Some businesses like Starbucks have created "Barista" badges in cooperation with FourSquare, which customers can earn by showing up at the coffee shop.
She works as a barista at a local coffee shop some afternoons and in a clothing consignment shop on weekends.
Starbucks also includes a "Barista Badge" which can be earned by checking in to five of their coffee shops.
The Home Barista also offers fairly comprehensive reviews, particularly for those who love espresso.
"On the house," a barista said, placing a drink before her.