It's amazing that people assume valets have competency in driving manual transmission cars. The reality is many don't know how to drive these vehicles, and some of them actually learn how to drive them by practicing with their customer's cars.Read More
Young valet workers have brains that are still developing. Their reflexes are great. They may look physically mature. But their brains still make them gravitate towards making decisions that satisfy their natural propensity for adventure, risk, thrills and pleasure.Read More
Most valet companies do a poor job of training their new hires. If you aspire to become a valet worker and want to have a good experience with it, then it's a smart move to prepare yourself with some knowledge. Here are the top six avoidable mistakes for new valet workers:
- Not taking care of your feet. It's extremely important to have proper fitting running shoes. (Risk of developing plantar fasciitis.) This is number one. Spend the...
If you're a valet and you want to lose your job, all you have to do is take your customers' cars down to a quiet level of the underground parking garage and go full throttle a few times while recording it all with your GoPro. Then you upload it to YouTube with scandalous titles, like "Valets Doing Burnouts in Corvette Stingray?" Wait a few weeks or months to catch the ire of some auto enthusiasts, and PRESTO! It happens.
That's what one valet driver did in the Washington DC area...Read More
A hotel valet in Washington DC has videotaped himself speeding in an underground parking garage with some very fancy cars. If you've ever wondered what goes on after you turn over the Maserati keys to a valet, then you won't want to miss this video.Read More
So you think you want to start a valet parking service? It's not an easy business. But I'll give you my ideas on how to move forward with getting into the valet industry, if you think this is really what you want to do. Plus I've got a ton of other info and insights into the business on this website...Read More