374: Apprenticeships in hospitality making a comeback with John Shortt

In this episode, we’re creating awareness about the Hospitality Sector Registered Apprenticeship Program Developed by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation and the American Hotel & Lodging Association. Whether you’re looking to become an apprentice or you’re a practitioner looking for an apprentice, after listening you’ll know where to start. 

Enlightening us about this new program, we’re joined by John Shortt. Shortt is the Director Of Program Development at the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation and is heading the restaurant industry’s first Hospitality Sector Registered Apprenticeship Program.

 

 

Show notes…

Favorite Success Quote or Mantra

“We are feeding dreams and building future.”

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Contact Info

JShortt@nraef.org

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Huge thanks to John Shortt for joining me for another awesome episode. Until next time!