If you’re anything like me, you might also be in a perpetual “man, I could really use some extra cash” state of mind. The price tag attached to a college education is no joke, and most parents aren’t super keen on the idea of also financing your weekly Friday night bar crawl. What’s a money-hungry, tight-scheduled superstar like you to do? Step one: If you’re going to have an easy summer job, make it a serving gig.
I worked retail jobs for four years before I introduced myself to the wonderful world of the restaurant biz. Though the discount J.Crew gives its associates is pretty generous, moments like the ones on this list are the reason I kissed the mountains of chinos goodbye, and never looked back.