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Is being a barista hard?

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  • Being a barista is more then just making drinks, its making someone's day.. leaving a last impression on customers, but not only customers also making a difference in the world. Starbucks offers and helps all over the world, which is why I love working for the company. So overall, no it's not hard. It's a fair enviorment that will keep you busy.

  • It takes time and practice to learn the position. Once you get the hang of things being a barista is fun and not that hard. Starbucks offers great training and the amazing partners are more than willing to help when you need a refresher of a drink or task.

  • It can be for some. I found the job quite easy but have seen some really struggle. It's not for everyone.

  • Not hard but not worth what they're paying

  • No. It can be at first, but once you get in the routine, it becomes second nature.

  • Yes, learning new things is always hard but once you conquer youre set.

  • As long as you have a great team and maintain a great attitude, it has it's moments, but it's worthwhile.

  • No, its only hard if you make it.

  • Yes. Starbucks expects a lot of their baristas and doesn't always adequately staff their stores .

  • Yes and no. Yes as a beginner. Under the right management and team, you will be better and faster in no time.

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