• Videos of bar lines wrapping around the block are going viral. We asked 5 NYC bar workers how they're surviving the labor shortage

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    People attend the "Ricky Powell: The Individualist" after party at Le Bain At The Standard on June 14, 2021 in New York City.
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    As NYC bars reopened this summer, owners couldn't hire enough workers to handle the crowds.
    Insider interviewed five NYC bar owners, managers, and bartenders about the labor shortage.
    Some employees are optimistic about the future of the city's hospitality industry - others are not.
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    During a night out in downtown New York City, bar lines have gotten so long that one will end where another begins...
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