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Reduce food costs, manage your inventory efficiently, and improve your food service operation's bottom line. You've taken the first steps to begin using our online tools. But now what? Whether you are a new or existing user, our in-house digital experts offer training sessions to get you started.

Training Sessions

We've broken out our trainings based on your experience with our tools. Most all sessions are 30 minutes, unless otherwise noted.

  • Level 1 Training: This is for beginners on how each tool functions, including tips & tricks to take your business to the next level.
  • Level 2 Training: After attending Level 1 - or if you are an experienced user - take this follow-up session to get a deeper understanding of key reports and advanced functions.

Our Tools

Use this dropdown menu to jump between our tools. 

Inventory Manager - Level 1

By attending this 30-minute training you will learn:

  • How to set up an inventory
  • How to organize your count sheet 
  • How to put counts in and run an Inventory Value Report

Dates: 

Aug 2 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Aug 16 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Aug 30 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Sept 13 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Sept 27 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 11 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 25 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register

Inventory Manager - Level 2

By attending this 30-minute training you will learn:

  • How to understand your food cost by running and understanding a Cost of Goods sold report
  • How to tag items (specialty items) to monitor them and get a good understanding of their movement in your business

Dates: 

Aug 9 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Aug 23 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Sept 6 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Sept 20 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 4 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 18 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Nov 1 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register

Recipe Manager - Level 1

By attending this 30-minute training you will learn:

  • How to properly set up cookbooks and categories 
  • How to create a recipe 
  • How to run a Recipe Summary Report

Dates: 

Aug 2 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Aug 16 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Aug 30 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Sept 13 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Sept 27 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 11 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 25 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register

Recipe Manager - Level 2

By attending this 30-minute training you will learn:

  • How to batch recipes
  • How to add a batch recipe to a service recipe

Dates: 

July 25 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Aug 8 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Aug 22 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Sept 5 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Sept 19 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 3 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 17 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 31 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register

Online Payment 

By attending this 30-minute training you will learn:

  • How to select invoices to view and pay 
  • How to submit a payment 
  • How to print a confirmation of payment

Dates:  

Aug 1 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Aug 15 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Aug 29 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Sept 12 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Sept 26 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 10 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 24 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register

Online Ordering - Level 1

By attending this 30-minute training you will learn:

  • How to place an order and view confirmations
  • Search & filter your Order Guide 
  • How to sign up for ETA Truck Alerts

Dates:

July 18 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Aug. 1, 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Aug 15 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Aug 29 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Sept 12 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Sept 26 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 10 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 24 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register

Online Ordering - Level 2

By attending this 30-minute training you will learn:

  • How to create custom lists and custom headers 
  • How to create par levels
  • How to create notifications
  • How to print

Dates:

July 25 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Aug 8 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Aug 22 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Sept 5 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Sept 19 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 3 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 17 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register
Oct 31 2017 10:00:00 AM EST Register

Adding an Outside Distributor - Level 2

By attending this 30-minute training you will learn:

  • How to create outside distributor items for Recipe and Inventory Manager
  • How to update prices for these items

Dates: 

July 26 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Aug 9 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Aug 23 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Sept 6 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Sept 20 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 4 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Oct 18 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register
Nov 1 2017 2:00:00 PM EST Register

Cycle Menu Management

New to Cycle Menu Management and need a refresher? Sign in to your account and select the CMM Training to register for a live 60-minute training hosted by our Nutrition Resource Center.

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