Sandra Spivey
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  • Irvine, CA
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  • Taco Bell Corporation
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HR Director
Taco Bell Corporation
What best describes my company
Networking, Gaining Knowledge
1991 - Present: Taco Bell Corporation (Training & HR)
1987 - 1991: El Pollo Loco/Dennys (Training)
1976 - 1987: Carl's Jr. Restaurants (Training)
Years in the Industry

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Social Networking & New Employees

One of the things I've seen that makes a person want to stay or leave a restaurant or any organization, is their ability to establish their own social network at work.

People who establish these stick around -- friends don't want to leave friends -- even if the boss is less than stellar or the work isn't the most interesting.

Those new to the workforce might not understand this dynamic. The "old timers" might not understand how important it is to let the new folks "in" and… Continue

Posted on June 13, 2008 at 8:37am — 2 Comments

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At 6:47pm on August 27, 2009, Jagadish C said…
Hi Sandra-

Check us out at This is the company I founded. We are working with smaller chains to promote their deals and offers. We distribute the same through sms (text), email, Facebook, iPhone, Blackberry, print, widgets, and affiliates. Any ideas/suggestions from you most welcome.


Jagadish Channagiri
Pow!, Inc
650-245-1884 (C)
408-743-4449 (O)
At 11:26am on March 20, 2009, Keri Jo Patterson said…
Yeah! I will get a picture uploaded soon too. Thanks for setting us up on this, Sandi!
At 11:07am on March 6, 2009, Craig Priebe said…
Hi Sandra
Today is the Deadline!
Here's an opportunity- won't take but a moment and it's fun...
- go here-
-and vote for #F06 Cherry Almond Truffles - vote only once and pass it on to all of your friends
I am a finalist in a big video recipe contest and I need your votes to win
deadline is Friday March 6
Craig Priebe
"Grilled Pizzas & Piadinas"
At 1:52pm on March 3, 2009, Glennda Gallion said…
Thank you so much . We had a wonderful time at the PEM.
At 1:34pm on February 28, 2009,
Becky Mowers
Thanks again for the invitation Sandy!
I look forward to learning everything I can about this industry!
At 12:41pm on February 27, 2009, Ralph Burns said…
Sandy--thanks for the connection
At 12:12pm on February 27, 2009, Mickey Grant said…
Hey Sandy
Thank you for the invitation....
My little picture relates a little huh...
Glad to see you at PEM.
LMIC was soooooo much better!!!!!
I really liked it a ton more!!!!
Thanks for helping get that changed and above all for listening.... WOW!!!

At 7:40pm on November 25, 2008, Steven Williams said…
That is the famed Trojan head. Of course, the Tommy Trojan statue on campus as well as Tommy Trojan atop Traveler galloping across the field after each touchdown is more impressive. Another fun game this weekend--GO Trojans! Beat the Irish!
At 2:58pm on November 21, 2008, Ray Martinek said…
Hi Sandy, thanks for the invite, looks like a lot of great information:-)
At 5:42pm on November 20, 2008, Gina Williams said…
Hi Sandi, thanks for sharing this with us and brining us into the present :o)




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