Move Over Celebrity Chefs, Like It Or Not, Food Grads Are The New Rock Stars!

If you have an interest in the Food & Beverage Industry (or Leonardo DiCaprio) you will know by now that he invested in Beyond Meat.  In case you didn’t know, they make burgers out of Read More …

Do We Ever Really Know (For Sure) What We Want To Do?

Kathy shares her food career story.  By taking charge of her health she took control of her career.  For now she leaves the ‘career door’ open, because you never know where your passions may take Read More …

My Ticket to The World

“If you live an ordinary life, you have ordinary stories. Live a life of adventure and you will have the most exciting stories.” Exotic places, journeys of discovery! These were just stories to a young Read More …

3 Questions to Ask Yourself During Your First Job Search

Closing in on that certificate of completion for a dietetics internship – you’re twenty something and geting ready to join the ‘work world’ horse race. Another friend who had opted to get a Master’s Degree Read More …

We’d Like Some Respect. No, In Fact We Demand It!

During a major holiday season, a local waitress in a busy restaurant gives up time with friends and family serving a lot of customers in a short amount of time. On that same holiday, a Read More …

How to Find Maintenance Workers in Food Manufacturing

“This industry needs to fish with a different bait and in a different lake. We’re fishing, but in the wrong places” Baking Business.com shared an article based on an interview with Rowdy Brixey, former Director Read More …

Becoming a Food Scientist Surrounded by ‘Fake News’!

The topic of fake news has come up a lot in the media recently. While people tend to associate fake news with political topics, the spread of false information and lack of transparency also exists Read More …

Where to Get the Best Work Experience

You probably have to earn money anyway and if you goal is to work in the Food & Beverage industry, get a job in a restaurant. Here’s why. Relevant Work Experience When you graduate you Read More …

The Eggplant That Changed My Life

An eggplant pushed me into the wonderful chaos of food entrepreneurship “It is a cross-bread of several native Vietnamese eggplants”, Bernard from FoodPairing told me. When I had a bite of that eggplant I was Read More …