Entries by ghernandez

Bring Your Whole Self to Work

Odds are you don’t spend much of your time diving into the decades of research attributed to the study of management. The very idea of management dates back hundreds of years—to the early 1800’s when the world (and America specifically) was growing at a rapid pace. Imagine the challenges of running the Burlington Railroad in […]

Being a ChiliHead means…

Being a ChiliHead is more than just a job – it’s a lifestyle. It’s living our Purpose each and every day; whether that’s in the restaurants or in your everyday activity. The stories we hear every day from our Team Members inspire us to do better. During this time of gratitude and love, we want […]

Giving to St. Jude

It all started in 2002 when our restaurants in Memphis, Tennessee came together to support their local hospital, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The passion of our Memphis ChiliHeads filled the entire brand. What started as a local, grass roots give back turned into a committed and long lasting partnership between Chili’s and St. Jude. […]

What’s a Dream Job Anyway?

College can be stressful enough on its own, especially when you add the stress of having to find a job after you graduate. For some, jobs are ready and lined up by the time the  cap and tassel go flying into the air. For others, a long time may pass before you finally land that […]

Nick’s Physical Wellbeing Journey

We’ve all done it. We get so caught up in our everyday routine that we forget to truly take care of ourselves. Life gets the best of us and we use it as an excuse to not focus on our wellbeing. As we juggle more, take on more responsibility at work and home, and try […]

A ChiliHead Journey

In Annalise Miller’s #forkinawesome blog post “Living With Purpose,” she says, “The happiest and best lives are those who stay true to themselves and live their purpose!” In December 2014, I reached out to my General Manager (John Nelson), my Area Director (Perry Schoulten), and my PeopleWorks partner (Annalise Miller) to find out what more […]

A Woman’s Legacy

Every March, the world comes together to show respect to the leaders, change agents, artists, politicians, athletes, designers, scientists, teachers and more who impact the lives of millions every day. These groups are shaping the way we see the world—it just so happens they are also women. The very idea of this annual celebration was […]

Love is…

Love is… Love is patient. Love is kind. Love is good friends and lifelong memories. Love is endless chips and salsa. Love is watching the big game with wings and a beer. Everyone has their own interpretation of love. The very idea is so many different things to different people. We love our pups and […]

A ChiliHead’s Wellbeing Journey

As we turn the corner on 2015 and say hello to the new year, for us it’s time to put down the fudge, step away from the bag of caramel corn and put the cork in the champagne. We know it’s never easy to do it alone. Thankfully, we are surrounded by 50,000 ChiliHeads who […]