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In The Service

Kath & Jan

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Kath & Jan, two rad chicks in New York City with a combined 20 years of service experience host a podcast about the industry from the front of house perspective.

Latest Episodes

Episode 38: I'm The Most Honest Person You'll Meet in the Service Industry' ft. Eliza Kingsbury

Eliza Kingsbury joins us and talks about entering the service industry as a coat check, transitioning to a cocktail server and eventually working as a bartender in an immersive theater experience! She's served everyone from Madonna to Bill Nye (though honestly, we are more excited by Bill Nye) and always tells the truth when she messes up an order, even if that order is for Gerard Butler! When she's not behind the bar, she's front row center bringing the sketch comedy on one of the longest running teams in NYC, Bridge and Tunnel! Find her on Instagram and Twitter @edewlittle !

-1 s2018 MAY 11
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Episode 38: I'm The Most Honest Person You'll Meet in the Service Industry' ft. Eliza Kingsbury

Episode 37: ‘Roncali 1000’ ft. Pat Hague

Chef Pat Hague discusses keeping ingredients simple while amplifying their elegance, walking in 28 inches of snow to make a super service possible and why cross training staff creates a stronger and more collaborative environment

39 MIN2018 APR 12
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Episode 37: ‘Roncali 1000’ ft. Pat Hague

Episode 36: 'You Gave Your Camera to a Pirate- What Do You Expect?' ft. Patrick Reidy

Are people really as mean as we think they are before they have coffee? Is working in Times Square as brutal as we would expect? Would you ever give tours as a Pirate again? Listen as we chat with Patrick Reidy about his entrance into service via a green apron, working in a chain in Times Square and what shows you can catch him in on stages across NYC!

50 MIN2018 APR 4
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Episode 36: 'You Gave Your Camera to a Pirate- What Do You Expect?' ft. Patrick Reidy

Episode 35: 'I Dare You To Take This Job' ft. Mel Stachs

Mel Stachs has been in the industry longer than she hasn't. Her work ethic and no bullshit attitude helped her become a talented and lucrative asset in the sales department. Despite all her achievements, after being in the industry for 23 years, she wanted out. Mel chats about what it's like feeling the burnout, solely going through the motions and why she decided to leave service behind once and for all.

49 MIN2018 MAR 7
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Episode 35: 'I Dare You To Take This Job' ft. Mel Stachs

Episode 34: 'In The Small Town of Manhattan' ft. Justin McManus

Justin McManus shares what it's like being part of the legacy of NYC's McManus, his early start and passion for the industry and the time when he toured with the New York Yankees!

54 MIN2018 MAR 1
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Episode 34: 'In The Small Town of Manhattan' ft. Justin McManus

Episode 33: "Riff Raff Street Rat" ft. Carly Jane Hoogendyk

Working in cabarets, clubs and coffee shops, Carly Hoogendyk has seen it all. She tells us what it was like to be part of the party as a shot girl and the other end of the spectrum - working in a coffee shop with few customers. She shares her celebrity stories and her new role working as a producer at the new comedy club, Caveat in NYC!

44 MIN2018 FEB 8
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Episode 33: "Riff Raff Street Rat" ft. Carly Jane Hoogendyk

Episode 32; 'It Was About Filling The Size 0 Dress' ft. Sydnee Washington

After having spent over a decade working in nightclubs in NYC, Sydnee Washington joins Kath & Jan to tell them how she got her start. We talk about champagne bottles that cost more than our rent and the art of the hustle. Check out Sydnee's podcast, The Unofficial Expert on iTunes too!

48 MIN2018 FEB 3
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Episode 32; 'It Was About Filling The Size 0 Dress' ft. Sydnee Washington

Episode 31: 'What Would You Do With a Case of Melons?' ft. Aleishe Baska

From social work to fine dining, AB changed gears and decided to follow her passion for pastry. She shares why she left New York City to pursue educating future pastry chefs.

54 MIN2018 JAN 17
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Episode 31: 'What Would You Do With a Case of Melons?' ft. Aleishe Baska

Episode 30: Chefs Can Have Lives? ft. Ben Randall

Ben Randall, host of In The Weeds podcast joins Kath & Jan for their 30th episode! They chat about what happens behind the scenes in a kitchen, why you need to fake it til you make it and how Chefs are able to have lives outside the kitchen!

49 MIN2018 JAN 4
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Episode 30: Chefs Can Have Lives? ft. Ben Randall

Episode 29: 'They Taught Me How To Make A Cosmo' ft. Alina Konon

Alina Konon joins Kath & Jan and discusses how she got her first bartending job in NYC with no experience, why working at an after hours club is maybe not such a good idea and her creative career outside of bartending!

