Starting a Food Business?

Image: Courtesy of Souper Did you see the news recently about a 20 year old getting funding for his startup from General Mills? Daniel Katz created a protein packed snack brand and General Mills liked Read More …

Planning on Becoming a Rock Star Chef?

Featured Image: Photography by Rick O’Brien Its been said that chefs are the new Rock Stars.  Huge personalities in this space like Gordon Ramsay, Anthony Bourdain and Giada De Laurentiis make it impossible for food lovers with Read More …

Jumpstart Your Career in Food & Beverage

Food and Beverage Ontario (FBO), through the Taste Your Future Program, is engaging young people to think of the food and beverage processing sector as an exciting sector for employment. The bursary contest celebrates the Read More …

Explaining Co-ops, Internships (& Mini-Internships)

There are a lot of ideas about what the terms co-op and internship mean. I asked Lauren Starr from Western University to explain.  Here’s an over view of what Lauren has learned in her her Read More …

Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking

If I hadn’t have done that, my whole life would’ve been different – Warren Buffett on completing the Dale Carnegie Course in developing the ability to speak in public* It was one of the first Read More …

Best Job Search Advice from FoodGrads

Happy New Year! Before we jump into 2017 with new posts, I wanted to highlight some important posts from last year–in case you didn’t catch them the first time around–here is the right advice to Read More …

Don’t Be Shy Grads!

Its never easy starting a new job.  When you’ve just graduated and started your first job, everything is new, you’re just beginning to learn the ropes.  There’s no ‘How To’ manual on your desk so Read More …