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Bar Entertainment

Bar Entertainment

Bar Entertainment is a necessity for some bars and all night clubs. For others, they don’t want it, or are too small of a place to have DJ and bands. This page is for those of you who wish to go the entertainment route. Bar entertainment, especially in a night club setting can be extremely […]

Crowd Control - Are You Losing Money?

Crowd Control – Are You Losing Money?

I know what you’re thinking. Crowd control, what a nice problem to have. Well, you’re half right. You can always tell an amateur in this business by the huge crowd they have in their nightclub. I know, you are saying to yourself, that is the sign of a pro, right? Not at all. Let me […]

Customer Service

Customer Service

Customer service is a term that many people believe they understand. It’s a no brainier, right? Think again. As we are primarily speaking about the service/hospitality industry, most people think it’s just about getting waited on timely and not having to wait too long for your food or drink. That’s not the half of it. […]

Inventory Control For Your Bar or Nightclub

Inventory Control For Your Bar or Nightclub

Inventory control in the bar and night club business in the most imperative skills to learn and adhere to. Bartender theft, along with other theft by staff in bars and night clubs can ruin you! Is taking inventory a pain in the ass? Yes! Does it take time out of your day? You betcha! Is […]

Bar/Nightclub Management Guide

Nightclub Management Training Guide

Nightclub Management Training is an often asked about subject. I get numerous requests to possibly attend classes, desire on the job training, or request a training book on how to manage a nightclub. Still don’t have a nightclub? Still haven’t open your first bar yet? Then you should check out my guide onĀ “How to start […]

Night Club Security

Night Club Security

Night club security is a very important issue. Although it usually takes a back seat to other issues when starting a night club. The new night club owners of today need to confront issues like these and make them more relevant to their whole operation. The most important thing is to keep your customers safe. […]

Night Club Promotions

Night Club Promotions

Night club promotions are not meant to be your main income. They are to be used, and be built around your targeted customers. You have targeted customers, right? If you talk to many night club owners and managers, that’s all they want to talk about, promotions! I have over 100 bar and night club promotions […]

Music Royalties

Music Royalties

A.S.C.A.P. is one of the largest licensing agency that represents music artists, and is responsible for collecting music royalties from you. The other agency is called B.M.I. These people will charge you an annual licensing fee to enable you to play recorded or live music in your night club. The price they charge you is […]

A Management Tip or Two

A Management Tip or Two

I decided to write and offer a management tip or two today. so many times I don’t even think about things that are second nature to me, and I don’t write about them. In this business, climbing to the top into a management role or inadvertently falling into one, makes no difference. Sometimes things happen […]

Nightclub/Bar Management Guide

Nightclub/Bar Management Guide