Podcast: From Victim to Leader

How a scary experience led Tom Hart to a varied career in convenience stores

This edition of At Your Convenience is brought to you by Transact Technologies.


It was 45 years ago that Tom Hart was robbed at gunpoint while he manned the checkout at a convenience store. The experience, while frightening, set Hart on a career in convenience stores that, today, has him leading online training for convenience retailers and other businesses through a variety of skills, including dealing with armed robbery and store security, with Ready Training Online (RTO).

In this episode of "At Your Convenience," CSP Editor Greg Lindenberg talks with Hart about the encounter and how he hopes others can learn from it and his other experiences in the c-store industry.

At Your Convenience” brings industry experts and analysts together with CSP editors to discuss the latest in c-store news and trends. From mergers and acquisitions to foodservice and technology, the podcast delivers the story straight to listeners in short-format episodes, perfect for the morning commute or a quick break at the office.

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