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 …

Don’t Become a Food Scientist if You Don’t Like to Talk!

I think that one of the biggest misconceptions about scientists–including food scientists–is those that are on the research side of the industry don’t need or desire to develop good communication skills. This issue comes up 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 …

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 …