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  • CHART is in your Backyard!

    Posted March 1, 2015 in Member Blog

    Don't worry, you didn't leave the gate open.  I meant that figuratively :-) Did you know CHART offers Regional Training Forums (RTFs) across the country?  RTFs bring the unique learning, sharing, growing and caring experience found at our full conferences to a city near you.  CHART RTFs are FREE and they are open to Members AND Non-Members.  These free events offer a special networking opportunity for you AND members of your company who may otherwise not have the ability to...... Read More


  • Hey Fast Casual: Your Growth Strategy is Only as Good as Your Next General Manager

    Posted February 26, 2015 in Member Blog

    With the economy improving and unemployment rates low, the labor market for the restaurant industry is getting tighter and tighter.  At the same time, many restaurant chains are planning for aggressive growth, especially in the Fast Casual segment.  New store openings are key to driving that growth, but staffing those stores, especially finding qualified general managers, is becoming increasingly difficult.  The supply of adequately prepared general manager candidates is at an all-time...... Read More


  • Mimeo is new Silver Sponsor of Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART)

    Posted February 23, 2015 in News

    Westfield, NJ (February 23, 2015) – The Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART www.chart.org) announces a new sponsor relationship with Mimeo.  “The addition of Mimeo as a silver sponsor provides CHART members access to more effective and timely training materials,” said Patrick Yearout, Director of Recruiting and Training at Ivar's Restaurants and CHART president. “Working together to provide the latest information so employees can make a positive impact is...... Read More


  • StateFoodSafety.com Joins CHART as a New Silver Sponsor

    Posted February 23, 2015 in News

    Westfield, NJ (February 23, 2015) – The Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART www.chart.org) announces a new sponsor relationship with StateFoodSafety.com. Together, they will continue to work to further advance training for those employed in the hospitality industry.  "StateFoodSafety.com’s focus on providing a better learning experience mirrors what CHART and our members strive for," commented Patrick Yearout, Director of Recruiting and Training at Ivar's Restaurants...... Read More


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