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The cofounder of MOD Pizza, the fastest-growing restaurant chain in America, reveals how its hiring strategy was key to its meteoric rise during the recession

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MOD Pizza is America's fastest-growing restaurant chain, beating out popular chains like Shake Shack and Jersey Mike's, according to Nation's Restaurant News' latest ranking.
MOD cofounder Ally Svenson recently told Business Insider that the chain never prioritized growth, instead focusing on filling a need for its customers and employees.
MOD's purpose-driven business model, which utilizes the practice of "impact hiring," or hiring people with significant barriers to employment, leads to a greater degree of employee enfranchisement and, therefore, better...
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