Frugal LivingStarting a BusinessBusinessFinding a JobIndustriesPersonal FinanceReal EstateSelf-EmploymentScams & FraudInsurance

The Service Industry

Write for Us
  • Working as a cart collector at Wal-Mart isn't difficult, but it's not exactly a stress-free environment either. Cart pushers are required to collect carts, help out with carry-outs and carry-ins, clean the parking lot, and help out with other tasks. This article will help guide you through it.

    Tips for Working at Wal-Mart as a Cart-Pusher (2018)

    Tips for Working at Wal-Mart as a Cart-Pusher (2018)

    by James Foglio0

  • You've been to MEPs, taken the ASVAB, passed the medical exams, and signed a contract. Now you're waiting to ship to basic combat training. It's normal to be nervous and excited. Basic training is an experience of a lifetime. I wouldn't repeat it...

    Top 10 Tips For Surviving Army Basic Training

    Top 10 Tips For Surviving Army Basic Training

    by L Clifford20

  • Career opportunities for Child Life Specialists continue to rise with virtually every children’s hospital across North American creating a “child life team.” Learn the details about this unique field of work.

    Child Life Specialist: Job Description and Outlook

    Child Life Specialist: Job Description and Outlook

    by Sharon Smith32

  • SWOT Analysis: 1. Strengths: - Strong brand name, image and reputation McDonalds has built up huge brand equity. It is the no 1 fast food company by sales, with more than 31,000 restaurants serving burgers and fries in almost...

    McDonald's SWOT Analysis and Recommendations

    McDonald's SWOT Analysis and Recommendations

    by Candyleo1311

  • There are several misconceptions about servers in general: For example, exactly how they are paid and what they truly make. This article is going to shed a light on some of those errors.

    Tips From a Former Server

    Tips From a Former Server

    by Jen0

  • General advice for those interested in joining the Navy or the military in general.

    Tips on Joining the Navy

    Tips on Joining the Navy

    by Steven Banker13

  • Often, one small event is enough to change the direction of our lives. One phone call, made while on vacation in Texas, was instrumental in changing my career path and fulfilling a lifetime dream.

    My Former Life as a Flight Attendant

    My Former Life as a Flight Attendant

    by Peg Cole238

  • What type of jobs are available to nurses in the operating room. Here is a review of the circulator, scrub and float nurse roles. These are a few of the opportunities available to a nurse in the OR.

    What Do Nurses Do in the Operating Room?

    What Do Nurses Do in the Operating Room?

    by Kari Poulsen16

  • Serving in a restaurant can be the start of a good career. Be the best and you will have happy customers and get noticed by management. Satisfied customers mean bigger tips and more money in your pay packet. Waiting on tables need not be a dead-end career.

    How to Be the Best Waitress Ever (Focus on the Customer)

    How to Be the Best Waitress Ever (Focus on the Customer)

    by Beth Eaglescliffe0

  •  Bartending can be a terrific job for some people. For others, it can be a big mistake. Before you choose bartending as your career path (or even as a job that you plan to do for a little while moving on to something else), you will want to take...

    15 Things to Remember Before Choosing a Bartending Career

    15 Things to Remember Before Choosing a Bartending Career

    by Kathryn Vercillo37

  • Choosing a career in nursing is a decision not to be taken lightly. Ask yourself the right questions to decide whether nursing is right for you. And if you are already a nurse, take the proper steps towards being a successful nurse.

    How to Be a Successful Nurse

    How to Be a Successful Nurse

    by Amanda S12

  • What I got wasn't at all what I was expecting, but the places I went brought me stability, prosperity and most importantly: clarity.

    How Becoming an EMT Saved My Life

    How Becoming an EMT Saved My Life

    by Stephen Foster0

  • Planning to buy content on iWriter? Well, find all you need to know to use this freelance site. Learn how to sign up, deposit money into your account, post work and make use of other site features.

    A Quick Guide to Buying Articles on iWriter

    A Quick Guide to Buying Articles on iWriter

    by Januaris Saint Fores2

  • All careers in healthcare science are noble and fulfilling. However, a job like this is not for everyone. If you’re absolutely sure you want to pursue this career path, you need to know all about it. Hopefully, the above-listed points helped you see your future in a clearer way.

    Careers in Healthcare Science: 5 Things You Should Know About

    Careers in Healthcare Science: 5 Things You Should Know About

    by Eva Wislow0

  • This article goes over the basic steps of the application process for a flight attendant. I will also go over my personal list of pros and cons of the job, after being a flight attendant for about a year!

    Pros & Cons of Being a Flight Attendant

    Pros & Cons of Being a Flight Attendant

    by Jorgie Irby0

  • Choosing the right blueprints for your kitchen is one of the most critical decisions any new proprietor must make. While the vast majority of customers will never step foot into the kitchen, it will be the determining factor if any customers will...

