January 15, 2015

 In This Issue

  • Live "On Purpose"
  • Your New Year's Training Resvolution: 15 in '15

Early Registration Discount
Ends January 16

Register by January 16 and save money. Be sure to check out our post-conference wine tours and extend your learning and networking.  
Also, if you haven't made your hotel reservations, please do so today as room block expires January 22.

Webinar Series

Get ready to learn from your desk. In 2015, we will offer webinars every other month to provide you with additional tools and resources to help you make even more of an impact this year. Mark your calendars for our  first one which will be Wednesday, February 11 at 1:00 pm EST. Watch for details at:

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We interrupt your regular programming with insightful and sometimes amusing posts from your peers.  Read and enjoy these recent posts to the member blogs on CHART's Home Page!

CHART Talks: "Brief Blasts of Brilliance" #14 - Live "On Purpose"
by Gini Quiroz, CHT, Director of Training and Development, K& N Management

How are you living your life? Are you safe & comfortable? At the Atlanta conference, I encouraged attendees to Get Uncomfortable! I suggested they Raise a Brow and Be Bold. Even if you were there and heard the talk, I urge you to watch my video. It's just 9 minutes. Don't wait for the opportunities to come knocking—go out and find them! Challenge yourself to grow, be intentional and Live On Purpose

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Your New Year’s Training Resvolution: 15 in ‘15
by Patrick Yearout, Director of Recruiting and Training, Ivar's Restaurants

Welcome to 2015, everyone! To celebrate the New Year, I thought I would provide a list of 15 ways that you can transform your year by learning, sharing, growing, and caring with CHART during the next twelve months:

1. Commit: Join your peers in Napa and New Orleans and transform your abilities and your company through the amazing learning sessions and top-notch networking opportunities at our conferences. Registration for Napa is open ( and, if you sign up by January 16, you can get the early registration discount.

2. Attend: Attend one of our many Regional Training Forums to experience CHART in a local setting. View the schedule online ( and, as always, RTFs are free to both members and non-members.

3. Volunteer: Whether it’s as a mentor, committee or conference team member, or even as an RTF Director, there are numerous volunteer opportunities available for you to get involved in CHART and expand both your abilities and share your knowledge with other CHART members. Visit to learn more.  Read more

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HR in Hospitality Conference
Join the Four Seasons’ SVP of Learning at the HR in Hospitality Conference, March 16 - 18 in Las Vegas. Come hear the story behind the Four Seasons’ successful learning and development initiatives and gain strategies you can use to transform your current training strategy into a key driver of your organization’s business goals.

CHART members get a special discount: $475.00 off the standard rate. Register by March 2 at with Promo Code CHT to get your savings.


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