Saving the world is…complicated, and what small role will you play?

There’s a food lawyer named Shawn Stevens who likes to begin talks with a brief statement that (at food safety conferences), most of us in the room consider ourselves “good people” who are trying to Read More …

The 6 Most Popular Questions Asked By Students & New Grads

The Career Showdown 2018 was a great success.  If you weren’t able to be there you didn’t get the chance to ask 30+ Food & Beverage industry professionals about their job, education, skills etc. etc. Read More …

A New Way to Learn About Careers in Food & Beverage!

Happy, Informative, Ambition, Drive, Loud, Purposeful, Relaxed and most of all FUN!  Those are the words that come to mind after last weeks Career Showdown, now I’ve had time to reflect. It was sheer pleasure being Read More …

8 Facts About Quality Assurance Technicians

The reason why we do not hear about more food related illnesses is not a mistake.There are teams of trained professionals who have made it their job to ensure the safety of food. Safety is Read More …

The Top 2 Reasons People Get Sick Because of The Food Industry

One of the points that really resonated with me during my interview with Darin Detwiler is where he was very definitive about how outbreaks occur. Through is 25 years of experience, he says it’s because Read More …

Career Playlist

Adam Yee, has completed over 50 episodes and counting, looking into a wide and diverse pool of people in the food industry. From different backgrounds–ages and professions–what always shines is their love of food.  If Read More …

Getting a Job in Quality Assurance & Food Safety

Hello team FoodGrads! I received this question from a student recently; I’ve been looking at Quality Assurance positions in various food companies like Trophy Foods Inc., Maple Leaf Foods Inc, Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee Read More …