    Blueprints of Restaurant Kitchen Designs

    Blueprints of Restaurant Kitchen Designs

    by XYZaffair6

  • When you work in any position that makes you dependent on your tips, you will want to know how to make the most money possible! Let's look at what you could be doing different to make higher tips!

    How To Get Bigger Tips as a Server or Waitress

    How To Get Bigger Tips as a Server or Waitress

    by Meagan Ireland0

  • A thirty-year police veteran explains ten arresting reasons why you do not want to become a police officer. This is must-have information for any young man or woman considering a career in law enforcement, and it is presented in a humourous format that makes it an easy and fun read for all.

    10 Arresting Reasons You Do Not Want to Be a Big-City Police Officer

    10 Arresting Reasons You Do Not Want to Be a Big-City Police Officer

    by Rodney C Lawley6

  • Wine service is the presentation, uncorking and pouring of wine. It takes place when a customer orders a bottle of wine for the table. The following is a step-by-step description of how you, the waiter, can successfully perform wine service.

    Waiter's Guide: How to Perform Wine Service

    Waiter's Guide: How to Perform Wine Service

    by bpotter13

  • So are you looking for a job in a call center. Know more about working in a call center or BPO. What are the positions available in a BPO. Know the job description of the same. Also get an idea of the growth in the BPO industry and the salary that it offers.

    BPO Job Description, Jobs, and Salary

    BPO Job Description, Jobs, and Salary

    by Kannan Reddy21

  • Well, I used to be a travel agent ("travel consultant" was my official title) and must have done something right as I consistently got highest sales for my area. I have since moved on to another job and don't mind telling you now some of my tips and...

    How To Be A Good Travel Agent And Increase Sales

    How To Be A Good Travel Agent And Increase Sales

    by PurpleOne3

  • Do you want to be an operating room nurse? Learn a little about what the job entails and what to expect from the environment. Becoming a surgical nurse is the best move you can make.

    One Nurse's View of the Operating Room

    One Nurse's View of the Operating Room

    by Kari Poulsen153

  • Despite McDonalds being a multinational food outlet, it is important to analyzed the outlet to evaluate its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats and this can be done by conducting SWOT analysis

    SWOT and PEST Analysis of McDonalds

    SWOT and PEST Analysis of McDonalds

    by HARRIS1

  • A former flight attendant shares the inside scoop about practical jokes and on-the-job training for the airlines.

    Flight Attendant Memories

    Flight Attendant Memories

    by Peg Cole67

  • This is a telling of my experience as a USPS CCA in New Orleans, as well as a "what to expect" tutorial for anyone considering this profession.

    USPS CCA--My Year From Hell

    USPS CCA--My Year From Hell

    by K Banning Kellum54

  • Mistakes you make with your telephone voice and 6 tips for correcting. What is your image? Sound more confident and successful. Pause and take a deep breath before answering a call.

    Six Important Tips for Your Phone Voice

    Six Important Tips for Your Phone Voice

    by Audrey Hunt57

  • M Modal is a company that does medical transcription. M Modal treats its employees like slaves and creates a culture of mistrust and resentment.

    The Worst Companies to Work For: M Modal

    The Worst Companies to Work For: M Modal

    by crankalicious3

  • This is an article that I wrote when I went through basic training. My recruiter used this for new soldiers that he enlisted. I know that times have changed but you will get the basic idea.

    All You Need to Know About Army Basic Training

    All You Need to Know About Army Basic Training

    by armygirl41

  • Are you interested in becoming an electrician? Great, you've come to the right place! It's never been a better time to become an electrician. In fact the demand for electricians in the US has skyrocketed in recent times, and that's even with all...

    Everything You Need To Know About Becoming An Electrician

    Everything You Need To Know About Becoming An Electrician

    by JonoAdams25

  • Why are several dozen British pubs closing every week when they are seen as a local institution? Why are British pubs disappearing?

    Where Are the British Pubs Going?

    Where Are the British Pubs Going?

    by Tamara Wilhite6

  • Answering your phone at work can be a little more stressful than taking a call at home. Find out ways to be a professional on the telephone, and keep your customers satisfied.

    Proper Business Telephone Etiquette Tips

    Proper Business Telephone Etiquette Tips

    by Kieron Walker2

  • The New York Police Department enrolls college men and women in cadet training before they graduate from school and enter the police academy. NYPD has other jobs in criminology and forensics.

    High-Paying Criminology and Legal Jobs in NYC

    High-Paying Criminology and Legal Jobs in NYC

    by Patty Inglish3

working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, toughnickel.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: "https://toughnickel.com/privacy-policy#gdpr"

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)