your bar, you may consider giving extra attention to a resume that does include a bartending school certificate or recognition.
Bartending schools are designed to teach people how to serve at the bar. They follow all the theories pertaining to the industry and then will add their personal experiences which they have lived.
Why consider a certified bartender:
- Knowledge of recipes
- Methodology of makes drinks is taught: beers, wines and cocktails
- Proper service techniques
- Importance of liquor inventory management
- Enhanced customer relation
It is also a good idea to call the bartending school as both a reference in regards to the employee you are considering, but also a way to create a relationship with the school for future staffing needs.Education is gold and your “liquid” assets sales will only benefit from it.