Category: Forked

Minimum Wages for Tipped Employees

The United States Department of Labor has a nifty little interactive map showing the minimum wage for tipped employees for all US states and territories. The map is part of a larger web page that includes a table outlining the…

McDonald’s Employees Strike To Protest Sexual Misconduct: How To Prevent Misconduct At Your Company

1. Research indicates that a vast number of fast food employees have experienced unwanted sexual advances. Forty percent of women in the fast food industry have experienced unwanted sexual advances and 28% of women have experienced various forms of harassment…

The Hidden Limits of the ‘All-You-Can-Eat’ Buffet

Here is a fun little piece that discusses the strategies employed by owners of all-you-can-eat buffets and some ways to work the system (via Neatorama).   By and large, though, the curious economics of AYCE deals (did you know that if…

The Tipping Equation – The New York Times

Here is an interesting story about tipping from the New York Times It was a woman, a man and their two children. She had walked their daughters to the bathroom. He grabbed my hand and said: “I want you to…

Reservoir Dogs Tipping Scene

Reservoir Dogs was among Quentin Tarantino’s (Pulp Fiction, Django Unchained, etc.) first movies. Like most of his movies, it is super-violent with plenty of vulgar and insulting language. Regardless, this is a fun scene: