Training & Development

Your very own department, but only when you need it.

A solution you can afford

Larger corporations can afford to hire a full-time VP of Training & Development and an entire team of managers, trainers, and developers. Smaller companies simply don’t have the budget for it. GRW Consulting provides much of the same assets on an as-needed basis.

Why you need Training & Development

Before you can truly decide whether or not a Training & Development department is necessary, you must first understand what they are good for.

Developing effective and efficient training programs for:

  • New store openings
  • New hire orientations
  • Safety workshops and classes
  • All staff positions – at normal pace, slow pace, and fast track
  • Train-the-Trainer
  • Entry-level to senior-level management
  • Continued education

Developing training tools such as:

  • Training manuals
  • Training workbooks
  • Training videos
  • Online training portals
  • Quizzes, tests and certifications
  • Talent management
  • and other training materials

Training for:

  • New store openings
  • New hires
  • Safety workshops and classes
  • Promotions
  • Participating in manager meetings
  • Training videos
  • Specific tasks such as inventory and scheduling
  • Specific software and equipment

Emergency assistance in instances such as:

  • Being short-handed on staff without a replacement
  • Handling last minute events
  • Replacing parts on broken equipment

Managing your new store opening process

  • Reviewing and approving blue prints
  • Discovering ways to improve efficiency in architecture
  • Discovering ways to save money on build-outs
  • Negotiating terms with vendors
  • Putting smallware and FF&E orders together
  • Developing an opening schedule
  • Keeping the architect, contractors, and inspectors on target
  • Understanding ADA standards
  • Understanding local and federal fire codes
  • Understanding OSHA safety regulations
  • Understanding food codes (for restaurants)

Franchise development assistance

  • Development of Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)
  • Process improvement for readiness of duplication
  • Development of Franchisor/Franchisee manuals
  • Corporate restructuring

What you can hire us to do


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