43 MIN2017 DEC 29
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Episode 29: 'They Taught Me How To Make A Cosmo' ft. Alina Konon

Latest Episodes

Episode 38: I'm The Most Honest Person You'll Meet in the Service Industry' ft. Eliza Kingsbury

Eliza Kingsbury joins us and talks about entering the service industry as a coat check, transitioning to a cocktail server and eventually working as a bartender in an immersive theater experience! She's served everyone from Madonna to Bill Nye (though honestly, we are more excited by Bill Nye) and always tells the truth when she messes up an order, even if that order is for Gerard Butler! When she's not behind the bar, she's front row center bringing the sketch comedy on one of the longest running teams in NYC, Bridge and Tunnel! Find her on Instagram and Twitter @edewlittle !

-1 s2018 MAY 11
Comments
Episode 38: I'm The Most Honest Person You'll Meet in the Service Industry' ft. Eliza Kingsbury

Episode 37: ‘Roncali 1000’ ft. Pat Hague

Chef Pat Hague discusses keeping ingredients simple while amplifying their elegance, walking in 28 inches of snow to make a super service possible and why cross training staff creates a stronger and more collaborative environment

39 MIN2018 APR 12
Comments
Episode 37: ‘Roncali 1000’ ft. Pat Hague

Episode 36: 'You Gave Your Camera to a Pirate- What Do You Expect?' ft. Patrick Reidy

Are people really as mean as we think they are before they have coffee? Is working in Times Square as brutal as we would expect? Would you ever give tours as a Pirate again? Listen as we chat with Patrick Reidy about his entrance into service via a green apron, working in a chain in Times Square and what shows you can catch him in on stages across NYC!

50 MIN2018 APR 4
Comments
Episode 36: 'You Gave Your Camera to a Pirate- What Do You Expect?' ft. Patrick Reidy

Episode 35: 'I Dare You To Take This Job' ft. Mel Stachs

Mel Stachs has been in the industry longer than she hasn't. Her work ethic and no bullshit attitude helped her become a talented and lucrative asset in the sales department. Despite all her achievements, after being in the industry for 23 years, she wanted out. Mel chats about what it's like feeling the burnout, solely going through the motions and why she decided to leave service behind once and for all.

49 MIN2018 MAR 7
Comments
Episode 35: 'I Dare You To Take This Job' ft. Mel Stachs

Episode 34: 'In The Small Town of Manhattan' ft. Justin McManus

Justin McManus shares what it's like being part of the legacy of NYC's McManus, his early start and passion for the industry and the time when he toured with the New York Yankees!

54 MIN2018 MAR 1
Comments
Episode 34: 'In The Small Town of Manhattan' ft. Justin McManus

Episode 33: "Riff Raff Street Rat" ft. Carly Jane Hoogendyk

Working in cabarets, clubs and coffee shops, Carly Hoogendyk has seen it all. She tells us what it was like to be part of the party as a shot girl and the other end of the spectrum - working in a coffee shop with few customers. She shares her celebrity stories and her new role working as a producer at the new comedy club, Caveat in NYC!

44 MIN2018 FEB 8
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Episode 33: "Riff Raff Street Rat" ft. Carly Jane Hoogendyk

Episode 32; 'It Was About Filling The Size 0 Dress' ft. Sydnee Washington

After having spent over a decade working in nightclubs in NYC, Sydnee Washington joins Kath & Jan to tell them how she got her start. We talk about champagne bottles that cost more than our rent and the art of the hustle. Check out Sydnee's podcast, The Unofficial Expert on iTunes too!

48 MIN2018 FEB 3
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Episode 32; 'It Was About Filling The Size 0 Dress' ft. Sydnee Washington

Episode 31: 'What Would You Do With a Case of Melons?' ft. Aleishe Baska

From social work to fine dining, AB changed gears and decided to follow her passion for pastry. She shares why she left New York City to pursue educating future pastry chefs.

54 MIN2018 JAN 17
Comments
Episode 31: 'What Would You Do With a Case of Melons?' ft. Aleishe Baska

Episode 30: Chefs Can Have Lives? ft. Ben Randall

Ben Randall, host of In The Weeds podcast joins Kath & Jan for their 30th episode! They chat about what happens behind the scenes in a kitchen, why you need to fake it til you make it and how Chefs are able to have lives outside the kitchen!

49 MIN2018 JAN 4
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Episode 30: Chefs Can Have Lives? ft. Ben Randall

Episode 29: 'They Taught Me How To Make A Cosmo' ft. Alina Konon

Alina Konon joins Kath & Jan and discusses how she got her first bartending job in NYC with no experience, why working at an after hours club is maybe not such a good idea and her creative career outside of bartending!

43 MIN2017 DEC 29
Comments
Episode 29: 'They Taught Me How To Make A Cosmo' ft. Alina Konon