Orientation Success

Orientation Success

c-store staffing You never get a second chance to make a first impression – this is true with your convenience store customers and also with new employees who are just starting their career with you. A successful orientation program is an important first start of an...
The Ripple Effect of Gratitude

The Ripple Effect of Gratitude

Home This time of year, you hear a lot about gratitude. With good reason, much of this is focused on your personal life – being thankful for family, friends, your health, and so on. There’s no doubt that showing gratitude can bring you closer to the people you care...
5 Ways to Recognize Leadership Potential

5 Ways to Recognize Leadership Potential

For any business to grow, it needs to fill a continuing cycle of leadership positions. Most managers in the convenience store industry started out in a support position and moved their way up. Someone, somewhere along the way, saw potential in them and put it to work...
How People Learn (And What That Means to You)

How People Learn (And What That Means to You)

If you’re like most convenience store managers, your staff is diverse – different ages, backgrounds, cultures, and so on. These characteristics aren’t the only ways each employee is unique, though. Most likely, your staff has diverse learning styles, too. This is a...