Keyword: Michael Tipps

Shoo Shoo, Baby bar interior

Bar on a Budget, Part Two

In part two of our Bar on a Budget how-to series we provide feedback regarding various types of owners, their roles, and the challenge they'll face.

#NCBShow18: The Finale

Today is the final day for the 2018 Nightclub & Bar Show, which is always bittersweet upon arrival. We'll see you all next year!
Shoo Shoo, Baby bar interior

Bar on a Budget, Part One

Our new series is all about opening a bar on a budget, from concept to licenses, buildout to hiring, and your first day serving guests.
Michael Tipps at the 2017 NCB Show

Understanding the Backbar

I believe the backbar - including an owner's taste in well brands - is one of a bar's most underutilized revenue sources. Owners should treat these bar elements as valuable real estate.

Making Mixology Approachable

The nation's fascination with mixology has in many ways rejuvenated the bar industry. However, the mixology community has gotten a reputation for being a bit snooty.
Michael Tipps at the 2017 NCB Show

Tailoring the Bar Experience

Does your bar's staff know how to read your clientele? Understanding what your guests need and want is crucial to building repeat business, so give them the amazing experiences they long for.