Alicia Dale

Alicia Dale
Alicia is a savvy business professional with a passion for the hospitality industry - the entire industry. A world traveler, with a love of the culinary arts, Alicia's experience includes bartending, restaurant host, coat check, cocktail server, private family sous chef assistant and event planner. Alicia's experience ranges from cash-only dive bars, a 3rd generation family owned business, to outdoor concert venues, to elegant environments that cater to a discriminating clientele. This varied experience, of course, has resulted in many stories, best practices and insights she just can't wait to share. Stay tuned!

Recent Posts

Accommodating Food Allergies

Posted by Alicia Dale on May 16, 2018 9:12:48 AM

Food allergies can be fatal. When a patron discloses they have a food allergy, listen deeply and plan your actions carefully. Sometimes the diner...

Tools of the Trade

Posted by Alicia Dale on May 3, 2018 7:00:00 AM

When working in the hospitality industry you'll need a selection of tools of the trade, which are gender neutral by the way. If you have these...

Secrets to a Stellar Service? A Strong Team!

Posted by Alicia Dale on Apr 27, 2018 7:00:00 AM

Working in the Hospitality Industry often attracts, big, interesting, dynamic independent personalities.  Employees are attracted to working in...

Big Tips for Bartenders

Posted by Alicia Dale on Apr 18, 2018 7:00:00 AM

Bartending, on its best day, can be the most fun you will ever have at work. There are a lot of variances to bartending and many places to work....

Choosing a Hospitality Career

Posted by Alicia Dale on Apr 9, 2018 7:00:00 AM

You've decided you want to work in the industry, you're choosing a hospitality career. You love it and this is where you want to be. You've hushed...

Servers, Maximize Your Tips!

Posted by Alicia Dale on Mar 27, 2018 7:00:00 AM

We all know them - the servers that kill it with tips. How do they do it? Here are some secrets any server can employ today to start earning more...