I Just Started My First Job in the Food Industry: Some Tips I Want to Share….

Hey FoodGrads! I’m sure many of you have wondered: What’s it like to graduate and get your first job? What do employers want and expect of me as a recent grad? What is it like Read More …

8 Facts About Customer Service Representatives

If you ever have a problem with a product then you likely have called or emailed a help line. For food products a customer service number can likely be found in the small print of Read More …

Real Interview Questions from 4 Food Jobs

Recently I just graduated from Ryerson University so I know first hand the emotions that come from graduating. What is the most daunting is the interview process. Researching so much but not even knowing what Read More …

10 Steps: Crossing Over From Chef to Product Developer

Recently, a few chefs and cooks have asked me about getting into product development. They express exhaustion with the demands of the restaurants, from the hours standing at their stations to the number of missed Read More …

How I Became A Campus Ambassador For The Food Industry!

Last Tuesday night, I attended the Food Science Club meeting at the University Guelph. As part of the Food Science Student council, I’m at every meeting anyway, but this night was a little more special. Read More …

The Reason Small Companies Work For Grads!

Should you be looking at large companies with hundreds of employees and a well known brand or are there benefits to working at a smaller organization when you’ve just graduated? Last year we published an Read More …

I’m Trying to Get a Position in Food R&D / Product Development

Hey Team FoodGrads! I am a recent graduate with a Masters degree in Food Technology. I have been trying to get a position in Food R&D by networking, interviewing and doing everything I can. However, the only Read More …