Keys To The Shop : For the Coffee Service Professional
About This Show
Keys to the Shop is a podcast designed to provide you, the coffee service professional, with insights, inspiration, and the tools you will need to grow and advance in your coffee career. We learn from experts both in and outside the coffee industry as they deliver specific, practical, and actionable advice about barista work, coffee, management, leadership, personal development, and anything that will help you be successful working in retail coffee.
If you work serving coffee for a living or are just interested in the inner workings of coffee shops then this show is for you. Welcome!
Most Recent Episode
KTTS 036 : A Conversation w/ Hidenori Izaki / 2014 World Barista Champion : Japanese coffee culture / Barista training / The importance of failure / Keeping a clean cafe / Listening to and serving the consumer
4 days ago
This week we get to chat with 2014 World Barista Champion from Japan, Hide Izaki! We talk about his path to the WBC, the distinctive traits of the Japanese coffee culture, what has he learned and experienced in his travels , the importance of failure, what is his #1 piece of advice to baristas, and how we can build our industry by listening t the consumer. It was such an honor to have Hide on the show and I know you will enjoy this conversation as much as I did! LINKS Hide's Consulting: Samurai Coffee Experience The Coffee Man Film / Hide was WBC Champion, Sasa Setic's Coach and is featured in the film Behind the Scenes of Coffee Man film w/Hide Hide's 2013 WBC presentation Hide's 2014 winning WBC presentation Cafe's Mentioned: Tim Wendelboe Fritz Coffee Company ...Also here Coava Coffee Visit Our Sponsor, PRIMA COFFEE!