Ep. 015 – Choosing Between Work and Graduate School with Katie Lanfranki, R+D Technologist at South Coast Baking

I promise, this is the last Cal Poly alumni episode for a while (at least until episode 25)! But I gotta tell you about Katie Lanfranki. Katie is currently a Research & Development Technologist at South Read More …

Job Wanted: Trang’s Story (2 of 2)

New graduates face plenty of challenges when they navigate the employment market for the first time. Job search for many is a frustrating and lengthy process, especially if you lack relevant work experience.   Imagine being a Read More …

Job Wanted: Trang’s Story (1 of 2)

Drastic times call for drastic measures Trang and her husband Rakesh decided to approach their job search differently.  After months of disappointment and dead ends they stood at a busy intersection (in Downtown Toronto) and Read More …

Ep. 014 – Professor, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist with Dr. Tom Neuhaus, Owner of Mama Ganache Chocolates (and more)

Do you remember episode 2 and episode 11? Both Trevor Fast and Andrea Zeng took this dude’s chocolate class and were even promoted to work in chocolate production on campus. Today, we’re interviewing a man Read More …

No Relevant Experience? No Problem

The number one concern for most people trying to find their first job is a lack of relevant experience. This post will help you reframe the minimal experience you do have to make you attractive to a future employer. Read More …

Ep. 012 – On Being a Research Chef with Kimberly Schaub, Innovation Manager at Lundberg Family Farms

So last week, I interviewed Andrea, a Food Technologist working for Lundberg Family Farm, and today, I’m interviewing someone from there too – her boss, a Product Developer and Research Chef at Lundberg! What are the odds? And Read More …