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Common questions about being a Server

What is the best thing about being a Server?

If you enjoy working with the public and want a job that's different every day, then working as a Server can be hugely rewarding. Restaurants are usually fast-paced environments that encourage teamwork, so Servers often have a network of friends at work, which can make working as a Server an enjoyable and social job.

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How can I know if I am being paid fairly?

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Where do servers work?

Servers can work anywhere that serves food, and there are plenty of opportunities for those who want to work in food service. Most Servers work in restaurants or diners, from large national chains to small independent businesses. There are other places that serve food that require Servers including cafeterias, hospitals, hotels and special events.

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