Nightclub Management

Stop the Fighting: What to do When Your Team Doesn't get Along

February 14, 2017 | Article | By Jim D’Arcangelo, Nancy A. Shenker

When you're managing your staff, you're really managing a diverse group of personalities. And sometimes those personalities are going to clash with...

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Why Your Bar Should Always be Sellable, Even if it’s Not for Sale

January 24, 2017 | Article | By Bruce Hakutizwi

The idea of selling your bar or nightclub may be the furthest thing from your mind, particularly if business is good and you're enjoying yourself....

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First They Came for the Bussers...

January 10, 2017 | Article | By Charles Hardwick

This op-ed article written by Charles Hardwick addresses the topics of diversity, traditions, the hospitality industry, and the impact of ignorance,...

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7 Resolutions You Need to Make for 2017

December 13, 2016 | Article | By Jim D’Arcangelo, Nancy A. Shenker

It's all well and good to be prepared for the holidays through New Year's Eve, but what are you planning for your business in 2017? Here are 7...

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Keeping Your Elves Happy: Keep Staff Motivated During the Holiday Season

December 6, 2016 | Article | By Jim D’Arcangelo, Nancy A. Shenker

A happy staff equals happy customers, and happy customers equals better business for you. The holiday season is a busy - and lucrative - time and...

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From Turkey to Champagne

November 22, 2016 | Article | By Nancy A. Shenker

Thanksgiving is just days away, and that means that we're just weeks away from the end of the year. Most operators consider this crunch time but...

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3 Ways to Get Your Staff Performing at Optimal Levels

November 22, 2016 | Article | By Kevin Tam

The management of different personalities and making sure that employees are completing the tasks to which they have been assigned are two of the...

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Boost Staff Morale to Boost Your Bottom Line

October 25, 2016 | Article | By Kevin Tam

As an owner, operator or manager you need to ask yourself what separates employees who throw themselves into supporting your business and brand from...

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Finding Your Inner Superhero

August 16, 2016 | Article | By Nancy A. Shenker

We all have moments of self-doubt and confusion. This is true of business owners and bar and nightclub employees. The good thing is that each of us...

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Congratulations on Becoming Bar Manager! What Now?

August 16, 2016 | Article | By David Klemt

So, you got promoted to bar manager. Congratulations, superstar! But now what? Hint: You're going to need to be or become a problem solver who...

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Hakkasan Group to Buy Light Group for $36 Million

December 16, 2014 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Morgans Hotel Group Co. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its 90% controlling interest in The Light Group, a leading...

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Around the Nightlife Scene

December 12, 2014 | News | By Mary-Kate Dunphy

Nightclub & Bar has all the news to keep you updated on the fast paced nightlife industry. This week's edition has information on LA clubs, holiday...

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Culminating Music Relationships for Continued Success

October 28, 2014 | News | By Kristen Santoro, Mary-Kate Dunphy

<p>It takes time and a lot of hard work to create an unforgettable experience for your customers and the perfect experience often starts with the...

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“Fingers Of Light” From Rogue R1 Beam Energize DJ Booth At Miami’s Ivy Nightclub

October 6, 2014 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Step inside Miami Beach’s Ivy Nightclub and it’s easy to see why people are calling this new hotspot a “celebration of world class DJ-ing.”

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Around the Nightlife Scene - October 3, 2014

October 3, 2014 | News | By Mary-Kate Dunphy

Nightclub & Bar has all the news to keep you updated on the fast paced nightlife industry. This week's edition has information on LiFE Nightclub, XS...

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Phil “The Gift” Heath Hosts His Official Mr. Olympia Competition

October 2, 2014 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Following the highly anticipated 50th anniversary of the Mr. Olympia competition, Phil “The Gift” Heath will host his official after-party at XS...

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Announcing Pete Tong’s New Monthly Party At LiFE Nightclub Inside SLS Las Vegas

October 2, 2014 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

LiFE Nightclub, Las Vegas’ newest mega-club at SLS Las Vegas, debuts All Gone Pete Tong beginning Sunday, Oct. 5. Pete Tong is known world-wide as...

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HARMAN’s Martin Professional Now Shipping RUSH Wizard Effect Light

September 30, 2014 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

HARMAN’s Martin Professional announced the RUSH Wizard “full-house” effect light for nightclubs, bars and other leisure environments is now...

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ADJ’s Inno Scan HP and Inno Roll HP Build on Previous Success with Innovative Super-Bright LED Sources

September 23, 2014 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

DJ’s latest Inno Scan Series fixtures – the Inno Scan HP and Inno Roll HP – are even higher-power versions, with both of these big LED scanners...

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Openings: Bandit's Roost Speakeasy

September 15, 2014 | News | By Steve Lewis

Jon Behling tell all about his new endeavor. A small club named Bandit's Roost that will open this month below its brand new sister restaurant Church...

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Unique Nightlife Features at SLS Las Vegas

September 30, 2014 | By Kristen Santoro

The property provides an approachable experience featuring multiple unparalleled nightlife offerings including Hollywood favorite, The Sayers Club,...

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Top 100 Survey will Open Soon!

September 16, 2014 | By Nightclub & Bar

Nightclub & Bar’s Top 100 Survey is the industry’s only annual listing of high volume nightclubs, bars and lounges and will be developed again...

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Innovative Bar Products and Services

July 15, 2014 | By Mary-Kate Dunphy

Nightclub & Bar's Marketplace allows buyers to explore over 10,000 products, compare products, get pricing information, download educational...

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Opening: Drai's After Hours Returns Home to The Cromwell Las Vegas

June 17, 2014 | By Nightclub & Bar

A legend returns home, as Victor Drai’s famed After Hours heads back to its original underground space now set inside the new Cromwell, the...

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Party Downtown at the Nightclub & Bar Show with Exclusive Offers

February 22, 2014 | By Nightclub & Bar

Whether you’re looking to take Vegas by storm dressed casually or casually stunning, Nightclub & Bar has something for everyone with our Nightlife...

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Bar & Club Security Urban Legends Answered

September 17, 2013 | By Robert Smith

When misinformation gets mixed into the daily operation of a bar or club and is used to make operational decisions, it can become dangerous and...

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Securing The VIP Experience

August 6, 2013 | By Robert Smith

VIP’s spend money and owners love money. Sometimes rules are bent and VIP’s get away with activities that are not normally allow from general...

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Fashion District Gem Walks the Runway Again

July 30, 2013 | By Angela Bonnici

In an effort to “re-invent,” the once bumping Fashion Forty Lounge, nested in the heart of Times Square, full time consultant, Michael Stein, has...

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Show Some Skin in Honor of the Bikini

July 5, 2013 | By Mary-Kate Dunphy

We all know sex sells in this industry, but has anyone ever taken the time to think of how this risqué revolution began? The bikini, of course!

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Sound Consideration is a Must

August 16, 2012 | By Steve Lewis

As the summer ends the quaint old town of Montauk, NY is assessing the impact nightlife has had on it's... quaintness. More consideration needs to be...

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