March 10, 2015

 In This Issue

  • Partnership IS the New Leadership
  • Not Your Father's Leadership Model

2nd Webinar in Series

Learn at your desk Wednesday, April 8 at 1:00 pm EST! Future webinars are planned for June 10, August 12, October 14 and December 9. More details at:



Plan to join 300+ hospitality peers this summer in New Orleans at our 90th Hospitality Training Conference.  More details will be posted online.

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Regional Training Forums

Learn and share locally with your hospitality peers at one of our Regional Training Forums (RTFs).
March 17: Colorado Springs, CO
March 31: Minneapolis, MN
April 29: New York City, NY
May 12: Dallas, TX
May 12: S. CA
May 15: Orlando, FL
May 19: N. CA
May 21: Washington DC
June 27: Detroit, MI
September 18: Orlando, FL
View our online calendar for latest news. #CHARTrtf

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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!

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Partnership IS the New Leadership 
by Patrick Yearout, Director of Recruiting & Training, Ivar's Restaurants

At CHART’s 86th Hospitality Training Conference, which took place in the summer in 2013 in Miami, we were extremely fortunate to have Ty Bennett serve as our closing keynote speaker. Ty’s topic then was, “The Power of Influence,” and attendees began raving about him before he had even left the stage. Many touted him the best speaker we had ever had at CHART, and he eventually received the highest scores ever for one of our keynotes on our  post-conference survey.

Because Ty’s message and presentation style clearly resonated with the audience, we obviously wanted to invite Ty back. Luckily we didn’t have to wait too long, as he graciously agreed to speak at CHART’s 89th Hospitality Training Conference which took place in Napa last month.

This time Ty was our opening speaker, and on that Sunday morning he delivered a presentation titled “Partnership is the New Leadership.”  During his hour-long talk, he stressed that ... Read More.

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CHART Talks: "Brief Blasts of Brilliance" #17 - Not Your Father's Leadership Model
by John Isbell, Director, Learning & Development, Logan's Roadhouse

There is a video of my CHARTTalks session in Atlanta that I urge you to watch. It's only 8 minutes long and if nothing else, you'll get some great hashtags to use!

The workplace climate for managers and leaders has changed. No longer is it, "Tell them and they do it." Private lives are interchanged with work. The American Dream is not what it was.  Workers aren't striving for that gold watch.

In the video, I share some tips on how you can lead and be successful in this new climate. Make sure that you light up a room when you enter, and not when you leave. #thankyou

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